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        Historia naturalis Helvetiae curiosa, in VII, sectiones compendiose digesta.

      . Tiguri [Zürich], J. H. Lindinner, 1680. 12mo. Title page, [xxiii], 390, [xxviii] pp. Late 18th or early 19th century boards. Spine with red morocco label with gilt lines and title. Speckled edges.* Rare first edition of one of the earliest natural history descriptions of Switserland, with emphasis on the Alps in respect of their shape, glaciers, caves, lakes, rivers, mineral springs, etc. Furthermore it deals with its fossils (about 50 pp.), as well as the meteorites, plants (with a list of principal herbs, a chapter on wine, and one on mushrooms) and animals (mainly vertebrates, including the reptiles and fish, and the insects). Preserved in transparent sleeve. Some rubbing to the joints, otherwise a remarkably well-preserved copy. Haller I, 1039; Ward & Carozzi, 2265..

      [Bookseller: Dieter Schierenberg BV]
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        Regnorum Castellae,Andalucia,Granadae,Valentiae et Murcia. Accurata Tabula.

      Amsterdam circa 1680-90. - Mapa grabado con perfiles en color original.62x51 cms.Muy buen estado.Gran cartela con escudos y personajes,escalas. Este mapa procede de atlas compuestos o factícios compilados por la familia Vischer a finales del sXVII y que vendían a su clientela en Amsterdam.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Pontes]
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        Novissima et Accuratissima Totius Americae Descriptio (North and South America)

      Amsterdam 1680 - Engraving with original hand-color. Sheet size: 20 1/2 x 24 1/4". Inventory#: p1434pmat.

      [Bookseller: Arader Galleries of Philadelphia, PA]
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        Novissima et accuratissima XVII Provinciarum Germaniae Inferior. . .

      Amsterdam 1680 - The map shows both the Netherlands and Belgium with two large decorative cartouches. , Size : 475x555 (mm), 18.75x21.875 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring Good, laid on acid free paper for long term preservation. Some browning due to the colour transfer of the image on the opposite page while in atlas.

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        Insulae Iavae Cum parte insularum Borneo Svmatrae et circumjacentium insularum novissima delineatio

      Amsterdam 1680 - Size : 423x515 (mm), 16.625x20.25 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring Very Good; some light age toning

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        Novissima Regnorum PORTUGAL et ALGARBIAE Descriptio

      Amsterdam., c.1680.. Copper engraving. Original colour. Very slightly darkened in places, but clean with strong colour. Very good condition Size: 48.5 x 58 cm. (19 x 23 inches). Very attractive map of Portugal. Illustrated cartouche at top left surrounded by flying cherubs, at lower left there is a secondary cartouche surmounted with shields surrounded by cherubs and dogs, showing 3 scales

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        SENTIMENS (SENTIMENTS) DE MONSIEUR DESCARTES touchant l'essence et les proprietez (propriétés) du corps opposez à la doctrine de l'Eglise et conformes aux erreurs de Calvin sur le sujet de l'Eucharistie avec une dissertation sur la prétendue possibilité des choses impossibles

      1680 - reliure plein veau brun moucheté (binding full calfskin) in-douze (duodecimo), dos 5 nerfs (spine with raised bands) - roulettes sur les nerfs (fillets on the raised bands) - entre-nerfs à fleuron au fer évidé (floweret with hollowed out blocking stamp) - pièce de titre sur fond grenat avec filet or (label of title with gilt line), coiffe supérieure défraîchie (head of the spine faded), roulettes sur les coupes (fillets on the cuts), tranches jaspées (marbled edges), texte à manchette (marginal note), sans illustration (no illustration), travail de vers in fine sur quelques pages sans conséquence sur le texte (worm's work at rear on some pages no consequence for the understanding of the text), XXIV+320 pages avec Privilège du Roy, 1680 à Paris Chez Estienne Michallet, bon état malgré les petits défauts signalés (very good condition in spite of the smalls defects indicated) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Totius Fluminis RHENI Novissima Descriptio

      Amsterdam., c.1680. The Rhine. Copper engraving. Original colour. Centrefold strengthened. Good margins. Very good condition Size: 52.5 x 46 cm. Detailed double map of Rhine. The upper map shows the the river from its source to Frankfurt, the lower map shows the northern part to the sea. Decorated cartouche at lower left of upper map, scales flanked by Neptune and mermaid at top right of lower map.

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        Domini Ultraiectini Tabula Auctore Frederico de Wit Amsterodami (map of Utrecht province) Dominii

      - Amsterdam, niet gedateerd (ca. 1680). ca. 62 x 53 cm. Mooie kaart van de provincie Utrecht, met het noorden rechtsonder. Handgekleurd, met gekleurde cartouche linksboven en rechtsonder de gegevens van de Wit: "tot Amsterdam by Frederick de Wit inden Calverstraat by den Dam inde Witte Pascaert". Zeldzame staat: deze versie heeft een andere Cartouche linksboven, met een bisschop die een kerktoren (de dom?) vasthoudt, engelen en een wapenschild. Rechtsonder is geen cartouche. De meeste varianten hebben linksboven en rechtsonder een cartouche, die gekopieerd zijn van Visscher. Deze versie is misschien vroeger (?) en zou dan kunnen dateren rond 1670, toen de Wit de eerste versie van zijn "Nieut Kaartboeck" publiceerde, waar deze kaart in voorkwam. Deze cartouche met de bisschop is later gekopieerd door Danckerts, maar in de versie van de Wit zeldzaam. Goede conditie, enkele scheuren op de vouwen professioneel gerestaureerd. Toont het gebied tussen Amsterdam, Amersfoort, Culemborg en Oudewater. Getoonde steden zijn naast de genoemde ondermeer Woerden, Naarden, Muiden, Buren, Utrecht, Ijsselstein, Asperen, Schoonhoven. Nice early map of Utrecht province, oriented west at the top. VG condition, original colouring (including cartouche); some professionally repaired tears on folds. Koeman Wit 25.

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        COMPENDIO DE LOS ESTATUTOS DE ESTA SANTA IGLESIA METROPOLITANA DE BURGOS, HECHOS EL AÑO DE MIL Y QUINIENTOS Y SETENTA Y SEIS POR EL ILUSTRISIMO, Y REVERENDISIMO CARDENAL DON FRANCISCO PACHECO DE TOLEDO, PRIMER ARÇOBISPO DE ESTE ARÇOBISPADO, Y POR EL MUY ILUSTRE DEAN, Y CABILDO DE ELLA Y SUS DIPUTADOS.

      - Portada con un grabado y orla en xilografía. Folio. 83 pp.+[8]. Encuadernación actual en cartoné y papel de aguas. 30x21,5. (sin lugar, ni año; hacia 1680). Junto con este Compendio va una hoja impresa por ambas caras con un documento referente a la iglesia de Burgos y lleva fecha de 1747. Encuadernado a continuación con los anteriores: TRASUMPTA DECISIONUM ET EXECUTORIALIUM SACRAE ROTAE ad favorem Capituli Metropolitanae Ecclesiae Burgensis in causis super competentia iurisdictionis inter Illustrissimum Dominum D. Ioannem de Isla, Archiepiscopum praefatae Sanctae Ecclesiae, & eius Capitulum. 21 pp. (sin lugar, ni año; lleva las fechas de 1687 y 1690 que deben de ser próximas al año de impresión). Palau, ref. 208279. LIBROS ANTIGUOS Catálogo 83 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        "The history of the Turkish empire from the year 1623 to the year 1677, containing the reigns of the emperours…"

      London: printed by J.M. for John Starkey. 1680. "First edition, folio, pp. [6], 89; 336, [16]; engraved frontispiece portrait of the author, 3 engraved portraits of Turkish emperors and another engraved plate of a Turkish pageant; full contemporary calf, recased and rebacked to match, gilt lettering direct on spine; clean tear in bottom margin of frontis, neatly closed on recto, but generally a good, sound copy, or better. In 1661 Rycaut ""was sent to Turkey as secretary in the embassy of Heneage Finch, second earl of Winchilsea. He was attached to the Porte about six years, and during that period twice travelled to England"" (DNB). ""Rycaut, from his long residence and connection with the Embassy, was well qualified to delineate Levantine customs … [His] History is regarded as one of the best of its kind with respect to the religious and military state of Turkey"" (Cox I, 210). ""An extremely important and influential work, which provides the fullest account of Ottoman affairs during the 17th century"" (Blackmer 1463). Wing R2406; Atabey R2406."

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        Historia naturalis Helvetiae curiosa, in VII, sectiones compendiosè digesta

      Tiguri [Zürich], J. H. Lindinner, 1680. 12mo. Title page, [xxiii], 390, [xxviii] pp. Late 18th or early 19th century boards. Spine with red morocco label with gilt lines and title. Speckled edges.* Rare first edition of one of the earliest natural history descriptions of Switserland, with emphasis on the Alps in respect of their shape, glaciers, caves, lakes, rivers, mineral springs, etc. Furthermore it deals with its fossils (about 50 pp.), as well as the meteorites, plants (with a list of principal herbs, a chapter on wine, and one on mushrooms) and animals (mainly vertebrates, including the reptiles and fish, and the insects). Preserved in transparent sleeve. Some rubbing to the joints, otherwise a remarkably well-preserved copy. Haller I, 1039; Ward & Carozzi, 2265.

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        Origines Juridiciales, or Historical Memorials of the English Laws, Courts of Justice, Forms of Tryal, Punishment in Cases Criminal, Law-Writers, Law-Books . . . Inns of Court and Chancery [etc.]. Third edition. Wing D2490

      Printed for Christop. Wilkinson [and two others] [etc.], London 1680 - Contemporary calf, ex-library, the front board detached and the title and first leaf loose; with the armorial bookplate of Charles, Viscount Bruce The foremost early treatise devoted to the history of the legal profession (particularly to the Inns of Court), still of value, termed "a pioneering work . . . and influential" by Dr. Baker and "the chief authority" by Holdsworth; with the 7 plates

      [Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc., member ABAA]
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        Consolationis Philosophiae libros quinque. Interpretatione et Notis illustravit Petrus Callyus, Regius Eloquentiae & Philosophiae Professor in Academiâ Cadomensi

      Lambertum Roulland, Lutetiae Parisiorum 1680 - In-4 (240 x 180 mm), titre, (19) ff., 352 pp., (29) ff., maroquin rouge, dos à cinq nerfs orné, pièce de maroquin vert, filets entourant les plats, dentelle sur les coupes et intérieure, tranches dorées (reliure d'époque). Orné d'un frontispice gravé. Première édition contenant les annotations de Pierre Cally (1630 - 1709). Ouvrage de la Collection "In Usum Delphini", composée de textes classiques grecs et latins (Cicéron, Pline, Suétone, etc), destinée à l'instruction du Grand Dauphin, Louis de France (1661 - 1711), fils de Louis XIV et Marie-Thérèse d'Autriche. Timbre de Bibliothèque sur le premier feuillet blanc et le titre. Ex-libris avec devise "Lucem ex tenebris". (quelques menus défauts). // Quarto (240 x 180 mm), titre, (19) ff., 352 pp., (29) ff., red morocco, sipne tooled raised on five bands, green morocco label, fillets border on covers, dentelle on turns-in and inside, gilt edges (contemporary binding). Illustrated with an engraved frontispiece. First edition with the notes by Pierre Cally (1630 - 1709). From the collection "In Usum Delphini", composed of classical Greek and Latin texts for the education of the Grand Dauphin, Louis de France (1661 - 1711), son of king Louis XIV and Marie-Thérèse d'Autriche. Stamp of a library on first blank leaf and title. Book plate with the motto "Lucem ex tenebris". (some minor rubbings).

      [Bookseller: H. PICARD ET FILS, founded 1860]
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        The Grand Question, Concerning the Bishops Right To Vote in Parlament

      1680 - A Defense of the Lords Spiritual [Stillingfleet, Edward (1635-1699), Attributed]. The Grand Question, Concerning the Bishops Right To Vote in Parlament [sic] in Cases Capital, Stated and Argued, From The Parlament [sic] Rolls, and the History of Former Times. With An Enquiry into the Peerage, And the Three Estates in Parlament [sic]. London: Printed for M.P., 1680. [iv], 188 pp. Octavo (6-1/2" x 4"). Contemporary mottled calf, blind rules to boards, rebacked, raised bands, gilt ornaments and lettering piece to spine, hinges mended. Moderate rubbing to boards with wear to corners. Light toning to text. Later signatures and annotations to endleaves, interior otherwise clean. * First edition, one of two issues from 1680. On the face of it, this is a discussion of a right enjoyed by the Lords Spiritual, the bishops of the Church of England who sit in the house of Lords. More broadly, it is an argument defending their membership in Parliament that refuted contrary claims advanced in several recent pamphlets by Whig authors. At this time, the tense years leading to the Glorious Revolution, the Whigs feared the imminent ascendance of French-style royal absolutism and "popery," which would initiate a corresponding suppression of Protestantism and the rights of Englishmen. Stillingfleet, a prominent theologian and scholar, was an able and enthusiastic defender of Anglican orthodoxy. A second edition of The Grand Question was published in 1682. English Short-Title Catalogue R19869. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Grand Question, Concerning the Bishops Right To Vote in Parlament In Cases Capital Stated and Argued from Parlament-Rolls, and the History of former Times.

      London: Printed for M. P. and sold by Richard Rumball 1680 - .With an Enquiry into their Peerage, and the Three Estates in Parlament.; first edition; 12mo (leaves 17 cm. tall), [2 leaves] (title, Contents), 188 pp.; possibly contemporary plain full leather binding worn with substantial chip at tail of spine and hinges cracked, free endpapers stained and tattered, name of a previous owner scribbled out in ink at corner of title, last two leaves margin tattered with no letters touched, complete and block still well sewn but good only; Wing S5594. Photos available upon request.

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        Actes et Memoires des Negotiations de la Paix de Nimegue

      Amsterdam - La Haye 1680 - A rare collection of 17th century diplomatic texts,treatise, negotiation and correspondence. This work provides important original sources and contemporary accounts of the Treaties of Peace of Nijmegen (Ngotiations de Nimegue or Ngotiations de la Paix de Nimgue; Friede von Nimwegen). Theseseries of treaties, signed in the Dutch city of Nijmegen between August 1678 and December 1679, ended various interconnected wars among France, the Dutch Republic, Spain, Brandenburg, Sweden, Denmark, the Prince-Bishopric of Mnster, and the Holy Roman Empire. Text in French. Second edition. Scarce. Condition: In a full vellum binding with title inked on the spine. Externally, sound with marks to boards. Internally, firmly bound. pages are remarkably bright and clean for their age withthe few handling marks or small spots confined to the endpapers. Front pastedown has a faded and partially removed ink inscription. Overall: VERY GOOD [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Novissima et Accuratissima Totius Americae Descriptio.

      Amsterdam 1680 - This is the second state of the map"California with indented northern coast. Peninsula named Agubela de Cato to northeast. . .A revised edition of Visscher's map of 1670, with changed shape of California and partiall reversed title cartouche. . .Visscher's dedication cartouche now has reversed figures and contains descriptive text on America. Zelandia Nova is not present." (McLaughlin), Size : 490x580 (mm), 19.25x22.875 (Inches), Hand Colored, 0

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        Novissima et Accuratissima totius Italiae Corsicae et Sardiniae.

      Amsterdam 1680 - Size : 485x565 (mm), 19.125x22.25 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring Very Good, reinforcement of minor cracking due to oxidation of colour pigments.

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        Accuratissima totius regni HISPANIAE. Spain.

      Amsterdam. c.1680. - Copper engraving. Original colour. Size: 58.5 x 49 cm. (23 x 19½ inches) 2 wormholes. Very good condition Handsome map of Spain and Portugal, large cartouche at lower right with cherubs, seated monarch, royal arms, sea monster, and nymphs playing. Scales at lower left

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Salzburg (Austria)

      Frankfurt 1680 - Mathias Merian the Elder (1593-1650) was one of the most prominent members of the leading print publishing family of 17th-century Germany, known throughout Europe for his engravings of cityscapes and landscapes, his scientific books, and his editions of the noted series of travel books, the “Great Voyages.” Born and trained in Basel , Switzerland, in the early 1600’s he began studying drawing, engraving and etching in Zurich with engraver Friedrich Meyer. Merian joined the Frankfurt publishing house of Johann Theodor de Bry in 1616 and, the following year, he married de Bry’s daughter Maria Magdalena. Merian gained his greatest acclaim as head of the family publishing house following the death of his father-in-law in 1623. He rapidly and almost single-handedly built up the house to become one of the most important in Europe, etching most of the plates himself until about 1645, when he increasingly relied upon the help of a growing staff of assistants and pupils, among them Wenceslaus Hollar, Rudolf and Conrad Meyer of Zurich, and his sons Matthaus and Casper. “Topographia Germaniae” was published around 1680 in partnership with Zeiller Martin who wrote the text. “Topographia Germaniae” was one of the larges and most comprehensive publishing’s of its time with engravings of major European cities and historically important locations, each expertly engraved by Merian and his sons. In total, Topographia Germaniae is comprised of 30 volumes with more than 2,000 individually detailed engravings with maps and views of cities, towns, castles, fortresses and monasteries. This engraving, "Salzburg" measures 12.75" x 15.75" and is in very good condition with light pencil markings on the lower right corner and ink mark on the back of the top left corner. This engraving details the city, wrapping along the Salzach River. Noted on this map are the Kapuzinerberg Hills on the eastern bank of the river, as well as numerous churches, monasteries and residences. Salzburg, meaning "Salt Castle" derives its name from the barges carrying salt on the Salzach River. In the 14th century Salzburg gained independence from Bavaria. This map is highly detailed and gives interesting views of the city of Salzburg, fortress and surrounding lands and includes a decorative compass and version of the city crest.

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        Catalogue of the Kings of England, the Bishops of England, and the Dukes of England

      London - Basset 1680 - Very scarce not listed on ESTC. A detailed and illustrated catalogue of British history and geneaology from Peter Heylyn in a vellum binding. Bound in half vellum with gilt lettering and decoration. Containing the Catalogue of Kings, Catalogue of Bishops, and Catalogue of Dukes, Marquesses, and Earls. With numerous heraldric woodcuts. Originally published under the name Robert Hall, this work is identified as that of Peter Heylyn. Condition: The binding is tight and firm. The joints are starting. There is rubbing with edge wear and loss to the paper boards. Internally the pages have slight browning with marks and the occasional spot. There are tidemarks to the first few pages, and tidemarks to the lower margin throughout the book that does not affect the text. There are fore-edge margin tidemarks from page 507 to the rear, becoming prominent to the last fifteen leaves. Overall the condition is good. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Ratisbona (Regensburg)

      Frankfurt 1680 - Mathias Merian the Elder (1593-1650) was one of the most prominent members of the leading print publishing family of 17th-century Germany, known throughout Europe for his engravings of cityscapes and landscapes, his scientific books, and his editions of the noted series of travel books, the “Great Voyages.” Born and trained in Basel , Switzerland, in the early 1600’s he began studying drawing, engraving and etching in Zurich with engraver Friedrich Meyer. Merian joined the Frankfurt publishing house of Johann Theodor de Bry in 1616 and, the following year, he married de Bry’s daughter Maria Magdalena. Merian gained his greatest acclaim as head of the family publishing house following the death of his father-in-law in 1623. He rapidly and almost single-handedly built up the house to become one of the most important in Europe, etching most of the plates himself until about 1645, when he increasingly relied upon the help of a growing staff of assistants and pupils, among them Wenceslaus Hollar, Rudolf and Conrad Meyer of Zurich, and his sons Matthaus and Casper. “Topographia Germaniae” was published around 1680 in partnership with Zeiller Martin who wrote the text. “Topographia Germaniae” was one of the larges and most comprehensive publishing’s of its time with engravings of major European cities and historically important locations, each expertly engraved by Merian and his sons. In total, Topographia Germaniae is comprised of 30 volumes with more than 2,000 individually detailed engravings with maps and views of cities, towns, castles, fortresses and monasteries. This engraving, "Ratisbona" measures 12.5" x 15.5" and is in excellent condition with a light pencil marking on the lower right corner. This map of Ratisbona, now called Regensburg, illustrates the Bavarian city in an areal and panoramic view. Regensburg is located on the confluence of the Danube and Regen rivers. History of the area dates back to the Stone Age. In 179 Romans built a fort on the site of the "Old City" which became an important Roman camp. Regensburg also has a history of governance as it became a free city in 1245, part of the Duchy of Bavaria in 1486 and independent again in 1496 (granted by the Holy Roman Emperor). This map includes a legend that labels numerous important locales within the city including churches, monasteries and other government buildings. As illustrated on the map, the coat of arms of Regensburg is still the double keys crossed.

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        The history of the Turkish empire from the year 1623 to the year 1677, containing the reigns of the emperours

      printed by J.M. for John Starkey, London 1680 - "First edition, folio, pp. [6], 89; 336, [16]; engraved frontispiece portrait of the author, 3 engraved portraits of Turkish emperors and another engraved plate of a Turkish pageant; full contemporary calf, recased and rebacked to match, gilt lettering direct on spine; clean tear in bottom margin of frontis, neatly closed on recto, but generally a good, sound copy, or better. In 1661 Rycaut "was sent to Turkey as secretary in the embassy of Heneage Finch, second earl of Winchilsea. He was attached to the Porte about six years, and during that period twice travelled to England" (DNB). "Rycaut, from his long residence and connection with the Embassy, was well qualified to delineate Levantine customs [His] History is regarded as one of the best of its kind with respect to the religious and military state of Turkey" (Cox I, 210). "An extremely important and influential work, which provides the fullest account of Ottoman affairs during the 17th century" (Blackmer 1463). Wing R2406; Atabey R2406." [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Bavaria Ducatus

      Frankfurt 1680 - Mathias Merian the Elder (1593-1650) was one of the most prominent members of the leading print publishing family of 17th-century Germany, known throughout Europe for his engravings of cityscapes and landscapes, his scientific books, and his editions of the noted series of travel books, the “Great Voyages.” Born and trained in Basel , Switzerland, in the early 1600’s he began studying drawing, engraving and etching in Zurich with engraver Friedrich Meyer. Merian joined the Frankfurt publishing house of Johann Theodor de Bry in 1616 and, the following year, he married de Bry’s daughter Maria Magdalena. Merian gained his greatest acclaim as head of the family publishing house following the death of his father-in-law in 1623. He rapidly and almost single-handedly built up the house to become one of the most important in Europe, etching most of the plates himself until about 1645, when he increasingly relied upon the help of a growing staff of assistants and pupils, among them Wenceslaus Hollar, Rudolf and Conrad Meyer of Zurich, and his sons Matthaus and Casper. “Topographia Germaniae” was published around 1680 in partnership with Zeiller Martin who wrote the text. “Topographia Germaniae” was one of the larges and most comprehensive publishing’s of its time with engravings of major European cities and historically important locations, each expertly engraved by Merian and his sons. In total, Topographia Germaniae is comprised of 30 volumes with more than 2,000 individually detailed engravings with maps and views of cities, towns, castles, fortresses and monasteries. This engraving, "Bavaria Ducatus" measures 12.5" x 15.25" and is in excellent condition with light ink mark on the back of the top left corner and pencil marking on the bottom right corner. This map illustrates the state of Bavaria in southeast Germany. Bavaria is one of the oldest states in Europe and was formally established as a duchy in the 1st millennium, and fell under rule of the Holy Roman Empire through the 17th century. The Kingdom of Bavaria existed from 1806, when Napoleon abolished the Holy Roman Empire to 1918 when it became a free state. This expertly detailed map notes many major and smaller cities along the Danube River near the top, including Neuburg, Straubing and Passau. Rivers off of the Danube are noted and flow south to major cities such as Dachau, Munich, Wasserburg and Salzburg. This all encompassing map is well detailed and shows areas of lakes and forests and includes a decorative cartouche and figure holding the escutcheon coat of arms with the Peoples Crown, symbols of Bavaria.

      [Bookseller: Arader Galleries San Francisco]
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        Nova totius Hungariae, Transilvaniae, Serviae, Romaniae, Bulgariae, Walachlae, Moldaviae. (Hungary/Transylvania/Romania/Bulgaria)

      Amsterdam - Engraving with original hand-color. Circa 1680. Sheet size: 21 x 23 3/8". Inventory#: p1256pmat. 0

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        Utriusque Alsatiae Ducatus Dupontii et Spirensis

      Amsterdam 1680 - The map depicts the Alsace region in Northeastern France and the bordering German surroundings., Size : 480x560 (mm), 18.875x22 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring

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        L'Oraison Dominicale

      [Paris? c.1680] - Illuminated manuscript on one side of a single vellum leaf [271 x 195 mm] in black, red and gold ink, with the title in a cartouche, historiated initial P and tailpiece in gold and colours, within a red ruled border. Mounted and bound c.1935 by Riviere and Son (signed in gilt on the front turn-in) as a folio [359 x 275 x 8 mm] in full navy blue goatskin, the covers with a gilt double fillet border, the spine divided into six panels with gilt fillets and lettered in the second panel, turn-ins tooled with gilt rolls, marbled endleaves, gilt edges. In a half red goatskin chemise, with marbled paper sides and lined with felt. An attractively executed manuscript of The Lord's Prayer, handsomely presented by Riviere. With the leather booklabel of Mortimer Schiff. Sold Sotheby, 8/12/1938, lot 2073. Gilles Rousselet (1610-1686) was a French engraver, print-publisher and calligrapher. He worked for the Imprimerie Royale from 1642 until 1647 and as a Graveur du Roi he was given the task of reproducing 14 of the paintings in the French royal collection. His oeuvre comprises over 400 prints, including more than 90 plates after works by his friend Charles Le Brun. He had two pupils, Gabriel Le Brun and Etienne Picart.

      [Bookseller: George Bayntun ABA ILAB]
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        Tabula Russia Vulgo Moscovia

      Amsterdam 1680 - Size : 445x550 (mm), 17.5x21.625 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring Laid down on acid-free tissue paper to stabilize the oxidation of the original colour, slight toning of the paper, otherwise very good.

      [Bookseller: Alexandre Antique Prints, Maps & Books]
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        Tabula RUSSIA Vulgo MOSCOVIA

      Amsterdam., c.1680.. Copper engraving. Original colour. Fine condition, good margins. Single wormholes on each side. Centrefold strengthened. Size: 56 x 45 cm. (22 x 17½ inches) Attractive map of European Russia, from the Arctic Ocean to the Black Sea, and the Gulf of Bothnia to eastern Siberia. Decorated cartouche at lower right, flanked by five figures, royalty and hunters

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Bigdê kohanîm], id est vestitus sacerdotum hebraeorum, sive commentarius amplissimus in Exodi cap. 28, ac 29 & Levit. cap 16 aliaque loca S. Scripturae quamplurima. Liber primus (-secundus).

      Amsterdam, veneunt apud Janssonio-Waesbergios, Danielem Elsevirium, Viduam J. à Someren, et Henr. & Theod. Boom, 1680. - 4to. 2 vols. (58), 430 (but: 432), (36) pp. (4), 431-940 (but: 433-942), (48) pp. With engr. frontispiece, 5 engr. plates (1 of which folding), 11 full-page engr. illustrations in the text and 1 engr. numismatic illustration in the text. Contemp. half calf with double gold-stamped labels to gilt spines. First edition, rare. - "A scarce work on the Jewish high priests. The first volume discusses the materials, colors and origins of sacred dress; in the second volume the various forms of the garments are considered" (OCLC 39926835, regarding the Leyden edition published by Arnold Doud in the same year). - Occasionally somewhat browned due to paper. Vol. 2 with defect to spine and occasional worming. Small tear-out to corner of p. 499 (contemporarily re-backed; no loss to text or illustration). Untrimmed and largely uncut copy. Colas 424. Rahir 1732. Willems 1575. RGG I, 1227. Cf. Fürst I, 131 (1701 ed.). Cf. Hiler 112 and Lipperheide Oc 15 (1697f. ed.). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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