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2019-08-01 21:44:48
DE WIT, Frederick.
Amsterdam, c.1680. Original colour. 465 x 555mm. A very fine example of one of the most decorative maps of Crete, based on the map by Sébastian de Pontault Beaulieu, a French military engineer who had mapped the fortifications of many Mediterranean islands. His map of Crete was published in 1674, only five years after Crete had fallen to the Turks after a 24-year siege. The seas around the island are filled with galleons & galleys representing this epic struggle. Above the map the title is on a banner held aloft by putti, and the corners have plans of the fortfications of Canea and Candia. Under the map are four more plans, and around the whole is an engraved frame-like border. ZACHARAKIS: 2392.
Bookseller: Altea Antique Maps [London, United Kingdom]
2019-07-30 01:26:26
LEIGH, Edward.
London: William Whitwood, 1680. Octavo (142 x 93 mm). Contemporary unlettered sheep, double blind-stamped rule border to sides, flat spine ruled in blind. Spine ends and corners a little worn, a little light spotting and browning; a very good copy in an attractive contemporary binding. Woodcut initials in text. Ownership inscription of Thomas Bayly to front free endpaper, with his purchase price at head of title, and engraved armorial bookplate to front pastedown, modern bookplate to rear pastedown. A re-issue, with cancel title-page, of the edition published in 1671 under the title Three Diatribes or discourses, of travel, of monay, and of measuring distance betwixt place and palce, continuously paginated, but each part with its own printed title dated 1671. In his note "To the Candid Reader", the former Member of Parliament Edward Leigh refers to earlier travellers who had written accounts, with mention of several Arabist scholars including Golius, Erpenius, and Pocock. His survey of coinage includes the observation that gold and silver are not necessarily of interest to all: "Mony, commonly, is the mean for all commodities, and answereth to all. Yet the Spaniards coming into the West-Indies, had many commodities of the country which they needed, brought unto them by the inhabitants; to whom, when they offered them money, goodly pieces of gold coyn, the Indians taking the mony, would put it into their mouths, and spit it out to the Spaniards again, signifying, that they could not eat it, or make use of it; and therefore would not part with their commodities for mony, unle … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA/ ILAB. [London, United Kingdom]
2019-07-27 15:11:17
Frederick de WIT (1630 - 1706)
1680. "Importante e decorativa carta nautica dell'Africa Orientale, con il Madagascar, la penisola arabica e le coste orientali dell'India. La carta, molto accurata, raffigura le rotte seguite dai navigatori europei nella rotta per l'Oriente e si basa su informazioni della Compagnie delle Indie. Un elaborato cartiglio al centro raffifura gli animali africani e numerosi costumi arabi. La mappa del De Wit è per la prima volta pubblicata nel 1675 nel raro ""Orbis Maritimus ofte Zee Atlas"" e successivamente inserita in alcuni atlanti compositi e nelle ristampe di Renard contenute nel ""Atlas de la Navigation"", 1715. Incisione in rame, magnifica coloritura coeva, tracce di piega centrale, nel complesso in buono stato di conservazione." A highly decorative, large sea chart of the East Coast of Africa with Madagascar, the Arabian Peninsula, and the Malabar Coast of India. This was an important region as it depicts an area heavily contested among the Portuguese, Dutch, English, and other European powers, and with its Arab settlements that were in this area from earliest times. This sea chart was first published in De Wit's Orbis Maritmus ofte Zee Atlas of 1675 and appeared in later editions as well. De Wit's sea charts from his Zee Atlas are sought after for their geographical content as well as their attractive cartouches and vignettes. A large, elaborate title cartouche dominates the bottom of the chart. This cartouche shows animals: lions, water Buffalo, snakes, and other animals. Across the top of the cartouche are numerous Arabs, one on horseback. Several sea battles are als … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquarius [IT]
2019-07-27 08:22:56
1680. NÜRNBERGER GEBIET: Kupferstich- Karte, b. Johann Hoffmann, 'Territorium Norimbergense cum quibusdam adjacentibus locis', um 1680, 39,4 x 54,2 Seltene Einblattdruckkarte. Der Titel oben links, unten rechts Widmung von Iohannes Hoffmann an die Stadt Nürnberg. Zeigt die Umgebung von Nürnberg aus der Vogelschau. Nürnberg ist mit seinen Befestigungsmauern dargestellt, Die anderen Städte ( Altdorf, Hersbruck, Lauff, Schwabach ) als kleine Vogelschauansichten, die Dörfer mit Kirchen und Häusern. Mittig das Pegnitztal. Gebiet: Erlangen, Hilpoltstein, Thalheim, Burgthann, Schwabach. Artikelnummer: 87286.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Clemens Paulusch GmbH (cpaulusch) [10178, DE]
2019-07-26 08:48:23
Nicolas VISSCHER I (1618 - 1679)
1680. Questa decorativa mappa ritrae il Mediterraneo orientale, partendo da Roma. Decorano la carta 9 pannelli che raffigurano episodi della vita e del viaggio dell'apostolo Paolo in Asia Minore e in Terra Santa, tra cui il battesimo di Anania, la sua fuga da Damasco, un naufragio al largo dell'isola di Malta e il suo incontro con l'imperatore Nerone. Questa mappa è stata incisa da Abraham van den Broeck, ed è una copia della carta di Jacob Savry, entrambe pubblicate da Nicola Visscher. Incisione su rame, finemente colorata a mano, in ottimo stato di conservazione. Testo in lingua olandese al verso. portrays the Eastern Mediterranean from Rom A total of 9 panels sandwich the map depicting major scenes from Paul's life and journey including the baptism of Ananias his escape from Damascus a shipwreck off the island of Malta and his appearance before the Roman Emperor Nero. Dutch text on verso. This map was engraved by Abraham van den Broeck, after by Jacob Savry, and published by Nicola Visscher. Copper engraving, hand coloured, in very good contion. Dutch text on verso.
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquarius [IT]
2019-07-26 06:45:36
Filmer, Sir Robert, Baronet (1588?-1653)
London: Walter Davis Book-binder, in Amen-Corner, 1ts Work 1st edition, 2nd Work 2nd edition, 1680, 1680. London: Walter Davis Book-binder, in Amen-Corner, 1ts Work 1st edition, 2nd Work 2nd edition, 1680, 1680. Hardcover. Very Good. Fine portrait of King Charles II engraved by F.H. van Hove + similar portrait of Charles II to 2nd Work. TWO VOLUMES IN ONE octavo (18x12cm) later tan calf, spine gilt-ruled with black title label gilt, All edges sprinkled red (top edge rather browned). Frontis portrait + titlepage in ruled borders +[12]pp (letter, contents, errata) +141pp + final blank; 2nd Work frontis portrait + titlepage in ruled borders +[8]pp preface +[4]pp 3 additional titlepages + Argument (of Free-Holders) +326pp +[2]pp final blank, collated complete. Early ownerships F B Butler and Jane Wheler, London on free endpapers, all pages otherwise clean, crisp and without annotations. *First Work PATRIARCHA first published here posthumous (Wing F922, ESTC R29832); 2nd Work FREE-HOLDERS GRAND INQUEST 3rd edition (Wing F915, ESTC R215623). The 2nd Work's extra titlepages (all dated 1679) cover its 3 additional sections: Reflections Concerning the Original of Government, The Anarchy of a Limited or Mixed Monarchy, and An Advertisement to the Jury-Men of England, touching Witches. Each section is preceded by its own half-title. The 1st includes remarks on Aristotle's Politiques pp89-164, Mr. Hobs's Leviathan pp165-180, Mr. Milton against Salmasius pp181-196, and Grotius De Jure Belli & Pacis pp197-236; the 2nd section Mr. Hunton's Treatise of Monarchy pp237-292, and finally Tou … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Abbey Antiquarian Books [Blockley, GLOS, United Kingdom]
2019-07-24 15:47:39
Italy: 1680. FIRST VOLUME ONLY - in well preserved condition - likely rebound - has some light foxing/staining - pages are clean, unmarked except for errata penned in ink on last page (see photos). One of the engravings is torn at fold (please see photos). BORELLI, Giovanni Alfonso (1608-1679). De motu animalium. Rome: Angelo Bernabo, 1680 First volume only - as shown. This is Volume I, treating of external motions, or the motions produced by the muscles, which appeared in 1680. Volume II (missing), dealing with internal motions, such as the movements of the muscles themselves, circulation, respiration, the secretion of fluids, and nervous activity, appeared in late 1681. Quarto. 8.25 x 6 in. Original 1680 first edition, but likely rebound. Complete with 376 numbered pages, eleven unnumbered pages, illustrated with fourteen fold-out engravings. In excellent well preserved condition - has some light foxing/staining - pages are clean, unmarked except for errata penned in ink on last page (see photos). One of the engravings is torn at fold (please see photos). Feel free to ask questions and I'm happy to send more photos upon request. RARE FIRST EDITION OF BORELLI'S CLASSIC WORK IN THEORETICAL ZOOLOGY Considered by some as the first treatise on biomechanics. Generally sells for $6,000-$10,000 as two volume set. There is a 1989 English translation by P. Maquet available on online, if you are interested in reading the work. "Trained as a mathematician and physicist, Borelli was one of the founders of biomechanics, in which the body was conceived of as a machine whose movements an … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: 16 Cats Go Shopping (16cats!) [Clinton, Massachusetts, US]
2019-07-24 10:28:46
Frederick de WIT (1630 - 1706)
1680. Affascinante e decorativa mappa carta geografica di De Wit, una delle prime mappe a riportare le prime scoperte dell'esploratore e cartografo olandese Abel Tasman, il primo europeo a raggiungere le isole della Tasmania e della Nuova Zelanda. La mappa, disegnata da De Wit e incisa da Johannes Lhuilier, copre la regione dall'India alla Cina meridionale, Taiwan e le Filippine e parte della costa nordoccidentale dell'Australia, indicata come Hollandia Nova. Incisione in rame, bellissima coloritura coeva, in buono stato di conservazione. Fine early map of the East Indies showing the discoveries of Tasman by Frederick de Wit The map, engraved by Johannes Lhuilier, encompasses the region from India to Southern China, Taiwan and the Philippines with parts of Northwest Australia identified as Hollandia Nova . Attractive title cartouche top right surrounded by turbaned warriors and native figures. Etching on copperplate with contemporary hand colour, in good conditions. C. Quirino, Philippine Cartography, p. 109; Nordenskiold, 304. Not in Tooley.
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquarius [IT]
2019-07-24 08:57:04
Frederick de WIT (1630 - 1706)
1680. carta geografica raffigurante la parte settentrionale del continente, con Russia Asiatica, Cina, Giappone e Corea, tratta dal "Atlas Major". Incisione in rame, bellissima coloritura coeva, in ottimo stato di conservazione. A beautiful example of Frederick de Wit's c. 1680 map of Tartary. The map covers from just north of the Arctic Circle to Formosa south to the the Bay of Bengal and Formosa, and from the Caspian Sea to Hokkaido or Yedso. Although parts of China, Japan, and northern India were somewhat mapped, most of northeastern Asia was fully unknown to western cartographers. The continent has here been given a curious rounded form that may be suggestive of a northeasterly route to Asia. Both the Great Wall of China and the Gobi Desert are clearly delineated. At the western edge of the map the overlarge Caspain Sea is erroneously mapped on an east-west rather than north-south axis. This map was published both independently and as part of various complied and composite atlases. Copperplate, very good condition.
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquarius [IT]
2019-07-23 21:21:02
Johannes van KEULEN (1654 - 1711)
1680. Carta nautica pubblicata per la prima volta nello Zee Atlas del Van Keulen nel 1681, e successivamente inserita nelle varie edizioni dell'atlante nautico, pubblicato sino al 1720 circa. La carta raffigura il Mar Adriatico, dal golfo di Venezia a Capo Santa Maria di Leuca, la costa dalmata, albanese e parte di quella greca, il golfo di Taranto con il Mar Jonio sino a Capo delle Colonne. La mappa include un largo riquadro di Corfù,e due più piccoli incentrati rispettivamente sulla foce del Po e le isole Paxos e Antipaxos . Inoltre, è decorata con 5 rose dei venti e un cartiglio figurativo con dei putti. Incisione su rame, splendida coloritura coeva, in ottimo stato di conservazione. Sea chart published for the first time in the Zee Atlas ofl Van Keulen, in 1681, and afterwards included in different editions of the sea atlas, published until 1720. The chart depicts the Adriatic sea, from the gulf og Venice until Capo Santa Maria di Leuca, the Dalmatian and the Albanese coasts, until the Greek ones, the gulf of Taranto with the Jonio sea until Capo delle Colonne. The map includes a large inset of Corfu and smaller inset of the mouth of the Po River and Paxos & Andipaxos islands. The chart is embellished with five compass roses, rhumb lines, and a decorative title cartouche featuring putti. Copper engraving, beautuful contemporary colour, in excellent condition. Very rare. Zacharakis #1182.
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquarius [IT]
2019-07-23 21:10:34
Frederick de WIT (1630 - 1706)
1680. Carta geografica dell'isola tratta dall'opera "Atlas Minor" del De Wit. Su un cartiglio in basso a destra è inserito il titolo, affiancato da due sirene e altre creature marine, e sormontato dallo stemma della Sardegna, con i quattro mori bendati, e da quello della Corsica, con un solo moro più grande. La carta, pur derivando dal lavoro del Magini, se ne differeniza per alcuni aspetti: presenta un'orografia del tutto arbitraria, infatti l'isola risulta affollata di mucchi di talpa colorati in marron disposti senza un ordine preciso. Anche le posizioni dei fiumi, disegnati con un tratto forte, non sempre corrispondono alla realtà. Viene inoltre segnalata una ricca vegetazione per mezzo di alberelli e ciuffi d'erba, talvolta anche colorati in verde. Le città si individuano per mezzo di diversi simboli, a seconda della loro importanza, case e torri o piante murate colorate in rosso. Il simbolo della città è accompagnato da una croce se essa è sede di diocesi o di archidiocesi. E' ricordata anche l'esistenza dei due capi di Cagliari e Lugodori, ma non è segnata alcuna linea di confine tra i due. Bellissimo esemplare in coloritura coeva. A nice map of the islands of Sardinia and Corsica. The coastal information is fairly accurate but much of the interior topography is less precise. The title cartouche features the arms of the Kingdoms of Sardinia and Corsica with their characteristic symbols for the defeated Moors who had once ruled the islands. Original color, good conditions. L. Piloni, "Carte geografiche della Sardegna", tav. XLVII
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquarius [IT]
2019-07-23 21:10:34
Frederick de WIT (1630 - 1706)
Edita per la prima volta dal De Wit nel 1680, la carta diviene subito molto popolare, e pertanto ristampata più volte. Sono infatti noti differenti stati di questa mappa. Esemplare dello stato definitivo, edito sempre ad Amsterdam dagli eredi Covens e Mortier, databile pertanto circa al 1720. De Wit era uno dei più importanti e rinomati incisori e editori di mappe di Amsterdam, nel periodo successivo al declino dell'attività di Blaeu e Jansson, dai quali aveva acquistato molte lastre quando vennero vendute all'asta. La sua opera, di considerevole bellezza dal punto di vista della grafica e della coloritura, venne stampata in numerose edizioni, persino dopo la sua morte, principalmente ad opera degli editori Covens e Mortier. Incisione in rame, finemente colorata a mano, in eccellente stato di conservazione. Molto decorativa. Decorative map of Italy, Sicily, Corsica and Sardinia, published by Frederick De Wit in Amsteradam, the first time in 1680, and reprinted several times The present example - with the notice of De Wit's privilege, which was granted on October 27, 1689 - is a final state of the map, dating about 1720. The map includes a detailed cartouche, numerous sailing ships and a naval battle of the Gulf of Naples. R. Borri "L'Italia nelle antiche carte..." (2011), scheda 149
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquarius [IT]
2019-07-23 16:56:49
Frederick de WIT (1630 - 1706)
Carta geografica per la prima volta inserita nel'operal Atlas Major, circa 1680. Adornata da cartigli contenenti le vedute e piante di Messina, Palermo, Catania e Trapani, oltre ad una pianta di Messina indicata per errore come Milazzo. Dato il successo che riscosse, la carta fu ristampata nei primi decenni del secolo successivo dagli editori Covens e Mortier e dagli Ottens. Per qualità della coloritura e tipologia della carta assegnamo questa lastra alla tipografia Ottens, datando la tiratura intorno al 1730. Incisione in rame, bellissima coloritura coeva, in ottimo stato di conservazione. Map published for the first time in the Atlas Major, 1680 circa. It is decorated with cartouches depicting views and plans of Messina, Palermo, Catania and Trapani, and a plan of Messina erroneously called Milazzo. Due to the great outcome, the map was reissued in the first years of 1700 by Covens and Mortier and by the Ottens. The quality of the colour and the paper make us presume it was published by Ottens, around 1730. Copper engraving, in excellent codnition. L. Dufour - A. La Gumina, "Imago Siciliae", p. 142; Sicilia 1477-1861 - La collezione Spagnolo- Patermo, n. 131
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquarius [IT]
2019-07-23 09:23:58
1680. WEIHENSZELL/b. Ansbach: Gesamtansicht, 'Weihen - Zell. - Neuentsprungener Heil-Bronn zu WeihenZell in dem Monat Majo des 1680. Jahrs entsprunge', Kupferstich n. u. v. Johann Meier b. Georg Scheurer, dat. 1680, 18,3 x 27 Sehr seltene Ansicht des Ortes Weihenzell. Die Abbildung ist identisch mit dem bei Drugulin unter der Nummer 3008 aufgeführten Einblattdruck, jedoch ohne den Typentext. Mit einer kleinen weiteren Abbildung oben rechts, die die beiden Wasserbassins zeigt. - Vorliegendes Blatt mit alten Längs- und Querfalten. Artikelnummer: 310203.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Clemens Paulusch GmbH (cpaulusch) [10178, DE]
2019-07-18 15:21:14
JOHN, PETER
Tho. James for Sam. Tidmarsh at the Kings-head in Cornhil., London, 1680. 1st edition. 5.5 x 3.25 inches. [xxiv] + 88pp. 12mo. 18th Century sprinkled calf, smooth spine gilt in compartments, red morocco label, gilt bird's-head device to top compartment. A fine copy. Of great rarity. At the time this was published it was believed that the wells would become a new Bath but it was not to be, and they gradually fell into disuse. The wells in question were discovered in the 1640s in the hamlet of Sydenham, and were referred to as early as 1653 by Nicholas Culpeper, with later visitors including John Evelyn and George II (see Hembry, The English Spa, 1560 - 1815, p. 101). Eleven copies on ESTC, no copy traced at auction since 1960. ESTC R13465; Wing P1691 Smith pg 238 [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Marrins Bookshop [Folkestone, KENT, United Kingdom]
2019-07-18 09:05:32
Grotius Hugo
Apud Joannem Blaeu, Amsterdam, 1680. Contemporary calf, rebacked, the original spine laid down and label preserved, neat circular ownership stamp on title, else very clean; the Taussig copy A late seventeenth century edition of the masterwork of Grotius, prepared by his son, Peter Grotius, coupled with Grotius's first work on international law; with the allegorical frontispiece depicting war and peace under the direction of justice
Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc., member ABAA [San Francisco, CA, U.S.A.]
2019-07-17 10:55:40
BLOUNT, Charles
(London): Printed for Nathaniel Thompson, 1680. (viii); 243 pages. Engraved diagram on page 145. Light page discolouration, fore-edge of some pages professionally restored. Contemporary full calf with an 'early' neat rebacked with attractive morocco title-label. A good sound copy. Wing, . First Edit. Full-Leather. Very Good.. Folio. Hardcover.
Bookseller: Roger Collicott Books [Widecombe in the Moor, DEVON, United Kingdom]
2019-07-12 11:12:26
Gelman, Georg [d.i. Georg Geelmann]:
Frankfurt - Jena, Johann Meyer, 1680. Frontispiz + Titel + 3 n.n. Bl. + 488 S. + 36 Bll. OLd. der Zeit. VD17 39:246142V: selten zweite anonym erweiterte Ausgabe. Mit 29 von 36 Tafeln sowie ohne Porträt. S.199/200 fehlt. - Starke Gbrsp., fingerfleckig u. fleckig bzw. feuchtigkeitsrandig, Frontispiz m. kl. Ausriss (kl. Bildverlust), kl. Ausrisse entlang der Kanten bzw. Randläsuren. Buchblock hinten lose. Bedarf eines Buchrestaurators; dies im Preis berücksichtigt. - Geelmann (oder Gelmann), (gest. 1672), war Arzt und Chirurg in Nürnberg. Er hat wohl aus religiösen Gründen Nürnberg verlassen und ist nach Bamberg gegangen (nach dem Nürnberger Gelehrten-Lexikon von 1758). Sprache: deutsch.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek [Salzburg, Austria]
2019-07-11 01:11:25
Masucci, Antonio
typis Antonij Bulifon, Neap. (Napoli), 1680. 22 cm, in 4°, rilegatura coeva in piena pergamena morbida, titolo manoscritto al dorso, p. (16),233, (27). Il solo volume pubbicato di quest'opera teologica d'inquisizione sull'eresia del calvinismo del luteranesimo. Antico tassello cartaceo al dorso, piccoli forellini lontani dal testo alla prima ed ultima carta. Uniforme brunitura delle carte senza disturbare il testo. Iniziali, fregi e finalini incisi, esemplare complessivamente molto buono. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Orfeo (ALAI - ILAB) [Bologna, BO, Italy]
2019-07-10 09:45:12
Nylandt, Petrus.
Amsterdam; 1680. ; Michiel de groot, Boeckverkooper tusschen de twee Haerlemmer-sluysen. Second edition. Contemp. full vellum; 152 woodcuts of botanical illustrations; 820, (44) pp.Frontispiece lacking; titlepage weak; otherwise in good condition. Rare!
Bookseller: Antiquariaat De Boekenbeurs [Middelburg, Netherlands]
2019-07-09 14:44:51
Merian, Maria Sibylla ( * 2. April 1647 in Frankfurt am Main; gestorben am 13. Januar 1717 in Amsterdam)
Nürnberg 1680 Bildmaß der Darstellung: 20 x 15 cm ( Höhe x Breite ), unter Passepartout und Glas gerahmt ( Rahmenmaß ca. 40 x 33 cm - ungeöffnet ). Die schöne altkolorierte Pfingstrose mit 1 Schmetterling und 1 Käfer. Verso auf dem Rahmen mit Zertifikat von alter Hand. Das altkolorierte Blatt ist gebräunt, 1 kleiner Braunfleck rechts am Unterrand außerhalb der Darstellung. Der Rahmen gering bestoßen. ( Lagerort Mittelsäule ) ( Weitere Bilder auf Anfrage – further pics at request ) Versand D: 8,00 EUR Merian, Kupferstich, Pfingstrose, Päonie, Blumenbuch, koloriert, gerahmt, Google
Bookseller: Antiquariat Friederichsen [Hamburg, Germany]
2019-07-08 06:55:52
London Courtrooms
Printed by S. Roycroft for H. Twyford, 1680. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. 4 ff., 260, [11] pp. Signatures: A4 B-S8, COMPLETE. Printed in Roman and Black Letter. Contemporary English calf, rebacked with new spine and red morocco label, text slightly browned. Preserved in a red cloth protective case. Very good. ¶ Seventeenth-century "Court TV": Tours of the Courtrooms of London. ¶ Fascinating Restoration era handbook and guide to the various courts of law in London; it is a complete revision of the so-called "City Law" of 1647 and 1658, as we see from the Preface: "There hath been several times printed a Tract, called The City Law, [1647, 1658] which treats of some of these Courts: But there being many Omissions and Defects therein, this Discourse hath not only supplyed the same, but also rectified the mistakes therein." Of the greatest interest to legal historians of every nationality. The Sunderland copy (sale of the Bibliotheca Sunderlandiana, lot 6848) -- subsequently in the now-defunct Theological Institute of Connecticut (blind stamps on first and last leaves). * TITLE-PAGE TRANSCRIPTION: "Lex Londinensis, or, The city law: shewing the powers, customs and practice of all the several courts belonging to the famous city of London, viz. the Lord Majors Courts, the Ophans Court, the Court of Hastings, the Court of Common Councel, the Court of Aldermen, the Wardmores, the Courts of Conservacy for the river of Thames, the Court of Conscience, the Sheriffs Court, the Chamberlains Court: together with several acts of Common Councel, very useful and necessary to be known by al … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: nec-plus-ultra [Lockhart, Texas, US]
2019-07-05 21:19:00
Alchemy.) EBAUCHE DE L'ART SECRET DES PHILOSOPHES
1680. manuscript in ink on paper, text within ruled borders, in Latin and French, in a single neat and entirely legible hand, with a few contemporary side notes apparently not in the scribe's hand (i.e. a reader's), first title-page dust-soiled and with vestiges of wax in a spot at the foot, a modicum of dust-soiling elsewhere, ff. [iv], 122 (in ink up to 89, thereafter supplied later in pencil; including some blanks), 12 (last blank), 20 (last blank), 8 (last blank, 1 leaf folded in at fore-margin to accomodate side-notes), 14, 42 (last blank), 18 (last 3 blank), small 4to, green straightgrained green morocco (c. 1900) by Charles De Samblanx, double gilt fillets on sides enclosing a narrow vine leaf roll tool, spine with gilt rules on either side of raised bands, lettered in gilt direct, gilt inner dentelles, pink silk doublures and fly-leaves, the fly-leaves followed by an opening of marbled paper, gilt edges, slip-in case, hint of fading to spine, loosely inserted engraved armorial bookplate of the Dukes of Arenberg. A fine collection of alchemical texts, far neater than 'ebauche' might suggest, and made into a luxury object by bibliopegic finesse (the edges are gilt 'cigar box' style). The half-title of the long first part (largely in French) is numbered 1, fol. 91 is No. 2, the shorter pieces have their cahier numbers running from 7 to 12. The main text (ff. 1-58), by an anonymous writer, in French with some parts in Latin, is preceded by 'Visions hermétiques', a short poem by Nuisement, and illustrated with a 'hieroglyphic' diagram. Followed by 10 other texts or extra … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Blackwell's Rare Books ABA ILAB BA [Oxford, United Kingdom]
2019-07-05 16:12:22
Officina Plantiniana: Antwerp, 1680. 56 full page engravings showing New Testament scenes, tailpieces, 9 x 6.5", later (19th C. ? ) full leather with metal bas relief coat-of-arms (rampant lion, cross with five stars, crown); aeg, 804pp + 2pp index, printed in red and black, covers a bit extremity-worn, spine sunned, finger soiled throughout with some minor staining at the lower forecorner for the last 20pp or so. Great item; nicely preserved. Very Good. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: John K King Used & Rare Books [Detroit, MI, U.S.A.]
2019-07-05 12:23:12
ALLARD (Hugo ou Huych) -- ALGERIE.
Amsterdam, vers 1680. 425 x 503 mm. Très rare vue de la ville d'Alger, dessinée par Hugo Allard. La vue est prise depuis la mer, animée de nombreux voiliers, et montre la cité dans son ensemble. Ainsi on distingue la Grande Mosquée Djamâa El Kebir, dont le minaret date de 1324, la mosquée du roi, et sur la droite, le sérail des sépultures des rois. Sur les hauteurs, on peut voir le château impérial, le château neuf, et la mosquée Zidi Bohonor. Le titre est contenu dans une bannière flottante, et orné en tête du blason d'Alger. Au bas de l'estampe figurent quelques vers en hollandais, latin et français. Le graveur Hugo Allard (1625-1691) fonda sa propre compagnie d'édition à Amsterdam. Sa production était relativement petite et consistait en des cartes et des atlas utilisant souvent les travaux de ses plus célèbres compatriotes tels que Blaeu. À sa mort, son fils Carel lui succéda. Très rare. Manque à Koeman qui ne cite que la vue dessinée par Carel Allard, qui diffère de celle de son père. Marge supérieure restaurée, pliure centrale restaurée et renforcée avec petit manque au niveau de la 5ème ligne de vers en latin.
Bookseller: Librairie Le Bail [France, Paris]
2019-07-02 10:22:28
Anonymous
Holland / Belgium / Benelux, 1680. Ganzleder-Einband mit Rückenvergoldung und Rückenschild -- 214 unnum. Seiten mit 4180 Wappen, die meisten handkolorierten, und 950 weiteren Vorzeichnungen für Wappen -- mit einem alphabetischen Register aus dem 19. Jahrhundert (33 Bl.) gebunden // Folio. 214 numbered pages with 4180 drawings of coat of arms, most of them hand-coloured, and further 950 preparatory drawings for coats of arms. Bound with an alphabetical register from the 19th century on 33 unnumbered leaves. Blind tooled leather with gilt lettering and ornaments on spine. Extensive manuscript with coat of arms from all around Europe, but with a focus on the Netherlands and Belgium. A very valuable armorial with a wealth of information. Viele weitere alte Landkarten, Graphiken und antiquarische Bücher in unserem ebay-shop! Wir kaufen auch an! [Heraldik - Heraldry - Wappen - Coats of arms -] - Anonymous: Armorial manuscript Holland / Belgium / Benelux ca. 1680. Ganzleder-Einband mit Rückenvergoldung und Rückenschild -- 214 unnum. Seiten mit 4180 Wappen, die meisten handkolorierten, und 950 weiteren Vorzeichnungen für Wappen -- mit einem alphabetischen Register aus dem 19. Jahrhundert (33 Bl.) gebunden // Folio. 214 numbered pages with 4180 drawings of coat of arms, most of them hand-coloured, and further 950 preparatory drawings for coats of arms. Bound with an alphabetical register from the 19th century on 33 unnumbered leaves. Blind tooled leather with gilt lettering and ornaments on spine. Extensive manuscript with coat of arms from all around Europe, but with a focus on th … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antike Original-Graphik (antiquariat-voelkel) [Seubersdorf, DE]
2019-06-30 11:22:18
BIBLE IN ENGLISH (THE VISSCHER BIBLE)
Oxford. The Theatre. 1680. 2 volumes folio 18x12 inches, handsomely bound in full period red morocco, some wear and minor restoration. Two engraved titles- one a general title and one to the New Testament. Text illustrated as follows - 124 double page plates mostly by Visscher, 5 double page maps including a WORLD MAP plus a plan of Jerusalem, plus an additional title by Piscatore Theatrum Passionis. The maps are by Jacob Savry and the world map appears to be a second issue by Savry of the Visscher world map. Condition- mostly good but some plates split in the fold without loss and an occasional crease. Two plates with additional period printed margins. Occasional marginal spotting- mostly to the endpapers. These plates are usually found in Ogilby's illustrated issue of J. Field folio Bible of 1660 published in Cambridge. In 1659 John Field, the printer to the University of Cambridge, published a handsome large folio edition of the King James version of the Bible. Seeing an opportunity for improvement, much of the edition was purchased by the bookseller and publisher John Ogilby. Ogilby added to the Bible numerous engravings and in select copies further augmented the edition with sets of engravings purchased from the Amsterdam publisher Nicholas Visscher. The plates are mostly by Cornelis Visscher, after Rubens, de Vos, de Bruyn, Pieter Potter and others. This is a version of the Bible published in Oxford with these plates. The collation and number of plates vary greatly from copy to copy - thus sold as described. The bookplate of Samuel Gurney a famous Norfolk banking fami … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Charles Russell, ABA, ILAB, est 1978 [cirencester, United Kingdom]
2019-06-28 20:34:26
GIOVANNI BATTISTA VERLE + FRANCESCO REDI + FRIEDRICH LACHMUND + WOLFERDUS SENGUERDIUS.
Amstelodami Henricum Wetstenium, 1680. 6 works translated from Italian into Latin bound in 1 volume, each with title page or divisional title page. No. 1. EXPERIMENTA CIRCA RES DIVERSAS. BY FRANCISCO REDI, translated from Italian into Latin, FIRST EDITION IN LATIN, Andrea Frisius 1675. 12mo, approximately 135 x 75 mm, 5¼ x 3 inches, engraved pictorial title page, pictorial printer's device on printed title page, 14 engraved plates of which 10 folding, pages: [4], 1-193, [15] - Index; No.2. OBSERVATIONES DE VIPERIS, by Redi, pages: [1]-111, [9] - Index; No.3. EPISTOLA , OBSERVATIONES CIRCA VIPERAS, by Redi, pages: [1]-52, [2] - divisional title page, 55-72 - Observationes circa Guttulas & Fila ex Vitro; No.4. DE AVE DIOMEDEA DISSERTATIO, by D. FRIDERICHI LACHMUND, Anrea Frisius 1674, 5 plates, 4 folding, pages: [6], 7-52, [6] - Index; No. 5. ANATOMIA ARTIFICIALIS OCULI HUMANI INVENTA , by JOANNE BAPTISTA VERLE, 7 plates, pages: [24], [19]-63; No.6. TRACTATUS PHYSICUS DE TARANTULA, by WOLFERDUS SENGUERDIUS, Leiden, Gaasbeeckios 1668, engraved pictorial title showing spiders, pages: [4], 5-87. Bound in full contemporary vellum, old hand lettering to spine, all edges red. Vellum darkened, ink lettering rubbed away on spine, a few surface cracks to foot of spine, faded old ink title on fore-edges, some old ink notes on verso front endpaper, small closed tear to inner margin of 2 folding plates neatly repaired on blank verso, pale age-browning in places, small light brown stain to 1 lower margin, faint offsetting on folding plates, tiny brown spot on 1 plate, otherwise a very goo … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Roger Middleton P.B.F.A. [Oxford, United Kingdom]
2019-06-27 20:44:39
1680. LE ROBERT. (1627-1691). OPERA VARIA, QUORUM POSTHAC EXTAT CATALOGUS CUM INDICIBUS NECESSARIIS, MULTISQUE FIGURIS AENEIS. EDITION NOVISSIMA AUCTA & RECOGNITA. GENEVE. CRAMER & PERACHON. (SAMUEL DE TOURNES. 1680-1696). 6 VOLUMES IN-4 Size: 22 x 17 centimeters Many illustrations, some foxing, normal wear of time, traces of moisture on some pages, lack of leather (SEE PHOTOS PLEASE). But really rare and in correct global condition. 16 prints VOLUME I. - NOVA EXPERIMENTA PHYSICO-MECHANICA DE VI AERIS ELASTICA ET EJUSDEM EFFECTIBUS, FACTA MAXIMAM PARTEM IN NOVA MACHINA PNEUMATICA. 1680. (12) + 154 + (5) PAGES + 1 folded prints. - DEFENSIO DOCTRINAE DE ELATERE ET GRAVITATE AERIS. 1680. (14) + 80 + (5) PAGES + 1 full-page prints - TRACTATUS. 1680. (4) + 19 PAGES + 8 full-page prints. - DE AERIS ELATERIO ET PONDERE. 1695. (12) + 118 + (5) PAGES + 3 folded prints. - EXPERIMENTORUM NOVORUM PHYSICO-MECHANICORUM CONTINUATIO SECUNDA. 1686. (8) + 130 + (2) PAGES. VOLUME II. - EXAMEN DIALOGI PHYSICI DOMINI T. HOBBS, DE NATURA AERIS. 1695. (8) + 64 + 3 PAGES. - NOVA EXPERIMENTA PNEUMATICA RESPIRATIONEM SPECTANTIA. 1686. 47 PAGES + 3 BIG folded prints. - PARADOXA HYDROSTATICA, NOVIS EXPERIMENTIS. 1680. (16) + 72 PAGES. - TRACTATUS, IN QUIBUS CONTINENTUR SUSPICIONES DE LATENTIBUS QUIBUSDAM QUALITATIBUS AERIS. 1680. (4) + 87 PAGES. - TRACTATUS VARII. 1696 (4) + 120 PAGES. - INTRODUCTIO AD HISTORIAM QUALITATUM PARTICULARIUM. 1680. (8) + 18 + 12 + 12 + 20 + 9 ET 8 PAGES. VOLUME III. - EXERCITATIONES DE ATMOSPHAERIS CORPORUM CONSISTENTIUM. 1680. (2) + 12 + 55 + 21 + (2) + 9 PAGES. - TENTAMI … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: france-antiques-78 [Le Chesnay, FR]
2019-06-27 20:25:07
John Wilkins
Printed for Edw. Gellibrand, 1680. Contemporary full leather, rebacked, raised spine with gilt-lettered title morocco. Engraved portrait frontispiece, engravings throughout including full pages and within the text. 295 pages (with 15 pages prelim.), complete. Ex libris Burton S. Sperber (seal inside rear board). General heavy wear to boards and leather, corners rounded. Notations in pen inside front board and on front fly leaf. Preliminary pages lightly chipped at edges, fragile. Light foxing, a few preliminary leaves toned, else pages generally clean. In good condition overall.
Bookseller: Quicker than the Eye [Chicago, IL, U.S.A.]
2019-06-27 19:12:55
Kupferstich, um 1680, 26 x 38 cm. Schefold 40339. - Neben dem Spruchband mit dem Titel das Reichs- bzw. Stadtwappen. Am unteren Rand Erklärungen A - Z und a - d. - Ohne Rand, sehr kräftiger, gratiger Druck. - Aufwendig und dekorativ gerahmt. - Höchst seltene Ansicht in der Art Koppmayers.
Bookseller: Buch- und Kunstantiquariat [Germany]
2019-06-26 10:13:02
Masucci, Antonio
typis Antonij Bulifon, Neap. (Napoli), 1680. 22 cm, in 4°, rilegatura coeva in piena pergamena morbida, titolo manoscritto al dorso, p. (16),233, (27). Il solo volume pubbicato di quest'opera teologica d'inquisizione sull'eresia del calvinismo del luteranesimo. Antico tassello cartaceo al dorso, piccoli forellini lontani dal testo alla prima ed ultima carta. Uniforme brunitura delle carte senza disturbare il testo. Iniziali, fregi e finalini incisi, esemplare complessivamente molto buono. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Orfeo (ALAI - ILAB) [Bologna, BO, Italy]
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2019-06-24 18:55:30
Aphra Behn; William Congreve, Robert Howard, Colley Cibber, Thomas Shadwell, John Vanbrugh, Francis Beaumont, John Fletcher, Charles Sedley, Thomas Shadwell, Peter Motteux, William Wycherly, Colley Cibber, John Lockman, Thomas Southerne, John Dryden, George Farquhar; John Chaves; Robert Howard; Thomas Dogget; Duke of Buckingham; William Tavener; Thomas Dilke; John Vanbrugh; George Granville; Thomas Dring; Richard Steele; Charles Johnson; Thomas Shadwell [etc]
London: Jacob Tonson; James Magnes and Richard Bentley; R Parker, P Buck and R Wellington; Bernard Lintott; James Knapton; Jo Hindmarsh, 1680. London: Jacob Tonson; James Magnes and Richard Bentley; R Parker, P Buck and R Wellington; Bernard Lintott; James Knapton; Jo Hindmarsh and Abel Roper; O M Swinny; Richard Bentley; R Wellington; W Strahan; H Herringman; Elizabeth Sawbridge; W Davis and J Chantry; Roger L'Estrange; Richard Basset; Henry Playford and Benjamin Tooke; J Brown; William Lewis; Abel Roper; Samuel Carr; John Sturton, 1680 Book. Very Good. Half-Leather. First Edition. Collection of 45 Restoration era play quartos, 1671-1717, including three plays by the first professional female playwright, Aphra Behn, as well as works by John Vanbrugh, Colley Cibber, Sir William Congreve, Robert Howard, Thomas Shadwell and many, many more. This collection was compiled by the financier and book collector, Sir Isaac Lyon Goldsmid (1778-1859) and rebound in two formats by 'T Connolly' of Dublin. Around half a dozen volumes bear Goldsmid's monogram and crest on their binding of half green morocco over marbled boards; the rest of the collection is in smart half vellum over marbled boards. Together these plays display the range and vibrant quality of Restoration drama from the unsentimental comedy George Etherege, via Vanbrugh and his Provok'd Wife on the complexities of separation and 'divorce' to Aphra Behn's The Rover (both parts present here - very scarce in commerce) and recently established as an integral part of the theatrical repertoire. That is not to overlook the repr … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Modernfirsteditions Ltd ABA/ ILAB/ PBFA [Ilkley, United Kingdom]
2019-06-24 10:34:00
London: 1680. The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments and Apocrypha ________________________________ First Pulpit Folio Edition Printed in Oxford ________________________________ Published: Printed at the Theater in Oxford, 1680 Physical Description: unpaginated Notes: Text ends on Rrrr 1 b, followed by chronological index, dates in margins. The colophon gives the date and the names of the London Publishers Pitt, Parker, Leak, and Guy, New Testament title page engraved by Burghers. Size: Folio __________________ Covers: The Bible (Large Folio) comes bound in later blind stamped reversed calf to style, seven compartments to spine with raised bands, label to second compartment, blind stamped pattern to the rest. Head and foot of the joints are cracked both sides, otherwise the joints are sound and solid, boards are rubbed, faded, scuffed with some soiling to lower board, some shelf wear to the edges, four corners are chipped and bumped and a tad bent. The spine is rubbed to one side with minor wear to head and foot ends. Inside: Lacking engraved title page from Old Testament. Some small newspaper clippings stuck to front marble endpaper, a couple lines of family history to front endpaper. Neat repair to leaf a and leaf a 2, and bottom margin to 'List of Books'. Leaf Y 5 has been wrongly inserted before leaf Y 3. Leaf Nnnn 5 & 6 the last two verses have been neatly hand written and laid down. Repairs to a number of index pages in rear with some loss and ending on Tttt 2, so lacking the last few pages. A number a repairs with paper to the margins throughout the Bib … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: meldrew-man2 [Redhill, GB]
2019-06-20 06:21:35
AUBERY Louis
AParis: Chez Jean Vilette, 1680. Fine. Chez Jean Vilette, AParis 1680, In 12 (9x16,5cm), (20) 363pp. (1), relié. - First edition, uncommon. Binding full Velin rigid contemporary. Smooth Jansenist back. title label of brown sheepskin with small gaps. stains. Good copy. Ex libris with blossomed figure, Rosny Castle with the motto: Loneliness. The most famous work of the Seigneur du Maurier, These memoirs, which also evoke the foreign policy of France (especially Protestant), and which constitute a classic in the history of the Netherlands in the sixteenth and seventeenth, consists of eight parts Maurice De Nassau, Henri Frederic, Jean Barnevelt, Francois Aerssens, Hugo Grotius, Louise de Coligny. On the first cover sheet, handwriting nineteenth on the life of the author. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, peu courante. Reliure en plein Velin rigide d'époque. Dos lisse janseniste. Pièce de titre de basane brune avec petits manques. taches. Bon exemplaire. Ex libris au chiffre fleuronné, Château de Rosny avec la devise : La solitude. Il s'agit de la bibliothèque de la Duchesse de Berry. Oeuvre la plus célèbre du seigneur du Maurier, Ces mémoires qui évoquent en outre la politique extérieure de la France (notamment protestante), et qui constituent un classique de l'histoire des Pays-Bas au XVIe et au XVIIe, se compose de huit parties différentes : Maurice De Nassau, Henri Frederic, Jean Barnevelt, François Aerssens, Hugo Grotius, Louise de Coligny. Sur la feuille de garde avant le titre, écriture manuscrite XIXe sur la vie de l'auteur.
Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet [France]
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2019-06-20 00:35:02
Blount, Thomas, (1618-1679); Wyndham, Anne.
London: printed by M. Clark, and to be sold by H. Brome and C. Harper, at their shops in S. Pauls Churchyard and Fleetstreet., 1680. London: London: printed by M. Clark, and to be sold by H. Brome and C. Harper, at their shops in S. Pauls Churchyard and Fleetstreet., 1680. 3rd Edition . Full leather. Very Good. Hove, Frederick Hendrick van. Octavo; [8], 81, [7], 90pp, with portrait frontispiece of Charles II opposite title-page of part 1, folding map of Worcester and folding map of Boscobel bound between A3 and A4, plate of coat of arms at p.76, three separate title pages to first and second parts of Boscobel and Claustrum regale, first title page printed in red and black, and additional engraved title-page to Claustrum regale (pages cropped at foot with occasional loss to catchwords and signatures, minor loss to top edge of leaf A2 well clear of text, very small marginal worhmole to a few pages of part 2). In early quarter leather over vellum boards (a little worn with minor loss of leather to head of spine and front hinge, both hinges secure), spine with four raised bands and gilt lettered red leather spine label to second compartment. A clean copy with engraved heraldic ownership label to front pastedown of James Whatman the younger(1741-1798), papermaker, son of the inventor of wove paper, and earlier eighteenth century engraved label of William Gregory of Woolhope, Herefordshire, to reverse of title page. An attractive complete copy. ESTC R4207.
Bookseller: Lyppard Books [Worcester, United Kingdom]
2019-06-19 20:14:29
Tursellinus (Torsellini), Horatius,
Innsbruck, Benedikt Karl Reisacher, 1680-1682. Mit Frontispiz, 12 Bl., 798 (recte 598) Seiten; 12 Bl., 372 Seiten, Vorderer Einbanddeckel teilweise gelöst, vorne und hinten handschriftlicher Eintrag, insgesamt ordentliches festes Exemplar. Katholisches Geschichtslehrbuch des ital. Gelehrten Orazio Torsellini (1545-1599). Innovativ war seine didaktisch inspirierte Geschichtsschreibung. Fortsetzung der Weltgeschichte des Torsellini in der Bearbeitung von Christoph Ott bis ca. 1650 Sprache: Deutsch 8°, braunes Ldr der Zeit mit Vollgoldschnitt [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Im Baldreit [Baden-Baden, Germany]
2019-06-18 12:13:15
IZQUIERDO,Sebastián (Alcaraz,1601-Roma,1681).-
Sumptibus Claudii Bourgeat, & Mich. Lietard, 1680.1659., Lugduni. 2 volúmenes. 2ff. XVIII-410-372-XII pp. Ilustrado con 1 lámina grabada al cobre de V. Guigou. Obra rarísima. Ejemplar con falta de papel en ángulo inferior derecho, que afecta solo y muy ligeramente a la lámina. Portada y lámina desprendidas, pero correctas excepto en defecto reseñado. Marca de polilla en margen blanco de últimas 4 hojas, sin afectar al texto. Matemático, lógico y filósofo. Es conocido sobre todo como autor de esta obra: Pharus scientiarum, un tratado sobre la metodología y propedéutica que hay que utilizar para acceder al conocimiento, concebido éste como una sola ciencia. En esta obra, donde se deja sentir la huella de Raimundo Lulio y se asimilan las tradiciones lógicas aristotélica y baconiana, se esbozan algunos de los caminos que recorrerá posteriormente Leibniz y se expresan algunas ideas originales sobre matemáticas y lógica que han valido a su autor estar entre los españoles más sobresalientes de su tiempo en esos campos. Así, por ejemplo, lo usaron no sólo matemáticos españoles destacados, como su contemporáneo Juan Caramuel o el ilustrado Tomás Vicente Tosca, sino también importantes matemáticos extranjeros como Athanasius Kircher, Gaspar Knittel o Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz; ingresó en la Compañía de Jesús de Madrid en el año 1623. De 1641 a 1661 enseñó, sucesivamente, Filosofía y Teología. Fruto de sus años de docencia en España son sus obras Pharus Scientiarum y Opus theologicum. La pretensión de Sebastián Izquierdo al escribir el Pharus queda expuesta en el propio título de la o … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Llibreria Antiquària Els Gnoms [Sedó, Spain]
2019-06-16 08:11:38
Giovanni BONA
1680. [Christianity, Religion] ~ BONA, Giovanni A guide to Eternity: Extracted out of the writings of the holy fathers, and Ancient Philosophers.. London. Printed for Hen. Brome, 1680. . [12], 188pp, [4]. With an additional engraved tile-page, and two terminal advertisement leaves. ESTC R23243, Wing B3545. [Bound with:] BONA, Giovanni. Precepts and Practical Rules for A truly Christian Life. Being A Summary of Excellent Directions to follow the narrow way to bliss. In two Parts. London. Printed by M. Clark [and A.C.], for H. Brome, 1678. First edition in English. [48], 108, [2], 126pp. Part two has a separate dated title-page and pagination. With an additional engraved title-page (misbound as frontispiece), and two terminal advertisement leaves. ESTC R17339, Wing B3553. 12mo. Contemporary speckled calf, spine richly gilt, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, marbled edges. Lightly rubbed. Recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP, short tear to fore-edge of leaf D4 of first bound work. Two translations of devotional works by Italian Cistercian cardinal Giovanni Bona (1609-1674). The first, an ascetic manual on devotion as a means for attaining salvation, often likened, both in tone and sentiment, to Thomas a Kempis' (1379/80-1471) De imitatione Christi (Barcelona, 1482), is the foremost English translation of the work, adapted by author Roger L'Estrange (1616-1707), which initially appeared in 1672. The second bound work, a treatise comparable in intention to the first, and well-suited to collective binding, is the first edition done into English of Bona's guide to … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquates Fine and Rare Books (antiquates) [Corfe Castle, GB]
2019-06-11 18:55:12
1680. BAYRISCHER KREIS: Kupferstich- Karte, v. F. de Wit, 'Circulus Bavaricus in quo sunt Ducatus, Electoratus & Palatinat Bavariae, Archiepisc. Salisburgi, Episcopatus Ratisbonae, Pataviae & Fruxini, Palatinat Neoburgi & Landgraviatus Leuchtenbergi', mit altem Grenzkolorit, um 1680, 49 x 57 Karte in prachtvollem Altkolorit. Links oben ausgemalte Kartusche, rechts kleine Umgebungskarte v. Leuchtenburg, umgeben von 7 ausgemalten Wappen. Zeigt Ober- und Niederbayern, Oberpfalz und das Erzbistum Salzburg. - Hier in der frühen Fassung vor Erteilung des Druckprivilegs, das De Wit 1689 erhielt. - Bugfalte unten hinterlegt. Artikelnummer: 34587.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Clemens Paulusch GmbH (cpaulusch) [10178, DE]
2019-06-07 04:11:30
Collectif
Genevae Excudebat Eustah Vignon Atrebat, 1680. Condition: Très bon état. Très Bon Etat.
Bookseller: Librairie dans mon garage (ngawangdansmongarage) [05000 Gap, FR]
2019-06-06 13:55:46
ROGEL, Hans the elder.
1680. Sixth known copy of Johann Jacob Schönig's edition of a stunningly decorative Augsburg writing master's woodcut copybook, devoted primarily to decorated gothic capitals (versals), printed in the period 1680-1694 from the original woodblocks of the first edition of 1568. Hans Rogel the elder (1532-1592), writing master, school teacher, poet, wood-block cutter, engraver, printer and publisher at Augsburg cut the woodblocks and probably executed the lettering himself. All the lettering examples and the title-page are printed from large, richly calligraphic woodcuts with their lettering in white on black. Nine of the ten examples display versals (the missing leaf supplied in reproduction), including complete alphabets in three sizes. The final leaf displays alphabets of textura capitals, textura minuscules and roman capitals. As early as 1779 Paul von Stetten described Rogel's Capital und Versal Buech as "besonders fein geschnitten" and said that if Rogel executed the lettering himself he "ist er billig den zierlichsten Schreibmeistern beyzuzählen". He thought it good enough to be the work of Caspar Brinner (1565-1610), the greatest Augsburg writing master of the second half of the century, apparently not knowing Brinner was only about three years old in 1568.All editions should apparently contain 11 leaves, but many contain only 10 and some fewer. Some have also been bound with additional leaves that do not belong to the edition. There appear to be only 3 complete copies of the present edition.An early owner skilfully wrote out alphabets in the fore-edge margins of 2 lea … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ASHER Rare Books [t Goy Houten, Netherlands]
2019-06-05 09:39:51
Baxter, Richard.
London: Printed by B[ennet] Griffin, for Thomas Simmons at the Princes Arms, 1680. 4to (22 cm, 8.12''). [44], 136, 177–296, 313–400, 409–488 pp. An anti-Catholic , Puritan overview of Christianity's origins intended for those who "cannot read many and great Volumes" and those who "would know the truth about the great Heresies which have divided the Christian World," among other readers suggested by the title-page. Baxter (1615–91), author of the classic devotional work The Saints' Everlasting Rest, was a prominent — and much-persecuted — Nonconformist minister and => "Hater of false History"; thus the present account opens with a discussion of how to assess the credibility of histories and reports. 1680 marked this work's first edition, with its title-page recorded in three variant states noting the same printer but differing booksellers (the text and its setting otherwise identical). As seen in other copies, everything from chapter VII onwards has been printed in a slightly different typeface using different manicules; also, there are several places where the pagination and signatures skip widely, although the text continues uninterrupted. Provenance & Evidence of Readership: Front pastedown with bookplate of the Library of the Theological Seminary of the Diocese of Ohio (properly deaccessioned). Intermittent 17th-century inked marginalia cross-referencing pages, adding significant information, and correcting certain points. ESTC R10655; Wing (rev. ed.) B1224B. Contemporary calf, rebacked, covers framed in double gilt fillets, spine with gilt-stamped leather … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co., LLC (PRB&M) [United States]
2019-06-01 10:33:16
(WEATHER, EXTREME). FRANCISCI [FINX], ERASMUS
Nuremberg: In Verlegung Wolffgang Moritz Endter, und Johann Andre� Endter, 1680. Nuremberg: In Verlegung Wolffgang Moritz Endter, und Johann Andreæ Endter, 1680. FIRST EDITION. With dramatic illustrations that include rain showers of rats, ark-worthy floods, and large wagons of hay borne aloft by the wind, this is a huge compendium of extreme weather events and other bizarre natural phenomena by German polymath Erasmus Finx [usually latinized to Francisci]. Best remembered as a writer of Christian hymns, Finx (1627-94) worked as a reader and corrector for the Nuremberg publishing house of Endter, also penning a number of books, many under pseudonyms, for his employer on topics ranging from ghosts and goblins to religious reflections to the Indies and China. Both the New World and the Far East are mentioned in the present work: he describes Indian rain ceremonies and Chinese "weather makers" and "wind devils," the latter depicted as a man flying through the air on an enormous bird while reading a scroll. Perhaps the most mysterious event reported is what seems to be a UFO sighting: a 1665 battle between "ships" in the sky above Stralsund, Germany. At one point, a flat, round object "the color of a darkening moon" descended from above to hover over the church of St. Nicolai, terrifying the townspeople below. Many of these witnesses fell ill in the following days, "with trembling all over and pain in head and limbs." Doctors and scholars were puzzled. This is not a common work: OCLC finds six copies in US libraries; ABPC and RBH locate just two at auction since 1975.. 210 x … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Phillip J. Pirages Fine Books and Medieval Manuscripts [U.S.A.]
2019-06-01 09:07:46
KORTHOLT, Christian
First edition. 8vo. (156x88mm). pp. 8ll, 312. The pagination is confusing as the final gathering is numbered 287-294, following the penultimate gathering which ends with page 304. However, all the signatures are present and the book collates correctly. Text in Latin. Contemporary vellum, five raised bands, lettered in ink. All edges sprinkled red. The front endpaper has an earlier catalogue entry pasted in. There is browning and foxing to much of the text block as is usual with German books of this period. There is a tear to leaf 3 of the preface with slight loss of a few letters. Otherwise, this is an excellent copy of the rare first edition of Kortholt's critique of philosophical materialism.
Bookseller: Voewood Rare Books [UK]
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2019-06-01 07:25:39
1680. Artikeldetails Der Teutsche Taback-Trincker. [Tabak.] - Nürnberg, Johann Hoffmann, ca. 1680. Einblattdruck mit halbseitigem Kupferstich, darunter Text in drei Spalten. Blattgröße: 38,5 x 30 cm. Sprache: Deutsch Bestell-Nr: 24432 Bemerkungen: Bibliographisch für mich nicht nachweisbar; die Herzog-August-Bibliothek besitzt mit dem gleichen Titel einen Einblattdruck (vgl. VD17 23:674832P), der aber eine völlig andere Illustration und einen anderen Text hat. - Über die “Grundrichtige Beschreibung von Ursprung und Erfindung des Edlen Wunder-Krauts Nicotina, von den Physicis Sana Sancta, von den Hispaniern, Tabaco, und von den Teutschen Taback benahmet: Sambt desselben Lob und Nutzen und wie es erstlich aus Florida in Portugal, von dannen ferner in Franckreich, Spanien, Holland, endlichen auch in Teutschland transferirt und gebracht worden und daselbst hauffenweiß gepflanzt und angebauet wird.” - Unterrand mit angestückeltem Rand, linker Rand mit kleiner ergänzter Fehlstelle, teils knapp bis an die Bordüre beschnitten.EUR 4.800,00 (inkl. 7,00% MwSt.) Versandkostenfrei innerhalb Deutschlands Weitere Abbildungen Aufgenommen mit whBOOK Artikel eingestellt mit dem w+h GmbH eBay-Service Daten und Bilder powered by Buchfreund (2019-05-29).
Bookseller: Seltene und wertvolle Bücher (schwabing-antiquariat) [München, DE]
2019-05-29 21:12:46
Tabak
N�rnberg, Johann Hoffmann, ca. 1680. Nürnberg, Johann Hoffmann, ca. 1680.. Einblattdruck mit halbseitigem Kupferstich, darunter Text in drei Spalten. Blattgröße: 38,5 x 30 cm. Bibliographisch für mich nicht nachweisbar; die Herzog-August-Bibliothek besitzt mit dem gleichen Titel einen Einblattdruck (vgl. VD17 23:674832P), der aber eine völlig andere Illustration und einen anderen Text hat. - Über die “Grundrichtige Beschreibung von Ursprung und Erfindung des Edlen Wunder-Krauts Nicotina, von den Physicis Sana Sancta, von den Hispaniern, Tabaco, und von den Teutschen Taback benahmet: Sambt desselben Lob und Nutzen und wie es erstlich aus Florida in Portugal, von dannen ferner in Franckreich, Spanien, Holland, endlichen auch in Teutschland transferirt und gebracht worden und daselbst hauffenweiß gepflanzt und angebauet wird.” - Unterrand mit angestückeltem Rand, linker Rand mit kleiner ergänzter Fehlstelle, teils knapp bis an die Bordüre beschnitten.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Uwe Turszynski [München, Germany]
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