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        Vierzig-Jährige Reise-Beschreibung. Worinnen dessen durch Türkey, Persien, Indien, und noch mehr andere Oerter, höchst-löblichst-vollbrachte sechsmalige Länder-Reise verzeichnet und in dreyen Theilen vorgestellet. Aus dem Französischen in das Teutsche übergetragen durch J. Menudier.

      Nuremberg, Knorz für Johann Hofmann, 1681. - Folio (225 x 340 mm). 5 pts. in 1 vol. (24), 296, (4) pp. (8), 232, (4) pp. (8), 200, (4) pp. (8), 122 pp. (2), 120, (4) pp. With 2 engr. title pages, 2 engr. maps (1 double-page), 63 engravings on 30 plates (1 folding) and numerous engravings in the text. Contemp. calf with giltstamped (oxydized) cover monogram "B.P.B.F.", dated "1681". Independently published in Geneva and Nuremberg, this is one of the four slightly different Nuremberg issues of the same year. The first three parts treat Tavernier's travels to Turkey, Persia, India, and Japan (with large map of Japan), containing reports about the Japanese persecution of the Christians and the Dutch settlements in the Far East. Book Two, chapter Nine of the Persian Travels is of particular interest, as it contains an account of Tavernier's voyage through the Arabian Gulf, mentioning Bahrain, Bandar Abbas, Qeshm, and Hormuz and making observations on the people and navigation of the Gulf. Parts 4 and 5 of the present Nuremberg edition contain as a supplement the first German edition of Spon's and Wheeler's archaeological description of their journey to the Levant. The plates depict festivals, processions, costumes, views, and images of the Eastern flora and fauna as well as coins and gems. - Binding slightly chafed in places; lower corners bumped. Interior somewhat browned and brownstained; bookplate of Thomas Christian Wöhler to front pastedown. Seldom found complete; the copies last auctioned all lacked plates or the last 2 parts. Also the copy described by Laures is incomplete, containing a mere 23 plates. Not in the Atabey collection. VD 17, 12:635124A. Lipperheide 1456 = La 6. Alt-Japan-Kat. 1472. Mendelssohn IV, 462. Laures 530. Graesse VI/2, 43. Cf. Blackmer 1631 (note); Weber II, 279 (the Geneva edition only). [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Umbständliche und eigentliche Beschreibung von Asia: In sich haltend die Landschafften Mesopotamien, Babylonien, Assyrien, Anatolien oder Klein-Asien. Ins Hochteutsche getreulichst übersetztet von J. Ch. Beern.

      Nuremberg, Froberg f. Hoffmann, 1681. - Folio (220 x 332 mm). (8), 556, (12) pp. With engr. frontispiece, 3 double-page-sized engraved maps, 20 engr. plates (13 double-page-sized, 1 folding), and 8 engravings in the text. Contemp. calf with gilt spine. First German edition of Dapper's description of the Middle East, including Mesopotamia or Algizira, Assyria, and Anatolia; the second part is entirely devoted to Arabia. Dapper's work is of special importance for its original and new information on Islam, Arab science, astronomy, philosophy, and historiography, as well as for its illustrations. "Dr. Olfert Dapper (1636-1689), physician, geographical and historical scholar, was the author of a series of works dealing with Africa, America and Asia. The fine plates [.] are after a number of mapmakers and artists, including Christiaan van Adrichom, Juan Bautista Villalpando and Wenzel Hollar among others" (Blackmer). Includes accounts of Mecca (with a description of the Hajj), Jeddah, Medina, Sana'a, etc. The engravings show costumes, religious rites, specimens of local flora, views, etc., including Aden, Mocha, Maskat, Babylon, Baghdad, Ninive, Ephesus, and Smyrna (re-engraved from the Dutch original edition). - Old repair to view of the Tower of Babylon (slight loss to image). Engraved armorial bookplate "ex Bibliotheca Blomiana" to pastedown. Formerly in the Ottoman collection of the Swiss industrialist Herry W. Schaefer. VD 17, 39:133144U. STC D 200. Blackmer 450. Tiele 300 (note). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Miscellaneous Poems

      1681. MARVELL, Andrew.Miscellaneous Poems.London: Printed for Robert Boulter, 1681.First and only collected edition of Marvell?'s poetry to be published in his own century, containing the first printing of many poems, including ?"To His Coy Mistress,?" with scarce engraved frontispiece portrait, a handsome wide-margined copy in contemporary boards."The finest flower of secular and serious metaphysical poetry… Marvell united in himself, with an independent moderation of his own, a fresh muscular, agile, and subtle metaphysical wit and the rationality, clarity, economy, and structural sense of a genuine classic, the cultured, negligent grace of a cavalier and something of the religious and ethical seriousness of a Puritan Platonist. To this rare combination of gifts were added, moreover, a feeling for nature at once particular and general, earthly and unearthly, and an individual sensitivity and suppleness of rhythm…. It is [Marvell's] blending of the metaphysical and the classical which makes 'To His Coy Mistress' stand out as it does even in such an age of love poetry" (Bush, English Literature in the Early 18th Century, 158-63). Very few of Marvell's poems, and none of his important metaphysical poems, were published in his lifetime. Evidence exists that the woman who called herself "Mary Marvell," and who had this collection published "according to the exact Copies of my late dear Husband, under his own Hand-Writing, being found since his Death among his other Papers," may only have been Marvell's housekeeper, claiming to be his widow in order to inherit a small sum.Pforzheimer 671. Wither to Prior 536. Wing M872. Hayward 126.Interior generally fresh with engraved frontispiece portrait trimmed and mounted, occasional expert archival marginal repair, minor edge-wear to boards. An extremely good copy of this preeminent literary work.

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        Corona Gothica, castellana y austríaca, políticamente ilustrada, en tres partes dividida, con los retratos de los reyes godos. - República literaria, escriviola. .

      1678-1681. . - Juan Bautista Verdussen. Amberes. . 1 Vol. . T.I:(4 h.+252 p.+ sum.) T.II:(3 h.+154 p.+índ.) T.III:(5h.+268 p.+ind.)T.IV:45p. Folio. Plena Piel. Grabados , Historia de España (Austrias), Historia de España (Reinos Godos), Literatura Hispánica (Siglo XVII), Siglo XVII . Obra importante para la historia de España que fue iniciada por Diego Saavedra y continuada por Alonso Núñez de Castro. Recoge el devenir de la monarquía goda en España hasta el reinado de Enrique II. Acompañada de numerosos grabados a plena página con los retratos de los monarcas. Bella encuadernación a plena piel con gofrados y dorados en tapas y lomera. .

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        Some proposals for the imployment of the poor, and for the prevention of idleness and the consequence thereof, begging. A practice so dishonourable to the nation, and to the Christian religion. In a letter to a friend by T.F

      London, printed by J. Grover, and are to be sold by Francis Smith, at the Elephant and Castle, and Brab. Aylmer, at the Three Pigeons in Cornhill. 1681. 4to., engraved frontispiece, (2) + 46pp., a fine, crisp, copy with good margins, in old (18th century?) marbled wrappers. Second, much expanded edition: scarce. Wing F.972. Goldsmiths 2435. Kress 1534. Massie 1049. Thomas Firmin (1632-1697) had learned to distrust mere almsgiving and made it his business to enquire into the condition of the poor by personal investigation and to reduce the causes of social distress by economic effort. His first philanthropic experiment was occasioned by the trade disorganisation of the plague year (1665). He provided employment at making up clothing for hands thrown out of work. Other schemes involved the building of storage space by the river for corn and coals to be retailed to the poor in hard times at cost price. Early in 1676 he had started a workhouse in Little Britain, for the employment of the poor in the linen manufacture. Firmin employed as many as 1700 spinners, besides flax dressers and weavers. His arrangements for the comfort and cleanliness of his hands and for the industrial training of children rescued from the streets was admirable. But the scheme never paid. Firmin sold his linens at cost price and the annual loss on the venture was £200. In addition to his philanthropic efforts on behalf of the poor, Firmin was a prison philanthropist and worked hard to alleviate the condition of prisoners, particularly those imprisoned for debt. The present work is his most important and best known publication. It contains, amongst other things, an account of his own Work-House.

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        Pharmacopoea persica ex idiomate persico in latinum conversa. Tafsir-i murakkabat-i qarabadin-i parsi [-i Muzaffar b. Muhammad as-Sifa'i] ba-dast-i Angelus Karmelit.

      Paris, Etienne Michallet, 1681.. 8vo. (10), 56, (4), 370, (28) pp. Near contemporary vellum with giltstamped spine label. All edges sprinkled in red.. First edition. The editor, Joseph Labrosse, "was born in Toulouse in 1636 and entered a Carmelite order, taking the name of Fr. Angelus of St Joseph. In 1662 he went to Rome and studied Arabic for two years before travelling to Isfahan to study Persian. While in Iran, he used medicine as a means of propagating Christianity and in the process read many Arabic and Persian books on medicine and 'visited the houses of the learned people of Isfahan and paid hundreds of visits to the shops of the druggists, the pharmacists, and the chemists.' After returning to France in 1678 he published his 'Pharmacopoea persica', which consisted of a Latin translation of a Persian book on compound remedies written in the previous century by Muzaffar ibn Muhammad al-Husayni (d. 1556), with additional comments by Labrosse" (in: I. Loudon [ed.], Western Medicine [1997], p. 52f.). Hyde (Biographia Britannica, cited by Langles, Biographie universelle) asserts that the credit for this work really belongs to Pere Matthieu. - Insignificant chipping to spine label. Some minor browning and brownstaining. 18th century annotations on first endpaper and engraved bookplate to pastedown. From the library of Swedish antiquarian bookdealer Björn Löwendahl (1941-2013). - Wilson 7. OCLC 13058281.

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        Comitatus Mansfeldiae Descriptio. Auctore Tilemanno Stella Sig. Apud Janssonio-Waesbergios, Mosem Pitt et Stephanum Swart. XX':.

      - Altkolorierter Kupferstich v. Tielemano Stella aus The English Atlas b. Johannes Janssonius (Jansson) van Waesberghen, Moses Pitt & Steven Swart in Oxford, 1681, 38 x 48,5 Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. II, S. 506, Me 183. - Zeigt die Grafschaft Mansfeld. - Oben rechts Titelkartusche. - Unten links Verlegeradresse. - Letzte Ausgabe der Mansfeld-Karte im Flächenkolorit und perfektem Zustand! (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        A Short View of the Late Troubles in England ? to which is added a Perfect Narrative of the Treaty of Uxbridge in an. 1644

      Moses Pitt, Oxford 1681 - First edition. Engraved frontispiece portrait of Charles I. 1 vols. Folio. "?written throughout in a strain of vehement animosity to all who took the anti-royalist side ?" (DNB), Dugdale's narrative is still nonetheless of essential interest because of the accuracy and detail of his chronicle. Wing D-2492 Contemporary calf, upper joint starting but sound, front free endpaper missing. Overall a handsome, sturdy copy in contemporary binding Engraved frontispiece portrait of Charles I. 1 vols. Folio [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Telluris theoria sacra : orbis nostri originem & mutationes generales, quas aut jam subiit, aut olim subiturus est, complectens. Libri duo priores de dilvio & paradiso

      1681. relié. DeCollection. Londini, 1681. Petit in/4 reliure plein velin, dos lisse à pièce de titre, 11 gravures in-texte, 7 f., 306 p., 1 f. Plats déformés ; belle typographie. Un ex-libris (Comte de Boutourlin). 4mo full contemporary vellum, title piece on smooth spine, 11 etchings, [7], 306 p., [1]. bowed boards, rare slight foxes ; nice typography. Thomas Burnet (1635 - 1715), écrivain et théologien anglais. Il fut directeur du collège de Charterhouse à Londres (1685), maître de l'hôpital de Sutton à Londres, chapelain et secrétaire du cabinet du roi Guillaume III d'Angleterre ; mais il perdit sa faveur et ses places pour avoir émis dans plusieurs de ses ouvrages des opinions condamnables sur la religion. La plupart de ses écrits sont à l'Index. Dans Telluris theoria sacra, Burnet tente de réconcilier la théorie de la Terre de Descartes avec la Bible.

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        Historia de los Vandos de los Zegries, y Abencerrages, y Cavalleros Moros de Granada, y las Civiles Guerras, que huvo en ella, hasta que el Rey Don Fernando el Quinto la ganó,

      En Valencia, por Francisco Mestre. 1681. Impressor del Santo Tribunal de la Inquisicion, junto al Molino de Rovella. - Traducida en castellano, por Ginès Perez de Hita, vezino de la ciudad de Murcia. Corregida y enmendada en esta ultima impresion.  8º, perg., 4 hs. + 531 p. + 1 h. Ejemplar con el papel oscurecido. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Leben und Tapffere Thaten der aller-beruehmtesten See-Helden

      Nuremberg: Christoph Endters, 1681. Hardcover. Very Good. Small 4to (200 x 160mm). 1090pp., [80], two parts continuously paginated. 33 finely engraved plates, including engraved title, seven double-page and folding and the famous engraved portrait of Christopher Columbus. Other portraits, including Engelbert de Ruyter, and naval battles, views, and map with inset views of New Zealand (after p.150). Title printed in red and black. Early half calf, over marbled boards, edges stained red; (scattered toning and foxing; edges worn; front hinge loose). Early heraldic bookplate of Schieffelin family. At once belonging to Karl Vogel, M.D. Formerly in the Watkinson Library Collection of Trinity Coll., Hartford. 1681 German translation of Bos?'s Dutch compendium on maritime history. This Dutch compendium, here translated into German, is a rare and valuable collection of biographical information concerning great admirals and naval heroes of the Age of Exploration. The first part describes the early voyages and biographies of Columbus, De Ruyter, Magellan, Vespucci, Vasco de Gama, Barbarossa and Drake, among others. The Barbarossa brothers were early naval strategists in the Mediterranean Sea and Kings of Tunis and Algiers. Admiral de Ruyter defended Dutch interests against pirates in the same region. The second part deals with the actions of the Zeeland and States of Holland admirals, with biographies of De Ruyter and Piet Heyn, chapters on the capture of the Silver Fleet, the exploits in Brazil, Stuyvesant?'s failed negotiations with the colonists of New England. The appendix (pp. 1009-90) by Erasmus Francisci, contains additions to the lives of Francisco and Lorenzo d?'Almeida, Alfonso d?'Albuquerque, Tristan and Nuno d?'Acuna. Another German edition of the same year appeared from Hoffman?'s press, also of Nuremberg. Alden 671/16; Sabin 6441.

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        The Trade of England revived: and the Abuses thereof Rectified, in relation to Wooll and Woollen-Cloth, Silk and Silk-Weavers, Hawkers, Bankrupts, Stage-Coaches, Shop-keepers, Companies, Markets, Linnen-Cloath. Also what Statutes in force may be injurious to Trade and Tradesmen, with several Proposals. Humbly offered to this present Parliament.

      London: Printed by T.N. for Dorman Newman at the Kings Arms in the Poultrey 1681 - [Second Edition], 4to, title lightly browned with first word "The" just shaved, the words "Wooll and Linnen-Cloath" are bracketed together on the title-page, pp.62, 63 are misnumbered 63, 62, the final 4 leaves a little frayed on the edges of the outer margins but not affecting the text, [2], 62 [i.e. 63], [1] pp., modern marbled wrappers, a good copy. This is a reissue of "The Ancient Trades decayed, repaired again.", 1678 (Wing A3075), with a cancel title-page and A2 cancelled.***** "The end of this treatise is to shew, that the reason for the decay of trade is not from the total defect or want of trade, but from the irregularity or disorder thereof . and this hath happened through a neglect of a due execution of those laws that are in force concerning trade ." - Introduction. The author applies his reasoning to the problems of the failure of trade to some twenty aspects of trade within the country, and calls for new legislation to protect traders against foreign competition and for the stronger enforcement of current legislation which had become neglected. Wing, T2004; Kress, S1533; Goldsmith, 2424. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        DESCRIPCIÓN DEL REAL MONASTERIO DE S LORENZO DEL ESCORIAL, Unica Maravilla del Mundo, Fábrica del Prudentissimo Rey Filipo Segundo, Coronada por el Catholico Rey Filipo Quarto el Grande, con la Magestuosa Obra del Pantheón, y translaciones de los cuerpos reales, reedificada por nuestro Rey y Señor Carlos II después del incendio.

      Bernardo de Villa Diego, Madrid 1681 - 19.5x29. 6h. 163 folios numerados, 5h. Ilus. con un retrato de Felipe IV, y 9 (de 10) hermosas láminas desplegables grabadas en cobre. Encuadernación pobre y casera (del s. XIX) en holandesa tela, recubierta en papel. Deterios en el margen de las primeras 5 hojas, con manchas antiguas de agua en las primeras 50 folios. Esta es la 3ª ed. de la obra. Las láminas son de Pedro de Villafranca, y son las mismas que en la 1ª ed. de la Imprenta Real de 1657; la que falta es la última. Palau 300552. Envíos para España: el pago contra reembolso conlleva un recargo de 4 Euros.

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        Iuliacensis Ducatus - XLV.':.

      - Altkolorierter Kupferstich aus English Atlas b. Moses Pitt, Johannes Janssonius van Waesbergen u. Steven Swart, 1681, 40,5 x 56 van der Krogt, Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. I, S. 604, 2380:1.2; Vgl. Philipps, Nr. 2831 f. - Zeigt das Herzogtum Jülich in dem Gebiet zwischen Dinslaken, Roermont, Gerolstein und Siegburg. - Mittig Düren, Jülich und Bedburg / Erft. - Oben rechts Titelkartusche und Wappen. - Oben links Maßstab. - Pitt & Swart veränderten die Platte von Janssonius durch Querlinien und oben rechts die Nummerierung "XLV". (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Eigenh. Schriftstück mit U.

      O. O. u. D.. 9 SS. 8vo. In einem eh. beschrifteten Papierumschlag (Titel und Namenszug).. Interessantes Schriftstück, betitelt "Zwei magyarische Dichterinnen", in dem Dux sich mit Susanna Losardi [1681-1706] und Therese Ferenczy [1823?-1853] auseinandersetzt: "der Eintritt der Frauen in die magyarische Literatur datirt [!] weit zurück [ ]. Die Gemahlin Rakoczi's I [Georg I. Rakoczi, 1593-1648], die berühmte Susanna Lorandfy [Susanna Lorantffy, 1602-1660], welche den großen Comenius [Johann Amos Comenius, 1592-1670] nach Sarospatak berief, eröffnete mit religiösen Schriften, die sie verfasste, den Reigen der magyarischen Schriftstellerinn. Und als erste magyarische Dichterin wird Susanna Losardi genannt [ ]. Eine der beachtenswerthesten Erscheinungen unter den neueren magyarischen Dichterinnen war Theresa Ferenczy [ ]". - Dux übersetzte zahlreiche Dichtungen in Versen und Prosa, z. B. Jozsef Eötvös Kartäuser (7. Aufl. Wien 1878). An Originalwerken veröffentlichte er teils Novellen wie Deutsch-Ungarisches (Wien 1871) u. a., teils literar- und kulturhistorische Studien, die unter dem Titel: Aus Ungarn (Leipzig 1880) gesammelt erschienen. - Teilweise etwas braunfleckig.

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        Umbständliche und eigentliche Beschreibung von Asia: In sich haltend die Landschafften Mesopotamien, Babylonien, Assyrien, Anatolien... Nebenst ... Arabiens. Mit Frontispiz, 3 Kupferkarten, 21 Kupfertaf. (davon 14 doppelblattgr.) sowie 8 halbseitigen Textkupfern. Nürnberg, Froberg für Hoffmann, 1681. 4 Bll., 556 S., 7 Bll. Gr.-4°. Pgt. d. Zt.

      1681. . Angeb.: Asia, oder: Ausführliche Beschreibung des Reichs des Grossen Mogols und eines grossen Theils von Indien... Nebenst einer Vorstellung des Königreichs Persien, wie auch Georgien, Mengrelien, Cirkassien und anderer benachbarten Länder ... 2 Tle. Mit gest. Frontispiz, 4 doppelblattgr. Kupferkarten, 38 Kupfertaf. (davon 12 doppelblattgr.) sowie 10 halbseit. Textkupfern. Ebda, 1681. 4 Bll., 300 S., 2 Bll.; 1 Bl., 170 S., 3 Bll.- Blackmer Coll. 450 und 451. - Tiele 299 und 300. - Griep/Luber 320 (Tl. II). - Vgl. Lipperheide Lc 4 und La 5 (niederl. Ausg.). - Erste deutsche Ausgaben, übersetzt von Joh. Chr. Beer. - Vollständige und wohlerhaltene Exemplare von Dappers geographischen Hauptwerken. 'He was a Dutch physician and scholar devoted to geographical and historical studies. His works are of especial importance because of the fine plates, which include maps, plans, beautiful views and costumes' (Blackmer). - Die detailreichen Kupfer zeigen Ansichten von Aden, Bagdad, Ephesus, Isfahan, Khom, Mokka, Smyrna, Vishnapur u. a., ferner Pflanzen und Tiere, Kostüme, Kultgegenstände, Gottheiten etc. - Tlw. schwach gebräunt, Drucktitel von I mit kleinem altem Wappenstempel sowie gelöschtem Stempel verso.- Gutes Exemplar.-

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        Asia, oder: Ausführliche Beschreibung des Reichs des Grossen Mogols und eines grossen Theils von Indien ... Nebst einer vollkommenen Vorstellung des Königreichs Persien, wie auch Georgien, Mengrelien, Cirkassien und anderer benachbarten Länder. ...

      . ins Hochteutsche getreulichst übersetzet von Johann Christoff Beern. Teil I (v. 2).Froberg für Hoffmann, Nürnberg 1681. 3 Bl., 300 S., 2 Bl. mit 1 gestochenen Titel, 1 doppelblattgroßen, gest. Karte, 28 (4 doppelblattgr.) Kupfertafeln u. 5 Textkupfern. Einfacher Ppbd. der Zeit. - Beschabt u. bestoßen. Etliche Taf. u. einige Textbl. mit hinterlegten Einrissen, teils mit geringem Bildverlust. Vortitel als Fragment neu aufgezogen. Etwas gebräunt. - Erste deutsche Ausgabe. "Landeskundliche Beschreibung des Mogulreiches und anderer Gebiete in Indien, dem heutigen Pakistan und Afghanistan sowie von Persien und dem Kaukasus (Armenien, Georgien, Mingrelien, Cirkassien, Kurdistan u.a.)." (Griep/Luber 320). - Das Werk ist mit hervorragend schönen Kupfern ausgestattet..

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        Short Views of the Late Troubles in England...to which is added A Perfect Narrative of The Treaty at Uxbridge in an. 1644

      Oxford, at the Theater for Moses Pitt, 1681, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, 2nd Editionsmall folio, near contemporary calf with four raised bands to spine with simple gilt rules, worn at extremities and upper board held only by internally placed tape, portrait frontis of Charles I has been cut down and mounted as has the title page with a vignette of the Sheldonian - both leaves cut back to frame, title mount lacking a small piece at top corner, name of a previous owner has been partly erased from title page and the name of the author added in a neat hand, one leaf of the Preface has been close-cropped to the lower margin with the loss of the bottom line of text, small round library stamp of Cheltenham makes several marginal appearances, frontis & title [iv] + 136 +185-294 + 361-439 + [i} + 449-488 + 553-650 + [iv] & 737-959 & [xiii] , the pagination is complete despite irregular numbering & is suggestive of interruptions in the printing process (Lowndes 682) two additional divisional title pages, decorative headpieces and foliate initials, uncommon, Book

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        Haute Partie de l'Evesche de Munster subdivise en ses principales Juridictions. (Germany)

      Paris 1681 - Engraving with original hand-color. Sheet size: 19 1/4 x 24 1/2". Inventory#: p1554pmat.

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        Politischer Redner, Das ist: Kurtz und eigentliche Nachricht, wie ein sorgfältiger Hofmeister seine Untergebene zu der Wolredenheit anführen soll . Was Bürgerliche Reden sind . Was bey hohen Personen, sonderlich zu Hofe, oder Gelegenheit zu reden vorfällt. Alles mit genugsamen Regeln . außgefertigt. 6 Bl., 1084 S., 10 Bl. Register. Mit Porträt und gestoch. Titel. Guter Pergamentbd d. Z.

      Leipzig, Benj. Chr. Ritzsch für Timoth. Ritzsch Erben, 1681. - Dünnhaupt unbekannte Variante der dritten Ausgabe; das Buch war zuerst 1677 erschienen. Eines der am meisten gelesenen Bücher Weises, enthält auf den S. 194-433 die berühmte ‚Complimentir-Comödie‘. Weise (1642-1708), Pädagoge, Dichter und Schuldramatiker, war seit 1670 Professor der Poesie und Redekunst am Weißenfelser Gymnasium und ab 1678 bis zu seinem Tod Rektor des Gymnasiums seiner Vaterstadt Zittau. Weises pädagogischer wie literarischer Einfluß (besonders auf die Gattung des ‚politischen Romans‘) war sehr groß. „Als Lehrer erfreute er sich außerordentlicher Beliebtheit . Daß er seinen vielen pädagogischen Publikationen zum trotz kein trockener Theoretiker war, bezeugen die humorvollen, aus dem Leben gegriffenen Dramen, in die er nicht selten musikalische Einlagen aufnahm" (Dünnhaupt). – Drucker- und Verlegerangabe wie beim 2. Druck von 1679 (Dünnh. 2), Kupfertitel noch „Leipzig, im Ritzischen Buchladen", die Jahreszahl jedoch, anders als bei Dünnh. 5 und 7 angegeben, in „1681" geändert. Titel ohne den Zusatz „bey dieser 3. Edition ." wie bei Dünnhaupt 42.I.4 angegeben. – Handschriftl. Besitzeintrag von Jobst Heinrich von Willen (1674-1742; später Ratsherr und Bürgermeister von Reval, heute Tallinn) auf dem Titel. Schönes Exemplar. – VD17 39:142621K. Goed. III 279, 8c. Vgl. Dünnhaupt 42.I.4 u. 5 und Faber du Faur 1618 (andere Drucke).

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        ARREST DU CONSEIL D'ESTAT: QUI ORDONNE QU'A L'AVENIR LES BARILS DE BOEUF, & AUTRES VIANDES D'IRLANDE & AUTRES PAIS ESTRANGERS, ENSEM LE LES CHAUDIERES, & AUTRES OUVRAGES DE CUIVRE SERVANT A LA CUISSON DES SUCRES, QUI SERONT AMENEZ DANS LES VILLES & LIEUX D'ENTREPOST, POUR ESTRE TRANSPORTEZ DANS LES ISLES DE L'AMERIQUE & PAIS ESTRANGERS, SERONT EXCEPTEZ DE LA GRACE DE L'ENTREPOST & ESTAPE GENERALE. DU 17 AOUST 1671

      Paris: Par Sebastien Mabre-Cramoisy, 1681.. 4pp. Quarto, on a folded folio sheet. Very minor soiling. Contemporary inscription. Fine. An early French decree relating to America, of particular importance for the French West Indies. An ongoing problem of the sugar colonies in the West Indies was feeding the slave work force. Throughout the era of slavery, food was imported from Europe and North America, as it was cheaper and easier than using labor on the spot to raise it. This act exempts from warehousing charges Irish and other beef and all items required for sugar refinery destined for exportation to America. A variant of Wroth 125, which was printed thirty years later. OCLC locates only one copy, at NYPL. From the library of Cardinal Étienne Charles de Loménie de Brienne (1727-94), Minister of Louis XVI, Archbishop of Toulouse and of Sens. A friend of Voltaire and a member of the Académie Française, Brienne wielded significant power as head of the Finance Ministry, which earned him many enemies. He died in prison during the French Revolution, despite having renounced Catholicism in 1793 (presumably as an attempt to save his life). WROTH, ACTS OF FRENCH ROYAL ADMINISTRATION 125 (ref). MAGGS, FRENCH COLONISATION OF AMERICA 22. OCLC 42747429.

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        Eines alten Tugendhafften Teutschen Rechtmäßiger Eifer Uber die Losen Füchse dieser Welt, Unter derer seltzamen Figuren und Gesichten alle Sündliche Laster der Menschen in allen Ständen deutlich abgemahlet Abermal aufs neue aufgeleget. 224 S. Titel in Rot und Schwarz. Mit 10 Textholzschnitten. Neuer Pappbd mit Rückenschild.

      Ohne Ort und Druck, 1681. - Sehr seltene Ausgabe dieser beißenden Satire auf Heuchelei (besonders Heuchelei der Mönche und Bettelorden), Neid, falschen Adel, Verleumdung, überflüssige Kleiderpracht, törichte Hoffnung, gleisnerische Liebe, Wucherer und Räuber, geistliche und weltliche Kirchenräuber, Unkeuschheit, arglistige und närrische Buhler, Ehebrecher und Frauenschänder, Wucher der Geistlichen, Kriegstifter und Verräter, "Ohrenbläser und Affterkoser", Schwätzer und Verleumder, Simonie, Kauf von Ämtern, fahrlässige Richter und böse Advokaten u. dergl. mehr. "Diese Prosa-Satyre (mit eingestreuten Reimen) ist laut Vorrede 1495 in brabantischer Mundart verfasst und gedruckt" (Hayn/G. zur Ausgabe 1546). Wegen eines lateinischen Gedichts von Sebastian Brant auf der Titelrückseite der Ausgabe 1546 wurde das ganze Werk ihm zugeschrieben. Das französische Original 'Les regnars traversant les périlleuses voyes des folles fiances du monde' (um 1501) hat sogar Brants Namen im Titel – zur Verkaufsförderung? – und versteckt den wahren Verfasser in einem Akrostichon. Die hübschen Holzschnitte zeigen den Fuchs in verschiedenen menschlichen Rollen, jeweils passend zum Text. – Titel mit handschriftlicher Anmerkung und schmalem Abschnitt im unteren weißen Rand, teils gebräunt, etwas knapp beschnitten. – VD17 3:300529X. Goed. I 387, 11. Hayn/G. VIII 259. Graesse I 523. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Der Kluge Hoff-Meister, Das ist, Kurtze und eigentliche Nachricht, wie ein sorgfältiger Hof-Meister seine Untergebenen in den Historien unterrichten und sie noch bey junger Zeit also anführen soll, damit sie hernach die Historien selbst lesen und anwenden können. Frontispiz, Titel in Rot und Schwarz, 10 Bl., 312 S. 12°. Pergamentbd d. Z. mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel sowie Initialen und der Jahreszahl 1686 auf dem Vorderdeckel.

      Frankfurt und Leipzig, Georg Heinrich Frommann, 1681. - – Beigebunden: Die rechte Reise-Kunst, Oder Anleitung, wie eine Reise mit Nutzen in die Frembde, absonderlich in Franckreich anzustellen. Titel, 344 S. Frankfurt, Joh. David Zunner, 1674. Seltene frühe Ausgabe von Weises berühmtem Hof-Meister, die Vorrede datiert vom 31. 12. 1675. Das "lehrhafte Brevier für angehende junge 'Weltleute'" (Dünnhaupt) wurde häufig aufgelegt, auch unter dem Titel 'Fundamentall Historie'. Weises (1642-1708) unumstrittener Erfolg als "Lehrer, als Autor pädagogischer Schriften wie auch als Verfasser und Regisseur zahlreicher Schuldramen verbreitete seinen Ruf schnell" (Dünnhaupt). – Titel mit Besitzeintrag von 1686, verso mit gelöschtem Stempel. Einige Anstreichungen, sonst gut. – Vgl. VD17 23:239103P und VD17 547:701792P (andere Verleger). Vgl. Dünnhaupt 37.4 mit abweichendem Impressum und Krause S. 425. – II. Erste und einzige Ausgabe, sehr selten. "Die ersten beiden Kapitel haben Erwägungen für und gegen das Reisen, insbesondere in Frankreich, zum Gegenstand. Kapitel 4 behandelt das Verhalten im andersgläubigen Ausland. Sonst gibt das Werk praktische Hinweise über Konversation, Kleidung, Hygiene etc. Der anonyme Verfasser empfiehlt besonders den Besuch gelehrter 'Konferenzen'" (Stagl/Orda/Kämpfer, Apodemiken, S. 87). – VD 17 23:299908Q.

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        [1] L'Arte di restituire ˆ Roma la tralasciata navigatione del suo Teuere. Rome, Lazzari Varese, 1685. [Gebonden met:] [2] Nvovi ritroramenti divisi in due parti, contre tavole in lingua Latina, Francese & Ollandese. Rome, G.G. Komarek Boemo, 1696. [Gebonden met:] [3] Nvovi ritrovamenti dati in luce dall' ingegneiro Cornelio Meyer. Rome, G.G. Komarek Boemo, 1689. [Gebonden met:] [4] Sac. Conqreg. Riparum Tyberis Romana Remunerationis pro illustriss. D. Cornelio Meyer memoriale [colophon: Rome, Reu. Cam. Apost. 1685]. [Gebonden met: [5] Descrittione di un facilissimo modo di ben ponderate invenzioni dell' ingegniere Cornelio Meyer per impedire l'inondazioni sopra de Provincie de Bologna, Ferrara e Ravenna [colophon: Rome, Berbano, 1698. [Gebonden met:] [6] Apalogia di Fransesco Maria onorati per la passonata, Rome, Berbano, 1698. [Gebonden met:] [7] All'illustrissima Congregatione Camerale per l'ingeniere Cornelio Meyer. Memoriale. [Gebonden met:] [8] Discorso esposto in public

      Groot folio (hxbxd: 40x27,5x5), gebonden in geheel leren band met versierde rug met 6 ribben (aan onderzijde professioneel gerestaureerd vanaf onderste rib tot onderkant, ongeveer 7cm). De prenten in het gehele werk zijn van uitzonderlijk hoge kwaliteit en overstijgen het niveau van boekillustraties. Ad 1. Verdeeld in 3 subdelen, (182) pag. en 69 prenten (ets en gravure), vrijwel alle oud handgekleurd, naar ontwerp van Meyer en door kunstenaars als Jo. Collin, Gasper van Wittel, Ia. Blondeau, Ber. De Balliu, B.D., Jo. Baptista Falda, B. Denner, Gommaro Wouters en Car. van Witel. Het tweede subdeel bevat ingevoegd een 'Pianta dello stagno di Maccarese...', 3 pag., met colophon: Roma, Nicol'angelo Tinassi 1681. De derde bladz. van dit tweede subdeel bevat een klein gaatje in de pagina van 1 bij 2 cm, naast de tekst en tast derhalve geen tekst of afbeelding aan. De drie delen betreffen vooral rivierverbeteringen, maar ook o.a. de werking van fonteinen, weegapparatuur (o.a. om te zien of een kroon van goud of zilver was gemaakt), landmeetkunde, de verplaatsing en het rechtop zetten van de zuil van Trajanus en de inrichting van het Piazza del Popolo, Piazza Colonna en van het voorplein van de St. Pieter in Rome. De afbeelding van het Piazza del Popolo bevat een minsucuul scheurtje dat al lange tijd professioneel gerestaureerd is door een kleine versteviging aan de achterkant aan te brengen. De text is in het Italiaans. Ad 2. (56) pag. en 25 prenten (ets en gravure) naar ontwerp van Meyer en deels gesigneerd door G. Wouters. Dit werk opent en sluit met afbeeldingen van de draak die in 1691 bij Rome gezien zou zijn. Het bevat voorts tal van uitvindingen van Meyer: het uit de grond trekken van palen, magnetische stenen, het wegnemen van een muur onder een brug, Gordiaanse knoop, rivierverbeteringen met name d.m.v. paalwerken, een moddermolen, het ophogen van een fort met aarde, brillen voor mensen met scheve neuzen, het terugpakken van een bal die in een diep gat is gevallen, de werking van geluidsgolven, maaneclips van 1680, droogmakerijen. Het boek eindigt met enkele pagina's tekst in het Nederlands. De overige text is in het Italiaans. Ad 3. (24) pag. en 15 prenten (ets en gravure) naar ontwerp van Meyer en eenmaal gesigneerd door I.B. Honoratus. Hierin o.a. opnieuw brillen voor mensen met scheve neuzen, een korenmolen op waterkracht, het repareren van doorgebroken zeedijken, het uitdiepen van een rivier, verschillende soorten rijtuigen, het planten van moerbeibomen rond Rome, hoe Meyer weer water onder de Condotten van Rome heeft gekregen, de kometen die tussen 1680 en 1698 te zien zijn geweest en set van 4 afbeeldingen van de vier muren van een ideaal ingerichte kamer met (boeken)kasten, bedstede, een camera obscura, globe, telescoop, wiskundige instrumenten, open haard, stoelen, huisdieren etc. etc. De text is in het Italiaans. Ad 4. 15 pag. Teksten o.a. van Franciscus Maria Honoratus en Gio Battista Valenti. De text is in het Italiaans. Ad 5. (4) pag. en grote kaart van de provincie van Bologna, Ferrara en Ravenna. De text is in het Italiaans. Ad 6. (8)+59 pag. Formaat klein folio, door montering in grotere bladen passend gemaakt in de grotere band. Met 2 anonieme prenten en 1 blad tekst (de eerste bladzijde) buiten de collatie. De text is in het Italiaans. Ad 7. (12) pag. Formaat 8¡, door montering in grotere bladen passend gemaakt in de grotere band. Ongeillustreerd. De text is in het Italiaans. Ad 8. (8) pag. Met 1 gravure buiten de tekst. Formaat 8¡, door montering in grotere bladen passend gemaakt in grotere band. De text is in het Italiaans. The book is bounded in leather and has a beautifully decorated back in gold (hxwxd: 40x27,5x5). The back is divided with 6 raised bands. The lower part of the back is professionally restored (from the last raised band untill the bottom, about 7 cm). The prints in the book are of extinguished quality, which exceed the quality of normal book-illustrations. The book contains of the following 8 sections: [1] L'Arte di restituire ˆ Roma la tralasciata navigatione del suo Teuere. Rome, Lazzari Varese, 1685. This section is subdivided in three subsections, (182 pages and 69 prints (etching and engraving), almost all originally handcoloured after the design of Meyer and by artists as Jo. Collin, Gasper van Wittel, Ia. Blondeau, Ber. De Balliu, B.D., Jo. Baptista Falda, B. Denner, Gommaro Wouters en Car. Van Witel. The first print is for instance a beautiful one of Neptune. The second subsection contains an inserted "Pianta dello stagno di Maccarese": 3 pages with colophon: Roma, Nicol'angelo Tinassi 1681. The third page of this inserted Pianta has a little hole in the page and the right bottom of about 2 cm by 1 cm, it however does not erase any tekst. The three subsections focus on the watercourses of rivers, but also contain descriptions of the working of fountains, equipment to weigh (for instance to see if the crown was made of gold or silver), land-geomatry, the relocation and tousle of the pillar of Trajanus and the looks of the Piazza del Popolo, Piazza Colonna and the front square of the Saint Peter in Rome. The illustration of the Piazza del Popolo has a tiny tear which has been enduring professionally restored. [2] Nuovi ritrovamenti divisi in due parti, contre tavole in lingua Latina, Francese & Ollandese. Rome, G.G. Komarek Boemo, 1696. 56 pages and 25 prints (etching and engraving) after the design of Meyer and most of the time undersigned by G. Wouters. This section beginns with the prints of the dragon which supposed to have been seen near Rome in 1691. This is a very famous and beautiful print. It contains furthermore several inventions of Meyer: the pulling out of the ground of poles, magnetic stones, the deduction of a wall under a bridge, the Gordian knot, river-improvements by for instance palisades, a mud mill, the increasing of a fortress with soil, glasses for people with asymmetric noses, the receival of a ball which is fallen into a deep hole, the working of sound waves, moon eclipse of 1680 and the art of making dry. This section ends with several pages of text in Dutch. [3] Nuovi ritrovamenti dati in luce dall' ingegneiro Cornelio Meyer. Rome, G.G. Komarek Boemo, 1689. 24 pages and 15 prints (etching and engravings) after the design of Meyer and party undersigned by I.B. Honoratus. In this book again glasses for people with asymmetric noses, a corn mill on water power, the repair of broken dykes near the sea, the depthening of a river, several differtent types of carriages, the planting of mulberry's near Rome, how Meyer got water underneath the Condotte di Roma, the comets which have been seen between 1680 and 1698 and a set of 4 prints of the 4 walls of ani deal decorated room with (book)cases, sleeping cabinet, a camera obscura, a globe, a telescope, mathematic instruments, a fire place, chairs, house pets, etc. [4] Sac. Conqreg. Riparum Tyberis Romana Remunerationis pro illustriss. D. Cornelio Meyer memoriale [colophon: Rome, Reu. Cam. Apost. 1685]. 15 pages, texts of among others Fransiscus Maria Honoratus and Gio Battista Valenti, in latin. [5] Descrittione di un facilissimo modo di ben ponderate invenzioni dell' ingegniere Cornelio Meyer per impedire l'inondazioni sopra de Provincie de Bologna, Ferrara e Ravenna [colophon: Rome, Berbano, 1698. 4 pages and a big map of the provence of Bolognia, Ferrara e Ravenna e sui paludi. [6] Apologia di Fransesco Maria onorati per la passonata, Roma, Berbano, 1698. 8 pages and 59 pages. Smaller book which is made suitable for the bigger leather band by mounting it on bigger pages. With 2 anonymous prints and 1 page (the first page) of tekst outside the collation. [7] All'illustrissima Congregatione Camerale per l'ingeniere Cornelio Meyer. Memoriale. 12 pages, size in octavo, which is made suitable for the bigger leather band by mounting it on bigger pages. Not illustrated. [8] Discorso esposto in publico da Benedetto Benedetti, professore di scienze mettematiche in Roma [colophon: Rome, Reu. Cam. Apost. 1 8 pages, with 1 engraving outside the tekst. Size in octavo, which is made suitable for the bigger leather band by mounting it on bigger pages. About Cornelis Meijer (Amsterdam 1629 - Rome 1701): Cornelis Meijer was a Dutch engineer, born in Amsterdam in 1629. He was the son of a simple Amsterdam carriage wheel maker. The papal chamber asked hi mto come to Italy to purify the Tiber and to make it navigable. Het went to Rome via Venice in 1674/1675. He became a member of the most important scientific association, the "Accademia Fisicomatematica" which became known among art historians by its connections with the famous artist Casper van Wittel ("Gaspare Vanvitelli"). He converted himself as former Lutheran into the Roman Catholic church. In 1676 he started a very succesful project to save the famous Via Flaminia against the undermining working of the Tiber

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        Opera Omnia Theologica, of Alle de Godtgeleerde Wercken. t'Samen by een vervat, en nu op nieuws door eenige Beminnaers der Waerheydt, ter eeren Godts en hares Naesten welvaert in Druk uytgegeven. Verrijkt met vier Registers, en eenige andere Schriften van den Autheur, door desen nooyt in Druck geweest. Als mede voor yder Tractaet sijn eygen Tytel en Voorreden gestelt, en getrouwelijk in onse Nederduytsche Spraecke overgeset.

      Amsterdam, Joannes van Veen 1681. (8, portret, 8) 642 (20) p. Opnieuw gebonden overslaand Perkament, Folio (inclusief het vaak ontbrekende portret van deze doopsgezinde leidsman).

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        Zeldzaame en gedenkwaardige zee- en land- reizen; door Egypten, West-Indien, Perzien, Turkyen, Oost-Indien, en d'aangrenzende gewesten; behelzende een zeer naauwkeurige beschrijving der genoemde landen/ benevens der zelver inwoonderen godsdienst/ regeering/ zeden en gewoonten/ mitsgaders veele zeer vreemde voorvallen/ en ongemeene geschiedenissen/ en wonderlijke wedervaringen. Aangevangen in den jaare 1660, en geëndigd in den jaare 1677. Vertaald uit d'eigene aanteekeningen en brieven ..

      Amsterdam, Jan ten Hoorn, 1681.4to. Contemporary mottled calf, spine richly gilt, with red morocco title label to spine (extremities of spine sl. damaged; sl. rubbed). With engraved allegorical title-page and 17(of 18) engraved plates (several folding) by Jan Luyken and J. Harrewyn. (8),495,(7) pp.First edition. - This book is claimed to be translated from the papers of an English nobleman but according to Tiele it was composed by G. Broekhuizen. 'G. van Broekhuizen, a seventeenth-century translator and publisher from Amsterdam, had read enough travel accounts to be able to compose one himself. Edward Melton's voyage to Egypt, the West Indies, Persia, Turkey, The East Indies and neighbouring regions is pure fiction, but van Broekhuizen inserted enough curiosities to make his book interesting' (Koster, To Hellen's noble land, 32). Muller, at the other hand states ' this description is rendered still more important by the circumstance, that Melton was at New-York in 1668, in the height of the quarrel between England and Holland on the possession of the country, so that he uses the names New York and New-Amsterdam indiscriminately'. 'Exactly who he was, wether he really existed, or if Melton was his real name remains an unsettled problem' (Howgego p.701). The first part is dealing with Egypt. A very detailed description is given in the second part of New Netherland, based on Adriaen van der Donck and Arnoldus Montanus, Virginia, Florida, Cuba, Haiti, Panama and Jamaica; also relating to the buccaneers in the West Indies. The third part is dealing with Persia and Turkey, the fourth with Asia and South Africa. Van Broekhuizen showed a morbid interest in oriental tortures, which he described in detail and of which Jan Luyken presented some vivid illustrations. 'Several of the plates are by the celebrated Jan Luiken and are among his best productions' (Asher 16). Tiele 738; Cat. NHSM I, p.118; Sabin 47472; European Americana IV p.82; Muller, America, 960; Weber 324; Not in the Blackmer or Atabey Collection; Van Eeghen-Van der Kellen 42.

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        Donaueschingen als Garnison. 1681 - 1995.

      . 156 S. Originalpappband, gebunden.. Gut erhalten. 1296 Wir versenden jedes lieferbare Buch am gleichen oder nächsten Werktag.

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        Remarkable Antiquities of the City of Exeter. Giving an Account of the Laws and Customs of the Place, the Officers, Court of Judicature, Gates, Walls, Rivers, Churches, and Priviledges. Together, with a Catalogue of all Bishops, Mayors, Sheriffs, from the Year 1049, to 1677

      , London: Published by Rowland Reynolds, , 1681 , [6], 64, 191, [62], frontispiece with two coats of arms, plus folding map of the city, numerous coats of arms in the text, originally published 1677 with title 'Antiquities of the city of Exeter'

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        Sermons on the Hundred and Nineteenth Psalm preached by Thomas Manton - 1681

      - Sermons on the Hundred and Nineteenth Psalm preached by the late reverend and learned Thomas Manton with a perfect alphabetical table, Directing to the principal matters Contained therein. 1681 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        La Coutume Reformee Du Pais et Duché De Normandie, Anciens Ressorts et Enclaves d'Iceluy, Expliquee Par Plusieurs Arrets et Reglements (2 volumes).

      Chez Jean Lucas, Rouen 1681 - Deux volumes, reliure d'époque, plein veau brun, dos à caissons dorés, Ex libris manuscrits. Titre avec vignette gravée dans chaque volume. (4) p, 652 p, table, (2)p, 618 p, 48p, table. Bandeaux, culs-de-lampes gravés. Intérieur bon état, quelques traces d'usure sur reliure. Size: In Folio [Attributes: First Edition]

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        The Art of Rhetoric, With a Discourse of The Laws of England [and] A Dialogue Between a Phylosopher and a Student, of The Common-Laws of England Wing H2212

      London: Printed for William Crooke at the Green Dragon without Temple-Bar, 1681. Early tree calf, rebacked, marbled edges, a bit rubbed, light browning, else clean and crisp, with the frontispiece; the Taussig copy Hobbes' major work of legal philosophy, a "Dialogue" between Francis Bacon (and Hobbes) as the philosopher and Sir Edward Coke as the lawyer, Coke later defended by Hale, with Hobbes' own views to be reflected in Austin, Bentham, and J.F. Stephen

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        Traite de la lithotomie, ou, de l'extraction de la pierre hors la vessie, avec les figures

      Noted 4th edition 1681 (the colophon of 1682), according to the 4th edition held in Edinburgh in 1689, but a slip at the end reported an observation Tolet in 1690. Moreover there is a fourth edition in Utrecht in 1693. Apparently snack is not the same for foreign editions show a frontispiece and 18 plates. These 19 boards are out text in one text engraved intaglio by Launette. The board p. 145 has been resized (only the margins) and no longer on a full page. Full period calf, spine decorated nerves completely redone recently, corners and edges restored. Skilled labor. Remarkable and famous treatise on surgery extraction of stones, boards illustrate the steps of the operation with stunning realism. chez l'autheur A Paris 1681 [1689] in 12 (16,5x9,5cm) 249pp. (7) et 19 pl. Un Vol. relié

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        Remarques Critiques Sur Les Oeuvres D'HORACE, Avec Une Nouvelle Traduction. In TEN VOLLUMES. 1681-1689.

      Denys Thierry, & Claude Barbin 1681. TEXT IN LATIN AND FRENCH. BINDING: The Ten Volumes are bound in Full Speckled Contemporary Calf, with raised bands, Gilt decoration to spines, two gilt lettered labels to each volume, and speckled paper edges. CONDITION: Spines and extremities scuffed, worm holes and chips to sides foot of spines; former owners name to front pastedown. All Covers are firm and tight and internally very clean. A VERY NICE AND RARE SET.

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        A COLLECTION OF LETTERS AND OTHER WRITINGS, RELATING TO THE HORRID POPISH PLOTT: Printed from the Originals in the Hands of George Treby Esq; Chairman of the Committee of Secrecy of the Honourable House of Commons. Published by Order of that House

      London, Printed for Samuel Heyrick; Thomas Dring; and John Wickins, 1681.. FIRST EDITION 1681, folio, approximately 320 x 190 mm, 12½ x 7½ inches, 1 historiated initial, pages: (6), 104, 109-27, (1) - Contents table, jump in pagination present in all copies, nothing missing, collation: (A2), *1, B-Z2, Aa-Ii2, bound in modern quarter calf, blue paper boards, raised bands, gilt rules and 3 gilt lettered black morocco labels to spine, new endpapers. A small area of indentations to upper cover, Order-to-print leaf (A1v) browned and dusty, crack between *1v and B1r, Hh2v and Ii1, stab holes to inner margins from original binding as a pamphlet, final 2 leaves lightly foxed, final page slightly browned and with 2 small ink smudges, no loss of legibility. A very good copy. Letters relating to the 1678 so-called Popish Plot against Charles II invented by Titus Oates to foment anti Catholic hatred. Most of the collection consists of letters to and from Edward Colman or Coleman (1636?-1678) an English Catholic courtier under Charles II of England and a charismatic Catholic convert who was appointed secretary to the Duke of York's second wife. He was hanged, drawn and quartered on a treason charge, having been implicated by Titus Oates in his false accusations. He is a Catholic martyr, beatified by Pope Pius XI in 1929. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Giuoco d'arme dei sovrani, e de gli stati d'Europa. Per apprender l'arme, la geografia, e la storia loro curiosa. Tradotto dal Francese in Italiano ... da B. Giustiniani.

      . Napoli, Bulison 1681. 11 x 7,8 cm. 16 Bl. mit ganzs. Wappenkupfer vers Titelblatt, 285 S., 1 Bl., 8 Bl. Mit 52 (1 gefalt) Kupfertafeln. Pgmt.d.Zt. mit handschriftl. Rückentitel. Zweite italienische Ausgabe. Heraldisches Kartenspiel. Abgebildet sind die Wappen der souveränen europäischen Fürstenhäuser. Die Farbsymbole sind jeweils oben links angegeben. Es fehlt die Pique 5: Il Marchese Elettore di Brandemburg. Sonst gutes und sauberes Exemplar. -CHF 432.00.

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        Medulla historiae Anglicanae. Being a comprehensive history of the lives and reigns of the monarchs of England, from the time of the invasion thereof by Julius Caesar, to this present year 1681

      London: Abel Swalle 12mo (14.8 cm, 5.8"). [14 ff.], 653, [1 (blank)] pp. (pagination skips 215–24, repeats 241–50, several other pages incorrectly numbered); 2 plts.. 1681 One of the most widely used English history textbooks of the 17th century, here in its second edition (following a first of 1679). This edition opens with an => added engraved title-page depicting Britannia contemplating her coastline; another plate, titled "The Habits of the Ancient Britaines," represents => a heavily tattooed couple with both the man and woman holding spears, and the man additionally carrying a severed head. Both copperplates were done by Frederick Hendrick Van Houe (1628?–98, sometimes given as Van Hove), a native of The Hague who studied under F. Bouttats in Antwerp, later worked as a draughtsman and engraver in The Hague, and only lived and worked in London late in life, arriving perhaps in 1692. Binding: Contemporary calf with covers framed in gilt double fillet, spine with gilt-stamped title-label and gilt-stamped acorn and foliate decorations in compartments, board edges with gilt roll. All edges red. Provenance: Front pastedown with black and red shelving location bookplate of the Dalton Hall library, reading "See writ below the shelf I claim / Replace me Reader whence I came. Bound as above, covers reattached via Japanese long fiber method; edges and extremities rubbed, spine with leather cracked and head chipped, head and tail of spine also stabilized with Japanese paper. Front free endpaper and frontispiece with small hole, touching image; frontispiece with upper corner torn away, just touching corner and banner title of image. Pages closely trimmed, affecting some shouldernotes and headers; one leaf torn across without loss; two pages with ink blots, partially obscuring letters but not sense. Two early inked corrections, one annotation, occasional tiny dots of emphasis. Pagination jumps from 214 to 225, text and signatures uninterrupted. Not a perfect copy, but very readable and offering much of interest; in all ways => quaint.

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        Figentlicher Srundtrik der Bambezgischen Statt Villach . (Villach, Austria)

      1681 - Mathias Merian From Topographia Frankfurt: 1643-1690 Copperplate engravings Paper size 12" x 14 1/2"

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        DELLA NATURA DELL'UMIDO E DEL SECCO. Lettera all'Illustrissimo Sig. Francesco Redi.

      Vincenzo Vangelisti 1681 Prima edizione. Cm.23,5x17. Pg.220. Legatura coeva in piena pelle bruna. Tassello con titoli e fregi in oro al dorso a quattro nervature. Tagli spruzzati. Fuori testo un ritratto del Redi inciso da Adrianus Halluech da un dipinto di Justus Supterman. In fine due tavole incise, contenenti dieci figure a soggetto scientifico. Buon esemplare, ad ampi margini. Edizione originale in cui il Del Papa (Empoli, 1648 - 1735), già allievo del Redi, protomedico alla corte medicea e docente di Medicina Pratica all'Università di Pisa, confuta l'opera di Daniello Bartoli (Ferrara, 1608 - 1685) "Del ghiaccio e della coagulazione", trattando argomenti medici, naturalistici e anche alchemici. Esemplare di notevole rarità in quanto corredato dal ritratto del Redi, opera di Halluech.

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        Mythographi Latini. C. Jul. Hyginus, Fab. Planciades Fulgentius, Lactantius Placidus, Albricus Philosophus. Thomas Munckerus omnes ex libris MSS. partim, partim conjecturis verisimilibus emendavit, & commentariis perpetuis, qui instar bibliothecae historiae fabularis esse possint, instruxit. Praemissa est dissertatio de auctore, stylo, & aetate Mythologiae, quae C. Jul. Hygini Aug. Liberti nomen praefert

      Amsterdam (Amstelodami), Ex Officina viduae Joannis à Someren, 1681. 8vo. 2 parts in 1: (56),488,(68 index);330,(26 index) p., frontispiece, engraved portrait; 43 fine text engravings. Vellum. 20 cm (Ref: Schweiger 2,464 & 1309: 'neue Recension bes. des Hygin. nach (5) Handschriften und älteren Ausgaben. Die Anmerkungen verbessern und erläutern den Text. Die Kupfer sind aus den Arateis des Grotius genommen; Brunet 3,1982; Ebert 14621; Spoelder p. 688, Utrecht 8) (Details: Prize copy, including the printed prize for Albertus Coenen, dated april 1823, and signed by the Rector S. Nijhoff and the school officials of Utrecht. Thongs laced through at head and tail of the spine; Backstrip panelled in gilt with repeated floral motives; gilt borders and armorial cornerpieces; gilt coat of arms of Utrecht in centre of covers; Frontispiece showing mythological scenes, from Zeus to Charon. Small woodcut on the title. A portrait of Thomas Munckerus engraved by H. Caussé. In the 'Poeticon Astronomicon' of Hyginus we find 43 fine text engraving of constellations and signs of the zodiac, which are engraved after the engravings by Jacob de Gheyn, and which were originally published in Hugo Grotii 'Syntagma Arateorum', Leiden 1600) (Condition: Vellum slightly soiled; small stain on right upper corner of the frontcover, large light stain on backcover; the ties are lacking) (Note: The first part of this collection begins with the 'Fabulae', a handbook of mythology compiled from Greek sources, and the 'Poeticon Astronomicum', a manual of astronomy, also from Greek sources, both works attributed to a Hyginus. The second part contains mythological works of the 'mythographus' Fabius Planciades Fulgentius, ca. 500, Lactantius Placidus, 6th century, and ends with 'De Deorum imaginibus libellus' of Albricus Philosophus, an influential mythographer, who according to Worldcat lived in the 13th century. The Dutch schoolmaster Thomas Muncker, or Munckerus, who was Rector of the Schola Latina of Delft from 1667 till 1680, is best known for his edition of the 'Mythographi Latini'. He produced also an edition of Antoninus Liberalis in 1676. Saxe called him 'cathedra Academica dignissimus' (Van der Aa, 12/2, 1148). On the portrait is depicted a young and vigorous man with a big wig and a dressing gown. Nevertheless, he died before the book was published) (Provenance; The prize is for one Albertus Coenen, who must have been ca. 14 years old. He received the prize on the occasion of his promotion as the first of his class from the 5th to the 4th grade. We found a dissertation (University Utrecht, 9 Juni 1836, cum laude) of one Albertus Coenen van 's Gravesloot: 'Dissertatio De querela falsi' Utrecht, Altheer, 1836. Van der Aa learns us that Jonkheer Mr. Albert Coenen van 's Gravesloot owned in 1843 the Seigníory 's Gravesloot in the province of Utrecht. The village housed 20 families and was 3,5 hour walk from city of Utrecht, where the Jonkheer actually lived. Genealogieonline.nl tells us that he was born 27 July 1809 in Utrecht. He died 24 December 1859 in Utrecht, where he was councilor of the provincial court of Utrecht) (Collation: * - 3*-8, 4*-4; A - 2K-8 (min 2K8),2L-8, 2M-2; A - Y-8, Z-2) (Photographs on request)

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        Liturgia, seu liber Precum Communium, et Administrationis Sacramentorum, Aliorumque Rituum atque Ceremoniarum Ecclesiae Juxta Usum Ecclesiae Anglicanae: Una cum Psalterio seu Psalmis Davidis, Ea Punctatione distinctis, qua Cantari aut Recitari debent in E

      London, 1681. Unnumbered pages throughout. All page edges in gilt. Fine engraved portrait frontispiece of Charles 11, 52 engraved plates. Various ownership inscriptions on endpapers. A RESTORATION BINDING of red morocco, with decorative panels and borders in gilt on both covers, raised bands ornate gilt spine within compartments, contemporary marbled endpapers. Sometime skilfully rebacked with the spine relaid. Most likely bound by the publisher of the book Samuel Mearnes, who was the Royal Binder to Charles 11. Wing, C4188B. Very Good. Small 8vo. Book.

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        Schau-Plaz Bayerischer Helden. Das ist Auführlicher Entwurff aller Bayerischen Herzoge. Von Teut an Biß auf jezige Zeit in Teutscher Helden-Sprach beschriben.

      Öttingen, Rolk für Bleul in Nürnberg 1681.. Mit gest. Frontispiz und 62 gestoch. Portrs. 4 Bl., 535 S. Prgt. d. Zt.. VD17 12:124624K; Jantz 636; Praz II, 86; Lentner 4207 und 16324: "Selten." - Vgl. Landwehr 151. Pfister I, 210. De Backer-S. II, 265, 5 (EA 1637). Jöcher I, 1426. - Spätere, um zwei Tafeln vermehrte Ausgabe, die schönen Porträts im Oval jeweils mit Namensumschrift, schraffiertem Rahmen und allegorischer Darstellung mit Devise in Rollwerkkartusche im unteren Drittel jeder Tafel. - Einband altersfleckig, Ecken bestoßen. Etwas fleckig und gebräunt.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Uwe Turszynski]
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        VIDA Y HECHOS DEL PICARO GUZMAN DE ALFARACHE Atalaya de la vida humana. Nueva impresion, corregida de muchas erratas, y enriquescida con muy lindas estampas.

      Amberes, por Geronymo Verdussen, 1681. In-16 gr. (mm. 190x110), 2 parti in 1 vol., p. pelle coeva (dorso restaur.; tassello con tit. oro rifatto), 8 carte non numerate (inclusa la belliss. antiporta figur. inc. in rame), 299,(5) pp.num.; 8 cc.nn., 396,(4) pp.num.; illustrato da 16 magnifiche tavole fuori testo, disegnate e incise in rame da Gasp. Bouttats. Celebre romanzo picaresco, pubblicato separatam. in due voll. nel 1599 e nel 1604, capolavoro dello scrittore spagnolo Mateo Aleman (1547 - 1615 ca.) ?"criado del Rey nuestro Senor, y natural Vezino de Sevilla?". Cfr. Palau,I, p. 42 che cita le numerosiss. edizioni e traduzioni. Di questa, del 1681, precisa: ?"Hay ejemplares con front. y 14 laminas?" - Brunet,I,157. Corto di margini; uniformemente arross. e con aloni interc. nel t. nella prima parte, ma complessivam. buon esemplare.

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        Trait? des Hypoth?ques divis? en deux parties. (Premi?re ?dition)

      Chez Jean Lucas, 1681, Cuir / Leather, Book Condition: Tr?s Bonne Condition, Premi?re Edition / First EditionSize: 16cm x 20cm, (8p) - 372 pages - (8p). PREMI?RE ?DITION. Reliure en cuir, dos ? 5 nerfs. Reliure us?e aux coins, la partie inf?rieure du mors du devant est fendue, autrement la reliure est solide. Les pages int?rieures sont en tr?s bonne condition, propres et solides. TR?S RARE! Photos disponibles sur demande. / FIRST EDITION. Full leather cover, rubbed at the corner, front hinge is cracked at the bottom, otherwise still solid. Inside pages are in very good condition, unmarked clean and tight. VERY RARE! Photos available upon request, Livre

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        Een Uytlegginge van het Geloof. Uyt het Engels vertaelt door Matthias Neef.

      Utrecht, Johannes Ribbius 1681. (18) 710 (9) p. Origineel Perkament met ribben en stempels, 4° (John Pearson, 1613-1686, schreef deze complete verklaring van de 12 artikelen des geloofs. FATY 1,1348).

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        [Des Berühmten philosophi Nicolai Flamelli chymische Wercke]. [Alß 1. Das güldene Kleinod der Hierogliphischen Figuren. 2. Das Kleinod der Philosophiae. 3. Summarium Philosophicum. 4. Die grosse Erklärung des Steins der Weißen zur Verwandelung aller Metallen. 5. Schatz der Philosophiae. Dem Liebhabern der Kunst auß dem Französchen in das Teutsche über gesetzet von J. L. M. C [von Johann Lange]].

      [Hamburg, In Verlegung Johann Adolph Härtels Buchhändlers in S. Nicolai Kirchen], [1681].. 1 Bl., 110 S., 1 Bl., 197 S., mit 1 gefalt. Kupfertaf., Kl.-8°, Pappband des 19. Jh. mit Rückenschild. Vgl. Slg. Bernus 158 (Ausg. Hbg. Härtel 1681); Caillet 3982 (Ausg. 1669); Ferchl 157; Rosenthal 186 (Ausg. 1669); Ackermann V/1346 (Ausg. 1673): "Sehr selten! Kopp II, 358 (gibt als Jahreszahl 1680 an). Fl. 1330 geboren, war ein großer Adept, um den sich zahlreiche Legenden bildeten. So heißt es, er habe sich durch den Stein der Weisen ewige Lebenskraft erworben und sei noch 1700 in Ostindien gesehen worden; von seinem Vermögen erbaute er 14 Hospitäler, 3 Kapellen und 7 Kirchen." - Da die alchemistischen Schriften Flamels (1330-1418) erst im 16. bzw. 17. Jh. erschienen, vermutet Ferchl, dass es sich in weiten Teilen um untergeschobene Traktate handelt. - Das Werk hat einen Sammeltitel (1681), welcher hier nur in Kopie anbei ist, u. innen die beiden zusätzlichen Titel "Zwey außerlesene chymische Büchlein. I. Das Buch der Hieroglyphischen Figuren [...] Worinnen gehandelt wird von Transmutation oder Verwandelung der Metallen. II. Das warhaffte Buch des gelahrtenn Griechischen Abts Synesii, Vom Stein der Weisen" (S.1-110) u. "Das Kleinod der Philosophiae oder Das Original der Begierde Nicolai Flamelli. Ein fürtrefflich Werck, in welchem verfasset ist die Ordnung und die Manier [...] welche unter seinen Hieroglyphischen Figuren sind verstecket" (S.1-197). Unter dem zweiten Titel sind dann auch die oben genannten Werke "Summarium Philosophicum" etc. mit enthalten. - Einband leicht bestossen u. mit beschabten Kanten; es fehlt das Titelblatt der Hamburger Ausgabe "Chymische Wercke" (liegt in Kopie bei); gebräunt u. wenige Seiten mit kl. Tintenspritzern (dadurch ein Blatt mit Buchstabenverlust); Unterstreichungen u. kl. Marginalien von alter Hand, sonst ein gutes Expl. Für das fehlende Frontispiz (Kupf. Portr. d. Verf.) als Beigabe ein alter Stich von Flamel (Plattenformat: 145x112mm).

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