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2017-10-16 12:28:02
Leon da Modena
La Haye, Adrian Moetjens, 1682. Kl.-8°., gest. Fronti. (zeigt die Beschneidung eines Jungen)verkehrt eingefügt, 24 Bll., 188 S.; 2 Bll., 166 S., 6 Bll. , OPerg., Deckele fleckig, Fronti u. Titelbl. mit Randläsuren. Letzteres m. Riss (2 cm), innen etwas fleckig. Barbier I, 553 (2. Aufl.). Erfolgreiches Werk des venezianische Rabbis Leon da Modena (1571-1648) das in mehrere Sprachen übersetzt wurde. Leone da Modena (Jehuda Arje di Modena, auch Leo Mutinensis, Judah Arye) jüdisch und profanwissenschaftlich gebildeter, äußerst eloquenter Autor, Dichter, Lehrer und (von Juden und Christen) gesuchter Prediger, venezianischer Rabbiner, Übersetzer, Verfasser einer Autobiographie und zahlreicher Schriften verschiedensten Inhalts und gilt als eine der kompliziertesten und undurchsichtigsten Persönlichkeiten der jüdisch-italienischen Kultur seiner Zeit. Leone führte ein unruhiges Leben: Er nahm einen Beruf nach dem anderen auf und wurde ein besessener Spieler, was ihn und seine Familie oft in finanzielle Bedrängnis brachte. Sein Lieblingssohn Mordechai starb im November 1617 bei alchimistischen Experimenten, in deren Folge ihn sein Vater tödlich vergiftet hatte. Das traf Leone Modena schwer, er unterzog sein bisheriges Leben einer strengen Selbstprüfung, deren Frucht die äußerst widersprüchliche Autobiographie chajje Jehuda ist, eine offen-ehrliche Abrechnung, in der er sich als gescheiterte Existenz bekennt und mit der er in seiner Zeit einzigartig dasteht. [Wahrlich ein Mann mit dem ich gern gezecht hätte!] 1100 gr. Schlagworte: JudaicaAlte Drucke - nach 1550 [Attributes: Hard Cover … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: antiquariat peter petrej [Switzerland]
2017-10-16 12:25:17
Wit, Frederick de
Bookseller: Antiquariat Michael Steinbach [AT]
2017-10-16 12:13:25
Leopold Voigt, Vienna, 1682. 20 (303 x 200 mm). Large folding plates (525 x 1850 mm, comprising 5 large plates joined together). Contemporary marbled wrappers; cloth folding case. In 1679, Vienna was visited by one of the last big plague epidemics. Fleeing the` city, Emperor Leopold I vowed to erect a marble mercy column if the epidemic would end. A temporary wooden structure was erected in the same year. Three years later, Leopold's vow was renewed. This volume and the large folding plate are commemorating an early conservative design for the memorial column known as "Pestsäule" ("plague column") in Vienna, which was finally inaugurated in High Baroque style in 1693. [Attributes: Soft Cover]
Bookseller: Sanctuary Books, A.B.A.A. [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
2017-10-16 12:09:28
BALDINUCCI FILIPPO (1625-1696).
Firenze, nella stamperia di Vincenzio Vangelisti, 1682. In - 4ø; ritratto, 6 cc. nn., 111 pp., 9 tavole fuori testo di cui 4 ripiegate; legatura coeva in tutto cartoncino alla rustica, titolo manoscritto al dorso. Antica firma di possesso al titolo. Ottimo esemplare a pieni margini, su carta forte. Prima edizione della pi-- importante biografia antica di Bernini (da non confondersi con una contraffazione che porta la stessa data ma che manca del ritratto e differisce dall'originale per alcuni particolari alla pagina del titolo). L'opera fu commissionata a Filippo Baldinucci dalla regina Cristina di Svezia (1626 - 1689), famosa mecenate, che intendeva difendere il Bernini dalla campagna di discredito che i suoi oppositori avevano imbastito. Oltre al celebre ritratto del Bernini inciso da Arnold van Westerhout su disegno di Giovanni Battista Gaulli, in fine vi sono 9 tavole che illustrano con piante e sezioni il progetto per la basilica di S. Pietro. Fowler 35. Berlin Katalog 2670. Cicognara 2197. Rossetti 705. Kissner 25. Comolli II, pp. 289 - 300. Schlosser Magnino, p. 475.
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Mediolanum [IT]
2017-10-16 12:06:45
Morin, Jean / [Simon, Richard (ed.)].
London, George Wells, 1682. 8vo. (20), 211, (1), 129-487, (1) pp. Contemp. full calf with giltstamped arms of Michel Le Tellier. Leading edges gilt. Edges red. First edition. - Correspondence between the Oratorian Jean Morin (1591-1659) and Cardinal Barberini (and others) regarding the project of Pope Urban VIII to unite all schismatic churches of the orient with the Roman church, in which the learned orientalist Morin was instrumental. As such, this constitutes an early and important attempt to systematically address the relations between the Rome and the Christian communities established in Lebanon, Syria and in the rest of the Middle East, containing valuable observations on the Druze, Copt, and other local religious communities. Several portions printed in Greek, Hebrew, Arabic, and Syriac characters. The editor, R. Simon (1638-1712), has prefixed a Life of Morin which "amounts to a diatribe against not only Morin, but the entire Oratorian Congregation" (cf. Wetzer/W.). - From the library of the French statesman Michel III Le Tellier, marquis de Barbezieux (1603-85), minister of state after Mazarin, Chancellor and Keeper of the Seals of France. It was he who counter-signed (with Louis XIV) the Edict of Fontainebleau, revoking the Edict of Nantes and driving the Huguenots from France; he died but a week later. ESTC R5020. Wing M2764 & S3795. Arber's Term cat. I, 473. Jöcher/A. IV, 2125, 11. Wetzer/W. VIII, 1919. Hoefer XXXVI, 594. OCLC 26431901. Cover arms: Olivier pl. 1753, fer no. 4. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH [Vienna, A, Austria]
2017-10-16 12:02:11
d'Urfey, Thomas [Tom Durfey]
Printed for Joseph Hindmarch, London, 1682. thin 12mo., [6], 188pp., [4]; VG; spine paneled black leather, gilt lettering, elaborate gilt tooling; boards straight-grained, gilt panel around edges, gilt line on board edges, elaborate gilt turn-in; marbled endpapers; signs of repair to gutter of front board on spine and gutter; minor bumping and shelfwear; gilt text block; mild age-toning to page edges, foxing; JG consignment; shelved case 0. Shelved Dupont Bookstore. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Second Story Books, ABAA [Rockville, MD, U.S.A.]
2017-10-16 11:57:27
BLAEU, Joan
Bookseller: Clive A Burden Ltd. [Rickmansworth, Herts., UNITED KINGDOM]
2017-10-16 11:57:23
BLAEU Ioannis
AMSTERDAM, Haeredes Ioannis Blaeu, 1682 - 2 volumi, grandi in-folio, legatura originale in piena pergamena con fregi oro. Illstrati da 140 stupende tavole incise in rame raffiuranti ritratti, carte geografiche, piante topografiche e vedute propettiche di Torino e di città e paesi del Piemonte e della Savoia. I disegni per i rami furono eseguiti da Boetto, Formento, Guazzo, Morello, Borgonio. Stupende incisioni, imponenti, di particolare interesse storico e artistico. Grandiosa opera voluta e fatta eseguire dai Re Sabaudi nel XVIImo ecolo. Esemplare completo e perfetto. Peyrot, Torino nei secoli, n. 52. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco [Italy]
2017-10-16 11:46:51
MUNTING, A.
Amsterdam, Jan Rieuwertsz., 1682. 4to. pp. (40), 656, (20), with engraved frontispiece and 40 engraved plates. Contemporary vellum. Second edition, first published in 1672. Abraham Munting (1626-1683) was the son of Hendrik Munting, who had founded in 1642 a botanical garden situated within the fortification circuit of Groningen known as the 'Paradise of Groningen', with its hothouses and forcing frames. It was famous throughout Europe and a place of horticultural pilgrimage. His son, Abraham, director of the garden from 1658, greatly enlarged the garden. The 'Waare oeffening der Planten' describes to a large extend trees and plants of the garden. The work was expanded to a folio format adding new text and plates and appeared in Dutch 'Naaukeurige Beschryving der Aardgewassen' in 1696 and Latin 'Phytographia curiosa' 1702. Our copy does not have the last leaf 'Register Eeniger vernaamste Gedenkweerdigheden', present in some copies. The general 'Register' is complete. We have had several copies in the past without the last leaf and the present copy is most likely an early issue.//Provenance: Signature on free endpaper 'Amico M. Slakman, Hugo de Vries Dec. 1932'//Hunt 363; Nissen BBI, 1430; Paradisus Batavus, 40.
Bookseller: Antiquariaat Junk [Amsterdam, Netherlands]
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2017-10-16 11:46:46
MUNTING, A.
Amsterdam, Jan Rieuwertsz., 1682. 4to. pp. (40), 656, (20), with engraved frontispiece and 40 engraved plates. Contemporary vellum. Second edition, first published in 1672. Abraham Munting (1626-1683) was the son of Hendrik Munting, who had founded in 1642 a botanical garden situated within the fortification circuit of Groningen known as the 'Paradise of Groningen', with its hothouses and forcing frames. It was famous throughout Europe and a place of horticultural pilgrimage. His son, Abraham, director of the garden from 1658, greatly enlarged the garden. The 'Waare oeffening der Planten' describes to a large extend trees and plants of the garden. The work was expanded to a folio format adding new text and plates and appeared in Dutch 'Naaukeurige Beschryving der Aardgewassen' in 1696 and Latin 'Phytographia curiosa' 1702. Our copy does not have the last leaf 'Register Eeniger vernaamste Gedenkweerdigheden', present in some copies. The general 'Register' is complete. We have had several copies in the past without the last leaf and the present copy is most likely an early issue.Provenance: Signature on free endpaper 'Amico M. Slakman, Hugo de Vries Dec. 1932'Hunt 363; Nissen BBI, 1430; Paradisus Batavus, 40.
Bookseller: Antiquariaat Junk [Amsterdam, Netherlands]
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2017-10-16 11:33:50
BLAGRAVE, Joseph & Obadiah
London: Tyler and Holt, 1682. Illustrated with woodcut diagrams and charts. [2], 329, [7] pages. Lacking 2 preliminary leaves including the portrait frontispiece, main title and dedication pages, but the second and third parts each have special title pages, though pagination is continuous. Short 8vo, rebound in recent gray cloth with burgundy leather label. London: Printed by E. Tyler and R. Holt for Obadiah Blagrave, 1682. First edition. Overall a very good solid copy but lacking some preliminary pages and with neat and interesting contemporary ink marginalia throughout. Scarce. In three parts. The first containing the use of an ephemeris, and how to erect a figure of heaven to any time proposed: also the sifnification of the houses, planets, signs and aspects, the explanation of all useful terms of art; with plain and famiiliar instructions for the resolution of all manner of questions, and exemplified in every particular thereof, by figures set, and judged. The Second treateth of elections; shewing their use and application, as they are constituted on the twelve Celestial Houses, wherby you are inabled to chuse such times as are proper and conducible to the perfection of any matter of business whatsoever. The Third comprehendeth an absolute method for rectifying and judging nativities, the signification and portens of directions, with new and experienced rules touching revolutions and transits &c. --Wing B3119; ESTC R18805. Very good. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Argosy Book Store, ABAA, ILAB [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
2017-10-16 11:33:48
GILBERT [SAMUEL]
London: Thomas Simmons, 1682. Full Calf. Good +. 12mo (13.4 x 7.2 cm). Modern full calf in period style, new end papers; text block trimmed, affecting letters at head; age browning to text. Collation: [xxiv], 252, [6-Appendix], [8-Table], [4- Cat.], [36- Almanack] pp. There are two (2) woodcut diagrams of parterres in text. Lacking engraved portrait. Fore edge tears at D1, G1o and M8 with paper repair, affecting several letters; paper defect at mid region of fore edge for page [5] in Table with loss to letters. There is some light soiling in text. There are several dedications at the beginning followed by "The Epistle to the Reader." The Florists Vade-Mecum begins with "A Garden Situation…" with two engraved parterres and guide for planting. The remainder of the text is a monthly calendar starting with January that deals with different plants and choice varieties that flower in each month. Gilbert adds comments on handling a number of different plants in these monthly guides. Gilbert had a keen interest in Auriculas with large section in April section and in the Appendix on Auriculas. A Table follows December with list of all plants mentioned in the text. The catalogue contains a number of books published by Thomas Simmons. The Almanack ends the book with separate title page dated 1682 but covers the period beginning in1683 t0 1687. Although references note that the Almanack appeared in the 2nd edition of 1683, the presence of a 1682 date on the title page in this copy indicates that the Almanack was published with the first edition in 1682. Provenance: Verso of title pa … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Botanicum [US]
2017-10-16 11:30:02
Wedel, Georg Wolfgang.
Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH [Vienna, A, Austria]
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2017-10-16 11:12:38
BALDINUCCI, Filippo (1624-1696). -
Firenze 1681-1692, 1682. 6 opere in 1 vol. In-4. Legatura coeva in pergamena, dorso con titolo e fregi impr. in oro. I: ritratto di Bernini inc. in rame da van Westerhout e 9 tavv. f.t., 4 ripiegate, con piante della basilica di S. Pietro ed uno spaccato della cupola. (12), 111, (1) pp. II: 16 pp. III: (2), 23 pp. IV: 32 pp. V: (8), VIII, 124 pp. VI: XIX, (1) 188 pp.; lievi fioriture o arrossature su pochi fogli altrimenti esemplare molto buono. Pegiata raccolta di opere del noto letterato e storico d'arte fiorentino, tutte in edizione originale salvo la seconda e la terza. Include la prima edizione della prima biografia del Bernini «la migliore e la più completa che su di lui possediamo» (Schlosser 468); la prima edizione della «prima storia di una tecnica importante come quella dell'incisione in rame e dell'acquaforte che è un vero scritto di storia dell'arte in cui questa appena sorgeva come disciplina autonoma» (Schlosser 468); e la prima edizione del Vocabolario Toscano dell'Arte del Disegno, il primo tentativo di un lessico del linguaggio artistico, definito da Cicognara 2146: «libro prezioso». Per una descrizione più dettagliata vedi Cicognara e Schlosser, molte opere sono in Borroni e Gamba, e la prima è anche in Fowler 35. Six works by the learned Florentine art historian, bound in one volume, including the first edition of the first life of Bernini, the first edition of the first history of engraving, and the first edition of a «pioneer dictionary of art terms, a milestone in Italian philological research» (Arntzen H53). With a portrait of Bernini and 9 plates ( … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Rappaport [IT]
2017-10-16 11:12:27
Becher, Johann Joachim.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Gerhard Gruber [Heilbronn, Germany]
2017-10-16 11:12:27
Wedel, Georg Wolfgang.
Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH [Vienna, A, Austria]
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2017-10-14 08:24:41
Bodenehr, Hans Georg.
Augsburg, Hans Georg Bodenehr, 1682. - Hübscher Taschenatlas des damaligen deutschen Reichs, vollständiges Exemplar. – Gebrauchsspuren. Eine Tafel mit kurzer hinterlegter Faltstelle, wenige Einrisse unterlegt. Trotz der leichten Alters- und Benutzungsspuren in einem für ein Gebrauchsbuch dieser Art überdurchschnittlich guten Zustand. – VD17 23:315907R; Philipps 3033.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Wolfgang Braecklein [Berlin, Germany]
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2017-10-13 10:06:14
YONGE, James.
London: Printed by J.M. for Henry Faithorn and John Kersey? 1682. - 12mo, pp. (xx), 132. Title within rules, 2 woodcuts in the text. Title a little soiled, several small wormholes in lower inner corner. Contemporary panelled calf, unlettered, some small repairs to head of spine and corners, no front free endpaper, a nice copy. The copy of William Hewson (1739?1774, surgeon and anatomist), with his inscription in the upper corner of the title-page. SOLE EDITION. Probably the first monograph in English on surgery of the head. Yonge was a naval surgeon, who set up in practice in Plymouth when he gave up the sea. He had just performed the operation for an injury of the head outlined in the title above when a local physician, Dr. Durston, asserted that wounds of the brain were always fatal. To prove his error, Yonge published this book, which includes details of the operation in great detail, followed by extracts from and references to 65 earlier authors, five of whom are English. Bound with this copy is Nehemiah Grew?s The Anatomy of Vegetables Begun (London, 1672), lacking the two plates, and James Le Franc?s Corpus Animatum: seu, Tractatus de Anima Animante (London, 1664), an extremely rare book but this copy shaved on the fore-edge of several leaves with loss of letters. Contemporary signature of Henry Sober in all three works. Wing Y43. Cushing Y12. See also The Journal of James Yonge, 1647-1721, Plymouth surgeon. Edited by F. N. L. Poynter (London, 1963).
Bookseller: Nigel Phillips ABA ILAB [United Kingdom]
2017-10-12 14:39:38
Glanvill, Joseph
S. Lownds c. 1682, London. Edition : Second and Best Edition, Full contemporary speckled calf boards, expertly rebacked to match. Spine in five compartments of raised bands with gilt title on 2. All edges tinted red. , Joseph Glanville, the ?ablest advocate? of superstition and author of the very popular Saducismus Triumphatus, or full and plain evidence concerning witches and apparitions. ?It was thought to have put the belief in apparitions and witchcraft on an unshakable basis of science and philosophy,? wrote Kittredge. ?No other English work on the subject had a more powerful influence.? Glanville took his M.A. at Oxford in 1658 and ultimately became chaplain to King Charles II. His interest in the occult was fostered by his belief that science could explain the supernatural, and was reinforced by his personal experience of the drummer fiend of Tedworth. Saducismus Triumphatus refuted such disbelievers as John Wagstaffe and John Webster. Glanville?s book achieved its success, not by its reasoning, but by its collection of twenty-six witch ?relations? This ?small collection of the most credible and best attested stories? was written ?to confirm and prove the main subject? that is, the actuality of witchcraft. , Size : 8vo (183x110mm). , P. Frontispiece, Title, Blank, To the Reader (1-4), An Account of the Second Edition (1-12), 1-162; Title, Blank, To the Reader (1-4), 1-78, Blank, Blank; Title, Blank, Preface (1-9), 1-273, Blank; Title, Blank (with hand written note), 3-67; Blank, Title, Blank, 5-45; Blank, Title, Blank, Preface (1-14), 1-22. Very good condition. Text … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Alexandre Antique Prints, Maps & Books [Toronto, ON, Canada]
2017-10-12 11:00:56
Neesen, Laurent
1682.
Bookseller: Wissenschaftliches Antiquariat Köln [Germany]
2017-10-11 00:19:22
Glanvill, Joseph
London: T. Newcomb, for S. Lownds(1682). Printed by the ARC for Private Libraries.. Archival Quality. Book Condition: Very Good. Binding: Card Covers
Bookseller: Ventura Pacific Ltd. [Ventura, CA, UNITED STATES]
2017-10-10 21:56:13
PIETRO PIPERNO
Per Francesco Benzi, 1682. ITALIANO 0,13 Volume in quarto, legatura in pergamena a secco, titolo dell'opera a caratteri neri sul dorso, segni di usura sulla cuffia, macchie scure sulla coperta, dedica manoscritta nel forglio di guardia, firma di appartenenza nel frontespizio, testo stampato su colonna, segnatura dei fascicoli e richiami, taglio annerito e pagine imbrunite con fioriture sparse. Segn. a8 A-S4 USATO
Bookseller: Biblioteca di Babele
2017-10-10 21:33:34
HIRE, Philippe de la.:
Paris, Estienne Michallet, 1682. FIRST EDITION 1682, 2 parts in 1 volume, French text, 12mo, approximately 160 x 90 mm, 6½ x 3½ inches, 6 folding engraved plates, woodcut head- and tailpieces and initials, pages: [3], 4-89, 100-194, (ie 184), [54]=mostly tables, missing the final blank leaf, jump in page numbering is in all copies, collated and guaranteed complete, bound in full 20th century morocco, blind rules to covers, raised bands, blind rules and gilt lettering to spine, edges speckled red, marbled endpapers. 2 signatures on title page, 1 very faint, edges of title page slightly browned, tiny wormhole in upper margin from title page to page 157, sometimes affecting running title, final unnumbered page browned at edges, otherwise contents clean and bright, plate I has a couple of misfolds. Binding tight and firm. A very good copy of the first edition. See: Copac, Cambidge University, for collation. Philippe de la Hire (1640 - 1718) was a French mathematician who was best known for his work on conic sections, geodesy and astronomy. He was elected to the Académie Royale des Sciences in 1678 and in 1683 he was appointed to the chair of mathematics at the College Royale. Four years later he was appointed, in addition, to the chair of architecture at the Academie Royale. Geometry which he had studied during 4 years in Italy was a special interest of his. In this work on dialling he considers the proper design and construction of sundials, devoting a large section to instructions for determining the correct position of the lines on the dial-plate. The 54 unnumbered pages con … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Roger Middleton P.B.F.A.
2017-10-10 21:05:59
Grew, Nehemiah
London: Printed by W. Rawlins, for the Author, 1682. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. Good. Folio (318 x 193 mm). 11 ff., 304, [19] pp. With 83 engraved plates, of which 5 are double-page. Bound in contemporary English calf, rebacked, red morocco spine label (chipped with loss of 5 letters), extremities worn and partially defective; some soiling or browning internally. Plates 54-83 with stain along top margin. A good copy. Nehemiah Grew is considered to be among the founders of the science of plant anatomy. This revised collected edition represents the first textbook on the subject, containing three earlier treatises: The Anatomy of Vegetables Begun (1672), An Idea of a Phytological History Propounded (1673), and The Comparative Anatomy of Trunks (1675). GrewÂ’s pioneering investigations into how organs and tissues are formed during plant growth led to the conception of the plant as a coordinated developing structure and marked the beginning of efforts to link structure and development. Along with Malpighi, Grew was the first to investigate internal plant anatomy: with the aid of the microscope, he demonstrated that plants have a characteristic ordered inner structure, (illustrated in his accurate and beautiful plates) and that all plant tissues could be broadly divided into “ligneous” (fibro-vascular) and “pithy” (parenchymatous) categories. He showed that the “cells” first observed by Robert Hooke made up the normal structure of the parenchyma, and came very close to recognizing the universal cellular structure of plants. He believed that a plantÂ’s sexual organs were c … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Michael Laird Rare Books LLC [U.S.A.]
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2017-10-10 21:05:59
Grew, Nehemiah
London: Printed by W. Rawlins, for the Author, 1682. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. Good. Folio (318 x 193 mm). 11 ff., 304, [19] pp. With 83 engraved plates, of which 5 are double-page. Bound in contemporary English calf, rebacked, red morocco spine label (chipped with loss of 5 letters), extremities worn and partially defective; some soiling or browning internally. Plates 54-83 with stain along top margin. A good copy. Nehemiah Grew is considered to be among the founders of the science of plant anatomy. This revised collected edition represents the first textbook on the subject, containing three earlier treatises: The Anatomy of Vegetables Begun (1672), An Idea of a Phytological History Propounded (1673), and The Comparative Anatomy of Trunks (1675). GrewÂ’s pioneering investigations into how organs and tissues are formed during plant growth led to the conception of the plant as a coordinated developing structure and marked the beginning of efforts to link structure and development. Along with Malpighi, Grew was the first to investigate internal plant anatomy: with the aid of the microscope, he demonstrated that plants have a characteristic ordered inner structure, (illustrated in his accurate and beautiful plates) and that all plant tissues could be broadly divided into “ligneous” (fibro-vascular) and “pithy” (parenchymatous) categories. He showed that the “cells” first observed by Robert Hooke made up the normal structure of the parenchyma, and came very close to recognizing the universal cellular structure of plants. He believed that a plantÂ’s sexual organs were c … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Michael Laird Rare Books LLC [Lockhart, TX, U.S.A.]
2017-10-10 21:05:59
Grew, Nehemiah
London: Printed by W. Rawlins, for the Author, 1682. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. Good. Folio (318 x 193 mm). 11 ff., 304, [19] pp. With 83 engraved plates, of which 5 are double-page. Bound in contemporary English calf, rebacked, red morocco spine label (chipped with loss of 5 letters), extremities worn and partially defective; some soiling or browning internally. Plates 54-83 with stain along top margin. A good copy. Nehemiah Grew is considered to be among the founders of the science of plant anatomy. This revised collected edition represents the first textbook on the subject, containing three earlier treatises: The Anatomy of Vegetables Begun (1672), An Idea of a Phytological History Propounded (1673), and The Comparative Anatomy of Trunks (1675). GrewÂ’s pioneering investigations into how organs and tissues are formed during plant growth led to the conception of the plant as a coordinated developing structure and marked the beginning of efforts to link structure and development. Along with Malpighi, Grew was the first to investigate internal plant anatomy: with the aid of the microscope, he demonstrated that plants have a characteristic ordered inner structure, (illustrated in his accurate and beautiful plates) and that all plant tissues could be broadly divided into “ligneous” (fibro-vascular) and “pithy” (parenchymatous) categories. He showed that the “cells” first observed by Robert Hooke made up the normal structure of the parenchyma, and came very close to recognizing the universal cellular structure of plants. He believed that a plantÂ’s sexual organs were c … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Michael Laird Rare Books LLC [Lockhart, TX, U.S.A.]
2017-10-08 04:40:20
BLAGRAVE, Joseph.
London: E[van] Tyler & R[alph] Holt for Obadiah Blagrave, 1682. London:: E[van] Tyler & R[alph] Holt for Obadiah Blagrave, 1682., 1682. 8vo. Collation: A4, B - Y8. [Lacks A1 port.] Pagination: [6], 329, [7 ads] pp. Numerous astrological charts; marginalia [geniture] at on B6r, occasional browning and minor stains. Early 19th-century half sheep over boards; spine restored, rubbed, closed tears [E1-2], marginal ms., inner joints repaired with kozo. Ownership signature of Agnes Waitt, [?Loolbourgh], 1850. Good. FIRST EDITION of this classic treatise on the art of astrology. "Its most important feature, however, is a fascinating section on electional astrology with much new and exciting material. Blagrave explains, for example, how to fit the chart to a particular person, in order to properly elect an auspicious time to assist or influence them." – Christopher Warnock. // Blagrave's work was a practical manual for applying astrological principles to everyday needs. It offered advice for when to do just about anything, giving "rules for knowing when to engage in a lawsuit, fight a duel, or propose marriage. By observing the masculine signs in the heavens it was possible to choose the appropriate moment for begetting a male child. John Case's instructions were attractively simple: 'If thou want'st an heir, or a man-child to inherit thy land, observe a time when the masculine planets and signs ascend, and [are] in full power and force, then take thy female, and cast in thy seed, and thou shalt have a man-child.' Mutatis mutandis, the same instructions were to be followed for a … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Jeff Weber Rare Books [U.S.A.]
2017-10-07 11:14:03
Pexenfelder, Michael:
Dilingae (Dillingen), Jo. Casp. Bencard per Joannes Federle, 1682. Frontispiz + Titel + 12 n.n. + 546 + 34 S. Blindgeprägter Ld. der Zeit, mit zwei Orig.Schließen. In latein. Sprache. Mit dem gestochenen Frontispiz und dem in Rot und Schwarz gedruckten Titel. - Stockfleckig, T. m. Einriss, St. u. Besitzsign. a. T., Schn. etw. fleckig, Gbrsp. - Pexenfelder, (1613 - 1685), studierte in Passau und lehrte in Landshut 22 Jahre Rhetorik an der dortigen Jesuitenschule. Versand D: 7,00 EUR Theologie, Religion
Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek
2017-10-07 11:14:03
Pexenfelder, Michael
Dilingae (Dillingen), Jo. Casp. Bencard per Joannes Federle, 1682. Frontispiz + Titel + 12 n.n. + 546 + 34 S. Blindgeprägter Ld. der Zeit, mit zwei Orig.Schließen. In latein. Sprache. Mit dem gestochenen Frontispiz und dem in Rot und Schwarz gedruckten Titel. - Stockfleckig, T. m. Einriss, St. u. Besitzsign. a. T., Schn. etw. fleckig, Gbrsp. - Pexenfelder, (1613 - 1685), studierte in Passau und lehrte in Landshut 22 Jahre Rhetorik an der dortigen Jesuitenschule. Versand D: 7,00 EUR Theologie, Religion
Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek [Austria]
2017-10-07 07:46:07
Grew, Nehemiah (1641-1712)
printed by W. Rawlins, for the Author,, London: 1682 - Folio: [ ]4, a4, B-Z4, Aa-Ii4, Kk2, Ll-Xx4, Yy-Zz2, Aaa-Ccc2. With 83 added engraved plates. Plates 30-31 bound after 41; plates 32-33 bound after 42) Illustrated with 83 Engraved PlatesA Large Paper Copy ?The English botanist, physician, and microscopist, Nehemiah Greww is considered, along with the Italian microscopist Marcello Malpighi, to be among the founders of the science of plant anatomy.? (Encyclopedia Britannica)?In 1682 Grew?s magnum opus, ?The Anatomy of Plants,? was issued. Of the four ?books? of this work, the first, second, and third are second editions of ?The Anatomy begun,? ?The Anatomy of Roots,? and the ?The Anatomy of Trunks,? extending to 49, 46, and 44 folio pages respectively, and illustrated by four, thirteen, and twenty-three plates. The fourth book, dedicated to Boyle, includes ?The Anatomy of Leaves, Flowers, Fruits, and Seeds,? 72 pages, with forty-two plates. Among the structural points clearly shown in these plates are the coats of the ovule and seed, the pulpy coat to that of the gooseberry, the cotyledons, plumule, and radicle of the embryo, the vascular bundles in leaf-stalks, the resin-ducts of the pine, the latex-vessels of the vine and the sumach, the folding of leaves in buds, superficial hairs and internal crystals, the structure of the minute flowers of the compositae, the stamens, or ?attire,? as they were then termed, and their pollen-grains. Although it is commonly attributed, on the ground of a modest remark of Grew?s, to Sir Thomas Millington, it is probable that to Grew hims … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Liber Antiquus Early Books & Manuscripts [Chevy Chase, MD, U.S.A.]
2017-10-04 16:37:54
Gilbert Burnett and Anthony Horneck
Richard Chiswell, 1682. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good. (2), 12p. Karl Johann Königsmark (1659-1686) "fought in action at Tangier and on his return to England he was favoured by the king and was enough of a gallant at this time to attempt a liaison with and even proffer marriage to Lady Elizabeth Percy, styled countess of Ogle (1667-1722). She was heir to the inheritance of the earls of Northumberland and had been widowed for the first time when not quite fourteen. She was seduced by the count's charms, but Königsmark was considered a very unsuitable match for the heir to one of the great estates of England and so her guardians rebuffed him. Instead she was given to the wealthy Thomas Thynne of Longleat, which angered Königsmark, although the marriage was never consummated and Elizabeth soon absconded to the Netherlands. While Königsmark hoped for an annulment of the marriage, Thynne, anxious to retain Elizabeth's property, sought legal redress and the return of his wife. Königsmark, still feeling the insult of the marriage, planned his vengeance against Thynne. He sent a number of challenges to Thynne through his retainer Captain Christopher Vratz (d. 1682), army officer and murderer, a professional soldier of German origin who had previously served as a mercenary in many of Europe's armies...It was later claimed that Thomas Thynne ignored the many challenges sent by the count and had hired men to kill Königsmark and Vratz. An attack apparently took place, but failed and left Vratz wounded. Soon afterwards Vratz recruited Lieutenant John Stern (1640/41-1682), army offic … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Blueberry Books [United Kingdom]
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2017-10-04 13:38:33
MICHAULT, Jean
L'auteur, Vve Bobin, Paris 1682 - ____ Jean Michault, (1632-1694) Maître-Chirurgien Juré à Paris décrit en début d'ouvrage ses "machines" pour remettre les os disloqués ou démis. Le reste de l'ouvrage traite de la vérole. Dos de la reliure restauré. Très rare. Cet ouvrage ne figure dans aucune des bibliographies consultées. In-12. Collation : (32), 195 pp. (notées 187). Veau, dos à nerfs orné. (Reliure de l'époque.).
Bookseller: Hugues de Latude [Paris, France]
2017-10-01 05:42:39
HIRE, Philippe de la.:
Paris, Estienne Michallet, 1682. FIRST EDITION 1682, 2 parts in 1 volume, French text, 12mo, approximately 160 x 90 mm, 6½ x 3½ inches, 6 folding engraved plates, woodcut head- and tailpieces and initials, pages: [3], 4-89, 100-194, (ie 184), [54]=mostly tables, missing the final blank leaf, jump in page numbering is in all copies, collated and guaranteed complete, bound in full 20th century morocco, blind rules to covers, raised bands, blind rules and gilt lettering to spine, edges speckled red, marbled endpapers. 2 signatures on title page, 1 very faint, edges of title page slightly browned, tiny wormhole in upper margin from title page to page 157, sometimes affecting running title, final unnumbered page browned at edges, otherwise contents clean and bright, plate I has a couple of misfolds. Binding tight and firm. A very good copy of the first edition. See: Copac, Cambidge University, for collation. Philippe de la Hire (1640 - 1718) was a French mathematician who was best known for his work on conic sections, geodesy and astronomy. He was elected to the Académie Royale des Sciences in 1678 and in 1683 he was appointed to the chair of mathematics at the College Royale. Four years later he was appointed, in addition, to the chair of architecture at the Academie Royale. Geometry which he had studied during 4 years in Italy was a special interest of his. In this work on dialling he considers the proper design and construction of sundials, devoting a large section to instructions for determining the correct position of the lines on the dial-plate. The 54 unnumbered pages con … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Roger Middleton P.B.F.A.
2017-10-01 01:06:48
TURNER, John
London: Printed by H.H. for Walter Kettilby, 1682. [4], 63pp, [1]. [Bound with:] A Letter of Resolution to a Friend, Concerning the Marriage of Cousin Germans. London. Printed by H.H. for Walter Kettilby, 1682. [16], 29pp, [1]. With blank A1 but without final leaf of advertisements, C8. Two works bound in one, recent blue paper boards. Occasional marginal loss and slight shaving to fore-edge notes of first work. Ink inscriptions of Tho. Twisleton to each title, further inscriptions of John and Wm. Chapman to first title. John Turner (b.1649/50), Fellow of Christ's College, Cambridge, Anglican clergyman and legal writer. Whilst his earlier works of the 1670s are generally devotional in nature, those of the 1680s chiefly concern legal matters. This present pair combines the two in an examination of the rectitude of marriage between cousins, presumably not unrelated to the contentious marriage of Princess Mary to her cousin William of Orange. Wing T3319, T3310.. First Edition. 8vo.
Bookseller: Antiquates Ltd [United Kingdom]
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2017-10-01 01:06:48
TURNER, John
Printed by H.H. for Walter Kettilby, London 1682 - [4], 63pp, [1]. [Bound with:] A Letter of Resolution to a Friend, Concerning the Marriage of Cousin Germans. London. Printed by H.H. for Walter Kettilby, 1682. [16], 29pp, [1]. With blank A1 but without final leaf of advertisements, C8. Two works bound in one, recent blue paper boards. Occasional marginal loss and slight shaving to fore-edge notes of first work. Ink inscriptions of Tho. Twisleton to each title, further inscriptions of John and Wm. Chapman to first title. John Turner (b.1649/50), Fellow of Christ's College, Cambridge, Anglican clergyman and legal writer. Whilst his earlier works of the 1670s are generally devotional in nature, those of the 1680s chiefly concern legal matters. This present pair combines the two in an examination of the rectitude of marriage between cousins, presumably not unrelated to the contentious marriage of Princess Mary to her cousin William of Orange. Wing T3319, T3310. Size: 8vo [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Antiquates - ABA, ILAB
2017-09-29 23:34:15
Dalton, Michael
1682. The First English Treatise on Sheriffs Dalton, Michael [d.ca. 1648]. Officium Vicecomitum. The Office and Authority of Sheriffs: Gathered Out of the Statutes, And Books of the Common Laws of this Kingdom. To which is Added an Appendix or Supplement, Containing a Collection of the Statutes Touching Sheriffs made Since Mr. Dalton's Writing, Which are in Force and Use at this day; Also Several Special Returns of Writs, And the expositions, Judgments, And Resolutions of the Reverend and Learned Judges, In the Several Courts at Westminster; Upon Divers Statutes, Cases and Questions in Law Relating to Sheriffs; And Several Other New Matters. The Whole, Being a Work of Great Use and Profit, Not Only to the Students and Practitioners in the Law, But to All Other the Gentry of this Land, (On Whom the Burthen of this Office Lyeth) Especially to All Immediate High-Sheriffs and Under-Sheriffs. With a New and Copious Table, Wherein the Defects and Imperfections of the Old Table are Supplyed and Amended. The New Matter is Inserted Likewise in the Table, Under Their Proper Heads, And Have this Mark * Set Before Them. Purged from the Errors of All Former Impressions. London: Printed for the assigns of Richard Atkins, and Edward Atkins, 1682. [iv], 500; [4], 501-564, [28] pp. Two parts with continuous pagination. The second part, Vicecomitis Officio Supplementum... has separate title page, dated 1681. Folio (11-3/4" x 7-1/2"). Contemporary sheep, blind rules to boards, blind fillets along joints, raised bands to spine. Moderate rubbing to boards and extremities, chipping to head of sp … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. [USA]
2017-09-29 10:36:51
HIRE, Philippe de la :
Paris, Estienne Michallet, 1682. FIRST EDITION 1682, 2 parts in 1 volume, French text, 12mo, approximately 160 x 90 mm, 6½ x 3½ inches, 6 folding engraved plates, woodcut head- and tailpieces and initials, pages: [3], 4-89, 100-194, (I.e. 184), [54]=mostly tables, missing the final blank leaf, jump in page numbering is in all copies, collated and guaranteed complete, bound in full 20th century morocco, blind rules to covers, raised bands, blind rules and gilt lettering to spine, edges speckled red, marbled endpapers. 2 signatures on title page, 1 very faint, edges of title page slightly browned, tiny wormhole in upper margin from title page to page 157, sometimes affecting running title, final unnumbered page browned at edges, otherwise contents clean and bright, plate I has a couple of misfolds. Binding tight and firm. A very good copy of the first edition. Philippe de la Hire (1640 - 1718) was a French mathematician who was best known for his work on conic sections, geodesy and astronomy. He was elected to the Académie Royale des Sciences in 1678 and in 1683 he was appointed to the chair of mathematics at the College Royale. Four years later he was appointed, in addition, to the chair of architecture at the Academie Royale. Geometry which he had studied during 4 years in Italy was a special interest of his. In this work on dialling he considers the proper design and construction of sundials, devoting a large section to instructions for determining the correct position of the lines on the dial-plate. The 54 unnumbered pages contain Tables of the Sun's Declination for the … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2017-09-29 08:51:06
GOBINET Charles
Parigi, F. Le Cointe, 1682. - in-8 piccolo (156x92mm). Con 6 tavole fuori testo a piena pagina incise in rame, bruniture. Legatura coeva in marocchino rosso, decorazione in oro, piatti inquadrati da duplice cornice di triplice filetto, agli angoli esterni della cornice interna graziosi vasi di fiori stilizzati, dorso a 5 nervi, comparti riccamente decorati in oro con motivi fitomorfi, tagli dorati, (piccoli restauri e fori di tarlo al dorso, cuffia inferiore rifatta). Astuccio. La legatura rappresenta il tipico esempio di legatura definita alla Du Seuil, legatore del re durante la reggenza di Filippo d'Orleans. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Pregliasco
2017-09-28 17:55:07
MAIMBOURG, LOUIS
Paris: Sebastien Mabre-Cramoisy, 1682. Due volumi. [20], 545, [2]; [9], 487, [2] pagine. 26x20 cm.Rilegatura moderna in piena pergamena con alcune piccole macchie. Lievi bruniture e sporadiche macchioline e fioriture. Una bella incisione in piena pagina sul primo foglio e una vignetta di carattere esoterico incisa sul frontesizio di ciascun volume. Tre raffinate testatine incise in rame, rispettivamente al principio della dedica al re Luigi XIV e del libro I nel primo volume e all'inizio del libro VII nel secondo volume. [M123] Arianesimo è il termine con cui è indicata una dottrina cristologica elaborata dal vescovo, monaco e teologo cristiano Ario (256-336), condannata al primo concilio di Nicea (325). Questi sosteneva che la natura divina di Gesù fosse sostanzialmente inferiore a quella di Dio e che, pertanto, vi fu un tempo in cui il Verbo di Dio non esisteva e che fosse stato dunque creato in seguito. Louis Maimbourg (Nancy, 1610 - Parigi, 1686), erudito gesuita, fu a lungo insegnante presso il Collegio romano. I suoi scritti furono incentrati, spesso con tono critico, sulle diverse confessioni cristiane, quali l'arianesimo, il giansenismo e il protestantesimo, nonché sugli scismi della Chiesa d'occidente. Nel "Traité historique de l'établissement et des prérogatives de l'Église de Rome et ses évêques" (1685) si schierò a favore delle libertà gallicane, negando l'infallibilità personale del papa e sostenendo il primato del Concilio, una presa di posizione che gli costò la dimissione dal Collegio romano. Tornato a Parigi, ricevette una pensione dal re Luigi XIV e visse … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Libreria Scarpignato
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