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        Histoire des Oracles.

      Chez G. de Luyne, En la boutique de la Veuve C. Blageart, et T. Girard 1686 1 vol. in-12 reliure de l'époque pleine basane marron, Chez G. de Luyne, En la boutique de la Veuve C. Blageart, et T. Girard, Paris, 1686, 12 ff. n. ch. (titre, préface et tables), 321 pp. et 1 f. non chiffré Edition originale. Etat satisfaisant (rel. frottée avec mq. en tête et queue, piqûre de vers en marge intérieure n'affectant pas le texte sur 16 ff., bon état par ailleurs) pour cet importante édition originale de Fontenelle, l'un de ses trois ouvrages majeurs avec l'Entretien sur la Pluralité des Mondes et l'Histoire de l'Académie des Sciences.. Tchemerzine, V, 322 (qui indique par erreur "2 ff." au lieu de "12 ff.") Français

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        Historia genevrina o sia historia della città e republica di Geneva cominciando dalla sua prima fondattione fino al presente. Con tutti i successi, guerre, mutationi di governi e di signorie e interessi tanto esterni, che interni, con tutti i successi, guerre, mutationi di governi e di signorie e interessi tanto esterni che interni con tutti gli euvenimenti più riguardevoli e curiosi. Con un'esetta relatione ...

      Per P. & A. Someren 1686 5 voll. in 16, pp. (22) + 524; (2) + 574; (2) + 528; (2) + 648 con 1 antip. inc. e 1 veduta della città più volte rip. Edizione originale di quest'opera del polemista e poligrafo Leti dedicata alla storia della città di Ginevra, città nella quale l'autore, fuggito dall'Italia per le sue posizioni avverse alla chiesa cattolica e a Sisto V, si convertì al luteranesimo. Nell'opera il leti non manca di avanzare critiche ai ginevrini e ad altri autori che si cimentarono  in altre opere analoghe.Nel IV vol. sono ampiamente descritti fatti che interressano il confinante Ducato di Savoia come il matrimonio tra Vittorio Amedeo e Cristina di Francia, la guerra mossa da questi al Ducato di Mantova ecc. Piantanida, 80. Graesse, IV, 183. ITA

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        Himmelsk brud-kammar eller andeligt samtaal emellan Jesuum Christum och hans kära försambling författat uti Salomons höga wijsor hwilka för the eenfaldiges skuld äre effter wåre bäste lärares anledning christeligen förklarade aff Hq. Sp.

      Stockholm, Henrich Keyser, 1686. (16) + 265 + (21) s. Samtida helskinnband med guldornerad rygg och fyra upphöjda bind. Gamla anteckningar med bläck på främre pärmens insida samt sidan motstående titelsidan (signerat C. N. Lenæum). Inlagan har gamla marginalanteckningar med bläck. S. 1-6 fläckade

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        Prodromo overo saggio di alcune inventioni nuove premesso all'arte maestra.Brescia: Rizzardi, 1670. First edition.

      An excellent copy the first scientific work on the mechanics of flight. "In this volume is presented the earliest concept of flight derived from demonstrable aerostatic principles." (Dibner 125; Norman 1272.<br/><br/> "In 1686 died the Father of Aeronautics, Fr. Francesco Lana-Terzi, SJ, professor of physics and mathematics at Brescia. Histories of flight refer to his work Prodromo dell'Arte Maestra (1670) as the first publication to establish a theory of aerial navigation verified by mathematical accuracy and clearness of perception... <br/><br/> "Lana's bold project was based on mathematical calculations and principles of physics. His work was translated by the physicist Robert Hooke in 1690 and was discussed by scientists throughout Europe for a century. It is no exaggeration to say that Lana's ideas lay behind the development of the balloon and led to the successful flight of the Montgolfier brothers in 1783... <br/><br/> "At the beginning of Lana's ambitious project, a compilation of all science, is a collection of the recent inventions. Many of these are his own, such as a sewing machine, a reading device for the blind, a language for deaf and dumb, long-distance communication by cannon, a heavier-than-air flying chariot and finally his lighter-than-air aerial ship. For the latter he drew on the recently invented vacuum pump of Boyle, the experiments of Hooke, Torricelli and Otto von Guericke who demonstrated at Magdaburg that atmospheric pressure is so strong that it would take two teams of eight horses to pull apart an evacuated sphere. Lana proposed using the principle of the vacuum which would make his apparatus lighter than air and would float in the atmosphere. Unlike later balloonists who put something into the balloon, Lana would take all air out. Although his device proved impractical, his principles were sound. <br/><br/> "Lana depended on five such principles. First, it had recently been demonstrated with the help of Robert Boyle's pump that air has weight. Secondly, the weight of the air can be calculated just as can the weight of water. Third, nearly all air can be exhausted from any vessel, as in the case of animal respiration. Fourth, from Euclid he knew that the area of a sphere varies with the square of the diameter while the volume (and therefore the mass) depends on its cube. So if a sphere has a large enough area it can have a predetermined mass of air inside. Finally, from Archimedes he knew that lighter bodies float in heavier fluids. <br/><br/> "From this, Lana concludes that one could construct a vessel which would weigh less than the air within and so when the air had been pumped out the whole would float in the atmosphere. In fact if the vessel were made large enough it could support the weight of a ship with passengers. After calculating the weights and volumes involved the vessel he proposed consisted of four large twenty five foot spheres made of thin sheet copper bound together and supporting a basket for the riders with a sail and rudder for steering. After a long discussion of these principles Lana answers the objections to his proposal. <br/><br/> "First the problem of evacuating the air could be accomplished by Boyle's pump. A second objection was that the air ship was liable to float off into outer space so that the riders would not be able to breathe. Lana shows unusual grasp of aerostatics by replying that the ship would stop rising as soon as the density of the atmosphere counter-balanced the weight of the ship. Landing the craft once it is air-borne is guaranteed by installing a valve to let air into the four spheres as ballast which would bring the ship back down to earth. The sail and a large rudder would take care of steering the ship so that it would not be blown away. Later experiments proved that a sail would not be an effective steering device. <br/><br/> "The most serious problem Lana addresses and the one most scientists noticed was the fact that the spheres would be crushed by the atmosphere when the air was pumped out. Lana's answer was that the spherical shape would prevent it from being crushed because of the perfect uniformity of a sphere somewhat as an eggshell resists uniform pressure on its ends. He happened to be wrong in solving this last problem and so his proposed ship never did succeed. His expectation of landing ease was too optimistic also: There is no need for ports since the balloon could land anywhere. Lana's treatment was remarkably thorough for an era when experimental data was quite scarce. <br/><br/> "Lana's influence on speculation for flight was of long duration. For over a century it was studied and discussed by scientists such as Sturm who had great praise for the plan and by Leibniz who verified Lana's calculations. Bernardo Zamaga was inspired to write a poem concerning Lana's Navis Aeria... <br/><br/> Lana never built the airship he described for several reasons. The first was that in his opinion God would never let such a dangerous innovation to succeed. His description of aerial bombing and air-borne invasion by his ship as well troop carrier are very accurate and are among the classic anticipations of modern warfare: <br/><br/> 'God would surely never allow such a machine to be successful, since it would create many disturbances in the civil and political governments of mankind. Where is the man who can fail to see that no city would be proof against his surprise, as the ships at any time could be maneuvered over its public squares and houses? Fortresses and cities could thus be destroyed, with the certainty that the aerial ship could come to no harm, as iron weights, fireballs and bombs could be hurled from a great height.' <br/><br/> "Lana's second reason was more personal: <br/><br/> 'I would willingly have (built such a ship) before publishing these my inventions, had not my vows of poverty prevented my expending 100 ducats, which sum at least would be required to satisfy so laudable a curiosity.' <br/><br/> "The sentiment of the time was enthusiasm for flying for pleasure, honor and profit and the benefit of all mankind. I hold it fare more honor to have been the first flying man, than to be another Neptune, said Bishop Francis Godwin. Lana alone, so much a scientist and man of his own century, saw the possible destruction of civilization. It is ironic that he is at the head of the literature on the history of flight and is called the Father of Aeronautics." (Joseph MacDonnell, SJ).. Folio (305 x 2213 mm), fine contemporary limp vellum, flat spine, all edges gilt, provenance: ownership inscription of the Society of Jesus in Vienna dated 1671 on title, minor original paper flaw on leaf Ooo causing appearance of old minor paper repair, but no repair and no loss of text., pp [8] 1-252 and 20 bistre-toned engraved plates at the end, all printed in pairs facing each other on conjugates leaves. Internally completely fresh and clean; an exceptional copy. Rare in such fine condition

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        Somatolomia Anthropologica, Seu Corporis Humani Fabrica Methodicè Divisa, & Controversarum Quaestionum Discussionibnus Illustrata

      Prague: Joannis Caroli Gerzabek. Disbound, uncut. Several leaves loose. Lower section of engraved title trimmed [without loss]. Lower corner of printed title torn away without loss. Plates spotted with some dampstaining. 1686. [First Edition]. Folio. 120pp :: Engraved title [dated 1685], 28 engraved plates, woodcut headpieces and initials :: 340mm x 200mm (13" x 8") .

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        L'Ungheria compendiata, dal sig. co. Ercole Scala, e nuouamente ristampata con l'accrescimento d'altre citta... Riti. e Costumi di quei popoli. Vienna liberata dall'assedio, et imperfettionato l'intrapreso di Buda, e nel fine i gloriosi progressi fatti dall'Armi Cesaree nel medesimo Regno l'Anno 1685

      Stamperia di Demetrio Degni 1686 in 4°, pp. 12 nn., 116, 25 tavv. f.t.; leg. recente m/pelle vinaccia con angoli, ds. a nervi con tit. in oro su tass. e fregi pure in oro; front. in rosso e nero con vignetta, testatine, capil. e finalini. Opera ill. da 25 belle inc. f.t. a p/pag., di cui 2 ripieg., con le vedute delle seguenti città: Possonia, Naihaisel, Novigrado, Vaccia, Filleck, Esperies, Cassovia, Tokay, Varadino, Gyula, Temesvar, Agria /Erla, Hatwan, Zolnok, Comora, Giauarino, Gran, Vicegrad, Buda/Ofen, Canissa, Alba Reale, Sighet, Famoso Ponte d?Essek, Belgrad, Castrametatio Turcarum Exercitus ante Viennam anno Christi 1683. Rinforzi all?occhietto, al front. e all?ultima c. col ritratto dell?imperatore Leopoldo I; diffuse fior. e bruniture, in misura minore alle tavv., mancanza all?angolo inf. di 1 c. senza perdita di testo. Esemplare un po? vissuto ma opera molto rara. Il Graesse riporta solo l?ediz. del Pittoni di Venezia del 1687. 857/17

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        L?anatomie de l?homme, suivant la circulation du Sang, & les dernieres Découvertes : demontrée au Jardin Royal

      Laurent d?Hury 1686 3° ediz. corretta e aumentata, in 8°, pp. 28 nn., 516, 32 nn., leg. p/pelle coeva, ds. a nervi con tit. e fregi in oro, ritratto dell?A. all?antip., tagli spruzz., richiami marg.; con 19 tavv. inc. f.t., testatine e capil.; quest?opera del celebre chirurgo della regina Maria-Teresa, nominato Démostrateur Royal d?anatomie et de chirurgie au Jardin-des-Plantes, fu tradotta in latino, in inglese e in cinese; traccia di tarlo all?angolo inf. int. che interessa le prime pp. con perdita di qc. lettera della prefaz., sbucc. e piccole mancanze alla leg., ma nel complesso buon esemplare. 715/17

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        DE VI PERCUSSIONIS, ET MOTIONIBUS NATURALIBUS A GRAVITATE PENDENTIBUS, SIVE...DE MOTU ANUMALIUM. EDITIO PRIMA BELGICA. ACCURANTE J. BROEN M.D. LEYDENSI. Unito a: MOTIONIBUS NATURALIBUS A GRAVITATE PENDENTIBUS.

      Petrum Vander 1686 Legatura originale in piena pergamena con tracce di inchiostro al piatto anteriore e lievi tracce d'uso. I: antiporta figurata incisa da Romain de Hooge, frontespizio con bella vignetta, 6 carte non numerate, 262 pagine numerate, 11 carte non numerate, 6 tavole fuori testo incise su rame e ripiegate. II: frontespizio, 1 carta non numerata, 360 pagine numerate, 16 carte non numerate, 14 tavole fuori testo, incise su rame e ripiegate. Raro insieme di due delle principali opere del Borelli: nella prima l'autore propone la teoria della percussione dei corpi duri e risponde alla polemica con Stefano degli Angeli, nella seconda descrive gli aspetti legati alla meccanica del moto umano ed animale. L'opera è arricchita dall'apparato delle figure geometriche e fisiche che con precisione scientifica illustrano le teorie esposte. La prima edizione del "De vi percussionis" stampata a Bologna da Giac. Monti è del 1667, quella del "De motionibus naturalibus" stampata a Reggio Calabria da Domenico Ferri è del 1670. Esemplare in buone condizioni, salvo arrossature ad alcune carte, usuali in quest'edizione.

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        Somatolomia Anthropologica, Seu Corporis Humani Fabrica Methodice Divisa, & Controversarum Quaestionum Discussionibnus Illustrata

      Prague: Joannis Caroli Gerzabek, 1686.. [First Edition]. Folio. Disbound, uncut. Several leaves loose. Lower section of engraved title trimmed [without loss]. Lower corner of printed title torn away without loss. Plates spotted with some dampstaining. 120pp :: Engraved title [dated 1685], 28 engraved plates, woodcut headpieces and initials :: 340mm x 200mm (13" x 8")

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        Several Chirurgical Treatises. The second edition.

      Folio. (8 Bl.), 577 S., (7 Bl.). Lederbd. d. Zt. (Rücken fachgerecht erneuert). Osler 4259; Krivatsy 13084; Garrison/Morton 5573 zur Originalausgabe 1676: "Wiseman ranks in surgery as high as does Sydenham in medicine. He made valuable contributions to the subject, he was the first to describe tuberculosis of the joints ('tumor albus') and he gave a good account of gunshot wounds. Wiseman became surgeon to Charles II in 1672." - "This large work discusses the cause, clinical appearance, and treatment of tumors, ulcers, diseases of the anus, the 'King's Evil', wounds (including gunshot ounds), fractures, and venereal disease. Wiseman realized the differencebetween gonorrhea and syphilis and was the first to describe tuberculosis of the joints" (Heirs of Hippocrates 547 zur Ausg. 1676). - Teils etwas gebräunt bzw. stockfleckig, insgesamt sehr gut erhalten.

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        Opera quae reperiuntur omnia

      Athanasii ( Athanasius, Saint, Patriarch of Alexandria ): Coloniae (Cologne): Sumptibus Mauritii Georgii Weidmanni, 1686. Complete in two volumes. Folio (250mmx375mm, 9.5in.x14.75in.). pp, [xxxii], 1087, [i]; [viii], 704, 138, [cxl]. Editio nova, juxta Parisinam Anni MDCXXVI adornata, [...].Full early blind-panelled mottled calf. Raised bands forming seven spine compartments. Gilt titles on red Moroccan leather labels plus ornate floriated panelled decor to compartments. Red speckled edges. Red and black title pages. Engraved frontispiece portrait. Latin and Greek facing columns. Headpieces, tailpieces, decorative initials.Rubbing, staining, and scrapping to leather boards. Joints, endcaps, and corners professionaly repaired. Text block and hinges are strong. Rebound without 2 blank leaves in vol. 2 (0oo4 and 2M4). Ink inscription to front past downs. Browning throughout. Some spotting. First few leaves of each volume soiled. Marginal worming to c.10 leaves of vol. 1 not affectcting text. Some minor marginal chips from a few pages of vol. 1. Overall condition of both volumes to be very good plus.Graesse I 243. Brunet I 534. Ebert (Browne) I 111. VD17 3:009104G.  

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        Himmelsk brudkammar/ eller andeligt samtaal emellan Jesum Christum och hans kära försambling/ författat uti Salomons höga wijsor/ hwilka för the eenfaldiges skuld äre effter wåre bäste lärares anledning christeligen förklarade aff Hq.

      Sp. Sthlm, H. Keyser, 1686. 8:o. (16),265,(21,2 blanka) s. + (KING, BENJAMIN) Die Hochzeit/ desz Lambs. Oder/ ein Tractätlein/ betreffend die geistliche Vermächlung Christi mit der gläubigen Seel; darinn die Natur/ Würckungen/ Freyheiten und Zufähl diser Vermächlung/ zusampt den trostlichen Früchten so von solcher zusamen-Verbindung her einer gläubigen Seel zukommen/ völliglich verhandlet/ und zugleich auch die Fürtrefflichkeit Christi-/ und viel andere geistliche/ von dieser Lehr herfliessende Warheiten/ im vorbey gehen/ entdecket und gezeiget werden. Anfänglich Englisch hervor gegeben: nun aber wegen seiner Fürtrefflichkeit/ zu Gottes Ehre und Trost der Gläubigen/ ins Teutsch übertragen. Bern, bey G. Sonnleitner, 1669. 8:o. (9,1 blank),108,(10) s. Samtida välbevarat pergamentbd med obetydliga småfläckar och lite solk på pärmarna. Båda arbetena med spridda småfläckar. Första arbetet med liten pappersförtunning på s. 229 med bokstavsförlust som följd. Andra arbetet med några fuktränder överst i inledningen. Med E. G. Bromans och Carl Mag. Agrells namnteckningar, den senare daterad 1783.. Collijn Sveriges bibliografi 1600-tal 869 för första arbetet som avslutas med en versifierad "lofsång om Jesu Christi nåd och kärleek" på fyra sidor. VD17 23:665684B för det andra arbetet som är översatt av Albrecht Aihler eller Ächler

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        Architectura Mechanica. Moole Boek of eenige opstalle van Moolens neffens haare Gronden &c: getekend door Pieter Linpergh moolemaker van Stocholm nieulyks in plaat-druk uytgegeeven door Iustus Danckerts.

      Amsterdam., Cornelis Danckerts., 1686. 45 x 30 cms, engraved titelleaf, + one leaf: Aan den Lezer, + 6 pages; Beschryving Van de Gronden en Opstallen der volgende Moolens ( description of the plates ) small repairs , + 31 leaves with 32 engraved plates, numbered 1-32. Modern boards. Plates in good condition. plate 1-16; mills in Holland. Plate 18,19,20 : Gort-moolen, staande tot Koppenhagen. Plates 21-28; Wippe-moolen and Kooren-moolen and dubbele kooren-moolen, staande tot Stokholm. Plate 29-32; drawings of roofs of mills

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        Eris Scandica, qua adversus libros de jure naturali et gentium objecta diluuntur.

      Frankfurt, Friedrici Knochii, 1686. 4:o. (12),+ 420,+ (4) s. Genomgående lagerfläckig och med svag fuktrand i början. Välbevarat samtida pergamentband. Collijn sp. 747. Första och enda separat tryckta upplagan av Pufendorfs samlade tidigare tryckta inlägg i den berömda akademiska striden i Lund mellan Pufendorf och hans kollega Nicolaus Beckman, rörande "De jure naturae et gentium". Nya upplagor av samlingen trycktes 1706 och 1716 som tillägg med egen paginering till "De jure ...". Pufendorfs mest berömda bok "De jure naturae et gentium" angreps för sina naturrättsliga idéer både från tyska forskare och från kollegan i Lund, Nicolaus Beckman, vilken även angrepp betänkliga inslag i Pufendorfs undervisning och avhandlingar i Lund. Pufendorf hade dock myndigheternas stöd och Beckman fick gå i landsflykt för sina påhopp

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        Kyrkio-lag och ordning, som then stormächtigste konung och herre, herr Carl then elofte, Sweriges, Göthes och Wändes konung, &c.

      åhr 1686. hafwer låtit författa, och årh 1687. af trycket utgå och publicera. Jemte ther til hörige stadgar. Stockholm, Johan Georg Eberdt, (1687). 4:o. (8),+ 229,+ (45) s. Enstaka småfläckar. Sid. 74 med marginalkommentarer med bläck. Sammanbunden med: Confessio fidei, det är, then christeliga troos bekännelse, som Gudz försambling i Sweriges rijke, alt sedan evangelii sanning först uthi konung Gustaf then förstes regementz tijdh i liuset upkom, allmenneligen trodt och bekänt hafwer, och bleff änteligen anno 1593 uthi Upsala concilio af alle Rijkzens ständer, medh underskriffning och insigel stadfäst och confirmerat. Nu på nyt igen, tillijka medh hans kongl. may:ts sahl. konung Carl Gustafs (glorwyrdigstes i åminnelse) här bifogade af anno 1655 publicerade stadga om wår christelige religions rätte öffning och conservation, [...]. Stockholm, Henrich Keysers enkia, 1663. 4:o. A4-Y4. Genomgående med fuktrand och med enstaka stänk. Nött samtida skinnband, blindpräglad rygg med lätt upphöjda bind, litet hål nedtill på främre fals. Bläckanteckningar på eftersättsbladet. Med Constantine Emanuel Rödholms namnteckning. Collijn sp. 479-80 resp. 186. Första upplagan av Karl XI:s viktiga kyrkolag. Den tryckes igen 1697 och 1718. Tillsammans med fjärde upplagan av Confessio fidei, som innehåller besluten från kyrkomötet 1593 samt den Augsburgiska bekännelsen. Den trycktes på svenska första gången 1593-94

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        Relation de l&#146;ambassade de Mr le chevalier de Chaumont à la Cour du Roy de Siam, avec ce qui s&#146;est passé de plus remarquable durant son voyage

      Paris., 1686.. b/w engraved plates, some folding. Chaumont traveled to Siam in 1685 as Louis XIV&#146;s ambassador. The ostensible purpose of the embassy was to convert the King of Siam to Catholicism, but Chaumont and his Jesuit staff collected much valuable information about the commerce, science, history and religion of the land. Apparently there were two editions of Chaumont&#146;s work. This first edition has six plates, two of which fold. A second edition has different pagination and eight plates. Worldcat cites only the second edition. BMC Cat. Vol V cites this edition and a second 1686 edition published in Amsterdam. Cox cites the English translation and is unaware of this 1686 French edition. Bound in contemporary full calf with raised bands and gilt spine decoration. Cracking and wear to covers, but still solidly bound, with text and plates clean.

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        Fatherly Instructions: Gildas Minimus: Hebraismorum Cambro-Britannicorum Specimen

      London, 1686 Being Select Pieces of the Writings of the Primitive Christian Teachers.. with an appendix entitled Gildas Minimus.Rebound to style in brown full leather with blind tooling. Spine with title and tooling in gilt to red leather label, blind tooling. Internally, new endpapers, fep has been repaired, title within single ruled borders, ink name erased, some offsetting and creases, [6], 202 pp, [8], 31, [1], 8 pp, pencil notes to ep. Includes an 8 page pull out, text to both sides, Hebraismorum Cambro-Britannicorum Specimen, dated London December 24, 1675, Carolus Edwards, Latin, Hebrew and Welsh phrases, caption title. "Gildas minimus" has a caption title and separate pagination and register. A 2 page Welsh poem. (ESTC R224224 & ESTC R5230) Edwards, Welsh-language writer and preacher, Edwards published a Latin pamphlet called Hebraismorum Cambro-Britannicorum specimen (1676), which purports to demonstrate the close connection between the Hebrew and Welsh languages, a theme first developed by Welsh authors in the sixteenth century and obviously attractive to a portrayer of Wales as Israel praesens. His other work of note is Fatherly instructions: being select pieces of the writings of the primitive Christian teachers, translated into English, with an appendix, entituled Gildas Minimus (1686). The appendix contains original sermons written by Edwards &lsquo;to disswade from Apostacy, and those other Abominations that are like to be very pernicious to these Nations, if not timely repented of&rsquo; (Edwards, Testimony, 10).

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        Architectura Mechanica. Moole Boek of eenige opstalle van Moolens neffens haare Gronden &c: getekend door Pieter Linpergh moolemaker van Stocholm nieulyks in plaat-druk uytgegeeven door Iustus Danckerts

      Amsterdam., Cornelis Danckerts., 1686. 45 x 30 cms, engraved titelleaf, + one leaf: Aan den Lezer, + 6 pages; Beschryving Van de Gronden en Opstallen der volgende Moolens ( description of the plates ) small repairs , + 31 leaves with 32 engraved plates, numbered 1-32. Modern boards. Plates in good condition. plate 1-16; mills in Holland. Plate 18,19,20 : Gort-moolen, staande tot Koppenhagen. Plates 21-28; Wippe-moolen and Kooren-moolen and dubbele kooren-moolen, staande tot Stokholm. Plate 29-32; drawings of roofs of mills. KEYWORDS: Sweden.

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        Infirmitatis Humanae Praesidium, Sive Libellus Infirmorum Germanico Superadditus. In quo brevitet & practice traditut Quomodo administranda sint Sacramentua Infirmis. Deinde, quomodo pie assistendum fit Moribundis. Tertio, quomodo devote orandum super Agonizantibus. Pro coronide addita sunt selectiores Benedictiones & Exorcismi Super infirmies & maleficiatis dicendi

      Francofurti ad Moenum [Frankfurt a.M.]: Sumptibus Joan. Melchiois Bencard, 1686. Leather Bound. Very Good +. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. 2 ffep + 96 numbered pages (Libri Infirmorum) + 216 numbered pages (exorcisms and benedictions). With the often missing engraved frontispiece on reverse of half title depicting spiritual warfare at bedside of suffering patient. Title with Library stamp of Capuchin library in Carlstadt. Ffeps with old Capuchin ownership inscription and handwritten notes and prayers. All edges rouged and borders cropped a little close without loss of text. Some pages lightly soiled. Bound in later full brown calf with gilt "Libellus Infirmorum" and six gilt bands to spine. Both boards with gilt borders. Gilding lightly worn. An amazing copy of Italian (Capuchin) rites for exorcism and the combatting of evil spirits. Scarce.

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        [Reliures en plein maroquin] La vie de Madame de Bellefont, supérieure et fondatrice du monastère des religieuses bénédictines de Notre Dame des Anges établi à Rouen

      A Paris: Chez Sebastien Marbre Cramoisy, 1686. relié. In 8 (11,5x18,5cm). Edition originale, assez rare. Plein Maroquin brun fin XIXe signé Belz-Niedre. Dos à nerfs janséniste. Date en queue. Riche dentelle intérieure. Tranches dorées. La signature indique qu&#39;un feuillet blanc avant la page de titre manque. Dos légèrement insolé. Bel exemplaire. Marie-Eléonore Gigault de Bellefond fut appelée très tôt, à 24 ans, au gouvernement du monastère de Notre-Dame-des-Anges, à Rouen, puis elle devint abesse de Montmartre et ce jusqu&#39;à sa mort, en 1717. - Chez Sebastien Marbre Cramoisy, A Paris _1686, In 8 (11,5x18,5cm), (18) 347pp. (30), relié. - Reliures en plein maroquin relié

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        Das ist: Die gantze H. Schrifft, Altes und Neues Testaments Teutsch Doctor Martin Luthers ... 2 Tle. in 1 Bd. Nürnberg, Endter Söhne, 1686. Titel, 4 Bll. (Widmung), 16 Bll., 11 num. Bll., 34 Bl. (Register), 686 S., 1 w. Bl.; 950 S., 9 Bll., 2 w. Bll. Mit 1 gestoch. Titel, 1 gestoch. Widmung, 1 ganzs. Wappenkupferstich, 11 ganzs. Kurfürstenkupferstichen, 3 doppelblattgr. Kupferstichkarten, 1 doppelblattgr. gestoch. Kalendertabelle, 30 (von 32) Kupferstichtafeln, davon 2 doppelblattgroß. Folio. Ldr. d. Zt. auf Holzdeckeln mit 2 Schließen und (verblasstem) Goldschnitt (stark bestoßen, Rücken fragmentarisch, 3 Schließen fehlen, 1 Schließe fragmentarisch vorhanden, einige Wurmlöcher).

      Strohm E 910; Jahn 65 ff.- Siebte Auflage der 'Weimarer Kurfürstenbibel', gegenüber den früheren Ausgaben neu gestaltet. 'Das Titelbild und die erzählenden biblischen Kupferstiche sind ausgewechselt, der Kommentar bereichert, die Landkarten neu gefaßt' (Oertel, S. 94). Statt der bisherigen 6 Bildseiten sind nun 18 mit 136 Abbildungen zum Alten Testament und 69 zum Neuen Testament vorhanden. Außer den 18 Bildtafeln finden sich noch 10 Porträt-Tafeln mit Luther, den Propheten und Evangelisten.- Zu Beginn und Ende mit einigen Mängeln: Titel lose und mit Randläsionen (etwas Textverlust am Fußsteg), die ersten 7 Blätter teils lose und mit kleinen Randläsionen, die ersten 40 Blätter mit Feuchtrand im weißen Innensteg; zahlreiche Tafeln (und einige Textseiten) teils mit (Rand-)Einrissen, Plan von Jerusalem mit Randläsionen (Bildverlust) und Durchriß.- Es fehlen die beiden Tafeln zur Arche Noah.

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        Relation de l&#146;ambassade de Mr le chevalier de Chaumont à la Cour du Roy de Siam, avec ce qui s&#146;est passé de plus remarquable durant son voyage

      Paris., 1686.. b/w engraved plates, some folding. Chaumont traveled to Siam in 1685 as Louis XIV&#146;s ambassador. The ostensible purpose of the embassy was to convert the King of Siam to Catholicism, but Chaumont and his Jesuit staff collected much valuable information about the commerce, science, history and religion of the land. Apparently there were two editions of Chaumont&#146;s work. This first edition has six plates, two of which fold. A second edition has different pagination and eight plates. Worldcat cites only the second edition. BMC Cat. Vol V cites this edition and a second 1686 edition published in Amsterdam. Cox cites the English translation and is unaware of this 1686 French edition. Bound in contemporary full calf with raised bands and gilt spine decoration. Cracking and wear to covers, but still solidly bound, with text and plates clean.

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        De historia piscium libri quatuor, jussu and sumptibus societatis regiae londinensis editi ... totum opus recognovit, coaptavit, supplevit, librum etiam primum and secundum integros adjecit j. raius e societate regia.

      Oxonii, e Theatro Sheldoniano, 1686. Folio (367 x 245mm). With 1 engraved frontispiece, 1 engraved title-vignette and 187 engraved plates. Contemporary blind pressed vellum, small split on upper cover hinge. A fine copy of the rare first edition of the first large work on fishes in England, marking a new era in ichthyology. Although Ray states with his characteristic modesty to be only the editor of the manuscript of his deceased friend Willughby (1635-1672), his share in compiling the material for the work should not be neglected. The text was printed at the expense of bishop John Fell (founder of the University Press), the plates engraved by Paul van Somers under the supervision of Martin Lister at the expense of several members of the Royal Society of London, among them particularly the Society's president Samuel Pepys to whom the work is dedicated. Provenance: Armorial bookplate of Falkenhof. Dean III, 331; Keynes 46; Nissen, 'Schoene Fischbücher', 130.

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        Pia Desideria: or, Divine Addresses, in Three Books... Written in Latine by... Englished by Edm. Arwaker.

      London: Henry Bonwicke 1686.. Second edition in English, (xiv), 267, (1, 2 advertisement) pp. Frontispiece and 46 engraved plates, marginal browning throughout, one with a small closed tear, some chipping and old manuscript to first and last few leaves, fly leaf with some loss. Contemporary calf with blind stamped decoration to corners, slightly worn, recently rebacked. The most influential emblem book of the 17th century, republished and adapted many times all over Europe. Wing H3350. A translation first published 1677.

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        De Historia Piscium Libri Quatour, Jussu & Sumptibus Sociatatis Regiae Londinensis editi. ... Totum Opus. Recognovit, Coaptavit, Supplevit, Librum etiam primum & secundum integros adjecit Johannes Raius e Societate Regia.

      Oxford, Sheldonian, 1686. Folio. Recent full calf with 6 raised bands, ruled and blind-stamped in antique style, morocco label. (8),343,30,(1),(11) pp. Engraved allegorical frontispiece dated 1685, 188 copper engraved plates. Slight browning and small stain at the top. Three plates with a minor tear.. First edition of the first large English work on ichtyology. The work was a collaboration between Willughby and John Ray, and includes essays on the definition of fish, on their anatomy, and on theory physiology. The work devides fish according into the Aristotelean categories of Cetacei, Cartilaginei, and Spinosi, and includes a description of the reproductive organs and a rejection of the theory of reproduction through spontaneous generation. (Norman Sale 872). The plates were engraved by Poul van Sommers. Wood p.629. Nissen 4417. Wing W-2879

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        Commentariorum de rebus suecicis libri XXVI.

      Ab expeditione Gustavi Adolfi regis in Germaniam ab abdicationem usque Christinæ. Utrecht, Johannem Ribbium, 1686. Folio. Grav. extra titel,+ grav. porträtt,+ (14),+546, 529-1044,+ (24) s. Titelbladet med bortskrapad namnteckning. Enstaka lager- och småfläckar. Sid. 1024 med samtida marginalanteckning i bläck. Något nött samtida pergamentband, blindpräglade ramlinjer på pärmarna och fält på ryggen, äldre biblioteksetikett på ryggen. Fritz Stenströms exlibris och namnteckning, samt äldre namnteckning daterad 1781. Warmholtz 4384. Första upplagan av Pufendorfs historik över den svenska stormaktens grundläggande, från Gustav II Adolfs deltagande i trettioåriga kriget, och fram till Kristinas abdikation. Det var det första arbetet i svensk historia som han publicerade, efter att 1677 blivit utsedd till svensk rikshistoriograf. En tysk översättning utkom 1688 och en ny, något omarbetad, latinsk upplaga utkom 1705. "... et werk, som så mycket hedrar sin författare,... ", tyckte Warmholtz

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        Historia Plantarum: 1st Ed. 3 Vols.;

      London, Sam, Smith & Benj. Walford, 1686-1704.. Vol. I: Historia Plantarum Species hactenus editas aliasque insuper multas noviter inventas & descriptas complectens. In qua agitur primo De Plantis in genere, Earumque Partibus, Accidentibus & Differentiis; Deinde Genera omnia tum summa tum subalterna ad Species usque infinas, Notis suis certis & Characteristicis Definita Methodo Naturae vestigiis insistente disponuntur; Species singulae accurate describuntur, obscura illustrantur, omiffa supplentur, superflua relecantur, Synonyma necessaria adjiciuntur; Vires denique & USUS recepti compendio traduntur. HARDBACKS, half-deerskin with marbled boards, raised bands and gilt lettering on spines, pages: Vol. I [xxii], 983; Vol. II, [vi], 985-1940, index [xxxv]; Vol. III, ix, 255, index [vii], sm. folio, 220mm x 350mm, (8.75" x 13.75"), second state of first title, with the imprimatur leaf, signed Samuel Pepys, pencil note on front end-paper of Vol I "Bound in half deer skin by Gray & Son, Cambridge, 1948". Considered Ray's most famous work, his magnum opus was not just to be an alphabetical catalogue of British and European plants, but also to contain, as far as possible, descriptions of all known plants of the world, arranged in an updated and expanded version of his method. [Baldwin, 1986]. A very fine set. Keynes Nos. 48, 49 & 51. 10.2Kg

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        Berühmte- Lehr- und Sinnreiche Schrifften/ Darinnen anmuthige Seelen-Erquickungen und sonderbahre Gemüths-Erlustigungen/ durch Betrachtung der Eitelkeiten und Wollüsten der Welt/... Wunder göttlicher Liebe/ Wollust des Todes/ Stundenbuch der Hoffleuthe/ Frauenzimmers Morgenwecker/ Gedancken von der Ewigkeit/ Grab der Atheisten/ süsse Todes-Gedancken/... sambt dem Ruhebette derEhren des Herrn de la Nove gefunden werden/ Anietzo auffs Neue nach der Frantzöischen (sic) Sprache übersehen/ und... nach itziger Teutschen Redens-Art besser eingerichtet ...

      8vo. Mit 1 gest. Frontispiz, 1 gest. Zwischentitel, Titel in Rot u. Schwarz u. 49 (statt 48) Kupfertafeln von Hipschmann. 5 Bl., 1661 (falsch 1663) S. Pgt. d. Zeit. Vgl. Dünnhaupt II, 1348, 79-79a u. Brunet III, 8512. - Nachdruck der Erstausgabe von 1626. Der Zwischentitel nennt die Ausgabe bei H. Grosse 1675. Die Kupfer mit allegorischen und biblischen Darstellungen. - Exlibris u. hs. Eintrag: Cornelius Hottelmann 1727. Leicht speckig, durchgehend leicht gebräunt, insgesamt sehr gutes Exemplar.

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        Recueil de Curiositez rares et nouvelles de plus admirables effets de la Nature & de l'Art. Avec de beaux Secrets gallans. Et la methode pour disposition & preparation de ce qui est util & necessaire pour la vie des Hommes. Recherchées par le Sieur d'Hemerey.

      Paris, Pierre Trabouillet, 1686. 12mo. Cont. full vellum. Calligraphed title on back Raised bands. Vellum at first hinge with a tear, but covers not loose. (20),(4),563 pp. Titlepage a little browned, otherwise fine.. A scarce work ( a pirated edition ?) on all household subjects, chemistry, pharmacology etc., with receipts for preparation of remedies in medicine, beauty, cookery, drugs, poisons, food & drink etc. etc. Lemery, born 1645 settled in Paris as an apothecary, but also gave lectures in the laboratory of a friend, Martin, apothecary of the Prince of Condé. Ferguson mentions an English translation from 1711 from the seventh French edition (Ferguson II:p. 21) - Vicaire pp. 327-28 has 5 editions in different languages from 1685 to 1740, but not this. - Duveen p. 192 has only an edition from 1697

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