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2009-12-21 16:18:03
Karl XI, König der Schweden, Gothen und Wenden:
Stockholm, Joh. G. Eberdt, 1687.. [4] Bl., 189 S., [22] Bl. Original-Ganzleder der Zeit. 8° (16 x 19,5 cm).. "Mit denen dazu gehörigen Verordnungen. Auf HöchstErmelten Ihrer Königl. Maj.t gnädigsten Befehl ins Teutsche übersetzet." Enthält: Von der rechten christlichen Lehre. Von Predigten und ordentlicher Verrichtung des Gottesdienstes. Von der Tauffe. Von der Noth-Tauffe. Vom Kirchgang der Sechswöchnerinnen. Von der Beicht und Absolution. Von der geheimen Beicht. Von allgemeiner Beicht. Von offenbahrer Beicht und Kirchen-Buß. Von dem Bann. Von dem Nachtmahl des Herrn. Vom allgemeinen Gebet und der Litaney. Von hohen Fest- und Feyertagen. Von Verlöbnüssen [Verlöbnissen] und der Ehe. Von Besuchung der Kranken und Gefangenen. Von christlichem Begräbnüß [Begräbnis]. Vom Predigtamt. Von Wahl der Bischöffe. Etc. Und: Erneuertes Edict, von Fluchen und Schweren, wie auch von Entheiligung des Sabbaths. - Einband mit etwas ausgeblichener geprägter Vergoldung, auf dem Vorderdeckel als geprägte Vignette die Krone mit den Initialen Carls. Kleine Fehlstelle am oberen Teil des Rückens, etwas berieben und bestoßen und mit den üblichen Alterungsspuren. Im vorderen Gelenk leicht angebrochen. Leicht fleckig bzw. stockfleckig. Vorletzte Seite mit einer fehlstelligen Ecke, mit ganz minimalem Textverlust. Zum Teil einige alte Textunterstreichungen. Alter handschriftlicher Eintrag auf dem vorderen Vorsatzblatt und auf dem Titelblatt, letzteres auch alt gestempelt. Hinterer Vorsatz und Innenseite des hinteren Deckels leicht wurmstichig.
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2009-12-15 21:10:00
COLUMBUS, SAMUEL.
Sthlm, J. G. Eberdt, 1687. 4:o. (136) s. Med grav. titelvinjett och tryckta noter i texten. Ngt nött hfrbd från ca 1820 med rikt guldornerad och blinddekorerad rygg. Grönstänkta snitt. Ryggen ngt solkig och med mindre lagning överst. Inlagan delvis bruntonad och med fuktfläckar. Gammal ägarnotering i titelbladets marginal: "P. A." och Bernhard Rosenblads namnteckning daterad 1831 på frampärmens insida. Ur Per-Erik Lindahls bibliotek.. Collijn 178. Davidsson Svenskt musiktryck före 1750, nr 74-75. Varianten med graverad titelvinjett av D. Padt Brugge i stället för träsnittsvinjett på titelbladet. Musiken är komponerad av Gustaf von Düben. Denna den första samlade editionen av Columbus diktning utgavs av hans elev Jacob Reenstierna och innehåller även begravningsverser över bl.a. Marcus Cronström, Ebba Brahe och Ludvig Pontus De la Gardie
Bookseller: Mats Rehnström
2009-12-05 14:55:52
Charles I, King Of England
London: Ric Chiswell at the Rose and Crown, 1687. Book. Fair-. Full-Leather. 2nd Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. A difficult book to describe. To begin we will give the information from the previous owners notes. The initial date is his purchase. "1949 RR560 (England) Charles I. Basilike. The Works of King Charles The Martyr. Papers Concerning The Differences Betwixt His Said Majesty & His Two houses Of Parliament. With The History of His Life; & Also of His Tryal & Martyredome 2nd. ed. Lond. 1687. 3 lg. fldg. engr. plts. 728 pp. Some damp-st.-generally very light. Old calf- worn, little chpd. rebacked w/ old spine laid down. Cors. repaired. inner hinges reinforced w/ clo. tape. Calf checked- perhaps from heat, but doesn't look scorched. Later end paps. 100.00." PLEASE NOTE: while shooting the book for it's listing 2 sections of the old spine dislodged about 3" down from title, they will be kept with the book, see foto to come. I will try to add to the prior owner's description and finally give an informal summary of the books sectioning, and pagination. The repairs to the front board corners look very rustic when seen from pastedown side, looking better with age appropriate roughness from outside. I wonder if the book might have a hint of old smoke smell. The text has notable texture, waviness, moisture stains, but, the foxing seems at bay, given books age. Since acquiring the book, it has been and will be stored in glassine bag, acid free. Foto should follow shortly. While the previous owners description was fair I think he may h … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Brass DolphinBooks [U.S.A.]
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2009-11-30 10:34:23
Jurieu, Peter; Pierre Jurieu (1637-1713)
London: No publisher, 1687. Two parts bound in one volume. Part I: [xlviii], 271 pages of text. Part II: 296 pages of text (mis-numbered as 396, with error in pagination after page 99, when page numbered 200 follows and continues). Full leather binding lacks the spinestrip, with moderate rubbing to extremities. Boards remain attached and functional, but obvoiusly in need of rebacking. Front pastedown endpaper with bookplate of the Massachusetts Historical Society and previous owner's name "Thomas Wallcut." This is the Walcut whose early New England Imprint collection was acquired by the American Antiquarian Society in 1834. Title page chipped, not affecting text, but affecting some of the ruling (line printed to border text). Title page moderately age-toned. Title continues "...half, after which the Destruction of the Antichrist shall begin; which shall be Finisht in the beginning of the next Age: and then the Kingdom of Christ shall come upon Earth. Written in French by Mr. Peter Jurieu, on of the present Ministers of the French Church at Rotterdam. In two Parts. Faithfully Englishede from the New French Edition, Corrected and Enlarged by almost a third part, with the explication of the Visions of Daniel, and the Revelation.". First English edition. Hardcover. Very good- condition. Octavo (8vo).
Bookseller: Kurt Gippert Bookseller (ABAA)
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2009-11-27 01:40:43
STIERNHIELM, GEORG.
Sthlm, L. Wall, (1687). 4:o. A4-N4 = (104) s. + COLUMBUS, SAMUEL. Bibliske werld/ sampt andre hans poetiske skriffter/ med flijt samblade/ och andre resan uplagde. Sthlm, J. G. Eberdt, 1687. 4:o. a4,A4-Q4 = (136) s. Med tryckta noter i texten. Samtida ngt nött skinnbd med upphöjda bind, blindpressad rygg och spår av gammal nummerlapp. Rödstänkta snitt. Ryggen defekt nedtill och pärmarna med några mindre maskangrepp. Titelbladet till första arbetet med samtida överstrukna anteckningar i nedre marginalen och bortklippt nedre hörn. Pappersförtunning i nedre hörnet på blad B3 med liten textförlust på baksidan. Några mindre fläckar, t.ex. på blad B2, E4 och K1. Det andra arbetet ngt bruntonat och dess titelblad med några fläckar; fläckar även på blad B3-4, F3-4, K1 och Q2. Reva i marginalerna på blad G2-4 och en mindre pappersförlust i yttre marginalen på blad K2. De avslutande tjugo bladen med en solkrand i yttre marginalen som på de sista bladen når in i texten. Lagad innermarginal på blad Q1 med två bokstävers förlust. Med Nicol. Casströms namnteckning daterad Stockholm 1743 och L. F. Rääfs exlibris. Collijn Sveriges bibliografi 1600-talet 889 respektive 178. Davidsson Studier rörande svenskt musiktryck före år 1750, 74-75 för andra arbetet. Det första arbetet utkom första gången 1668. Den av Collijn beskrivna upplagan har en åtta tilltryckt över den normalt bortskrapade årtalsuppgiften 1687, vilket inte skett i detta exemplar. Arbetet avslutas med en liten hyllningsvers av O. Wexionius. Bengt Höök var främst egensinnig bokbindare på Kungsholmen i Stockholm, men drygade ut i … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Mats Rehnström [SE]
2009-11-21 16:39:39
Jean-Baptiste-Michel Colbert (1640-1710).
1687 - In-8, 2 faces écrites. Jean-Baptiste Colbert était un ecclésiastique. Son père était Oudart Colbert, intendant de Picardie, et sa mère une Le Tellier. Licencié en théologie, il fut nommé conseiller clerc au Parlement en 1667 puis chanoine de Notre Dame. . Promu au siège de Mon
Bookseller: JOIE DE LIRE
2009-07-13 09:22:25
Bossard, Peter Alexander
Bonn, Franckenberg 1687. 31 cm. (4), 170, 207, (1), 10, 22 Seiten mit 1 ganzseitigen gestochenen Porträt, 4 Kupfertafeln und 1 gefalteten Plan (31 x 43 cm). Festeinband, Ledereinband der Zeit mit Rücken- und Deckelprägung - Holzm. / Boh. Anonym IV, 1946 - VD17 23:293198D - Hansen, Köln 1893 (Ausg. 1729) - Stolte 2947 (Ausg. 1729) - Erstausgabe. Stadtgeschichte mit umfangreichem Urkundenanhang in Latein und Deutsch. Mit Porträt des Kölner Erzbischofs Maximilian Heinrich, dem das Werk gewidmet ist von "Petrus Alexander Bossart, J. U. Ltus." Peter Alexander Bossart (Bossard), Kurkölnischer und Fürstlich Paderbornischer Rat, stammte aus einer Familie aus der Picardie. Mit Vogelschau-Plan des römischen Köln mit der Rheinbrücke. Tafeln mit Siegeln und Wappen. Einband Schabspuren, stellenweise leicht gebräunt, im Anfang und Schluß Feuchtigkeitsränder, Faltplan Randeinrisse restauriert -
Bookseller: Wenner Antiquariat
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2009-07-10 19:12:13
[PENN, William]
London: Andrew Sowle. 1687. First. First edition. Very good in later, faded marbled paper wrappers; pages age-toned, with light waterstaining to upper halves, and last leaf with a closed tear. An early hand has inked "Wm. Penn" in the upper margin of the title-page. Six years after being made master of the province of Pennsylvania, William Penn argues for religious tolerance and liberty of conscience for all Christians; this anonymously published pamphlet, issued during a time of intense antagonism among Catholics, Anglicans and Dissenters, makes the then-radical claim that multiple faiths could coexist within one country without having to strive for dominance. Less frequently seen on the market than some Penn publications. Wing (2nd ed.), P1296B. .
Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA
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2009-07-07 17:35:35
[Leeuwenhoek, Antoni van. 1632 - 1723]. Le Clerc, Jean [1657 - 1736]; Lacroze, Jean Cornand de [d. ca. 1705]; Bernard, Jacques [1658 - 1718] - Editors. 
Amsterdam: Chez Wolfgang, Waesberge, Boom & van Someren, 1687. Seconde Edition revue & corrigee. Period full vellum binding, with title hand-inked to spine. Red speckled edges. Inked out names to t.p. Minor worming in gutter, primarily in the 'A' gathering. Loose 'Q' gathering. 2 short tears to plate attachment point. Withal, a VG copy.. [46], 481, [23] pp. Text in French. Index at rear. Last page blank. Frontis. Printer's device to t.p. Head- Tailpieces. Decorative initial capital letters. Folding copperplate engraving after p. 480. 12mo: * - **12 A - X12. *1 as frontis. D7 mis-signed as D6. 14.5 cm x 8 cm. Contains letter extract [p. 469 - 481] from Leeuwenhoek to the Royal Society, with the plate showing examples of his work.
Bookseller: Tavistock Books, ABAA [U.S.A.]
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2009-06-10 16:39:25
VAN HUYSUM, Jacob (circa 1687-1740)
Signed 'J Van H' (lower right). Pencil and watercolour, `IV' watermark. 19 1/2 x 13 1/16 inches. A beautiful image of a single Mallow stem with pink flowers. Jacob van Huysum was born in Amsterdam in about 1687, a member of a renowned family of professional flower painters who enjoyed considerable success in Holland. His father was Justus van Huysum (1659-1716), and his brother Jan van Huysum (1682-1749). Jacob painted in much the same manner as his brother, and as with his brother's work, many of his drawings betray the temperament of an artist rather than that of a botanical illustrator. His 'work, especially in England, has often been mistaken for his brother's. Van Huysum came to England about 1721, in which year he was living in the house of a patron, Mr. Lockyear of the South Sea House. Subsequently he was patronised by Sir Robert Walpole, who received him as an intimate of his house at Chelsea, and employed him to paint flowerpieces... for the decoration of the great house at Houghton in Norfolk' (DNB ). He also provided the majority of the drawings for the 50 illustrations to John Martyn's Historia Plantarum Rariorum (London: 1728- 38), as well all the drawings to another work, Catalogus Plantarum.. A catalogue of trees, shrubs, plants and flowers (London: 1730). The present drawing shows the painterly approach where the artist, whilst not sacrificing botanical accuracy, tries to capture the essence of his subject. His work offers a contrast to the more strictly scientific approach of Georg Dionysius Ehret, his younger contemporary an … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Donald Heald Rare Books
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2009-06-10 16:39:25
VAN HUYSUM, Jacob (circa 1687-1740)
Signed `J Van Huysum' (lower right). Pencil and watercolour, `IV' watermark. 20 1/2 x 13 1/2 inches. A fine image of a single stem of elder with two bunches of small green flower buds and five main leaves. Jacob van Huysum was born in Amsterdam in about 1687, a member of a renowned family of professional flower painters who enjoyed considerable success in Holland. His father was Justus van Huysum (1659-1716), and his brother Jan van Huysum (1682-1749). Jacob painted in much the same manner as his brother, and as with his brother's work, many of his drawings betray the temperament of an artist rather than that of a botanical illustrator. His 'work, especially in England, has often been mistaken for his brother's. Van Huysum came to England about 1721, in which year he was living in the house of a patron, Mr. Lockyear of the South Sea House. Subsequently he was patronised by Sir Robert Walpole, who received him as an intimate of his house at Chelsea, and employed him to paint flowerpieces... for the decoration of the great house at Houghton in Norfolk' (DNB ). He also provided the majority of the drawings for the 50 illustrations to John Martyn's Historia Plantarum Rariorum (London: 1728-38), as well all the drawings to another work, Catalogus Plantarum.. A catalogue of trees, shrubs, plants and flowers (London: 1730). The present drawing shows the painterly approach where the artist, whilst not sacrificing botanical accuracy, tries to capture the essence of his subject. His work offers a contrast to the more strictly scientific approach of Georg D … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2009-03-15 07:17:37
Zacharie de Lisieux].
Cosmopoli (d. i. Augsburg), ohne Drucker (Lorenz Kroniger), 1687. „Zweite (?) deutsche Uebersetzung dieses für die Sittengeschichte Frankreichs interessanten Buches" (Hayn/G.). Lt. VD 17 handelt es sich jedoch um die erste (u. einzige des 17. Jhds.) dt. Ausgabe. - Eine poetische Erklärung des Titelkupfers („Uber das Titul-Blat") vorgebunden. - Einband schwach fleckig u. mit kl. Wurmspuren. Vordere Rückenkante am oberen Kapital etw. eingerissen. Kupfertitel seitlich etw. angeschnitten. Kl. zeitgen. Namenszug a. Titelblatt. Etw. gebräunt u. stockfleckig. - VD17, 39:123328U; Weller, Druckorte I, 39; Hayn/G. IV, 557. ge Gewicht in Gramm: 1000 8°. Mit doppelblattgr. Kupfertitel. Drucktitel in Rot. u. Schwarz. 6 Bll., 489 (1) S., 2 Bll., Pgmt. d. Zt. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover; In Dust Jacket]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Wolfgang Friebes [Graz, Austria]
2009-03-04 17:58:27
LUNDIUS, Carl.
Qua simul occasione pluscula ad antiquitates sveonum gothorumq;, atq; aliarum etiam gentium spectantia; quædam quoq; aliis ante non observata, breviter ac enucleatè in medium proferuntur. Auctore Carolo Lundio. Uppsala, Henricus Keyser, 1687. 4:o. (16),+ 212,+ (2) s. Nära samtida fint marmorerat pappband, något blekt rygg. Med Nils Gyldenstolpes graverade exlibris och G. M. Mallmins namnteckning. Rääfs exlibris. Collijn sp. 538. Warmholtz 9091. Carlander II s. 646. Första upplagan. Carl Lundius förelägger här, i sann rudbeckiansk anda, svenska lagarnas ursprung till Zamolxis, Geternas (dvs. goternas) vise lagstiftare, som, enligt Herodotos, skall ha levat på 500 talet f. Kr. Lundius bestyrker uppgiften med gamla "codices och manuskripter", vilka dock ingen annan än han själv sett. Schück konstaterar lakoniskt, att Rabenius ej behöver ha varit den ende förfalskaren av bevismaterial. Även Warmholtz förehåller sig något avvaktande till Lundius resultat, men håller honom som en av Sveriges lärdaste män. Nils Gyldenstolpe (1734-1810), en av rikets herrar och medlem i Svenska Akademien. Exlibriset är den större varianten, graverat av Åkerman
Bookseller: Centralantikvariatet
2009-03-04 11:18:37
CHAUCER, Jeffrey
London: no publisher, 1687. hardcover. near fine. To which is adjoyn'd, The Story of the Siege of Thebes, by John Lidgate, Monk of Bury. Together with The Life of Chaucer, Shewing His Countrey, Parentage, Education, Marriage, Children, Revenues, Services, Reward, Friends, Books, Death. Frontispiece "Progenie of Geffrey Chaucer" incorporating his portrait. Additional large engraved armorial design, 660, pages. Folio, newly rebound in full British tan morocco with raised bands, gilt-tooled maroon leather spine label. London: [no publisher], 1687. 8th collected edition. Printed with double columns of Gothic type (the last to do so). Some internal age-toning and scattered light foxing, otherwise in near fine condition.
Bookseller: Argosy Book Store, ABAA, ILAB [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
2009-03-03 21:12:57
HERMANN, P.
Lugduni Batavorum, C. Boutesteyn, 1687. 8vo (195 x 115mm). pp. (18), 699, (1), with 1 engraved frontispiece and 107 engraved plates. Contemporary mottled calf, sides with gilt coat of arms (skilful repair to head of spine). First edition of this important catalogue of the Leiden botanic garden portraying numerous exotic recently introduced plants. "Hermann returned to Leiden in 1680 on receiving an appointment as Professor of Botany and director of the botanic garden. He devoted himself assiduously to building up the Leiden garden with rare plants from the East Indies, America and the Cape. His first publication, 'Horti academici Lugduno-Batavi catalogus', Leiden 1687, was a descriptive catalogue of the plants in the University garden in which many are attractively illustrated, including 34 Cape plants" (Gunn & Codd, Botanical exploration of Southern Africa pp. 26-27)."Paul Hermann was director of the Leiden Botanical garden from 1679-1695. He did excellent, vigorous work in depicting his plants, and one group of his drawings of Ceylon plants, made in the second half of the 17th century, had an interesting history. They were carefully preserved for many years by a series of collectors, one of whom finally brought them to the attention of Linné in 1745. Linné found them so exciting that he based his 'Flora Zeylandica' on them in 1747 ." (Hunt 378). Thousands of specimens from outside the Netherlands were in cultivation towards the end of the century and the garden attained world-wide reknown. The attractive allegorical frontispiece shows the Leiden botanical garden. Bound in … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariaat Junk [Amsterdam, Netherlands]
2009-03-03 08:14:25
[Leeuwenhoek, Antoni Van. 1632-1723]. Le Clerc, Jean [1657-1736]; Lacroze, Jean Cornand De [D. Ca. 1705]; Bernard, Jacques...
Amsterdam: Chez Wolfgang, Waesberge, Boom & van Someren, 1687. [46], 481, [23] pp. Text in French. Index at rear. Last page blank. Frontis. Printer's device to t.p. Head-Tailpieces. Decorative initial capital letters. Folding copperplate engraving after p. 480. 12mo: *-**12 A-X12. *1 as frontis. D7 mis-signed as D6. 14.5 cm x 8 cm. Contains letter extract [p. 469-481] from Leeuwenhoek to the Royal Society, with the plate showing examples of his work. Inked out names to t.p. Minor worming in gutter, primarily in the 'A' gathering. Loose 'Q' gathering. 2 short tears to plate attachment point. Withal, a VG copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Tavistock Books, ABAA [United States]
2009-02-26 05:18:51
MEZERAY FR.
chez Anisson, Posuel et Rigaud, 1687. Otto volumi di cm. 18, pp. 4.500 ca. complessive. Ritratto all'antiporta del primo volume e molti ritratti di sovrani incisi in rame nel testo. Leg. del tempo in cart. alla rustica con nervi passanti e titoli ms. ai dorsi. Esemplare genuino e marginoso con poche tracce d'uso, complessivamente in ottimo stato di conservazione. Cfr. Brunet (III, 1695): "Cet abregé est encore une des meilleures histoires de France que nous avons...". La presente edizione non citata dalle bibliografie consultate.
Bookseller: Benacense [IT]
2009-02-22 18:46:44
[Cutts, John. 1st Baron Cutts. 1661 - 1707]
London:: Printed for R. Bentley, and S. Magnes, in Russel - street, in Covent-Garden,. 1687.. 8vo: A - E8. 6-7/8" x 4-1/4". 1st edition (Lowndes', p. 574; NCBEL II, 471; Wing C-7709; Wither-to-Prior 241). Not in Pforzheimer. [16], 63, [1] pp.. Later polished calf (19th C?) with old, rubbed rebacking, utilizing a pink paper title label to spine. AEG.. Affixed to ffep is an apparently period printing [from a newsheet?]. of 'The Hardy Soldier', a poetical piece dedicated to 'John Lord. Cutts. / At the Siege of Namur' [1695 in this case]. In pencil, at. the bottom, a prior owner has noted, "I. Watts" [1674 - 1748] though. this attribution is uncertain. & & Binding worn @ extremities.. Bookplate of Paul Unsworth. Circular blindstamp of J. Wingate. Hornton to A2 upper right quadrant. Early ink paragraph commenting. on Cutts' work, as per Lord Orford's 'Royal & Noble Authors'. Usual. bit of foxing. Withal, a VG copy.. Only 3 times at auction over the last 30 years [2004 the last, fetching over $3,000], this rather scarce book of Elizabethan poetry by a distinguished soldier who eventually attained the rank of Lieutenant- General. Richard Steele his one-time secretary, who proclaimed Cutts the dedicatee for his work, "Christian Hero".
Bookseller: Tavistock Books, ABAA
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2008-12-29 03:18:41
Núñez de Miranda, Antonio S. J.
Anisson, Posuel y Rigaud,, Leon, 1687 - Leon, Anisson, Posuel y Rigaud, 1687. 16,7x11,5 cm. (16), 255 S. Mit 1 Tafel (Bischofswappen). Flexibler Pergamentband der Zeit mit Lederschliessbändern. Seltene Erstausgabe. - Theologisches Hauptwerk des spanischen Jesuiten A. Núñez de Miranda (1618-1695), der vor allem auch als Beichtvater der berühmten mexikanischen Ordensfrau und Schriftstellerin Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz Berühmtheit erlangte. Miranda gibt darin eine glossierende Paraphrase der 1679 erlassenen doktrinären tridentinischen Dekrete der Kardinäle. Das vieldiskutierte Werk wurde 1695 zwar vom Vatikan offiziel abgelehnt, dessen Verbreitung aber nicht verboten. - (Titelblatt gestempelt). Rare first edition. Theological chief work of the Spanish Jesuit A. Núñez de Miranda (1618-1695), who is also well-known as father confessor of the celebrated Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz (1648-1695), a major Baroque literary figure of Mexico. - Contemporary flexible vellum. Sprache: Spanisch Flexibler Pergamentband der Zeit mit Lederschliessbändern. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Biblion Antiquariat
2008-11-29 16:15:48
VAN HUYSUM, Jacob (circa 1687-1740)
Signed `J Van Huysum' (lower right). Pencil and watercolour, crowned shield with fleur-de-lys watermark. 19 5/8 x 12 5/8 inches. A fine image of two stems, the longer topped by a mass of small white flowers, the second much shorter showing the black berries. Jacob van Huysum was born in Amsterdam in about 1687, a member of a renowned family of professional flower painters who enjoyed considerable success in Holland. His father was Justus van Huysum (1659-1716), and his brother Jan van Huysum (1682- 1749). Jacob painted in much the same manner as his brother, and as with his brother's work, many of his drawings betray the temperament of an artist rather than that of a botanical illustrator. His 'work, especially in England, has often been mistaken for his brother's. Van Huysum came to England about 1721, in which year he was living in the house of a patron, Mr. Lockyear of the South Sea House. Subsequently he was patronised by Sir Robert Walpole, who received him as an intimate of his house at Chelsea, and employed him to paint flowerpieces... for the decoration of the great house at Houghton in Norfolk' (DNB ). He also provided the majority of the drawings for the 50 illustrations to John Martyn's Historia Plantarum Rariorum (London: 1728-38), as well all the drawings to another work, Catalogus Plantarum.. A catalogue of trees, shrubs, plants and flowers (London: 1730). The present drawing shows the painterly approach where the artist, whilst not sacrificing botanical accuracy, tries to capture the essence of his subject. His work offers a contrast t … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Donald Heald Rare Books
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2008-11-29 16:15:48
VAN HUYSUM, Jacob (circa 1687-1740)
Signed 'J Van Huysum' (lower right). Pencil and watercolour, crowned shield with fleur-de-lys watermark. 19 1/2 x 12 5/8 inches. A captivating image of a triple-stemmed spray of spurge laurel with small green flowers with red centres. Jacob van Huysum was born in Amsterdam in about 1687, a member of a renowned family of professional flower painters who enjoyed considerable success in Holland. His father was Justus van Huysum (1659- 1716), and his brother Jan van Huysum (1682-1749). Jacob painted in much the same manner as his brother, and as with his brother's work, many of his drawings betray the temperament of an artist rather than that of a botanical illustrator. His 'work, especially in England, has often been mistaken for his brother's. Van Huysum came to England about 1721, in which year he was living in the house of a patron, Mr. Lockyear of the South Sea House. Subsequently he was patronised by Sir Robert Walpole, who received him as an intimate of his house at Chelsea, and employed him to paint flowerpieces... for the decoration of the great house at Houghton in Norfolk' (DNB ). He also provided the majority of the drawings for the 50 illustrations to John Martyn's Historia Plantarum Rariorum (London: 1728- 38), as well all the drawings to another work, Catalogus Plantarum.. A catalogue of trees, shrubs, plants and flowers (London: 1730). The present drawing shows the painterly approach where the artist, whilst not sacrificing botanical accuracy, tries to capture the essence of his subject. His work offers a contrast to the more strictly … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Donald Heald Rare Books
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2008-11-29 16:15:48
VAN HUYSUM, Jacob (circa 1687-1740)
Signed `J Van Huysum' (lower right). Pencil and watercolour, crowned shield with fleur-de-lys watermark. 20 1/2 x 13 7/8 inches. A beautiful image of a single branch of the European lime tree with two small bunches of small green flower buds, flecked with red and yellow, attached to the lower part of the stem. Jacob van Huysum was born in Amsterdam in about 1687, a member of a renowned family of professional flower painters who enjoyed considerable success in Holland. His father was Justus van Huysum (1659-1716), and his brother Jan van Huysum (1682-1749). Jacob painted in much the same manner as his brother, and as with his brother's work, many of his drawings betray the temperament of an artist rather than that of a botanical illustrator. His 'work, especially in England, has often been mistaken for his brother's. Van Huysum came to England about 1721, in which year he was living in the house of a patron, Mr. Lockyear of the South Sea House. Subsequently he was patronised by Sir Robert Walpole, who received him as an intimate of his house at Chelsea, and employed him to paint flowerpieces... for the decoration of the great house at Houghton in Norfolk' (DNB ). He also provided the majority of the drawings for the 50 illustrations to John Martyn's Historia Plantarum Rariorum (London: 1728- 38), as well all the drawings to another work, Catalogus Plantarum.. A catalogue of trees, shrubs, plants and flowers (London: 1730). The present drawing shows the painterly approach where the artist, whilst not sacrificing botanical accuracy, tries to capture the … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2008-09-17 03:03:50
Fisches, Isaac (Maler) & Heckauer, Leonhard (Stecher).
Augsburg. 1687. J.M.Roth - Augsburgisches Friedens - Gedächtnüs Die „ Augsburger Friedensgemälde „ sind jährlich erscheinende Einblattdrucke mit erläuterndem Text, die an den Westfälischen Frieden von 1648 erinnern sollten. Die Initiative dazu ist von der evangelischen Barfüßergemeinde ausgegangen. Zwischen 1651 und 1789 erschienen insgesamt 138 Blätter mit Kupferstichen unter Beteiligung von 55 Künstlern als Zeichner und Kupferstecher; allein für das Jahr 1653 ist kein Kupferstich, sondern nur ein Gebet gedruckt worden. „ Die Reihe ist somit ein Musterbuch der Augsburger Künstler dieser Zeit". Die Druckplatten wurden von der Barfüßer-Pfarrei aufbewahrt; es folgten immer wieder Nachdrucke, die in Sammelbänden mit eigenem Titel und einer Einführung verlegt wurden. Nach der Herausgabe im Jubiläumsjahr 1748 folgten bis 1789 noch 41 Jahrgänge. Sämtliche Jahrgänge wurden 1790 ein letztes Mal mit neuem Titel versehen herausgegeben. Lit.: Seitz, Augsburg. Anhand der großen Auswahl der gezeigten Blätter, an der teils bedeutende Stecher und Zeichner der Augsburger Schule beteiligt waren, lässt sich die Stielentwicklung des Augsburger Kupferstichs vom Hoch- über den Spätbarock bis zum Rokoko ( etwa ab 1740 ) verfolgen; die letzten Stiche zeigen sogar frühklassizischtischen Stil. - In leuchtenden Farben kolorierter Kupferstich. Sprache: Deutsch Kolorierter Kupferstich. 43 x 30,5 cm. mit dem Text.
Bookseller: P. u. P. Hassold OHG [Dinkelscherben, Germany]
2008-09-04 16:13:12
COLUMBUS, Samuel.
Stockholm, Johann Georg Eberdt, 1687. 4:o. 68 blad (a4, A4-Q4). Med tryckta noter i texten. Varianten med graverad vinjett på titelbladet. Enstaka småfläckar, de första fyra bladen med papperslagningar i marginalen. Modernt pergamentband med svart och röd ryggtiteletikett. Collijn sp. 178. Davidsson 74-75. Musiken komponerad av Gustaf Düben, och innehåller bl.a. "Lustwin dansar en gavott med de fem sinnerna". Den av Dionysios Padt-Brügge graverade vinjetten föreställer odygden åkande kälke med sitt följe
Bookseller: Centralantikvariatet
2008-05-07 22:00:22
Opus maximè curiosum, à multis hactenus desideratum, nunc verò magno studio correctum & ex parte jam prima vice editum. Verona, 1687. 8:o. 647 s. & 7 utvikbara tryckta tabeller. Titelbladet tryckt i rött och svart. + Tabulæ geomanticæ, seu liber singularis de tribus ultimis ex antiquo manuscripto de anno MDXXXV. Jam primo luci datus, annexis duabus tabellis huic studio mirè inservientibus, cæteroquin utilibus & jucundis. Frankfurt, J. D. Zunner, 1693. 8:o. 197,(3 blanka) s. Samtida ngt nött och småfläckigt pergamentbd med handskriven ryggtitel. Blå snitt. Första arbetet med någon enstaka småfläck. Små revor i tabell III och VI. Ett fåtal äldre understrykningar och marginalanteckningar i det första arbetet. Med Hans Roslins namnteckning och L. F. Rääfs exlibris fäst på baksidan av det första arbetets titelblad.. Caillet 4035. Det första arbetet är en samlingsutgåva av alkemiska avhandlingar. Den engelske alkemisten, vetenskapsmannen och rosenkreutzaren Robert Fludds (1574-1638) arbete "Tractatus de geomantia" återfinns avtryckt på s. 3-180. Dessutom ingår H. De Pisis "Opus geomantiæ completum" och "Quæstiones geomantiæ Alfakini". Det sistnämnda arbetet tillskrivs här Platon de Tivoli men bygger enligt uppgift på en skrift av Gerard av Cremona. Nya upplagor av de bägge arbetena trycktes av J. D. Zunner i Frankfurt 1704. Brunnsläkaren Hans Roslin (död 1737) vistades som ung långa tider i utlandet innan han 1720 utnämndes till provinsialläkare i Skåne. Han verkade vid Ramlösa brunn på 1720-talet och var far till porträttmålaren Alexander Roslin
Bookseller: Mats Rehnström
2008-03-28 23:11:15
GREAT TURKISH WAR].
Lisbon, Na Officina de Miguel Deslandes, 1687. 4°, disbound, in folding marbled cardboard case with calf label. Woodcut vignette of floral basket on title page. Woodcut initial. In good to very good condition. 12 pp., 1 folding engraved map (30 x 38.5 cm.) signed "Duarte fecit." *** FIRST and ONLY EDITION of this compendium of reports regarding the latest news from the front lines of the war with the Ottoman Empire, as well as events in Venice, Greece, and Dalmatia. The Imperial army was facing the Turks at the border of modern Croatia and Hungary; among the events mentioned are the withdrawal of the Polish army to its headquarters, the loss of the fortresses of Sicklosch and Darda, and the attack on the Bridge of Esseck (Osijek) by the Imperial Army. The map depicts the bridge, the fortresses guarding either end, and the surrounding area, including two branches of the Darva River. The 8-kilometer-long wooden bridge at Osijek, built by Suleiman the Magnificent in 1566, was considered one of the wonders of the world. Osijek, in modern Croatia near the Hungarian border, became a Habsburg dominion on 29 September 1687, soon after the Imperial army decisively defeated the Turks at the Battle of Mohács (12 August 1687). Two commanders of the Imperial Army are mentioned: Charles, Duke of Lorraine, and Louis of Baden-Baden, Elector of Bavaria and Margrave.We suspect that this account was compiled slightly before the Battle of Mohacs, a crushing defeat for the Ottoman Empire. Although the locations mentioned are near Mohacs, and the bridge at Osijek played an important role in the … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Richard C. Ramer Old and Rare Books [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
2008-03-18 22:58:20
Conti, Biagio.
Alt-Prag, Georg Labaun, 1686-1687. 2 Teile in 1 Band. (8), 333, (7) SS. (10), 214, (16) SS. Mit 2 gest. Frontispizen. Lederband der Zeit mit verblaßtem hs. Rückenschildchen. Dreiseitiger gesprenkelter Rotschnitt. Reste von Bindebändern. Folio. Einzige Ausgabe. - Der Minorit Biagio de' Conti (1636-85) "stand den Klöstern seines Ordens in Breslau und Prag vor [und] war Beysitzer des erzbischöflichen Consistorii in Prag [.] Man hat von ihm: Sententiarum Part I, II, III, de Deo, de Intellectu, de Creatione etc. Prag, 1687, 1688, drey Theile, welche Marianus Unezoukhi nach seinem Tode heraus gab" (Jöcher/A.). - Beim von Adelung beschriebenen posthum erschienenen Werk handelt es sich offensichtlich um das vorliegende, das im ersten Teil "de Deo uno et trino", im zweiten "de intellectu, scientia, voluntate, ac providentia dei, praedestinatione & reprobatione, nec non visione beatifica" handelt. Ein dritter Teil konnte nirgends nachgewiesen werden und dürfte, wie auch Adelungs ungenaue Datierung vermuten läßt, nicht erschienen sein. - Einband leicht berieben; Hinterdeckel mit kl. Wurmspuren. Innen papierbedingt vereinzelt unbedeutend gebräunt. Kl. Papierdurchbruch im letzten Bl., sonst sehr sauber. Vorsatz mit hs. Besitzvermerk des Prager Erzbischofs Adam Ernst Groß (dat. 2. Februar 1688); wiederholt am Titel; dort auch zeitgenöss. hs. Besitzvermerk der Piaristenschule in Schlackenwerth, in die auch die Bücher der Prinzessin Piccolomini Eingang fanden. - Von großer Seltenheit; weder in Wolfenbüttel noch in der Wiener Nationalbibliothek verzeichnet; beide in Bibliotheken nachweisbar … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH [Vienna, A, Austria]
2008-03-16 20:59:31
DE HOOGHE, Romeyn
1687. DE HOOGHE, Romeyn. JERUSALEM EN SYN TEMPEL. Netherlands, 1687. 15 by 21 1/2 inches. A splendid two-page spread showing an aerial reconstruction of ancient Jerusalem, with the Temple in the center. 35 ancient buildings, monuments and Biblical locations are labeled. The lower register shows the Temple's treasures in detail: the "Copper Sea," the Altar of Sacrifice, the Candelabra, the Ark of the Covenant, etc. In the foreground is Gethsemane, with the Betrayal of Christ. De Hooghe (1645-1708), a nephew of the painter Pieter de Hooch, was one of the finest of the Dutch seventeenth-century engravers. Central fold reinforced, with a one-inch repair at the foot, else fine. Text in Dutch on reverse. Ill.: de hooch.
Bookseller: Boston Book Company, Inc. ABAA [Boston, MA, U.S.A.]
2007-10-21 08:59:37
[PRIOR, MATTHEW AND CHARLES MONTAGU]
London: Printed for W. Davis, 1687, 1687. First edition. Wing P-3511; Pforzheimer 739; MacDonald, Dryden, 241a. Contemporary ink notations (sums in several columns) on the front blank; very good copy.. 4to, disbound, 28 pages. The first book by both Prior and Montagu, First Earl of Halifax, a collaborative satirical poem on Dryden's poem "The Hind and the Panther" (1687).
Bookseller: The Brick Row Book Shop
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2007-10-21 08:59:37
[MONTAGU Charles Earl of Halifax] 1661-1715
London:: W Davis, 1687 VG, 1st ed, 1687.. In modern brown half leather covers with marbled boards, blind tooling. Spine, title in gilt to red leather labels, tooling in gilt. Internally, new endpapers, NO inscriptions, title page has a little browning, [6], 28 pp. A burlesque of the poem by Dryden. Scarce. (ESTC|~|R14177. Wing (2nd ed.), P3511. Macdonald, H. Dryden, 241A). Title continues: Much Malice mingled with a little wit. Hind. Pan. Nec vult Panthera domri. Quae Genus. Montagu, politician, who in 1687 joined with Matthew Prior to write a parody of John Dryden's Hind and the panther, entitled The hind and the panther travers'd to the story of the country mouse and the city mouse, in which a mouse was substituted for the hind, and which earned him the nickname Mouse Montagu. ODNB
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