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2010-10-17 12:41:45
Ruginellus, Iulii Caesaris; [Ruginelli, Giulio C.]
1688. Milan, 1688. Authoritative Treatise on Forestry Law Ruginelli, Giulio Cesare [d.1628]. De Arboribus Controversis Resolutionum Liber Singularis. Ex Quibus Omnes Sere de Hac re Disceptationes Facile Dirimi Possunt. Cum Additione Indice, Summariis, Aliisq Opportnis Auctus. Milan: Sumptibus Ioseph de Rossetis, 1688. [viii], 230, [1] pp. Quarto (7-1/2" x 5-1/2"). Contemporary calf, gilt spine with raised bands, early hand-lettered title to foot of text block. Rubbing with some wear to extremities and spine, minor spotting and a few small scuffs, boards slightly bowed, partial crack between front free endpaper and title page. Title page with small woodcut device printed in red and black, attractive woodcut head-pieces, tail-pieces and decorated initials. Occasional faint dampstaining to foot of text block, worming to top edge of about a dozen leaves with no loss to text. Two small early owner signatures to title page, minor smudges and spark burns to a few leaves, interior otherwise fresh. An attractive copy. $650. * Later edition, enlarged. With index. This is a treatise on forestry law and legislation in Roman law that discusses trees, roots, branches, flowers and fruit. An authoritative work, it went through several editions, the final appearing in 1824. Few copies of any edition are held in North American libraries. OCLC locates 2 copies of the 1688 edition (Harvard Law School, New York Botanical Garden Library). This edition not in the British Museum Catalogue.
Bookseller: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. [USA]
2010-10-08 16:53:43
López de Cogolludo, Diego.
Juan Garcia Infanzon, 1688. In this account of the conquest and Spanish settlement of the Yucatan, López de Cogolludo, a Franciscan missionary and administrator originally from Alcalá de Henares, presents a sought-after account. He had access to a manuscript version of Bishop Landa's work and consulted such important printed sources as Torquemada. => He also presents his personal eye-witness accounts of events during his 30 years among the Maya (1634-65). Robert Patch says in the Encyclopedia of Latin American History & Culture (III, 458) that López de Cogolludo wrote this history in the 1650s and that it is "a major source not only for the history of Yucatán but also for the study of Maya culture." Provenance: Small booklabel: "Marchio Regaliae D.D. 1741." John Carter Brown (1797-1874) purchased this from Henry Stevens in 1845/1846. On his death to his son John Nicholas Brown (1861-1900). On his death deeded to the John Carter Brown Library. Deaccessioned 2008.
Bookseller: PRB&M/SessaBks (Philadelphia Rare Books & MSS Co.) [U.S.A.]
2010-10-04 09:23:23
Justinian; Godefroy, Denis
1688. Justinian I (483-565 CE), Emperor of the East. Godefroy, Denis [1549-1622], Editor and Annotator. Codicis Dn. Justiniani Sacratissimi Principis Pp. Aug. Repetitae Praelectionis Libri XII. Postrema Editio Prioribus Auctior et Emendatior. Frankfurt: Sumptibus Societatis. Imprimebat Balthas. Christoph. Wust., 1688. [xvi] pp, 282 columns. Quarto (10" x 8"). Contemporary vellum, early hand-lettered title to spine, ties lacking. Moderate soiling and staining, cracks at beginning and end of text block, some wear, creases, soiling and minor tears to edges of preliminaries, occasional light foxing. Attractive woodcut title-page printer device, head-pieces, tail-pieces and decorated initials. Early owner signature to title page, brief annotations to a few leaves, interior otherwise clean. Handsome. * With an index of titles and Godefroy's edition of the Twelve Tables, Constitutiones Friderici II, Extravagantes, Liber de Pace Constantiae and Epitome Feudorum. Commissioned by the Emperor Justinian in 530 CE, the body of writings known collectively as the Corpus Juris Civilis preserved and restated all existing Roman law. Compiled in three years under the direction of Tribonium, it was both a critical restatement of earlier law and jurisprudential writings and a complete collection of recent legislation. It is divided into four books, the Institutes, Digest, Code and Novels. The Code contains the laws in force during Justinian's reign. It is divided into 12 books. Book 1 deals with ecclesiastical law, the sources of law, and the duties of high officials. Books 2-8 deal wit … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2010-10-03 16:59:01
Visscher
Amsterdam, 1688. Size : 465x570 (mm), 18.25x22.375 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring Some oxidation of original green pigment, otherwise in very good condition. The map is backed with acid free tissue paper for long term preservation.
Bookseller: Alexandre Antique Prints, Maps & Books [Toronto, ON, Canada]
2010-09-25 16:43:32
MERIAN, Matthaus
Frankfurt., 1688.. Genoa. Original copper engraving. Black & white. Fine condition. Size: 39 x 21 cm. An extremely detailed view of the town and port shown from the sea with galleons in the foreground. Key to principal buildings. This is a fine crisp engraving. Topographia Italiae.
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2010-09-25 13:47:20
MERIAN, Matthew
Topographia., 1688.. Copper engraving. Later colour. Very good condition. Size: 37 x 27.5 cm. (14½ x 11 inches) A fine map of the region of Mantua, northern Italy. Title in decorated cartouche at top right, decorated scale at bottom.
Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member [London, United Kingdom]
2010-08-07 15:08:36
[MEYERBERG, Augustin MAYER, Freiherr von] [1612-1688]
Leyden: Friderik Harring, 1688., 1688. 12mo. pp. 1 p.l., 381. woodcut title vignette & initials. contemporary calf, gilt back (light wear to spine ends). First Edition of the French Translation (originally published in Latin in c1668). The author, a German diplomat, was sent as an envoy by the Emperor Leopold I to the Court of Czar Alexei Michaelovitch in 1661 to re-establish peace between Poland and Russia. Mayerberg, together with his colleague Calvucci and seventeen attendants, experienced great difficulty in obtaining entry into the country. Once there, they were prevented from all external communication, finally being allowed to return to Vienna in March of 1663. Mayerberg's account of his experiences contains much useful information on seventeenth century Russian manners and customs. The section on Russian laws is omitted in this edition. Brunet III 1557. Graesse IV 456.. F. Hardcover.
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2010-07-19 05:00:53
de Wit
Amsterdam 1688 - The map depicts the greater area of Liege, Bastenach, Lutzembourg, Trier, and Mount Medy, Size : 465x560 (mm), 18.25x22 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring Some discolouration of the green otherwise in very good condition.
Bookseller: Alexandre Antique Prints, Maps & Books
2010-07-15 16:30:05
Dellon, Gabriel
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2010-07-14 08:12:44
EUSEBIUS PAMPHILII
Cologne: M.G. Weidmann, 1688.. 2 vols. Folio. Bound in full vellum with decorative blind-stamps, raised ribs and gilt lettered spine labels (boards lightly bowed and marked - otherwise a bright VG set). Pp. 856 + 82 [&] 548 + 195 (pages heavily spotted and marked; previous owner's engraved armorial bookplates on front paste-downs), parallel Greek and Latin text with decorated titles and vignettes. .
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2010-07-12 23:51:28
MERIAN, Matthew.
Frankfurt., 1688.. Loreto. Copper engraving. Uncoloured. Fine condition. Size: 31 x 19.5 cm. Beautiful view of the pilgrimage town of Loreto, from a nearby hillside, showing the town walls and the basilica. Loreto is famous for the house of Mary that was brought back from the Holy Land in the late 13th century. Matthaus Merian's Topographia was a vast work, originally published in 21 volumes in 1640, remaining in print until 1730.
Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member [London, United Kingdom]
2010-06-13 09:46:48
Vernulaeus, Nicolaus [eigtl. Nicola de Vernulz].
Köln, Johann Wilheim Friessem, 1688. (24), 694 SS. Titel in rot und schwarz gedruckt. Pergamentband der Zeit mit lädiertem hs. Rückenschildchen in rot und schwarz. Gr.-12mo. Sammlung von unter dem Löwener Rhetorikprofessor Vernulaeus entstandenen Übungsreden (EA 1630). Der belgisch-luxemburgische Historiker und Theologe N. Vernulaeus (1583-1649) war auch als neulateinischer Dramatiker von Bedeutung. Er "schulte seine Zöglinge ganz nach den Vorschriften der Jesuiten [...] in der Ausarbeitung von Reden und Gedichten, indem er die einzelnen Seiten desselben Themas durch verschiedene Schüler behandeln ließ, den einen zum Ankläger und den andern zum Vertheidiger bestellte" (ADB). - Selten; kollationidenter Nachdruck der Kalckhovenschen Ausgabe, die zwischen 1645 und 1671 viermal aufgelegt wurde. - Papierbedingt durchgehend etwas gebräunt; Einband leicht berieben und fleckig. Exemplar aus der Bibliothek der Wiener Kapuziner (hs. Besitzvermerk um 1700 am Titel). - Vgl. VD 17, 23:240894G (Nachdruck von 1693). Vgl. ADB 39, 629.
Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH [Vienna, A, Austria]
2010-05-03 18:32:28
[Anon]
[Anon]. La fameuse comedienne ou Histoire de la Guerin, auparavant femme & veuve de Moliere. Francfort: Chez Frans Rottenberg, marchand libraire, pres les Carmes; [i.e. Amsterdam: Daniel Elzevier], 1688. Original edition. 12mo. Contemporary calf, gilt spine rubbed & chipped at crown. Arms in gilt on both covers. 89pp., [3pp. containing biographies of 8 comediennes du Theatre de Guegnegaud]. Collation: A-C12, D10. In his youth, Moliere joined the Bejart troupe of actors. Madeleine Bejart became his long-term mistress, but in 1662 he married Armande Bejart instead (Madeleine was already married). The present work alleges that this Armande (later Guerin) was in fact Moliere's own daughter. This is a "scandalous attack upon [Moliere's] wife in the form of a pamphlet called The Famous Comedienne. Guerin was the name of the actor Madame de Moliere married for her second husband, and this libel upon her character, published fifteen years after the poet's death, was so abusive that the anonymous author was obliged to print it in a foreign country. In spite of documentary evidence to the contrary, the vile charges it contains have been accepted wholly or in part by the majority of Moliere's biographers. Thus introduced, let the gossips and slanderers have their say" (Crane). Attributed to Mme. Boudin, an actor in the troupe of Theatre de Guegnegaud, and others (see OCLC note below). Later published as Les intrigues amoureuses de m*** et de mme, son epouse, Histoire des intrigues amoureuses de Moliere et de celles de sa femme, and Les intrigues de Moliere et celles de sa femme. … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2010-04-29 21:54:52
Gervaise, Nicolas
Paris: Hilaire Foucault, 1688. Livre. Satisfaisant. Cuir. Ed. originale. Petit In-8. Paris, Hilaire Foucault, 1688. 17 x 10 cm (R), petit in-8°, 4 ff. n. ch. + 326 pp., reliure en plein veau fauve, dos à 5 nerfs orné, traces d'armes sur les plats. Ex-libris héraldique gravé ancien. Edition originale recherchée de cette histoire de Macassar (sud des Célèbes, Indes orientales, actuelle Indonésie). "A peine âgé de vingt ans, l'abbé Gervaise partit avec des missionnaires pour le royaume de Siam, où il sejourna environ quatre ans. Avide d'instruction, il étudia avec soin les moeurs, les usages, le caractère et jusqu'à l'histoire des habitants de ce pays. De retour en France, il publia une Histoire naturelle et politique du royaume de Siam (1688, 1 vol. in-4), et peu de temps après une Description historique du royaume de Macassar (1 vol. in-12). Ce savant ecclésiastique avait amené avec lui, des Indes orientales, deux fils du roi de Macassar. Plus capable qu'aucun autre de suivre leur éducation, puisqu'il était à peu près le seul homme de France qui sût parler la langue de ces enfants, il fut chargé par Louis XIV de les instruire dans la religion catholique." (Michaud, XVI, 338). A son retour, il "obtint successivement une cure à Vannes, la prévôté de Suèvre, partit, en 1724, pour la mission de la Guyane espagnole, avec le titre d'évêque d'Horren in patribus, et succomba sous les coups de Caraïbes, près des rives de l'Orénoque." (Larousse du XIXe, VIII (2), 1231). Reliure sérieusement frottée avec fortes épidermures, coiffes manquantes et … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2010-04-28 10:29:18
Jeremy Collier
Henry Rhodes, 1688. Leather Bound. Very Good. 3 volume set. Henry Rhodes, 1688, 2nd edition. Large leather folios. Contemporary leather. Clean, unmarked pages. Good bindings and covers. Hardcover. Minor edge/rubbing wear to edges. Ships daily.
Bookseller: Sequitur Books [Boonsboro, MD, U.S.A.]
2010-04-26 13:26:49
MERIAN, Matthaeus (1593-1650) and Martin ZEILER (1589-1661).
Frankfurt: Matthaeus Merian's heirs, 1688 (but c.1700). 2 parts in one volume. 4to., (13 2/8 x 8 4/8 inches). Additional engraved title-page, 50 EXCEPTIONALLY FINE engraved views, amps and plans of Italy, including two magnificent folding panoramas of Rome and Venice, 41 of which are double page and or folding and mounted on guards; and three double-page maps and views of Koenigreich Morea (one or two leaves with light scattered spotting, a few pale marginal stains). Contemporary sheep, the spine in seven compartments with six raised bands, brown morocco lettering-piece in one, the others decorated in gilt (one or two minor surface tears). Provenance: with the near contemporary ownership inscription of Julius Hoerle, "Pharmacoleac" on both title-pages. The second edition thus. An unusually clean and bright copy of this detailed account of Italy, depicting it as it was towards the end of nearly two hundred years of Spanish domination. By about 1550 almost all of Italy had been subjugated by the Habsburg ruler Charles V, who was both the Holy Roman emperor and king of Spain. When Charles abdicated in 1555-56, dividing the Habsburg territories between his brother Emperor Ferdinand I and his son Philip II of Spain, Italy was part of the latter's inheritance. Spain remained the dominant power in Italy until Austria replaced it after the War of the Spanish Succession (1701-14). In the 18th century some areas of Italy achieved independence. Savoy (the Kingdom of Sardinia after 1720) annexed Sardinia and portions of Lombardy. In 1735 the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies became an ind … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2010-04-25 08:49:07
La Bruyere, Jean de
Contemporary binding, 5 raised bands, panels decorated in gilt, some splitting gutter. "a l'Image Saint Paul" tp., 4-5 page numbers present, 104-105 page numbers present, page 123 "de venir au niveau d'un fat" . Leather. (1) tp 308pp (1 Privilege) In French. *
Bookseller: robinson street books [United States]
2010-04-24 16:58:17
Coronelli, Vincenzo (1650-1718)
Venice: Vincenzo Coronelli, 1688. AN ELABORATE MAP OF NEW MEXICO AND CALIFORNIA BY THE RENOWNED MAPMAKER,VINCENZO CORONELLI . Book.
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2010-04-15 16:59:00
[RENNEFORT, Urbain Souchu de] [c1630-1689]
Paris: Arnoul Seneuze and Daniel Hortemels, 1688., 1688. small 4to. pp. 8 p.l., 402, [2]privilege. 3 engraved headpieces. woodcut title vignette, ornaments & initials. modern vellum bds. (2 headpieces shaved, repaired tear in Hh2 – no loss). First Collected Edition. Rennefort was secretary of the Compagnie Française de L'Orient. In 1665 he was charged with provisioning and inspecting the colony of Fort-Dauphin, governed since 1663 by Chamargon. Rennefort arrived to find the colony in desolation and misery and vainly attempted to re-establish order and peace with the natives. His account was originally published in 1668 under the title Relation du Premier Voyage de la Compagnie des Indes Orientales en L'Île des Madagascar ou Dauphine. It has here been greatly expanded to include an account of a subsequent French voyage to Madagascar undertaken by Mondevergue, Governor-General and Admiral of ‘La France Orientale', with a description of the latter's visit to Brazil (Pernambuco and Olinda), and an account of a further voyage by de Faye from Madagascar to Ceylon, Goa, Calcutta and Surat. Together the accounts provide an important history of the first efforts of the French to establish themselves in Madagascar as a base for their East India operations, and contain interesting details regarding the religion, manners and customs of the native inhabitants of the country and the establishment and history of the Compagnie Française de L'Orient. Bell R226. Borba de Moraes p. 820. cfGay 3256. cfJCB p. 197.. 1st Edition. Hardcover.
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2010-04-14 17:11:16
Ciampini, Giovanni Giustino
Romae: Joannis Jacobi Komarek 4to. [8] ff., 120, 119, [1] pp.. 1688 [also bound in, the same author's] Parergon ad examen libri pontificalis,sive, epistola Pii II. ad Carolum VII. regem Franciae ab haereticis deprauata, & à Launoiana calumnia vindicata.... Romae: Joannis Jacobi Komarek, 1688. 4to. 39 pp. Giovanni Ciampini (1633?-98) studied law and was subsequently appointed "Magister" at the Apostolic Chancery, thus providing him with a secure job (i.e., sinecure) and allowing him to devote himself to scholarship, as for example, here in his studies of papal biographies and the letters from Pius II to Charles II of France. Both works are printed in roman type with large woodcut initials featuring cherubs and each has its title-page printed in black and red. The Examen is divided into two parts, each with its own collation and pagination, with the second part being "Sanctae romanae ecclesiae bibliothecariorum catalogus, iuxta chronologicum ordinem. . . ." Evidence of readership: In the first part of the Examen an early reader has underlined in sepia ink passages or phrases s/he found significant but added no marginalia. Contemporary vellum. Bookplate removed from front pastedown. Very good copies of both titles. Evidence of readership as above.
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2010-04-12 19:38:52
Dryden, John
London: 1688: Jacob Tonson. Printed: 1688. 1631-1700 Quarto, 12 3/4 x 7 1/25 inches. First edition. Modern quarter morocco gilt, a fine, tall and clean unpresssed copy with a few minor spots, few uncut lower edges, and complete with the Imprimatur leaf. This copy comes from the Brett-Smith Collection. Although we have handled a copy in 1969 and two more in 1976, this is the sole example we have seen since then and well may be one of the last and nicest to come on the market for the foreseeable future. The Prince mentioned on the title was James Edward Stuart known as "The Old Pretender" and whose father, James II, was deposed in the Glorious Revolution of 1688.
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2010-04-12 19:38:52
DRYDEN (John)
London: Tonson, 1688. Fo. in pairs: pp. ii, 14, 48 (blanks). Lacks licence leaf, rebnd (not recent), calf bkd marbled boards. upper spine extremity nicked with half sq cm loss. Verso of title bears the stamp: "Mvseum Britannicvm Duplicate for Sale 1769". Two editions, one in folio and one in quarto, were published by Tonson in 1688; a third, in quarto, was printed in Edinburgh in the same year.. First Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.
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2010-03-31 07:53:11
- 1 pièce autographe signée 1 In-4 oblong 04/11/1688 Sur vélin. Cachet de cinq sols de la généralité de Paris. petit trou Reçu écrit et signé par Pierre de Saint-Gilles «au nom et comme procureur des missions de la compagnie de Jesus en Amérique méridionale». Il confesse avoir reçu la somme de 800 livres «pour trois quartiers eschus le dernier septembre de la présente année à cause de pareille somme d'effective augmentation», ordonnée par les édits d'octobre 1683 et mars 1684. [Pierre de Saint-Gilles, mort en 1701, fut procureur des missions françaises en Amérique méridionale durant près de 40 ans ; il était aussi le cousin de Fouquet]. [Attributes: Signed Copy]
Bookseller: Traces Ecrites
2010-03-25 17:40:45
VARILLAS
Chez Henry Desbordes(), 1688. [PRIMERA EDICION].- A Amsterdam: Chez Henry Desbordes, dans le Kalver-Straat, prés le Dam., 1688.- 3 Tomos en un solo volumen (1 h., 216 p.; 1 h., 211 p.; 1 h., 240 p.); 8º menor (16 x 10 cm.); Los tres tomos en un solo volumen encuadernado en Plena Piel de la época, cortes pintados.- La encuadernación con roces y pequeñas faltas de piel en la lomera y en las esquinas de las tapas o planos, también tiene una pequeña señal de humedad en la esquina inferior interna de las primeras 75 pags. que tan solo toca levemente a las últimas 2 líneas de texto en su parte interna. Por lo demás el interior en perfecto estado.* HISTORIA DEL SIGLO DE ORO ESPAÑOL; Livre en français
Bookseller: Librería Miguel Miranda [ES]
2010-03-23 22:53:57
Halifax, George Savile, Marquis Of
Not Given, 1688. Book. Good+. Hardcover. Not Given. This pamphlet, 16 pages, collated in quarto has been put into hard navy boards with a leather spine label lettered in gilt. The above grade may be thought of as a compromise between the books newish covers, pastedowns and endsheets and the very aged, rough text. Previous owner has penciled Halifax's name, Wing # H291, and the date 1688 at top of sheet number 1, which consists of title and text only. No cover sheet or printing/data, date are present. There is a tiny penned note at the last sheets top. While all text is reasonably legible, the bottom edge of the pages are chipped gently up almost to the texts lower extremity. Margins at top and side average 3/4 inch. Age darkening and graying are present throughout, and the text is quite edgeworn as may seem obvious from the bottoms description. Book measures 9 x 7". The navy boards have a crisp, unbumped, newish appearance..
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2010-03-06 18:41:36
Wild, Robert
London: 1668, 1688. Printed: 1688. 1609-1679 octavo, 6 x 3.5 inches . First Complete edition, Fourth edition overall "The recantation of a penitent Proteus" and "The fair quarrel" with separate title-pages./ There are at least two editions of 1668. The present is mispaged and the first line of the imprint ends: Lon-./ Signatures: A-H8./ Title within single rule border; head-pieces./ Leaves A1 and H8 are blank. This is the 'Huth copy' , It is bound in full modern morocco; a very tidy copy. The title-poem first appeared separately in 1660; a smaller collection that this one (1668)appeared in 1661, and was reprinted in 1665. Wild, a Puritan divine, met with popularity of his poetry rather disturbed such non-literary friends as Richard Baxter. Included here are "The Norfolk and Wisbech Cock-Fight," "Upon Some Bottles of Sack and Claret," a satire on the political contortions of Nathaniel Lee, and a number of ballads and elegies. Not a particularly common book; the new edition of Wing does not locate copies in the British Library, Harvard, or Yale (though these have a variant, status undetermined, with 120 pp. of text, as opposed to 122 pp. here)
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2010-03-04 20:45:12
Camden, William (1551-1623)
London : Printed By M. Flesher For R. Bentley, 1688, Hardback, Fourth Edition. Full, contemporary tree calf, good. Hinges starting with generalized wear to the spine bands and board edges. Panels tooled and bordered in blind. Period binding - scans and additional bibliographic detail on request. ; 661 pages; The 4th ed / rev. And compared with the original, whereby many gross faults are amended, several periods before omitted are added in their due places, and the English phrase much altered... With a new alphabetical index. Physical desc. : 13 p. L. , 11-661, [40] p : front. (port. ) ; 30 cm. Subject: Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603. Great Britain - History - Elizabeth, 1558-1603. Translated from the Latin, probably by Robert Norton. 661 pages. Inventory No: 129119.
Bookseller: MW Books Ltd [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
2010-02-06 11:57:28
MARSOLLIER JACQUES. (1647-1724).
CHEZ DANIEL HORTEMELS, MARCHAND LIBRAIRE, 1688. IN-12 (9,5 X 15,5 X 2,5 CENTIMETRES ENVIRON) DE (20) + 408 PAGES ET (46) PAGES, RELIURE D'EPOQUE PLEIN VEAU BRUN, DOS A 5 NERFS ORNE DE CAISSONS A FLEURONS DORES, TITRE DORE SUR ETIQUETTE MAROQUIN HAVANE, TRANCHES MOUCHETEES ROUGES. EDITION ORIGINALE. PETITES TRACES D'USURE EXTERIEURE, SANS GRAVITE, SINON BON EXEMPLAIRE. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Librairie du Château de Capens [Capens, France]
2010-02-01 20:27:02
Bacquet, Jean; Ferriere, Claude de
1688. Bacquet, Jean [d.1597]. Ferriere, Claude de [1639-1715]. Les Oeuvres de Me Jean Bacquet, Avocat du Roy en la Chambre du Tresor, Augmente'es de Plusieurs Questions, Decisions et Arrests des Cours Souveraines de France, Par Maistre Claude de Ferriere, Avocat au Parlement de Paris. Paris: Chez Jean Cochart, 1688. [xvi], 1063 pp, Main texts printed in double columns. Folio (14-1/2" x 9"). Contemporary mottled calf, gilt spine with raised bands and lettering piece, speckled edges. Some rubbing to extremities, chipping to spine ends, corners bumped and somewhat worn, front board beginning to separate but secure, rear joint just starting at ends. Title page printed in red and black, handsome woodcut head and tail-pieces. Early signature to head of title page. Some offsetting, soiling and edgewear to preliminaries and rear endleaves, interior otherwise fresh. * Later edition. Bacquet, an important French jurist, was King's Advocate of the Treasury Chamber. As indicated by Les Oeuvres, he was a prolific author on a wide variety of topics. First published in 1597, the five volumes contain treatises on escheat, aliens, land tenure and judicial administration. There is also a compilation of law reports compiled by Claude de Ferriere, a law professor at Paris and prolific author. Bacquet's Oeuvres went through several issues and editions. The final was edited by his son, Claude-Joseph de Ferriere, and published in 1744. Identical in contents, format and collation, the 1688 edition was issued by several Parisian printers. KVK locates 5 copies from 1688 imprint, but none … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2010-01-25 21:36:13
Thorkilsson, Ari Fródi
Prentadar i Skalhollte, Hendrick Kruse, 1688. 4to. (2) + 14 + (8) s. 1800talls rødt helmaroquinbd. med permbordyrer i gull. Indre denteller i gull. Marmorert forsatspapir. (Simier R. du roi) Siste bl. treskåret. . . 1. utgave, utgitt av Thórdur Thórlaksson/ 19th. century red full morocco. Borders gilt. (Simier R. du roi). Last pp. in woodcut. First edition, published by Thórdur Thórlaksson.
Bookseller: Ruuds Antikvariat [NO]
2010-01-15 11:20:32
Keilway, Robert
The only Law French edition of "[t]he best-known of the early private" law reports, marking the transition from the Year Books in the late 15th and early 16th centuries and, in this instance, forming the basis in part for John Baker's modern edition. Modern 1/2 calf, definite browning, but a sound copy. Printed for Charles Harper, William Crooke [etc.], London, 1688.
Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc. [U.S.A.]
2009-11-05 02:54:36
George Mackenzie
Edinburgh: Printed by John Reid, for Thomas Brown [etc.], 1688. Modern blind-panelled calf, green morocco labels, gilt, light browning, the margins cut a bit close, else a very good copy The first revision, and the last undertaken by Mackenzie, of one of his most influential works--patterned after Justinian--and the first attempt (highly successful) to set forth the law of Scotland in lucid, comprehensible terms
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2009-09-11 15:58:47
Hadorph, Johan (utg.)
Såsom then i Forna Tijder giord, Och sedan af Swenske Konungar och Regenter, Kon. Magno Ladulås, Kon. Birger, Hertig Erik, Hertig Waldemar, och Kon: Magno Erikson, Stadgat, förbättrat och stadfäst är. Med Hans Kongl. Maj:ts Bekostnadt. Stockholm: Hendrick Keyser, u.å. (1688). Folio. (12),86,(14) s. Modernt blått pappband. Sidan 17-39 med fläckar i övre marginalen. 31,5 x 21 cm.*Rudbeck 34.[#\43614] [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Antiquaria Bok & Bildantikvariat AB [Göteborg, Sweden]
2009-07-29 20:59:11
[BROWN Thomas] 1663-1704
VG, 1st ed, 2 titles bound as 1, 1688 & 1690.In modern half calf, red marbled boards, to style. Spine, raised bands, gilt titles to red calf label. Internally, new endpapers, [12], 1-32 pp. [16], 1-60 pp.(ESTC R13424. & 13524. Addison 42).The Reasons of Mr Bays changing his religion. Considered in a dialogue between, Crites, Eugenius, and Mr. Bays, 1688. And The Late Convert exposed: or the reasons of Mr Bays's changing his religion. Considered in a Dialogue. Part the Second. With reflections on the Life of St Xavier. Don Sebastian King of Portugal. Also The Fable of the Bat and the Birds. Liscenced January 8, 1689. Printed in London for Thomas Bennet, 1690. Published anonymously by Brown it was a satire on John Dryden. In 1688 he published the first of the satires which brought him notice: Reason of Mr Bayes Changing his Religion, a fierce though entertaining and witty anti-Dryden pamphlet. He returned to attack Dryden, under the pseudonym Dudley Tomkinson, in subsequently published parts to this work, and on many other occasions. His satire was typically directed at a handful of targets, whom he attacked repeatedly, often in epigrams. After Dryden: Traitor to God, and rebel to the pen, Priest-ridden poet, perjur'd son of Ben ('To Mr Dryden on his Conversion') the most frequent was Sir Richard Blackmore: Thine is the only muse in British ground Whose satire tickles and whose praises wound. ('To Sir R-d B-e') He took great delight in regularly baiting Blackmore, author of the epic Prince Arthur, with squibs such as 'On Seeing a Man Light a Pipe of Tobacco in a Coffee-H … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Madoc Books [United Kingdom]
2009-07-01 06:10:43
de Wit
Amsterdam 1688 - The map depicts the greater area of Brussels, Bergen, Valenchiene, Lille als Ryssel, and Bruggh., Size : 460x565 (mm), 18.125x22.25 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring Some discolouration of the green otherwise in very good condition.
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2009-07-01 06:10:43
de Wit
Amsterdam, 1688. The map depicts the greater areas of Brugge and Ghent., Size : 395x495 (mm), 15.5x19.5 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring Some discolouration of the green otherwise in very good condition.
Bookseller: Alexandre Antique Prints, Maps & Books [Toronto, ON, Canada]
2009-06-14 17:04:11
Alencé, Joachim de
Mainz, Bourgeat 1688. 18 cm. (8), 51, (1 weiß) Seiten mit 35 Kupfertafeln. Festeinband, Pappband des 18. Jahrhunderts mit Titelschild auf Deckel - Bircher B 14220/21 - Wellcome II, 28 (vgl.) - Neu, Wisconsin 73 (frz. A. 1688) - VD17 39:120069Y - Erste deutsche Ausgabe [Traittez des barométres, thermométres et notiométres, ou hygrométres] des frühen physikalischen Werkes des französischen Astronomen und Physikers Joachim d'Alencé (auch Dalencé). Der Verfasser schreibt die Erfindung des Thermometers dem Holländer Cornelius Drebbel zu (S. 19). "Weit bemerkenswerter als durch diese irrige Angabe ist aber das genannte Büchelchen dadurch, daß sich darin zu allererst das wahre Prinzip zur Entwerfung einer richtigen Thermometerskale aufgestellt findet, das Prinzip nämlich, das Thermometer nach einander in zwei von Natur konstante Temperaturen zu versetzen und den Zwischenraum ... in gleiche Teile zu teilen" (Poggendorff, Gesch. der Physik S. 516 zur Ausgabe Amsterdam 1688). Die Kupfer veranschaulichen Prinzipien und Wirkungsweise der Meßgeräte und zeigen verschiedene Bauweisen und die Aufstellung in Wohnräumen, an Gebäudeteilen, im Freien, etc. Geringfügig berieben, papierbedingt etwas gebräunt. -
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2009-05-09 20:06:44
PASCAL, Blaise
London: Jacob Tonson, 1688. First Edition. calf. Near Fine, complete copy of this classic. The First Edition in English of Pascal's classic Les Pensees (1665). Octavo bound in early calf neatly rebacked at a later date in a slightly lighter shade of leather. Complete with front and rear blanks: [42], 375, [1] pages. The French mathematician and theologian, who invented the first digital calculator, wrestled with the inability of reason to understand God. His work with Fermat on the nature of probability presaged the development of modern decision theory, on the basis of which he argued that belief in God, although not rational, is a good bet: "Le coeur a ses raisons que le raison ne connait point" (The heart has its reasons that reason does not know at all.). Pascal died painfully at the age of 39 from what was likely cancer.
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2009-04-12 18:02:03
Rotth, Albrecht Christian
Leipzig, Lanckisch 1688. 17 cm. 3 Teile. in 1 Band; (48 Seiten einschl. Frontispiz), (78) S.; (16), 604; (16), 413 (irrig 415), (1) Seiten mit gestochenem Frontispiz-Porträt von J. C. Böcklin nach P. Haller. Pergament-Band der Zeit mit handschriftlichem Rückentitel - Faber du Faur 1724 - Goed. III, 24, 36 - Neumeister / Heiduk 458 - VD17 3:609229B - Seltene erste Ausgabe dieser barocken Anthologie. Viele erklärende Beispiele sind seinen eigenen Gedichten entnommen. "Neumeister valued Rotth's book highly and regarded it as the best next to Weise's "Curieüse Gedancken". So many examples are quoted that the work is almost an anthology" (Faber du Faur). Jeder Teil mit eigenem Zwischentitel: 1: Vorbereitung Zur Deutschen Poesie, In welcher, Was bey unterschiedlichen berühmten Leuthen weitläufftig enthalten ist, kürtzlich zusammen gezogen dargestellet wird ...; 2: Kunstmäßige und deutliche Anleitung zu Allerhand Materien, welche sowohl sonst in der Rede-Kunst, als insonderheit in der Poesie nützlich zu gebrauchen seyn wird ...; 3: Kürtzliche, Doch deutliche und richtige Einleitung zu den Eigentlich so benahmten Poetischen Gedichten, i.e. Zu den Feld- und Hirten-Gedichten, zu den Satyren, zu den Comödien und Tragödien, wie auch zu den Helden- und Liebes-Gedichten, Dabey Theils deren Ursprung, theils ihr Wachsthum und Beschaffenheit ... vorgestellet wird. Sehr gut erhaltenes Exemplar, Teil 3 Seiten 301 und 303 in der Paginierung übersprungen; Frontispiz verso Besitzvermerk "P. S. Aichelmeyer Anno 1695"; auf dem Vorsatz Besitzeintrag "Otto von Leixner 1879" (1847 - 1907, Lit … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2009-03-20 14:55:45
Molloy, Charles
London: Bellinger and John Walthoe, 1688. In Three Books, printed for John Bellinger and John Walthoe. "It was not until 1676 that a man, who had some claims to be called an English lawyer, wrote upon [maritime law]. Charles Molloy who was both a civilian and a member of Lincoln's Inn and Gray's Inn, in the second book of his very successful treatise, De Jure Maritimo et Navali, gives us some account of these branches of the law" (Holdsworth). It deals with international as well as maritime and commercial law. Chapters III and IV discuss Privateers and Piracy. Holdsworth, Sources and Literature of English Law 210. Sweet & Maxwell, A Legal Bibliography of the British Commonwealth 1:511 (64). Original full calf with raised bands, front cover,ffep and p. 1 of double page plate loose, other half attached. This plate is bright and complete. Text is complete and clean, slight wave to pages. Small ink original owner's signature and date on title page.. Fourth Edition.
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2009-03-14 21:14:16
Dapper, Olfert
Johann Hofmann, Nurenberg 1688 - 4to. [1] 200 [4] + 400 [8] pp. Bound in leather with gold lettering on spine. Raised bands on spine. Illustrated with 38 (complete in 39) copper - engraved plates and maps. Double-paged 21, (of which 2 were are hand-colored.) Frontispiece and 8 full page plates, (of which one has extra folds.) Seven double-page copper - engraved maps, (3 of which have extra folds) In addition there are 34 in page text engravings, (4 of which are crudely hand-colored.) This is a copy of the German translation by Jacob von Meursen, who engraved the copperplates, which were compiled and modified from earlier printed works. Text in double column. The many illustrations are truly gorgeous, depicting: landscapes, architecture, desert scenes, religious and historical events and much more, making this a famous and well known work. Olfert Dapper (1635 - 1689) was a Dutch physician, writer and expert on Africa. He was born in Amsterdam around 1635. In May 1658, he enrolled at Utrecht University and two years later was signing himself "doctor medicinæ," although there is no evidence that he ever received any medical training. In 1663, he published a historical description of Amsterdam. In 1665 he published a Dutch translation of the works of Herodotus. With the increased interest in exploration and foreign cultures, a flourishing trade in travel books developed in Holland in the mid 17th Century. Following this trend, Dapper was just over thirty when he embarked on the geographic and ethnographic research that was to occupy him for the rest of his life. He threw himsel … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2009-03-12 06:33:21
Huber, Ulrich
1688. Elegant Essays on Roman Law by Noted Dutch Jurist Huber, Ulrich [1636-1694]. Digressiones Justinianeae: In Partes Duas, Quarum Altera Nova, Distinctae: Quibus Varia & Imprimis Humaniora Juris Continentur: Insertus Est De Jure in Re & Ad Rem Quod Dicitur Tractatus: & Adjecta De Ratione Discendi Atque Docendi Juris Diatribe, Per Modum Dialogi: Cum Indice Rerum & Verborum. Franeker: Apud Johannem Gyselaar, Henricum Amama, & Zachariam Taedama, 1688. [xxx], 632 [i.e. 528], [4], 63, [17] pp. Each section preceded by divisional title page. Quarto (7-3/4" x 6"). Contemporary vellum, early hand-lettered title to spine. Light soiling, spine somewhat darkened, corners and spine ends bumped, vellum just beginning to crack through pastedowns, text block just beginning to detach, but still quite secure, a few gatherings slightly loose. Title page printed in red and black. Large woodcut printer device to title page, woodcut head-pieces, tail-pieces and decorated initials. Ex-library. Bookplate to front pastedown, small stamps and markings to endleaves and verso of title page. A solid copy. $500. * Third edition, and the final authorial edition. With indexes. Huber was a well-known Dutch jurist and professor at the Universities of Franeker, Utrecht and Leyden. He was also a judge in Friesland and the author of numerous legal works on Roman and Roman-Dutch law. He was as important in his day as Grotius, and his work remains influential in South Africa. First published in 1664, Digressiones Justinianeae went through eight editions, the final in 1721. More an essay collection than a tre … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2009-02-24 10:10:24
de Witt
Amsterdam, 1688. The map depicts the greater area of Tournay, Lille and Douay., Size : 405x500 (mm), 15.875x19.625 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring Some discolouration of the green otherwise in very good condition.
Bookseller: Alexandre Antique Prints, Maps & Books [Toronto, ON, Canada]
2009-02-23 02:11:09
N. Visscher
1688. Large decorative cartouche in the upper right. The map depicts the greater area of Amsterdam, Haerlen, Leyden, and Gravenhage., Size : 470x570 (mm), 18.5x22.375 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring
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2009-01-20 17:29:12
CAVE Guilielmo (William 1637-1713)
Londini: Richardi Chiswell, 1688 A Christo nato usque ad Saeculum XIV. Facili Methodo digesta. Qua De Vita illorum ac Rebus gestis, de Secta, Dogmatibus, Elogi, Stylo, de Scriptis genuinis, dubiis, supposititiis. ineditis, desperditis, fragmentis, deque variis Operum Editionibus perspicue agitur. Accedunit Scriptores Gentiles..... In full brown contemporary leather, a little scratched, worn and bumped at edges & corners. Spine has raised bands, title in Latin in gilt on red leather label, worn edges bumped, crack to joint. Internally there is a bookplate of J Egerton and a tiny note in ink of the book price to the front paste-down, newer endpapers, half title, title page in red and black ink within double black borders, a little browning, the text block is clean and tight, [20], (xxxvi), 759 pp, [5], 212 pp, [24]. The Appendix by Henrico Wharton (1664-1695), dated 1689, text, appendix & then 2 indexes. A nice, clean and tight copy. Vol 1 only of 2 volumes. Volume 2 was issued in 1698 and bears the title Scriptorum Ecclesiasticorum Historia Literaria Pars Altera.. Cave, Church of England clergyman and patristic scholar, and his crowning achievement: the Scriptorum ecclesiasticorum historia literaria (a literary history of the writers of the church; 1688, rev. 1698). Written in Latin for a wider European audience, this work carefully catalog's the writers of the church from the birth of Christ to the rise of Luther in 1517 - see ODNB for a full bio. (ESTC R10686)
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2008-12-06 21:44:56
PUFENDORF, Samuel.
maj.ts allernådigste privilegio uppå Thomas Andersson Bergmanns bekåstnad. Stockholm, Johann Georg Eberdt, 1688. 8:o. (16),+ 934,+ (26),+ 48 s. Genomgående brun- och lagerfläckig, titelbladet och s. 402 med gammal papperslagning. Stänkfläckar sid. 582-585, ställvis med fuktrand i yttermarginal och reva sid. 755-756. Nött senare hfrbd, blindpräglad rygg med sprucken grön titeletikett, gröna snitt. Liten skada upptill på ryggen. von Otters biblioteksstämpel, daterad 1833. Collijn sp. 750. Warmholtz 2522 not. Den sista pagineringsföljden är bihanget med eget titelblad: "Till-ökning på innledningen till swänska historien, /.../ og uppå Thomas Bergmanns (hos hwilken hon finnes till kiöps) bekåstnad i Ståkkholm". Den första svenska översättningen av Pufendorfs "Continuirte Einleitung zu der Historie ... ", som utkom 1686. En ny och utökad svensk översättning utgavs av far och son Wilde 1738-43. Det tyska originalet av bihanget mot Varillas, "Anhang der continuirten einleitung ...", utkom 1688. Psalmdiktaren från Linköping, Petrus Brask (ca. 1650-1691) översatte även Pufendorfs allmänna historia, "Einleitung ...", till svenska
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2008-12-06 21:44:56
PUFENDORF, SAMUEL von.
Johann Friedrich Gleditsch, Frankfurt am Main & Leipzig 1688. Folio. (12)+646+758+(2)+(38) pages. Engraved title (with portrait of queen Christina) + engraved portrait of Pufendorf. Contemporary full calf with richly gilt spine. Binding somewhat worn, but fully intact. One corner and upper spine end bumped and defective. Royal monogram in gold (CM under a British? crown) and as an ink stamp on title page. The book block is firm and clean. Bookplate (J. Christian Bay) on pastedown.. Warmholz 4384. The original version in Latin came in Utrecht 1686. Pufendorf, who became official Swedish historiograph, describes the succesful Swedish intervention in the Thirty Years War, lead by the energetic and talented warlord Gustavus Adolphus. The account ends in 1654, the year of queen Christina´s abdication. The work is "ouverture" to Pufendorf´s famous account on the wars of Christina´s successor on the Swedish throne, Carl X Gustav, during his short but turbulent reign (1654-60), that came in Latin, French and German in 1696
Bookseller: Vangsgaards Antikvariat
2008-12-05 21:11:24
DAPPER, Olfert.
Amsterdam, Wolfgangh, Waesbergen, Boom, Someren en, 1688. Two parts in one volume, (6), 168, (12), 170 p., frontispiece, 4 folding maps, 13 plates (7 double page) , and 29 vignettes in the text (views or maps of islands or cities, coins etc..), sm. folio (33 x 22 cm), Tittle printed in red and black. (pagination confused, but complete copy), contemporary blindstamped vellum (very slightly soiled), back on 6 raised bands, with red giltlettered title-shield, sprinkled edges. Modern amorial bookplate. Original edition, of a very good copy. Ref.: Graesse II, p. 335. KEYWORDS:greece
Bookseller: Krul Antiquarian Books [Hoofddorp, Netherlands]
2008-12-04 10:38:34
Dryselius, Erland.
Anwijsande lika som uti en Spegel Det Mahometiske wansklige Regementet, fördelter uti Fyra Qwarter eller Böcker. 1. Boken om Turckarnes Härkomst, Förföraren Mahometh, dess falska Religion och Endalycht samt dess effterfölliande Regenter av Saracener, Tattare och Turckar. 2. Boken om Turckarnes Regenter och Bedriffter ifrån Sultan Ottoman til den Turckiske Kejsaren Mahometh IV. 3. Boken om Mahometh IV och hwad passeradt är til Åhr 1688. 4. Boken om Turckarnes allmesia Lefwerne, Rättegångs Processer, Handel och Wandel, Scholer, Kyrckiorne, oc sidst om de Fångne Christnas Tilstånd och Träldom: af åtskillige Trowärdige HistorieSkrifware, uppå wårdt Swenske Tungomål sammanfattade och med Kongl. May:ts Allernådigste Privilegio utgången. Jönkiöping, Tryckt aff Petter Hultman, Åhr 1694. 8:o. (16),352,352-424,424-515,(3) s. + 12 helsidesträsnitt i texten. Senare (C:a 1950) marmorerat pappersband, rygg med svart titeletikett. Liten ytskada på titelblad med förlust av del av bokstav samt några små bläckstänk. Sidan 14-25 med brunfläckar. Sidan 141-144 med brandskada i övre marginalen med förlust av några bokstäver sidan 142. Sidan 335/336 med pappersförlust nedre yttre hörn, rör precis vid sista kustoden, papper ersatt. Sidan 341/342 med litet brännhål med förlust av ett par bokstäver. Enstaka fläckar förekommer. Några äldre bläckanteckningar. Ett äldre försättsblad med namnteckningar uppfodrat och medbundet. 16,5 x 9,5 cm
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