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        Neu auffgefuehrter Schau-Platz gestuertzter Monarchen / wie auch anderer gecroenter Haeupter und Helden: Worinnen Die merckwuerdigste Crempel und Stuertzungen der vornehmsten Welt-Monarchen / Kaiser / Koenige / Fuersten und anderer Helden / welche so wohl durch ihre eigene Schuld und Staats-Fehler / als durch anderer gewaltsamer Verfolgung / oder arglistige Nachstellungen / von ihren Regenten-Throne herunter gestuertzt / theils grausam und jaemmerlich hingerichtet / und sampt ihren ganzen Geschlecht ausgerottet / oder von Land und Leuten verjaget worden seyn (Nebst vielen cuioesen Staats-Streichen und andern notablen Begebenheiten illustriret und vorgestellet werden

      In Verlegung Friedrich Lankischen Erben, 1693. Auflage aus dem Buch nicht ersichtlich 640 Seiten Broschiert Das Buch befindet sich auf Grund der einfachen Bindung, des Alters in einem akzeptablen Zustand - jedoch scheint es vollständig zu sein und die auch wenn es im Buchblockk etwas auseinander bricht, nocht ganz gut gebunden. Aus meiner Sicht in einem altersentsprechend guten Zustand, mit diversen Schäden. Der Papiereinband fehtl, ein Teil liegt lose im Buch. Die Seiten und Ecken der Seiten sind sichtbar berieben, leicht geknittert. Seiten auf Grund des hohen Alters gebräunt, ergraut, verfärbt - aber sauber. Keine Schmierereien, keine Verschmutzung. Auch wenn im Titel was von \"illustriret\" steht, konnte ich im Buch keine Illustrationen finden. Es scheint aber keine Seite zu fehlen, Seiten sind durchnummeriert. Am unteren Ende der letzten Seite steht \"Ende\", aus diesem Grund nehme ich an, dass Buch vollständig ist - bis auf den Schutzumschlag. Ich konnte das Buch trotz ewig langer Recherche im Internet nicht finden, darum der Preis. Preisvorschlag erwünscht. Rik1628100Wi Versand D: 5,00 EUR

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Bookstore-Online]
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        Neujahrsblatt der Gesellschaft ab dem Musiksaal: 40 Nummern aus den Jahren 1693 - 1789 (1693: «Einer Kunst- und Tugendliebenden Jugend in Zürich / ab dem Music-Sal daselbst / an dem Neuen Jahrstag des 1693 Jahrs verehrt» - 1789: «Neujahrsgeschenk ab dem Musiksaal an die Zürcherische Jugend. Aufs Jahr 1789»). (40 Hefte).

      Zürich, o. Vlg., - 1789 1693 - Meist Gr.8°, ab 1780 Quer-Gr.8°, jeweils 1 gestochene Taf. auf dem ersten Bl. (in 1719 doppelblattgross im Innern), Lose, tlw. geleimte gefalzte Bögen, Tlw. stockfl. oder staubrandig, tlw. etw. randrissig u. -knittrig; allg. gutes Ex. Rohr, S. 83 f. Vorhanden sind die Blätter auf folgende Jahre: 1693-1695, 1707, 1709-1711, 1714, 1716, 1717, 1719, 1720, 1724-1727, 1729, 1736, 1742, 1745, 1748, 1752, 1756, 1760, 1762-1766, 1768, 1769, 1771, 1772, 1776, 1780 (Schweizerbund), 1781 Die durch Blut erworbene Schweizerfreyheit, 1783 (Die Zürcherinnen), 1786-1789 (Zürchersee; Der Sihlwald; Der Limathspitz; Der Rheinfall; ). - Enthält u. a. die Kupfer: Schloss Grüningen, Interieur der Musikgesellschaft, Rheinfall; Zürich von Hottingen aus; Grossmünster, Nachtbild mit einschlagendem Blitz; Vedute der Stadt von der Waid aus; Der Sihlwald; Platzspitz und Niederdorf; Der Rheinfall 2200 gr. Schlagworte: Helvetica - ZürichGeschichte - allgemeinZeitschriftenMusik - allgemein

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        Vida admirable y prodigiosas virtudes del venerable y apostolico padre Francisco del Castillo de la Compañia de Jesus, natural de Lima, ciudad de Los Reyes en la provincia del Perù.

      Madrid: Antonio Roman 4to. [16] ff., 666 pp., [1] f. (without the portrait).. 1693 Jesuit priest Francisco del Castillo (1615–73) was born in Lima and educated in the Jesuit Colegio Real de San Martín. He entered the Society of Jesus as a novice on the last day of 1631 and took his final vows in early 1650. Even before that, he had begun evangelic work among the black population and notably, as did the Testerian method used in Mexico among the Indian population, he => used drawings in support of his oral delivery. Castillo studied the Chiriguano language (of the Guarani family) in expectation of being a missionary among them, but was sent to Chile as a personal chaplain to the nephew of the Viceroy instead; and upon returning to Lima a few years later he learned that the mission to the Chiriguanos had been abandoned. Then, redoubling his work among the blacks, he learned "Angolan" (i.e., probably Bantu) in order to serve his flock, and he is said to have composed doctrinal works in that language which he left in manuscript. His work among the blacks was especially directed to those ("los desamparados") who had been abandoned, often to helpless homelessness, by their owners. Among other benefactions and with the support of the viceroy, the Conde de Lemos, he constructed a church for them, La Iglesia de los Desamparados; the biography devotes pp. 270 to 278 to describing it and pp. 294 to 312 to describing its statuary. => These pages (and the sheer number of them!) suggest the richness that serious sponsors could set forth even for the humblest in late-17th-century Peru. => The present biography is by a fellow Jesuit who knew Castillo. NUC, WorldCat, COPAC, CCPBE, and the OPAC of the Spanish National Library show two U.S. library copies, plus one in Scotland, one in Mexico, six in Spain, and one in Chile. Provenance: On title-page, old inked ownership inscription of a Jesuit colegio. Contemporary limp vellum with remnants of button and loop ties, lacking the portrait. Front free endpaper with faint old pencilled notes, rear pastedown missing exposing lining, all edges red. A few short marginal tears or paper flaws, and one lower corner lost touching text (taking a bit of print but not sense); in all, a very good, clean, untattered copy.

      [Bookseller: Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co]
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        4 Ansichten von Kapstadt auf 1 Blatt.

      - Kupferstich v. Simon de La Loubere aus A New Historical Relation of the Kingdom of Siam. . b. F. L. in London für Thomas Horne, Francis Saunders & Thomas Bennet, 1693, 26,5 x 14,2 Zeigt 4 Ansichten auf 1 Blatt: Die obere Ansicht zeigt einen Prospekt des Kaps der Guten Hoffnung; darunter Prospekt der Berge von der See aus gesehen; darunter Ansicht der niederländischen Fabrik am Kap der Guten Hoffnung; darunter Darstellung von Eingeborenen. - Sehr seltene Vedute von Kapstadt. (hochauflösende Bilder auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - high resolution pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Konvent von Talaoins ('A Convent of Talapoins - A Talapat leafe or ye Umbrella of ye Talapoins').

      - Kupferstich v. Simon de La Loubere aus A New Historical Relation of the Kingdom of Siam. . b. F. L. in London für Thomas Horne, Francis Saunders & Thomas Bennet, 1693, 26 x 14,1 Zeigt 5 Ansichten auf 1 Blatt: Die untere Ansicht zeigt den Konvent von Talapoins; die obere Ansicht zeigt 'A Siamese Song'; die anderen 3 Ansichten zeigen u.a. Musikinstrumente, Statuen etc. - (hochauflösende Bilder auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - high resolution pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Allegationes juris, in quibus quamplurimae quaestiones summè necessariae, in Supremae Hispaniarum Curiae Tribunalibus desceptae, ad praxim usumque forensem spectantes enucleantur.

      Lugduni: Sumptibus Petri Borde, Joannis Arnaud, Petri Arnaud Folio extra (35 cm; 13.75"). [6] ff., 398 pp., [38] ff.. 1693 Third edition (earlier ones in 1664 and 1676) of this Spanish jurist's work on Concilia and Roman law as practiced in the Spanish supreme courts. The title-page is printed in black and red and has a large printer's device. The text is printed in double-column format. Later limp vellum, a bit too small for the text block, reusing an 18th-century religious (probably antiphonal) leaf; unidentified marca de fuego on top edges. Usual age-toning and foxing; otherwise clean and good.

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        A New Historical Relation of the Kingdom of Siam Envoy Extraordinary from the French King. To the King of Siam, in the Years 1687 and 1688. Wherein a Full and Curious Account is Given of the Chinese Way of Arithmatick and Mathematick Learning.

      London: printed by F.L. for Tho. Horne, Francis Saunders, and Tho. Bennet, 1693 - London: printed by F.L. for Tho. Horne, Francis Saunders, and Tho. Bennet, 1693. First Edition. 4to Ð 31.4 cm. 260 pages, with three full-page maps and eight full-page copper engravings. Title page printed in red and black. A very handsome recent binding with sepia cloth and _ brown calf, spine with five raised bands and chocolate morocco label and bright gilt title. Two volumes (tomes) bound in one. Translated from the original French into English by A.P. Gen. R. S.S. A most handsome and complete copy of this Rare publication. Simon De La Loubere was envoy extraordinary from the King of France to the court of the King of Siam in 1687 to 1688. The detailed text describes the Siamese alphabet, chess, smoking, astronomy, magical squares, etc besides providing a 3-page description of the Cape of Good Hope and its inhabitants Ð including two engraved views of Table Mountain, a plan for a Dutch factory at the Cape, and a Hottentot family. Cordier 723; Satow 58; Wing L-201. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Epistola exhortatoria en orden a que los predicadores evangelicos no priven de la doctrina à las almas en los sermones de fiestas.

      Puebla: Imprenta de Diego Fernandez de Leon 4to (20 cm; 8"). [3] ff., 106 pp.. 1693 [also bound in] Relacion verdadera de todo lo sucedido en el sitio de la Plaza de Mons en los estados de Flandes. En Madrid y por su original en Cadiz, 1691. [2] ff. First printed in the author's Despertador Christiano eucharistico (Madrid, 1690), the Epistola, here reprinted under the license of the bishop of Puebla, is the extracted matter on preaching on feast days. It gives practical advice on composing such sermons, including reasoning to employ against those who would object to things suggested by Barcia — who was an "in demand" preacher, and indeed, preacher to the King — and much other down-to-earth matter for pulpiteers. Certainly the work is not one of the handsomest examples of printing in Puebla, but the title-page is a prime example of the style of the 1690s. It has an ornamental border, both roman and italic type in multiple point sizes, printer's ornaments, and "too much information." There are bibliographical references on pp. 110–15. A special aspect of this copy is found in the binding. The front pastedown and the rear free endpaper and rear pastedown are leaves from the Cadiz, 1691 printing of the two-leaf newsletter Relacion verdadera de todo lo sucedido en el sitio de la Plaza de Mons en los estados de Flandes. By reading the rear free endpaper and the rear pastedown then the front pastedown, one can => read the entire text of this rarity, including the information about the loss via shipwreck off Santo Domingo of a fleet headed to Holland in support of the Spanish forces. => We fail to trace any other copy of this newsletter. Provenance: Near contemporary gift inscription on front cover, "Al Padre Francisco Davila, de la Compania de Jesus. Contemporary limp vellum retaining the ties. One small, pin-type wormhole in all but three leaves, beginning at rear and extending to front. A very good copy.

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        LES AVANTURES DE JACQUES SADEUR DANS LA DECOUVERTE ET LE VOYAGE DE LA TERRE AUSTRALE

      Paris, Claude Barbin, au Palais, 1693. Avec Privilege du Roy.. Contenant, les Coutumes, les Moeurs des Australiens, leur Religion, leurs Exercices, leur Etudes, leurs Guerres, les Animaux particuliers a ce Pays & toutes les Raretez curieuses qui s'y trouvent. Early edition, small 12mo, approximately 140 x 75 mm, 5½ x 3 inches, pages: [12], 1-177, [1], title printed in red and black with small vignette, contemporary full calf, gilt lettered label and gilt decoration to spine, edges speckled red. Binding rubbed and scuffed, hinges beginning to crack but covers still attached, top corners slightly worn, slight loss of leather to head and tail of spine, small repair to top corner of upper cover, tiny private library stamp to blank side of title page and to lower margin of page 51, pale age -browning to pastedowns and endpapers, otherwise a very good clean copy. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Neujahrsblatt der Gesellschaft ab dem Musiksaal: 40 Nummern aus den Jahren 1693 - 1789 (1693: «Einer Kunst- und Tugendliebenden Jugend in Zürich / ab dem Music-Sal daselbst / an dem Neuen Jahrstag des 1693 Jahrs verehrt» - 1789: «Neujahrsgeschenk ab dem Musiksaal an die Zürcherische Jugend. Aufs Jahr 1789»). (40 Hefte).

      Zürich, o. Vlg., 1693 - 1789 Meist Gr.8°, ab 1780 Quer-Gr.8°, jeweils 1 gestochene Taf. auf dem ersten Bl. (in 1719 doppelblattgross im Innern), Lose, tlw. geleimte gefalzte Bögen, Tlw. stockfl. oder staubrandig, tlw. etw. randrissig u. -knittrig; allg. gutes Ex. Rohr. S. 83 f. Vorhanden sind die Blätter auf folgende Jahre: 1693-1695. 1707. 1709-1711. 1714. 1716. 1717. 1719. 1720. 1724-1727. 1729. 1736. 1742. 1745. 1748. 1752. 1756. 1760. 1762-1766. 1768. 1769. 1771. 1772. 1776. 1780 (Schweizerbund). 1781 Die durch Blut erworbene Schweizerfreyheit. 1783 (Die Zürcherinnen). 1786-1789 (Zürchersee; Der Sihlwald; Der Limathspitz; Der Rheinfall; ). - Enthält u. a. die Kupfer: Schloss Grüningen. Interieur der Musikgesellschaft. Rheinfall; Zürich von Hottingen aus; Grossmünster. Nachtbild mit einschlagendem Blitz; Vedute der Stadt von der Waid aus; Der Sihlwald; Platzspitz und Niederdorf; Der Rheinfall Versand D: 20,00 EUR Helvetica - Zürich Geschichte - allgemein Zeitschriften Musik - allgemein

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        Le Royaume D’Angleterre, distingué en ses Provinces. Par le Sr. Sanson. Geographe du Roy. Presenté A Monseigneur Le Dauphin . A Paris Chez H.Iaillot 1693.

      H. Jaillot, Paris 1693 - Copper-engraving handcolored in outline, when published. Minor offsetting of the old outline colors to the paper. Printed around 1693 by Hubert Jaillot in Paris, printed from two plates and published in his great atlas the ‘Atlas Noveau .’. In very good condition.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Reinhold Berg eK]
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        Traite des maladies des femmes grosses, et de celles qui sont nouvellement accouchées. Enseignant la bonne & veritable methode pour bien aider les Femmes en leurs accouchemens naturels . Nouvelle edition. - Angebunden: La pratique des accouchemens sovtenue d'un grand nombre d'observations composée par Paul Portal, Maitre Chirurgien Juré. - Angebunden: Dissertation sur la generation des Animaux.

      chez Jacques Dentant, A Geneve (Genf), 1693 - 3 Teile in einem Band. A Geneve (Genf), chez Jacques Dentant 1693. Gross-8° (ca. 22 x 17 cm). 20, 460 (statt 440 Seiten = Paginierungsfehler), 20 S. mit gestochenem Frontispiz mit Porträt (Titelblatt zur Ausgabe 1682), 14 Kupferstichtafeln (die erste ein Fehldruck, teils weiss, ausserdem fehlt in der Zählung Tafel 5) u. 17 Textillustrationen; 4, 204 Seiten mit 1 gestochenen Tafel (Portal); 34 Seiten "Dissertation sur la generation des Animaux" und 1 gestochene Tafel mit Abbildungen von Instrumenten aus der Gynäkologie und Chirurgie. Neuer Halblederband mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel. Blätter teils braunfleckig, Ränder zum Teil abgegriffen u. etwas angeschmutzt. Mehrere Ecken eselsohrig, einige Ränder mit Wurmgängen (kein Textverlust). Hirsch-Hübotter IV. 124 (Mauriceau) und IV.657 für Portal: La pratique de accouchements soutenue d'un grand nombre d'observations - SW: Geburtshilfe, Gynäkologie, Frauenheilkunde Blätter teils braunfleckig, Ränder zum Teil abgegriffen u. etwas angeschmutzt. Mehrere Ecken eselsohrig, einige Ränder mit Wurmgängen (kein Textverlust). Neuer Halblederband mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Le Canada Ou Partie De La Nouvelle France Dans l’ Amerique Septentrionale, Contenant la Terre de Labrador, la Nouvelle France, les Isles de Terre Neuve, de Nostre Dame, etc. a’ l’ Usage de Monseigneur Le Duc De Bourgogne. Par son tres humble . Hubert Jaillot.

      Hubert Jaillot., Paris 1693 - Copper-engraving handcolored in outline, when published. Printed around 1693 by Hubert Jaillot in Paris, published in his great atlas the ‘Atlas Noveau .’. In excellent condition. Minor offsetting of the old outline colors to the paper.

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        Carte Nouvelle du Duché de Mantoue Leyée par ordre Exprés. á L Usage des Armées en Italie; ou sont Exactement Marqués les Grands Chemins, les Routes des Imperiaux &c. Par le Sr. Sanson. Geograp. du Roy á Amsterdam Chez P. Mortier Avec Privil.

      Pierre Mortier 1693-1700, Amsterdam - Copper engraving, uncolored as published. A strong impression in excellent condition.

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        Switserland map - Jaillot.

      La Suisse Divisée en ses Treze Cantons, ses Alliez & ses SujetsKopergravure gedrukt op twee gemonteerde bladen, uitgegeven in 1693 door Hubert Jaillot naar het werk van Nicolas Sanson. In de tijd met de hand gekleurd. Afm. (prent) 54 x 75 cm. De kaart is omlijst met stadswapens, de schaal van de kaart wordt in een legenda volgens verschillende maatstaven weergegeven. Na Nicolas Sanson was Hubert Jaillot (1632-1712) de belangrijkste Franse cartograaf van de 17e eeuw. Jaillot, van origine een beeldhouwer, raakte geïnteresseerd in geografie door z´n huwelijk met de dochter van Nicolas Berey, een fameuze kaarten kleurder en ging in Parijs een partnerschap aan met de zonen van Sanson. Vanaf ongeveer 1669 hield Jaillot zich bezig met het hergraveren, vergroten en heruitgeven van de kaarten van Sanson in losse edities en in atlas vorm. Hij was succesvol in het opvullen van het gat in de markt dat was ontstaan na de grote brand in 1672, die de Amsterdamse uitgeverij van Blaeu in de as had gelegd.Met het verschuiven van het centrum van de cartografie, verandert ook de informatie op veel kaarten. Terwijl de Nederlandse cartografen zich toelegden op met name het decoratieve element van landkaarten en nogal eens fantasierijk omgingen met onbekende stukken land of zee, zijn kaarten van Franse makelij met name beroemd om hun wetenschappelijke accuratesse en wordt alleen die topografische informatie weergegeven die bij de tijd en correct was.  Prijs: € 975,- (excl. BTW/VAT).

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        Epistola exhortatoria en orden a que los predicadores evangelicos no priven de la doctrina à las almas en los sermones de fiestas.

      Puebla: Imprenta de Diego Fernandez de Leon 4to (20 cm; 8"). [3] ff., 106 pp.. 1693 [also bound in] Relacion verdadera de todo lo sucedido en el sitio de la Plaza de Mons en los estados de Flandes. En Madrid y por su original en Cadiz, 1691. [2] ff. First printed in the author's Despertador Christiano eucharistico (Madrid, 1690), the Epistola, here reprinted under the license of the bishop of Puebla, is the extracted matter on preaching on feast days. It gives practical advice on composing such sermons, including reasoning to employ against those who would object to things suggested by Barcia — who was an "in demand" preacher, and indeed, preacher to the King — and much other down-to-earth matter for pulpiteers. Certainly the work is not one of the handsomest examples of printing in Puebla, but the title-page is a prime example of the style of the 1690s. It has an ornamental border, both roman and italic type in multiple point sizes, printer's ornaments, and "too much information." There are bibliographical references on pp. 110?-15. A special aspect of this copy is found in the binding. The front pastedown and the rear free endpaper and rear pastedown are leaves from the Cadiz, 1691 printing of the two-leaf newsletter Relacion verdadera de todo lo sucedido en el sitio de la Plaza de Mons en los estados de Flandes. By reading the rear free endpaper and the rear pastedown then the front pastedown, one can => read the entire text of this rarity, including the information about the loss via shipwreck off Santo Domingo of a fleet headed to Holland in support of the Spanish forces. => We fail to trace any other copy of this newsletter. Provenance: Near contemporary gift inscription on front cover, "Al Padre Francisco Davila, de la Compania de Jesus. Contemporary limp vellum retaining the ties. One small, pin-type wormhole in all but three leaves, beginning at rear and extending to front. A very good copy.

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        La methode d’à tudier et d’enseigner crà tiennement et solidement les Historiens Profanes par rapport a la Religion Chrà tienne, & aux Ecritures

      chez Louis Roulland le fils, Paris 1693 - Legature coeve in piena pelle con nervi fregi e titoli oro al ds. Tagli rossi. Alcune carte ingiallite, ma ottimo esemplare. Prima edizione. L’A. (1619-1695) à considerato tra i migliori insegnanti del suo tempo. 8vo (cm. 19), 2 Voll., 28 cc.nn., 700 pp., 2 cc.nn. (ultima bianca); 5 cc.nn., 763(1) pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Carte Particuliere Des Costes De L' Afrique Qui comprend le Pays De Cafres etc.

      Amsterdam: Pierre Mortier, 1693. unbound. Map. Copper plate engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 22.5 x 32.25". This beautiful and rare map of the coast of Africa depicts the southeastern coast from St. Lucia north as far as River Mocambo and Mozambique. Oriented with north to the right, with text in both Latin and French, it covers the coast of the modern day nations of South Africa and Mozambique. Incredibly detailed along the coast, the sea chart labels several kingdoms, bays, rivers, capes and towns as well as coastal features, shoals and depth soundings. An inset in the top right details the region near Sofala and the Island of Inhancato in the Kingdom of Manica near Motapa. Shows beautiful inland detail with topography rendered in profile, including the fortress of Sofala.This ancient region, part of the Kingdom of Monomotapa or Mutapa was first encountered by the Portuguese in the 16th century. The Europeans quickly became interested in the region, which was rich in gold, and soon became associated with the legends of King Solomon's Mines. Most of the gold mines however had been exhausted by the 1700's. This map is in good condition with large margins. Minor wear along the centerfold with some offsetting and foxing at places. Original pressmark is visible. Minor edge wear, including small rips, not affecting printed image. Two sheets joined at center. Pierre Mortier (1661-1711) was a Dutch cartographer, engraver, and printseller who worked in Amsterdam. He used advanced Dutch printing methods to produce high quality editions of contemporary French maps by cartographers such as De L'Isle, Sanson, Jaillot, de Fer and De Wit. His greatest feat was the nautical atlas "Le Neptune Francois" or "Suite de Neptune Francois", considered to contain the most beautiful examples of cartographic art. Most of the charts from the atlas were based on earlier manuscripts by the Portuguese, who were the first explorers of the African coast. This chart is a beautiful example of one of those charts.

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        LE ROYAUME D’ANGLETERRE DISTINGUÉ EN SES PROVINCES’. Large map of England and Wales with large armorial and figurative cartouche, compass rose and scale of miles. Printed on two sheets and joined. Published by Hubert Jaillot from the plate by

      Nicolas Sanson 1693 - 78x58cm. Cartouche and scale of miles uncoloured, the map in original outline colour. Excellent condition.

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        1693 Samuel Wesley The Life of our Blessed Lord and Savior Jesus Christ

      Hardcover. Good. Full leather original boards. In 10 books attempted by Samuel Wesley, Each book illustrated by necessary notes, explaining all the more difficult matters in whole history; also a prefatory discourse concerning Heroic Poetry. With 60 Copper-Plates. Printed by Benjamin Motte for Charles Harper, at the Flower-de-Luce, over against St. Dunstanos Church in Fleet Street. 1693, London.

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        A Collection of Curious Travels & Voyages in Two Tomes ... by John Ray

      London: Printed for S. Smith & B. Walford..., 1693. Two volumes bound as one: [30], 396, [6], 3-186, 45 p.; 19 cm. Stirpium orientalium: Rariorum catalogi tres, 45 p. at end of work. Title continues: The first containing Dr. Leonhart Rauwolff's itinerary into the eastern countries, as Syria, Palestine, or the Holy Land, Armenia, Mesopotamia, Assyria, Chaldea, Translated from the High Dutch by Nicholas Staphorst. The second taking in many parts of Greece, Asia minor, Egypt, Arabia Felix, and Petra, Ethiopia, the Red-Sea, from the observations of Mons. Belon, Mr. Vernon, Dr. Spon, Dr. Smith, Dr. Huntington, Mr. Greaves, Alpinus, Veslingius, Thevenot's Collections, and others. To which are added, three catalogues of such trees, shrubs, and herbs as grow in the Levant. Wing R385; Hunt I: 390. Rauwolf, Leonhard, ca. 1540-1596. Seer aanmerkelyke reysen na en door Syrien 't Joodsche Land, Arabien, Mesopotamien, Babylonien, Assyrien, Armenien, in t Jaar 1573 en vervolgens gedaan. Some paper browned. Bound in full leather by Hope bindery, Jim DiMarcantonio. Staphorst, Nicolaus, 1679-1731; Belon, Pierre, 1517?-1564. Stock#OB465.

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        Die Bezauberte Welt: Oder eine gründliche Untersuchung des Allgemeinen Aberglaubens / Betreffend / Die Arth und das Vermögen / Gewalt und Wirckung des Satans und der bösen Geister über den Menschen/ Und was diese durch derselben Krafft und Gemeinschafft thun: So aus Natürlicher Vernunfft und H. Schrifft in 4 Büchern zu bewehren sich unternommen hat. Nebst des Authoris generale Vorrede über diese seine 4 Bücher: Wie und welcher Gestalt dieselbe zu lesen / der Zweck seines Vorhabens / und dann die Ordnung /so er darinnen gehalten.

      Daniel von Dahlen, bey der Börse [d.i. Hamburg, Hertel],, Amsterdam, 1693 - Amsterdam, Daniel von Dahlen, bey der Börse [d.i. Hamburg, Hertel], 1693. Ca. 23 x 17 cm. (Titelbild fehlt). 39 S., [1] S., 136 [recte 144] Seiten; 270 S., [2] Seiten; 179 [recte 197] S., [3] Seiten; 308 S., [4] Seiten. Mit einer Kupfertafel (zeigt das Oldenburgische Horn). Pergamentband der Zeit. Erste Ausgabe. Faber du Faur 1270; Hayn-Gotendorf III, 177. Der niederländische Theologe Bekker (1634-1698) wurde mit seinem Werk „zum Herold des Adämonismus" (ADB). „Aufsehen erregte vor allem seine Schrift »De betoverte Weereld« (»Die bezauberte Welt«), in der er unter dem Einfluß der cartesianischen Philosophie nicht nur den Geister- und Hexenaberglauben bekämpfte, sondern auch den Glauben an Engel und den Teufel bestritt und die neutestamentlichen Berichte von den Heilungen dämonisch Besessener »natürlich« erklärte. Das Konsistorium in Amsterdam verdammte das Buch, und die Provinzialsynode von Alkmaar beschloß 1692 B.s Amtsenthebung. „ (F.W. Bautz in BBKL Band I Sp. 468). Das "Oldenburgische Horn" ist bekannt durch seine Verwendung in Arnims und Brentanos "Des Knaben Wunderhorn". Das fehlende Titelblatt wurde durch Kopie ergänzt. Einband fleckig. Sonst sehr gutes Exemplar. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Der rechte und warhafftige Feldscher / Oder: Die rechte und warhafftige Feldschers - Kunst: Worinnen kürtzlich / doch Grund - richtig gewiesen wird / wie man alle Verletzungen des gantzen menschlichen Leibes ... vollkömmlich erkennen ... und in kurtzer Zeit glücklich curiren könne ... / Allen der Edlen Wund - Artzney auffrichtigen Liebhabern zu gefallen an Tag gegeben. Nunmehr bey dieser dritten Ausfertigung umb ein sehr merckliches vermehret und in 5. Theile abgetheilet.

      Frankfurt und Leipzig, sowie Liegnitz, Rohrlach, 1693.Mit gest. Frontispiz. 15 Bll., 480 S., 12 Bll. HLdr. Garrison / M. 2146; Haeser II, 442; Hirsch / H. IV, 690; vgl. Lesky 525, Waller 7681 u. Wellcome IV, 449; nicht bei Osler. - Vermehrte dritte Ausgabe des erstmals 1680 in Halberstadt erschienenen, oft aufgelegten Werks. - "Purmann was a skilful army surgeon - one of the most famous of the period. Despite this he believed in the efficacy of the weapon - salve and the sympathetic powder". - Frontispiz leicht beschnitten. Bitte um Beachtung: Bis zum 31.01. stellen wir auf der Stuttgarter Antiquariatsmesse aus; der Versand verzögert sich somit bis zum 01.02.2016! Bücher de

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        Carte Particuliere des Costes de l'Afrique qui comprend le Royaume de Cacheo le Province de Gelofo etc.

      Amsterdam: Pierre Mortier, 1693. unbound. Map. Copper plate engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 21.5 x 30". This beautiful sea chart of the NW coast of Africa covers from the Senegal River to Palmares (close to modern day Conakry in Guinea). Oriented with north to the left, it includes the whole or parts of the coasts of the modern day nations of Senegal, The Gambia, Guinea-Bissau and Guinea. The sea chart offers striking detail along the coast noting towns, rivers, islands and coastal features including banks and depth soundings. An inset of the Island of Goree (located near Cape Verde) is included with beautifully detailed interior notes Fort Nassau and Fort Orange. At the time, the Island was used as a base for the purchase of slaves from the chiefdoms on the mainland by the Atlantic slave traders. The map is in good condition with large margins. Minor wear along the centerfold with some offsetting and foxing at places. Original pressmark is visible. Minor edge wear with top left corner of the map showing creases - not extending onto printed map. Two sheets joined at center with a horizontal fold along the entire map. Pierre Mortier (1661-1711) was a Dutch cartographer, engraver, and printseller who worked in Amsterdam. He used advanced Dutch printing methods to produce high quality editions of contemporary French maps by cartographers such as De L'Isle, Sanson, Jaillot, de Fer and De Wit. His greatest feat was the nautical atlas "Le Neptune Francois" or "Suite de Neptune Francois", considered to contain the most beautiful examples of cartographic art. Most of the charts from the atlas were based on earlier manuscripts by the Portuguese, who were the first explorers of the African coast.

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        I. Carte Particuliere des Costes de Normandie Depuis Dieppe jusqu'a la pointe de la Perçée en Bessin. Faite Par Ordre Exprez du Roy de France

      Paris [but Amsterdam: Mortier], 1693. Engraved with full, period colour. This large scale, beautifully coloured chart which shows the coast of France from Sainte Mère-Englise to Dieppe, comes from Le Neptune François , a lavish collection of charts produced collaboratively by Hubert Jaillot and Pierre Mortier. As Koeman discovered in his research on this work (see P. Mortier, Atlantes Neerlandici, Maritime Atlases, p. 423-4), Mortier re-engraved the plates after the original French prototype Neptune François by Charles Pène and others in a richly coloured edition and added to the titles the words "Levée et Gravée par ordre du Roy à Paris 1693" though they were in fact engraved, coloured and published in Amsterdam by Mortier. Pierre Mortier's grandparents were French émigrés, who left France in about 1625 to live in Leiden. His parents settled in Amsterdam in 1661 or 1662. Pierre Mortier grew up in Amsterdam but lived in Paris from 1681 to about 1685 where he must have gotten into the book trade. Once he was in Amsterdam again he specialized in French books and maintained his relationships with Parisian publishers. Amsterdam was at this time the international marketplace for books, especially books forbidden by repressive governments. He established himself in the field of cartographical publishing by offering editions of French maps, primarily Sanson's and Jaillot's to a public tired of the superb but dated Dutch offerings. Working on a scale larger than the typical Dutch folio map and providing the new insights of French geography, he was immensely successful. The charts in his version of Le Neptune François are outstanding examples of cartographical art. They are among the most beautiful printed sea charts ever made. This chart gives the soundings and shorelines for this area of French coastline along the English Channel including towns Bayeux and Rouen. Koeman, M. Mor 1, #16.

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        Le gouvernement d« Orleans, et la generalite divisee en ses elections

      Artist: Sanson Guillaume; Issued in: Paris; date: c 1693 - Artist: Sanson, Guillaume; Issued in: Paris; date: c. 1693; - Condition: Very good; Map shows the region of Centre and the city of Orlean in the arondissement Orleans, with beautiful cartouche

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        Carte de la Mer de Dannemark et des entrées dans la Mer Baltique. Contenant les Bancs, Passes, Isles et Costes comprises depuis Norden et Le Cap Der-Neus jusque a Rostock et Valsterbon. Altkolor. Kupferstichkarte. Paris, um 1693. 60 x 88 cm. Gerahmt.

       1693 Etwas stockfleckig.- Aus: See-Atlas \'Le Neptune Francoys\' des Pierre Mortier gestochen von Alexis Jaillot 1693. Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        Die Bezauberte Welt: Oder Eine gründliche Untersuchung des allgemeinen Aberglaubens / Betreffend die Arth und das Vermögen / Gewalt und Wirckung des Satans und der bösen Geister über den Menschen / Und was diese durch derselben Krafft und Gemeinschafft thun: So aus Natürlicher Vernunfft und H. Schrifft in 4 Büchern zu bewehren sich unternommen hat Balthasar Bekker [.] Nebenst des Authoris generale Vorrede über diese seine 4 Bücher; [.] Aus dem Holländischen nach der letzten vom Authore vermehrten Edition in die teutsche Sprache übersetzet. Dtsch. Erstausg.

      Gedruckt zu Amsterdam, bey Daniel von Dahlen bey der Börse [d.i. Hamburg, Hertel] 1693 - 39, 136 [recte 144] S., mit kl. Holzschnitt-Portrait auf dem Titel / 270 S., 1 Bl. / 179 [recte 197] S., 1 Bl. / 308 S., 2 Bll., zw. S.146/147 mit Kupfertaf. [so kmpl.], 8°, Pergament d. Zt. mit handschrftl. Rückentext VD17 3:303184Q (Nicht identisch mit VD17 1:088304Q u. VD17 547:696533V; vorliegender Druck mit fehlerhafter Paginierung u. etwas abweichender Orthographie auf dem Titel: "Arth", "H. Schrifft". Bibliogr. Nachweis in: Bircher, B 13458. Übers. ermittelt: Johann Lange); Hayn-Gotendorf III,177; Graesse S.62; Cornell S.52; Ackermann I/332: "Wichtigstes Werk der Zeit gegen den Glauben an Hexen und Teufel." - Eine von 3 Druckvarianten im Jahr der ersten deutschen Ausgabe. Da die anderen beiden mit tlw. korrigierten Paginierungen u. etwas abweichender Orthographie auf dem Titelblatt erschienen, ist der vorliegenden Band die dtsch. Erstausg. - Das Kupfer zeigt das "Oldenburgische Horn", 1808 wieder aufgegriffen in der Titeldarstellung des II. Bandes von "Des Knaben Wunderhorn". - Der holländische Theologe u. Prediger Balthasar Bekker (1634-1698) war einer der entschiedensten Kämpfer gegen den Hexenglauben. Das vorliegende, bedeutende Werk erschien zuerst zw. 1691 u. 1693 in Einzelausgaben. Da Bekker hier auch die grundlegende Macht des Teufels bestreitet, war er dauernden persönlichen Angriffen ausgesetzt; bereits 1692 wurde er durch die Synode von Alkmaar als Prediger abgesetzt u. eine Unzahl von Streitschriften wurden gegen ihn veröffentlicht. Welche epochale Wirkung sein Werk trotzdem hatte, zeigt sich daran, dass es nach der frühen dtsch. Übersetzung bereits 1694 auch in französischer u. 1695 in englischer Sprache vorlag. "Es ist ein äusserst gründliches und ausführliches Werk, vielleicht das grösste, das jemals über Magie geschrieben worden ist [.] Bekkers Buch erregte gewaltiges Aufsehen und erschien in vielen Auflagen und in verschiedenen Sprachen" (Hartmut Lehmann: Hexenverfolgungen und Hexenprozesse, in: Jahrbuch des Instituts für Deutsche Geschichte in Tel Aviv, 1978). Alle nachfolgenden Gegner der Hexenverfolgung berufen sich auf Bekker. - Einband leicht aufgeworfen; Innendeckel tlw. angeplatzt, vorne mit altem Besitzvermerk u. hinten mit Besitzerstempel; Titel mit kl. Randläsuren, wenige Seiten leicht fleckig u. gebräunt (darunter die Kupfertafel); insgesamt ein schönes Expl.

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        Energumeni coagienses sive Admirabilis Historia, de Horrenda Cacodaemonis tentatione, quacum in Selandia Daniae, ejusque urbe Coagio familia Civis...

      Amsterdam. Daniel Dalen. 1693Cm. 14; pp. (8), 82. Cartonato rustico coevo, etichetta con titolo calligrafico al dorso. Prima edizione. Resoconto dei Processi di streghe relativi alla città di Koege, con descrizione dei fenomeni di possessione diabolica 593 / P

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        Carte particuliere: des Environs de la Ville de Heilbronn marquant le Camp des alliez de L'Empire. Kupferstich von und nach Jean Jacques Gebhard. O. O., Dr. und J. (um 1693). 73 x 51,5 cm (Blattgr.)

      - Einblattdruck.- Seltenes gesüdetes Blatt, zeigt die Gegend zwischen Heilbronn u. Lauffen am Neckar, mit der Aufstellung der alliierten Armee östlich des Neckars zwischen Heilbronn - Horkheim und Talheim, mit der erst im Frühjahr des Jahres 1693 unter General Johann Karl von Thüngen errichteten neuen Verteidigungsanlage von Heilbronn.- Mit Titelkartusche rechts unten, ornamentaler Widmungskartusche links oben und Legende rechts mittig (1-64).- Leicht fleckig und knittrig, seitlich etw. knapprandig.

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        LA CORONATIONE DELLA MIRACOLOSISSIMA IMAGINE DI MARIA VERGINE DEL SASSO NELLA CHIESA DI S.AGOSTINO DI LUCCA. 27 Gennaio 1693.

      per i Marescandoli"Con una breve Narratione della Solenne Festa fatta nella medesima Chiesa per la Canonizatione di S.Gio. da S.Facondo e la Vita Elogiastica dell'istesso Santo descritta e dedicata all'Illustriss. e Reverendiss. Monsignor Prospero Bottini, Arcivescovo di Mira, &c.". Cm.20,5x15. Legatura in pergamena molle moderna. Capilettera e cartigli ornamentali incisi. Alcuni restauri cartacei a mendare vecchie tarlature. Parziale mancanza del testo alle carte D4 e D5. Sono riportati i testi dei discorsi pronunciati da Paolo Sinibaldi, Filippo Giusti e Amedeo Saminiati in occasione dell'incoronazione dell'immagine, oltre a numerose liriche e odi composte, in italiano e in latino, da Geronimo Vecoli, Giuseppe Maria Quilici, Lelio Mansi, Mauro Lorenzo Berti, Alfonso Sinibaldi, Antonio Pieroni, Pompeo Lommori, Lorenzo Cenami, Bernardo Moscheni, Francesco Motroni, Giovanni Spada, Alessandro Fanucchi, Domenico Giusti, Angelo Bendinelli, Pietro Francesco Benassai, Domenico Mansi, Angelo Montecatini, Fabio Mazzarosa, Andrea Fratini, Andrea Gervasi, Silvestro Santini, Gemignano Barsotti, Nicolao Emilio Mansi, Bernardo Boccella, Francesco Maria Fiorentini, Domenico Bartoli, Giovanni Bertocchi, Domenico Barsocchini, etc. Il presente testo si riferisce alla solenne cerimonia della incoronazione dell'effigie da parte di un delegato del Capitolo Vaticano, avvenuta il 30 aprile 1690. Essa era ospitata fin dal 1369 in una apposita cappella nella Chiesa di S.Salvatore in Muro reintitolata a S.Agostino, che i Padri agostiniani avevano in cura dal 1332. La Cappella fu commissionata dalla nobile famiglia dei Boccella i quali ne mantennero la cura nei secoli seguenti come testimoniano i lavori di abbellimento e ampliamento finanziati da Francesco Boccella nel XVII secolo. Dopo la celebrazione del 1690, alle cui spese contribuì il Senato della Repubblica che prese parte in forma ufficiale alla cerimonia, la devozione verso l´immagine si diffuse oltre che a Lucca, in altre parti della Diocesi. La Madonna del Sasso deve il suo nome ad una leggenda: si narra che un soldato che aveva perso al gioco scagliasse una pietra contro questo affresco attribuibile al XIII secolo e che la Vergine spostasse prontamente il Bambino Gesù dal lato destro al lato sinistro, così evitando il sasso. Codice libreria 113978.

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        [Psyches et Amoris nuptiae fabula a Raphaele Sanctio Urbinate Romae in Farnesianis hortis Transtyberim ad veterum aemulationem ac laudem colorum luminibus expressa a... Dorigny... delineata et incisa, et a Ioanne Petro Belloriio notis illustrata]

      Rome: Domenico de' Rossi, 1693. Large folio. 10 hand-coloured engraved plates by Dorigny on laid paper (each 15 7/8 x 26 inches approximately), titles and imprints printed in gold, black ink-ruled borders, each plate cut to the edge of the image, mounted on large sheets of contemporary thick laid paper (each 29 3/8 x 40 3/8 inches approximately). Unbound A very fine suite of richly hand-coloured plates offering a stunning visual record of one of the best of the decorative interior schemes carried out by Raphael in Rome. This wonderful series records Raphael's 'Cupid and Psyche' series of frescoes, carried out by him between 1516 and 1518 in the Loggia of Psyche in the villa Farnesina in Rome. The series also comes with a title and an eleventh plate of the ceiling fresco in the adjoining Sala di Galatea, executed in 1512: neither the plate nor the title are present here. Originally published by the Rossis, the engravings are the work of Nicolas Dorigny (1658-1746) who lived and worked in Rome between about 1690 and 1719. The painter, classicist, and art historian Giovanni Pietro Bellori (1613-1696) provided the text at the foot of the plates (appropriate excerpts from Apuleuis's Golden Ass). "Raphael Invenit: Stampe da Rafaello" (1985) Dorigny 37-46; cf. Brunet IV, 1111; cf. Berlin Kat 4066.

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        Atlas Nouveau, contenant toutes les parties du Monde, ou sont exactement remarqués les empires, monarchies, royaumes, estats, republiques & peuples qui sy [sic.] trouvent à present. Par le Sr. Sanson ... Presenté ... par ... Hubert Iaillot

      "Paris" [but Amsterdam]: "chez Hubert Jaillot" [but Pierre Mortier], 1693. 3 volumes, folio. (25 3/4 x 19 3/4 inches). Letterpress title printed in red and black with small engraved vignette, 1 folding letterpress text leaf "Les vies des anciens solitaires...". Hand-coloured engraved title, engraved frontispiece "Table des Cartes" with hand-coloured border surrrounding an onlaid central letterpress panel listing the contents, 94 only (of 100) engraved maps hand-colored in outline (1 folding, 69 double-page), 96 leaves of engraved text only (of 98, each printed recto only). (Lacking map numbers '3' "La Mappe-Monde"; '5' "L'Europe"; '11' " L'Amerique Septentrionale"; '42' "L'Espagne"; '46' "L'Italie"; '66' "Le Cours du Danube"; and 2 engraved text leaves, engraved frontispiece creased and with small tears to creases, 2 maps torn at folds). Contemporary light brown speckled calf, covers with gilt double-fillet border, spines in nine compartments with raised bands, the bands flanked by gilt fillets, red/brown morocco lettering-pieces in the second, third and fourth compartments A very fine copy, with excellent contemporary hand colouring, of a variant not recorded by the standard bibliographies One of the most important figures in French cartography, Nicolas Sanson initiated the great school of French geographers. Born in Abbeville in 1600, Sanson established his first printing house in Paris in 1638. He soon became geographer to the king, establishing himself as one of the most influential cartographers on the continent. He was succeeded by his sons, Adrien, and Guillaume, and by his son-in-law Pierre Duval, who continued to publish a wealth of maps using Sanson's name. At the close of the seventeenth century, Sanson's plates were purchased by the influential cartographer Alexis Hubert Jaillot, who joined Sanson's heirs in the production of this atlas, which first appeared in 1681 (but with less than half the number of maps here). Jaillot had the elder Sanson's maps redrawn on a larger scale and with fresh embellishments on the finest paper. Pierre (or Pieter) Mortier was born in Amsterdam, but lived and worked in Paris for various cartographical publishers from 1681 to 1685, making the connections and learning the skills that were to stand him in good stead on his return to Amsterdam. He specialised in French books and according to Koeman "His knowledge of modern French cartography led him to copying the maps by Sanson, published by Jaillot". Maps of other cartographers frequently appear bound in this work; this copy contains Herman Moll's "A New Map Containing The Towns, Gentlemens Houses, Villages, and other Remarks Round London". This example seems to be an intermediate issue falling somewhere between Pastoreau 1D (same date on title, with 99 maps and 27 leaves of views and plans, but only 72 engraved text leaves) and Pastoreau 1E (with no views and plans, 99 engraved text leaves , but with 111 maps and 17pp. of letterpress text). Cf. Pastoreau 1 D; Tooley Maps and Map-Makers pp.40-41.

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        Carte Generale Des Costes De L'Europe Sur L'Ocean Comprises depuis Drontheim en Norvege Jusques au Detroit de Gibraltar. Levée et Gravée par Ordre du Roy à Paris 1693

      Paris [but Amsterdam]: Mortier, 1693. Copper-engraved sea chart, with full original colour and gold embellishments, a minor split at centerfold skilfully repaired, overall in very good condition. A magnificent seventeenth-century sea chart of Western Europe, with gilt embellishments. This large scale, beautifully coloured coastal chart of Western Europe comes from Le Neptune François , a lavish collection of charts produced collaboratively by Hubert Jaillot and Pierre Mortier. As Koeman discovered in his research on this work (see P. Mortier, Atlantes Neerlandici, Maritime Atlases, p. 423-4), Mortier re-engraved the plates after the original French prototype Neptune François by Charles Pène and others in a richly coloured version and added to the titles the words "Levée et Gravée par Ordre du Roy à Paris 1693", though they were in fact engraved, coloured and published in Amsterdam by Mortier. The Netherlands and France were engaged in the War of the Grand Alliance at this time. Pierre Mortier's grandparents were French refugees, who left France in about 1625 to live in Leiden. His parents settled in Amsterdam in 1661 or 1662. Pierre Mortier grew up in Amsterdam but lived in Paris from 1681 to about 1685 where he must have gotten into the book trade. Once he was in Amsterdam again he specialized in French books and maintained his relationships with Parisian publishers. Amsterdam was at this time the international marketplace for books, especially books forbidden by repressive governments. He established himself in the field of cartographical publishing by offering editions of French maps, primarily Sanson's and Jaillot's to a public tired of the great but dated Dutch offerings. Working on a scale larger than the typical Dutch folio map and providing the new insights of French geography, he was immensely successful. The charts in his version of Le Neptune François are outstanding examples of cartographical art. They are among the most beautiful printed sea charts ever made. This general chart of the coast of Western Europe extends from the region west of Tronheim, Norway to about where Casablanca is on the coast of North Africa. It includes all of the British Isles and the coasts of, Denmark, northwestern Germany, Holland, France, Spain and Portugal. The map is oriented so that east is at the top of the page. Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandici, M. Mor 1.

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        Codda-pana Tab. 1

      Malabar, 1693. unbound. very good. Botanical. Uncolored engraving. Page measures 15" X 19". Image measures 13.5" x 17". Exquisite impression and unusual composition of South Asian palm tree fronds. The plant name is in Malabarese, Latin, Sanskrit and Arabic. Human figures indicate scale. Very small tear to bottom edge. Hendrik Adriaan van Rheede tot Draackenstein (1636-1691) was commander of Malabar and was responsible for compiling the "Hortus Malabaricus", a major publication of the flora and medicinal use of plants, which took 30 years to complete.

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        Carte Particuliere de la Mer Rouge etc.

      Amsterdam: Pierre Mortier, 1693. unbound. Sea Chart. Copper plate engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 20.5 x 29.75". This rare and magnificent map of the coast of Africa depicts the eastern coast including the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden from Dar es Salaam in modern day Tanzania north to Suez. Zanzibar is identified. Oriented with north to the right, it includes the coast of the modern day nations of Tanzania, Kenya, Somalia, Djibouti, Eritrea, Sudan, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Yemen. Incredibly detailed, this sea chart labels several important towns, bays, capes and rivers with coastal features noted. A small inset of the Island of Socotra (Zocotora) located east of the Horn of Africa.The most notable features of the map are the two larger insets. The first, in the bottom right, focuses on the Island of Mombasa with beautifully rendered topography, including coastal features and depth soundings, and inland detail. Mombasa at the time was an important trading center for gold, ivory and spices with trade links reaching as far as India and China.The second inset near the top center details the fortifications of Mombasa. The fort featured here (Fortification de Mombasa ou Mombasa) was built in the late 16th century by the Portuguese. The fort was built in the shape of a man with the head towards the sea and was named Fort Jesus. The shape is clearly evident in this map. Today, the fort is an historical monument and a UNESCO World Heritage site popular with local and international tourists. This map is in good condition with large margins. Minor wear along the centerfold with some offsetting and foxing at places. Original pressmark is visible. Minor edge wear, including small rips and tears, not affecting printed image. Two sheets joined at center with another horizontal fold. Pierre Mortier (1661-1711) was a Dutch cartographer, engraver, and printseller who worked in Amsterdam. He used advanced Dutch printing methods to produce high quality editions of contemporary French maps by cartographers such as De L'Isle, Sanson, Jaillot, de Fer and De Wit. His greatest feat was the nautical atlas "Le Neptune Francois" or "Suite de Neptune Francois", considered to contain the most beautiful examples of cartographic art. Most of the charts from the atlas were based on earlier manuscripts by the Portuguese, who were the first explorers of the African coast. This chart is a beautiful example of one of those charts.

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        1693 Familiar Letters CICERO Philosophy Politic Epistolae Familiares 4v SET Rome

      Amstelodami : Ex typographia P. & I. Blaeu : Prostant apud Wolfgang, Ianssonio-Waesbergios, Boom, a Someren, & Goethals, 1693. - 1693 Familiar Letters CICERO Philosophy Politic Epistolae Familiares 4v SET Rome BEAUTIFUL Binding / 4 Volume Set comp@$1,800 Marcus Tullius Cicero (106 BC – 43 BC) was a Roman philosopher, politician, lawyer, orator, political theorist, consul and constitutionalist. He came from a wealthy municipal family of the Roman equestrian order, and is widely considered one of Rome's greatest orators and prose stylists. The Familiar Letters from Cicero are a series of letters written to various officials, rulers, and individuals throughout Rome during the latter half of his life. Some 600 letters still survive to this day. Many of the letters deal with money changing, departures and arrivals of friends, and various political proposals. Many of these were also thank you letters for the generosity of these men. These letters had many destinations such as Rome, Sicily, Asia, Gaul, and Syria. These letters offer a detailed look into Cicero’s life as well as who he was as an influential Roman politician. It is also clear, through his rhetoric, why he was so important to the history of Roman oration. We find other 17th-century, Graevius edited examples of this set for sale elsewhere for $1,800! Main author: Marcus Tullius Cicero ; Joannes Georgius Graevius Title: M. Tullii Ciceronis Epistolarum libri XVI. ad familiares ut vulgo vocantur Published: Amstelodami : Ex typographia P. & I. Blaeu : Prostant apud Wolfgang, Ianssonio-Waesbergios, Boom, a Someren, & Goethals, 1693. Language: Latin Notes & contents: • 4 volume set • Illustrated title page • Beautiful display bindings! FREE SHIPPING WORLDWIDE Wear: wear as seen in photos Binding: tight and secure vellum binding Pages: complete with all 506 + 500 + 468 + 368 pages; plus indexes, prefaces, and such Publisher: Amstelodami : Ex typographia P. & I. Blaeu : Prostant apud Wolfgang, Ianssonio-Waesbergios, Boom, a Someren, & Goethals, 1693. Size: ~7.25in X 4.75in (18cm x 12cm) Photos available upon request. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        BIBLIA, Das ist: Die gantze Heilige Schrifft Durch D. Martin Luther verteutscht: Mit D. Pauli Tossani hiebevor ausgegangenen Glossen und Außlegungen . Durch Th. Falckeysen; Jetzo zum zweyten mahl verlegt.

      - Frankfurt, Wust für Zunner, 1693. Folio. Gestochener illustrierter Titel von J. Sandrart, 1 Bl., 38 Bl., 486 S., 1 Bl., 526 (recte 524) S., 1 Bl. (weiß), 127 S., 22 Bl., 414 (recte 404) S., 5 doppelblattgroße und gefaltete Kupferstichkarten, 1 doppelblattgroßer Plan. Holzdeckelbd d. Zeit mit blindgeprägtem braunen Lederbezug, 7 (von 8) ziselierten Messing-Eckbeschlägen (monogrammiert "HWH") und 2 Schließen. Die Frankfurter Ausgabe der Lutherbibel erschien in der vorliegenden Bearbeitung erstmals 1666. - Die Karten mit zahlreichen hübschen Randillustrationen zeigen den Mittelmeerraum, Kanaan, den Vorderen Orient, die Reiseroute aus Ägypten in das Gelobte Land und die Welt (Hemisphären). Der Plan von Jerusalem aus der Vogelschau. Mit ansprechendem Satzspiegel: Dem mittig gesetzten Luthertext in großer Type sind Tossanis Glossen und Anmerkungen jeweils auf derselben Seite als Umrahmung des Haupttextes beigefügt. - Etwas berieben, Gelenke und Kapitale fachmännisch restauriert, Schließen erneuert. Etwas gebräunt und vereinzelt fleckig. Kupfertitel mit 2 hinterlegten Einrissen, die Karten teils im Falz hinterlegt, einige kleinere Randeinrisse. - VD 17 23:715925X; Bibelsammlung der WLB Stuttg. E 942; nicht bei Darlow/Moule.

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        Les Forces De L'Europe, Ou Description Des Principales Villes Avec Leurs Fortifications. . Pour l'usage de Monseigneur le Duc de Bourgogne, . Paris, Chez l'Auteur, 1693-1696. 8 Teile in 1 Bd., Quer-Folio. (28 x 35 cm). Titel zu allen 8 Teilen in rot und schwarz gedruckt. Ein allegorisches Frontispiz von Schoonebeck gestochen. Gestochene Dedikation an Bourgogne, Inhaltsverzeichnis für alle 8 Teile. 184 (1gefalt.) gestochene Karten, Pläne und Ansichten. Pgmt.- Bd. d. Zt. mit goldgepr. RTitel und goldgepr. "Cancelar Martisburg A. 1708" auf vorderen Deckel.

      - Phillips, A List of Geographical Atlases in the Library of Congress , 517a; Shirley, Maps in the Atlases of the British Library , T.Fer-1c; Pastoureau, Les Atlas Francais XVle-XVlle Siecles , Fer IX A. Enthält einführende Tafeln zum Festungsbau gefolgt von Plänen, Karten und Ansichten von Luxemburg, Maastricht (2), Barcelona (2), Quebeck (Kershaw 279), Antwerpen, Paris, Nizza, Mannheim, Freiburg (2), Turin, Vercelli, Bonn, Casal, Pignerol, Jülich, Saarlouis, Amsterdam, Wien, Brüssel, Heidelberg, Strasbourg, Batavia, Roses, La Rochelle, Istanbul, Malta (2), Belgrad etc. Les Forces De L'Europe, Ou Description Des Principales Villes Avec Leurs Fortifications. . Pour l'usage de Monseigneur le Duc de Bourgogne, . Paris, Chez l'Auteur, 1693-1696. 8 parts in 1, oblong folio. (28 x 35 cm). Title pages to each part printed in red and black, allegorical frontispiece engraved by Schoonebeck (bound following the part 2 title), engraved dedication to Bourgogne, letterpress table of plans for parts 1-8, 184 engraved plans and views (1 folding). Vellum book cover of time with gold embossed title on spine and gold embossed "Cancelar Martisburg A. 1708" on the front cover. * Phillips, A List of Geographical Atlases in the Library of Congress , 517a; Shirley, Maps in the Atlases of the British Library , T.Fer-1c; Pastoureau, Les Atlas Francais XVle-XVlle Siecles , Fer IX A. Although predominantly maps, plans and views of fortifications of European cities in France, Germany, and the Netherlands, the atlas also includes a number of other regions, including Malta, Constantinople, Quebec (Kershaw 279) and elsewhere. (hochauflösende Bilder auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - high resolution pictures on my homepage or after request) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Seder Olam sive Ordo Seculorum, historica enarratio doctrinae.

      (Leyden?) 1693 - Erste Ausgabe. 12mo. 196 S., (1) Bl. Index, 2 Tafeln. Das Titelblatt mit einem schwachen Stempel und einem alten Namenseintrag, das vordere Vorsatzblatt mit alten Notizen zum Autor des ?rarissimus libellus? - wie es dort genannt wird. Neues Kalblederbändchen mit Rückenvergoldung im Stil der Zeit. Sauberes, schönes Exemplar. - VD17 3:608642D; Ueberweg, Philos. d. 17. Jahrhunderts (2001), S. 48, Nr. 144; Risse, Bphv V, 172 (A?dam, Yale, BL, Harvard). [Attributes: First Edition]

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        M. Fabii Quinctiliani De institutione oratoria libri duodecim. Cum duplici indice; rerum & locutionum altero, altero auctorum. Ex Tribus Codicibus Mss. & octo impressis emendavit, atque lectiones variantes adjecit Edmundus Gibson accedunt emendationu

      e Theatro Sheldoniano: Impensis Henrici Cruttenden typographi Oxoniae 1693 - 1st edition HB in original brown leather binding with new endpapers. Sine has 4 raised bands. In twelve books. 645pp. plus 44pp. index & 20pp. emendations (last few pages have tiny amount of worm holes to very top) plus 5pp. Tribunus Marianus: Declamatio. Inscription 'Henry Browne, July 1834' on first preliminary page. On the following page is a Latin inscription relating to Edmundi Gibson of Spalding (Herzog Lipsick). Inscription on title page 'Hen. Richmond'. Binding tight with vast majority of pages clean. (17 x 22cm)

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        Die Bezauberte Welt: Oder eine gründliche Untersuchung des Allgemeinen Aberglaubens, Betreffend die Arth und das Vermögen, Gewalt und Wirckung des Satans und der bösen Geister über den Menschen. Aus dem Holländ. (übs. von J. Lange).

      Amsterdam, van Dahlen (d. i. Hamburg, Hertel), 1693. 4 Tle. in 1 Band. Mit kleinem Holzschnitt-Portrait auf dem Titel und 1 Kupfertafel. 39, 136 (recte 144) S.; 270 S.; 1 Bl., 179 (recte 195) S., 1 Bl.; 308 S., 2 Bll. Prgt. d. Zt. 4°. VD17 3:303184Q; Graesse I, 323; Graesse, BMP 62; Hayn-Got. III, 177; Faber du Faur 1270; Jantz 471; Seebass II, 104; Cornell Witchcraft Coll., 43; Vgl. Caillet 915, Norman 162 und Rosenthal, Bibl. mag., 2872/73 (nur holländ. bzw. französ. Ausgaben). - Erste deutsche Ausgabe und eines der bedeutendsten Werke gegen alle Arten von Aberglauben, Hexenwahn und Zauberei. \"B. bestritt nicht nur den Glauben an die ... dämonischen Mächte, an Teufelsbesitzungen, Zauberei, Magie usw., sondern suchte auch die biblischen Erzählungen von Besessenen natürlich zu erklären und die Existenz des Teufels überhaupt in Frage zu stellen ...\" (Hagenbach-Rogge in: Wetzer-Welte II, 545-46). \"Bekkers frührationalistische, auf Descartes\' Philosophie basierende Streitschrift wendet sich als eines der ethisch und geistesgeschichtlich wertvollsten Werke der wissenschaftlichen Barockliteratur gegen jede Art von Aberglauben seiner Zeit ... (und) gehört zu jenen seltenen Werken, welche die Entwicklung des menschlichen Denkens um einen bedeutsamen Schritt vorwärts gebracht haben, und zwar auf Kosten des Autors: Die Publikation ... brachte Bekker um sein Amt als Pfarrer und um sein akademisches Ansehen\" (Kindler II, 423 f.) Besonders interessant ist der 4. Teil, der einen Katalog ausgewählter Erscheinungen, Tricks und Zaubereien enthält, wobei jeweils der Nachweis des Betruges geführt wird. - Die Kupfertafel zeigt das sogenannte \"Oldenburgische Horn\", das vor allem bekannt ist durch seine Wiederverwendung in Arnims und Brentanos \"Knaben Wunderhorn\". - Einband etwas altersfleckig. Wenig gebräunt, die Tafel stärker. Insgesamt recht gutes Exemplar! Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        Manuscript Indenture, selling his water rights on the Powow River, Salisbury ("Salsbury"), in the "Province of the Massachusetts Bay", to four parties

      Salsbury, [Massachusetts], 1693. Copy, signed by "Robt. Pike, J.P. & one of the Council"; all other signatures, including Osgood's and witnesses are secretarial. Single sheet, written both sides. 42 lines recto, 21 lines verso, plus various legal appurtenances at the foot, all written in black ink (now faded to brown). 13 x 8-1/4 inches (33 x 22 cm). Minor soiling, slight losses at edges of folds, but an interesting Colonial document from a prominent colonial family. Copy, signed by "Robt. Pike, J.P. & one of the Council"; all other signatures, including Osgood's and witnesses are secretarial. Single sheet, written both sides. 42 lines recto, 21 lines verso, plus various legal appurtenances at the foot, all written in black ink (now faded to brown). 13 x 8-1/4 inches (33 x 22 cm). The Osgood Mills in Salisbury, 1693. William Osgood of Shipton, England was a Pilgrim who arrived in America at the age of 29, in 1638, settling at first in Newbury, then finally settllng in the new community of Salisbury, along the Powow River, in 1641. "He was granted a 'goodly' piece of land on the east side of the Powow River. The Town granted him this land on the proviso that he construct a saw mill within six months 'that may be sufficient for the use of the Town.' He completed this mill which became only the second such mill in New England. He later constructed a grist mill along the Powow River ... William prospered in the mill business and his descendents tended to cluster in the Salisbury/Amesbury area to be around the business of the "Osgood Mills." Because of its location along the Powow River, Salisbury became an important source of lumber for the shipbuilding industry, and the Osgoods prospered.(cf. "Osgood Ancestry" at www.osgoodancestry.org/emigrants) Here, in his old age, Osgood begins to divest his holdings: "Know ye that I, William Osgood, for and in consideration of the Sum of Ten Pounds ... fully clearly & absolutely give grant bargain sell ... to them one quarter part apiece of all my rights & Interest of the waters water courses privileges ... that I now have outright or could have upon the Northern side of the Potow River at the falls there or below the falls & below the Sawmill now standing upon Salsbury ... " A fascinating glimpse into the business history of colonial Massachusetts.

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        Harmonia Sacra: or, Divine Hymns and Dialogues with a thorow-bass for the theorbo-Lute, bass-viol, harpsichord, or organ. Composed by the best masters. The words by several learned and pious persons. The second book

      London : Edward Jones, for Henry Playford, 1693. - [6] S. (Titel, 4 S. Widmung), 74 S. 4to. In Typendruck. Titel oben wasserrandig. Titelbl. mit oben kl. Abriss mit minimalem Verlust an Titelornament. Letzte 3 Blätter rechtsoben gering wasserrandig. Marm. Pp. d. Zt. Titel gedruckt in Rot/Schwarz. Initialbuchstaben. Enthält Stücke von Berenclow, John Blow, Carissimi (2), J. Clarke (2), Gratiani (2), R. King, D. Purcell, H. Purcell (5), Anonymus (2). RISM Recueils Imprimés XVIe-XVIIe siècles, S. 578.Versand D: 4,00 EUR cat106, cat106b, collections, illustration, oratorio, cat106, cat106b, collections, illustration, Oratorium Chormusik

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        Life of Dom John de Castro

      1693 - (INDIA) ANDRADA, Jacinto Freire de. The Life of Dom John de Castro, the Fourth Vice-Roy of India… Translated into English by Sir Peter Wyche, Knight. London: Henry Herringman, 1693. Small folio, early full dark brown speckled calf neatly rebacked, raised bands, red morocco spine label. $4500.Expanded second edition of Andrada’s life of the Viceroy of India, João de Castroâ€"dubbed “Castro Forte” by Camões in the Lusiadsâ€"with frontispiece portrait Faithorne and two copper-engraved plates, one folding. A fine copy.In 1545 João de Castro was sent to the Indies. “The next three years were the hardest and most brilliant, as they were the last, of his lifeâ€"years of battle and struggle, of glory and sorrow, of suffering and triumph. Valiantly seconded by his sons (one of whom, Fernão, was killed before Diu)… de Castro achieved such popularity by the overthrow of Mahmud, king of Gujarat, by the relief of Diu, and by the defeat of the great army of the Adil Khan, that he could contract a very large loan with the Goa merchants on the simple security of his moustache. These great deeds were followed by the capture of Broach, bu the complete subjugation of Malacca, and by the passage of Antonio Moniz into Ceylon; and in 1547 the great captain was appointed viceroy by João III” (Britannica, 11th ed.). Andrada’s account, translated admirably by Sir Peter Wyche, eldest son of the English ambassador at Oporto, details the Portuguese discovery, exploration, conquest and control of territories in East India and the Spice Islands, and the conquerors’ continuing efforts to secure their trade routes. First published in Portuguese in 1651; Wyche’s English translation first appeared in 1664. Wing F2156. Engraved bookplate and shelf label.Neat repair to verso of folding plate. A fine, handsome copy.

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