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        Nouveau Voyage de la Terre Australe , contenant Les Coûtumes & les Moeurs des Australiens?

      Claude Barbin, Paris 1693 - Duodecimo, 177 pp., title-page just shaved at fore-edge, edges untrimmed; an attractive copy in crushed brown morocco by Sangorski. Lost among the "Australiens" Scarce seventeenth-century Paris edition of one of the most significant of all imaginary voyages, with clear links to the wider literature of travel and a connection with Quiros. The "south land" is used as the setting for this remarkable work of fiction, 'perhaps the most famous of all the fictitious accounts of Terra Australis' (Mackaness) and 'a major utopia, rich in satire and iconoclasm' (Gibson). Of particular note is the fact that Foigny's book refers to the inhabitants of his Terre Australe as "Australiens" - the first work to use the term to describe an inhabitant of the southern continent. Foigny (circa 1630-1692) had a turbulent life. A promising career as a Franciscan monk was scotched by his 'licentious behaviour' and he was forced to flee to Geneva and Protestantism. Scandal continued to dog him while he was in Switzerland, and he was forced to leave in 1684 leaving behind a large family and a pregnant maid. Foigny rejoined the Catholic faith, and died in a convent eight years later. In this marvellous novel the hero Sadeur is twice kidnapped and four times shipwrecked, ultimately being plucked from the sea by a gigantic winged monster which drops him on the shores of Western Australia. Most of the novel is set in western Australia and openly borrows from Dutch voyages in the region, but the hermaphrodite society Sadeur discovers is entirely Foigny's invention; in this Australian world marked by a rational rejection of the body, Sadeur's curiosity and levity about the topic is considered very de trop, yet worse his 'propensity to unseemly arousal' (Rees).

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        MEMORABLE ACCIDENTS, AND UNHEARD OF TRANSACTIONS, containing an account of several strange events: as the deposing of tyrants, lamentable shipwrecks, dismal misfortunes, stratagems of war, perilous adventures, happy deliverances

      London, printed for Nath. Crouch, 1693.with other remarkable occurrences, and select historical events, which have happened in several countries in this last age. Translated from the French, printed at Brussels in 1691. and dedicated to his present Majesty William King of England, &c. Published in English by R. B. FIRST ENGLISH EDITION 1693, 12mo, approximately 145 x 85 mm, 5¾ x 3¼ inches, splendid frontispiece of William III on horseback engraved by F. H. V. Hove, pages: [6], 174, [12] - catalogue of books printed for Nathaniel Crouch, Dedicatory Epistle to King William signed by T. Leonard. Bound in full early leather, raised bands to spine and 2 gilt lettered red morocco labels. Corners slightly worn, other extremities slightly rubbed, armorial bookplate of the Irish Comerford family with the name James Comerford on the front pastedown plus tiny early bookseller's label, title page and frontispiece slightly browned, small ink name at top of title page, small old paper repair to reverse of fore - edge of title page, margins slightly trimmed, occasionally affecting a catchword, 3 tiny corners missing, 2 with loss of 1 word but easily understandable, all pages lightly age - browned. A good tight copy of a rare interesting book. Possibly translated by Nathaniel Crouch whose pseudonym was Richard or Robert Burton or R. B. The author claims that all the events narrated are true history taken from the best histories, memoirs, voyages, and other famous works that had lately appeared. The narratives concern the Chinese, the Turks, Transylvania, the European Emperor, the French and the Spaniards in the Virgin Isles, the Dutch and the Algerians in sea battles, several eventful voyages to the East Indies, China, Canada, West Indies and various wars. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        SYNOPSIS METHODICA ANIMALIUM QUADRUPEDUM ET SERPENTI GERNERIS. Vulgarium notas characteristicas, rariorum descriptiones integras exhibens: cum historiis & observationibus anatomicis perquam curiosis.

      Londini: impensis S. Smith & B. Walford Societatis Regiae Typographorum, 1693.Præmittuntur nonnulla de animalium in genere, sensu, generatione, divisione, &c. Auctore Joanne Raio, S.R.S. Imprimatur, 15 June, 1693. Robert Southwell, R.S.P. FIRST EDITION 1693, 8vo, approximately 190 x 115 mm, 7½ x 4½ inches, engraved portrait of the author after A8, by W. Elder after W. Faithorne, pages: [16], 336, [8] - index, bound in early vellum, hand lettered to spine, edges speckled. Vellum slightly discoloured, top corners slightly bumped, slight trace of removal of bookplate on front pastedown, slight pale foxing to margins of some pages, pages 1 - 22, 33 - 82, and 98 - 192 are browned to varying degrees, all easily legible, small closed tear to margin of page 321. A very good tight copy (first half browned in parts as usual with no loss). Sections on a huge variety of animals, domestic, farm and wild animals, carnivores and herbivores, mammals, amphibians and snakes of many types. John Ray (1627 ? 1705) was an English naturalist, widely regarded as one of the earliest of the English parson - naturalists, and sometimes referred to as the father of English natural history. He published important works on botany, zoology, and natural theology. He was the first to give a biological definition of the term species. Sotheby's Catalogue of the Earls of Macclesfield, Part I, No. 81; Wellcome Library, Volume IV, page 480. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Op- en ondergang van Cormandel in zijn binnenste geheel open, en ten toon gesteld. Waar in nauwkeurig verhandeld word een ware, en duydelijke beschrijving van alles, wat op Zuyder, en Noorder Cormandel, zo in steden, dorpen, vlekken, rivieren, gebergten, enz. aanmerkens waardig te zien is. Als mede de handel der Hollanders, op Cormandel, met een beschrijving aller logien van de E: Compagnie op die landstreek. Ook op- en ondergang der koningen, die zedert weynige jaren, in Galconda, de hoofd-stad van Cormandel geregeerd hebben.

      Amsterdam, Jan ten Hoorn, 1693.3 parts in 1 volume. 4to. Contemporary vellum (spine with small tear). With engraved title-page and 22 engraved portraits, maps and plans, partly by Jan and Casper Luyken (8 double-page). (30),232; 242; 94,(16) pp.* First and only edition. - 'Daniel Havart travelled to the Indies for the Zeeland chamber of the VOC in 1672. He stayed there from 1672 to 1685 on the Coromandel coast. His book is a standard work on the Coromandel coast and the VOC factories there' (Landwehr, VOC, 559). For a long time the Dutch East India Company was the most powerful trader in India before it became an English colony. This book gives much valuable information on the Dutch on the long eastern coast of India. 'Havart's Op- en ondergang van Coromandel is still an indispensable source for the study of Coromandel and Golconda, in the latter half of the seventeenth century. While it is sometimes mentioned in modern bibliographical and historiographical lists and essays, scholars of the twentienth century have generally ignored it or have used it only superficiall. Not only does Havart add considerably to general knowledge of the region, as for example by his excellent description of Hayatnagar, but he also provides a corrective to the usual, and overly heavy, reliance of modern scholars on the writings of Tavernier and Thévenot. Havart's Dutch contemporaries were better informed' (Lach, Asia in the making of Europe, III, p.1094). - Extremely rare; in fine condition.Tiele 458; Cat. NHSM I, p.241; Van Eeghen en Van der Kellen 227; Peters, In steen geschreven, p. 65-83.

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        MECHANICK EXERCISES: Or, The Doctrine of Handy - Work. Applied to the art of Smithing in general.

      London, printed and sold by J. Moxon, 1693.VOLUME I ONLY OF 2, (without the Volume on Printing), second edition with additions, 1693 - 1694. Small 4to, approximately 210 x 160 mm, 8¼ x 6 inches, 18 engraved plates including frontispiece, complete, (bricklaying was added to later editions with a further 8 plates), pages (8), 1 - 234 plus 8 pages of adverts, 2 jumps in pagination which are present in all copies, collated and guaranteed complete, bound in full modern panelled calf with blind stamped decoration, gilt decorated raised bands, richly gilt in compartments, gilt lettered morocco label, new endpapers. Neat ink number beneath imprint on first title page, very pale damp stain to some upper margins, in places extending into text, diagonal crease to 1 title page, small repair to upper corner of a text page and a title page, the title with very slight loss of border, neatly redrawn, 2 lower corners also repaired, no loss, faint signature to some title pages, plate 3 repaired to upper margin with very small loss to tip of illustration, 2 small stains to margin of 2 plates, 1 plate bound in upside down, plates 17 and 18 have very pale damp staining to large area of upper outer corner, small chip to inner corner of 18, and staining continues to the last page which is also slightly dusty. Binding tight and firm. A good copy of Volume one. Originally published between 1677 and 1680 in 14 numbered parts which are divided up into 4 sections each with title page dated 1693 or 1694. In addition 9 parts have their own simple dated title page (divisional title pages, not called for in part 14 which is an explanation of terms used). One divisional title page at page 115 has been misplaced and should be at page 195. Otherwise our copy collates exactly as ESTC R25166. The four sections are: Smithing (1693, 3 parts), Joinery (1694, 3 parts), House - carpentry (1694, 3 parts), Turning (1694, 5 parts). The second volume was concerned solely with printing. Joseph Moxon (1627 - 1700) was a London dealer and printer, specialising in mathematical books and instruments, a globe maker, amateur in the mechanical arts, hydrographer to Charles II providing maps and charts for royal use, and Fellow of the Royal Society, the first tradesman to be so elected. He produced the first English language dictionary devoted to mathematics. In his Mechanical Exercises he sets out to describe the chief trades of the day with illustrations of machinery, tools, furnaces, locks, plans etc. It is one of the earliest English books to describe and illustrate the tools of various trades and explain their uses. Library of the Earls of Macclesfield, Part Five, page 241; Christie's, The Haskell Norman Library of Science and Medicine, Part II, page 340, No 687, collating the same as our copy. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        MILICIA ANGELICA DEL CINGULO DE S. THOMAS DE AQUINO

      . Zustand: Excelente Einband: Encuadernacion de tapa dura. Valencia. 16h+332Pag+2h, indice. 1693. 16x10. Por el Doctor Don Francisco Antonio de Montalvo. Sto Thomas de Aquino su biografia en lengua castellana. Bella Obra. Ref-9.1 Biblioteca A.

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        Lettera autografa firmata datata Parisiis 16 kal. Novembris 1693 del teologo domenicano, rettore del collegio di San Giacomo docente di Teologia alla Sorbona. La sua Historia ecclesiastica Veteris Novique Testamenti fu messa all'indice da Papa Innocenzo XI. Scrive ad un amico, comunicando di avergli inviato alcuni volumi. Mitto ad te I Geologici istiius operis tomos?. Due pagine in - 8 firmate F. Natalis Alexander.

      

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        MILICIA ANGELICA DEL CINGULO DE S. THOMAS DE AQUINO

      Imp Jaime de Bordazar. - Valencia. 16h+332Pág+2h, índice. 1693. 16x10. Por el Doctor Don Francisco Antonio de Montalvo. Sto Thomás de Aquino su biografia en lengua castellana. Bella Obra. Ref-9.1 Biblioteca A. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Journal du voyage fait a la Mer de Sud, avec les flibustiers de l'Amerique en 1684. & années suivantes. 2e edition (= 3e edition).

      Paris, la veuve de Jean Bapt. Coignard et Jean Baptiste Coignard fils, 1693.Sm.8vo. Contemporary calf, spine ribbed and richly gilt with red morocco title-label to spine (spine ends dam., lower part of hinges splitting but firmly holding). With woodcut printer's mark on title-page. (16),448,(1) pp.* Third edition, first published in Paris in 1689. - 'A rare and charming book. Raveneau de Lussan, a young Frenchman who whished to see the world, sailed from France for San Domingue in 1679. His indebtedness led him to join the buccaneers in search of his fortune. .. Raveneau spent several months raiding in the West Indies, and several years raiding the Pacific coast between Guatemala and Chile. He details both the romantic and the bleak sides of the buccaneering profession, interwoven with colorful descriptions of the natives of the regions and a clear picture of the Spanish colonies on the Pacific' (Hill 1423). - (Final leaves waterstained in outer margin).Sabin 67985; European Americana 693/142; Leclerc 487; Cox II, p.270: A very famous and entertaining work.

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        Le Tableau de la Vie & du Gouvernement de Messieurs les Cardinaux Richelieu & Mazarin, & de Monsieur Colbert : representé en diverses Satyres & Poësies ingenieuses; avec un Recueil d'Epigrammes sur la vie & la mort de Monsieur Fouquet, & sur diverses choses, qui sont passées à Paris en ce temps-là.

      Cologne : Marteau , 1693 - 8 Bl., 432 S., 15,5 cm, Ledereinband der Zeit leicht beschädigt, Vorblatt mit handschr Markierung, Bindung etwas gelockert, leicht gebräunt. Sprache: deu [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Le Tableau de la Vie & du Gouvernement de Messieurs les Cardinaux Richelieu & Mazarin, & de Monsieur Colbert : represente en diverses Satyres & Poesies ingenieuses; avec un Recueil d'Epigrammes sur la vie & la mort de Monsieur Fouquet, & sur diverses choses, qui sont passees a Paris en ce temps-la.

      Cologne : Marteau, 1693. 8 Bl., 432 S., 15,5 cm, Ledereinband der Zeit leicht beschädigt, Vorblatt mit handschr Markierung, Bindung etwas gelockert, leicht gebräunt..

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        De officio hominis et civis juxta legem naturralem libri duo.

      Stockholm & Hamburg, sumptibus Gothofredi Liebezeit, 1693.. Editio quinta emendatior. Duodez. Titelblatt in Rot-Schwarz-Druck, (30), 304 S. Zeitgenössischer Pergamentband. Letzte, zu Lebzeiten des Autors erschienene Ausgabe!.

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        OPUS REFORMATUM, Or, A TREATISE Of ASTROLOGY. In Which the Common Errors of that Art are Modestly Exposed and Rejected. With an Essay Towards the Reviving the True and Ancient Method laid down for our Direction by the Great Ptolomy, and More Agreeable to the Principles of Motion and Nature than that commonly Practised and Taught. In Two Parts

      Printed for Awnsham and John Chu, 1693. Printed for Awnsham and John Chu, 1693. Hardcover. Acceptable.

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        Pyretologia seu exercitationes De Morbis Universalibus acutis.

      . Ad Exemplar Londinense Bremen: Hermanni Braueri 1693. Med 2 foldede tavler. (48) + 440 + (16) s. Samt. helperg. med farvet titelfelt.<br>With 2 folded tables. Contp. full vellum. * First german edit. of this very important book on fevers.<br>.

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        Codex juris gentium diplomaticus, In quo Tabulae Authenticae Actorum publicorum, Tractatuum, aliarumque rerum majoris momenti per Europam gestarum, pleraeque ineditae vel select. ipso verborum tenore expressae ac temporum serie digestae, continentur; a fine Seculi undecimi ad nostra usque tempora aliquot tomis comprehensis: quem ex manuscriptis praesertim Bibliothecae Augustae Guelfebytanae Codicibus et monumentis aliorumque archivorum...edidit G.G.L. MANTOISSA Codicis Juris Gentium Diplomatici ex recensione G. G. L.

      Hannover, Literis & impensis Samuelis Ammonii (sumptibus Gotfridi Freytagii, Bibliopolae Hanover & Guelfebytani), 1693-1700.. Folio. Titelblatt, (32), 24, 479 S.; Titelblatt, (20), 180 S.; (12), 380 S. 2 Teile in einem späteren Pergamentband mit fünf durchgezogenen Bünden.. Ende des 17. Jahrhunderts wurde das Völkerrecht auf jene Grundlage gestellt, die es zu einer eigenständigen Disziplin in der Jurisprudenz werden ließ. Verantwortlich dafür war der Universalgelehrte Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz (1646 - 1716). Zutiefst davon überzeugt, daß internationale Organsisations- und Rechtsformen aufgebaut werden können und müssen, hielt er an der Idee eines allgemeinen (allen Völkern) verbindlichen Völkerrechts fest. Im Mai 1693 erschien der Codex iuris gentium. Mit diesem Werk schuf Leibniz die Editio princeps des modernen Völkerrechts. Der Sinn des Werkes ist entsprechend der Idee von Leibniz die Wiedergabe der geltenden zwischenstaatlichen Verträge. Damit entwickelte Leibniz die Vorstellung von der positivistischen Geltung der geschlossenen Verträge. Dies spiegelt auch den Aufbau des Werkes wieder: neben einer Vorrede und einer Einleitung von Leibniz enthält der Band die von Leibniz ausgesuchten Urkunden des 12. bis 15. Jahrhunderts, denen er völkerrechtlichen Charakter attestiert. Um die Bedeutung dieses großartigen Urkundenwerkes zu ermessen, dürfen die Folgen des 30jährigen Krieges und vor allem der Westphälische Friedensschluß von 1648 nicht vergessen werden. Letzterer verschaffte den emporgekommenen Landesherren nicht gerade geringe Möglichkeiten, die europäische Politik mitzubestimmen. Neben den Großmächten wie Spanien, den Niederlanden, Frankreich, England und Schweden traten neben dem Kaiser und seiner Hausmacht, den Habsburgern, neue Machtzentren auf: Bayern, Sachsen, Hannover und Brandenburg. Die ständige internationale Unruhe, die bestürzenden Kriegsereignisse lehrten die Fürsten, daß ein Staat nur Bestand habe, wenn er sich auf eine starke militärische Macht stütze. Obendrein hatte das Christentum die ethisch-moralische Kraft verloren, bindende Klammer für die einzelnen Staaten zu sein. In dieser Zeit kam mit ungeheurer Vehemenz der Gedanke des Naturrechts als bindende Grundlage auch für die Staatengemein- schaft auf. In dieser Zeit entwickelte Leibniz die Vorstellung von der positivistischen Geltung der geschlossenen Verträge. Fremd war der Gedanke nicht, aus der Rechtspraxis heraus gestaltende, normative Kraft erwachsen zu lassen, denn das Corpus juris civilis, das Leibniz sehr gut kannte, wies ähnliche Strukturen auf. Auch hier war es Fallrecht, das normative Kraft innerhalb der europäischen Rechtskultur entfaltete. Leibniz wandte sich vor allem gegen die moralisierenden Tendenzen seiner Zeit. Die Geltung der positiven Satzungen im Völkerrecht stellt sich auch gegen die aus obersten Prinzipien einer naturrechtlich begründeten "Weltanschaung", wie sie Grotius und Pufendorf entwickelt haben. Verständlich wird dies aus der erlebten Katastrophe des 30jährigen Krieges. Einen ähnlich untauglichen Versuch unternahm Helmut Coing nach dem 2. Weltkrieg, als er in einer durchaus bedeutenden, aber erfolglosen Schrift "Die obersten Grundsätze des Rechts. Ein Versuch zur Neubegründung des Naturrechts, Heidelberg 1947" ähnliches unternahm. Wäre Coing ein Rechtshistoriker mit kritischem Bewußtsein gewesen, wäre er nicht diesem Wiederholungsirrtum erlegen. Vielleicht, hätte er mehr den kühlen, rationalen Leibniz und nicht so viel den schwärmerischen Pufendorf gelesen, so wäre dies auch einem unkritischen Geist aufgegangen. Leibniz war ein moderner Jurist, das kann man mit Fug und Recht behaupten. Einerseits erkannte er die Notwendigkeit moralischer Bindung für alle menschlichen Rechtsetzungen, andererseits befürwortete er bei der wissenschaftlichen Begründung des Völkerrechts einen Maßstab in Form der "konkreten Tatsache des politischen Lebens". Hier klingt beinahe schon Realpolitik an, auf alle Fälle ist es ein Versuch, theologisch ebenso wie philosophisches Denken und (natur)wissenschaftlichen Fortschritt in einer Balance zu halten. Auf dem juristischen Sektor -Leibniz schloß auch sein juristisches Studium mit der ihm eigenen Schnelle und Gründlichkeit ab- entwickelte er famose Ideen und Denkanstöße: sei es im Kampf gegen die Hexenverfolgung, bei der Bekämpfung der Körper- und Todesstrafen oder bei seinem Plädoyer für die Einführung der mündlichen Verhandlung im Zivilprozeß. Als gerade 21jähriger veröffentlichte er eine Schrift über eine grundlegende Reform des juristischen Studiums:"Nova methodus discendae docendaeque iurisprudentiae", er verfolgte Pläne einer Systematisierung des Römischen Rechts und regte Kodifikationen an. Vieles ist bei Leibniz Versuch geblieben, war oftmals nur Gedankenanregung, blieb Torso in der Ausführung: der Codex juris gentium ist sein einziges zu Ende gedachtes und veröffentlichtes Werk. Kollation: Ttlbl., 15nn.Bll., 479 S. VORGEBUNDENES Werk: a. Caspar KLOCK, Tractatus de aerario, Nürnberg 1671.

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        The Lord Chief Baron Atkyn&#39;s Speech to Sir William Ashhurst, Lord Mayor Elect of the City of London, at the Time of His Being Sworn in Their Majesties Court of Exchequer

      London - R. Baldwin, 1693. London - R. Baldwin, 1693 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Ascarce transcript of the speech of Lord Chief Baron Atkinsto the new Lord Mayor of London, Sir William Ashhurst, expressing his faith in the newly appointed mayor. Sir William Ashhurst or Ashurst (26 April 1647 12 January 1720) was an English banker, Sheriff of London, Lord Mayor of London and Member of Parliament. A Whig, he represented the City of London in Parliament for three separate periods between 1689 and 1710; he was generally regarded as one of the Country Whigs, but voted with the Court Whigs against the Disbanding Bill in 1698-9. Condition: Disbound folio. without A1 and E2 , but text is complete. The pages are dusted and mildly age-toned as expected of a book this age. Overall: GOOD though disbound..

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        Some Thoughts Concerning Education

      London: A. & J. Churchill, 1693.. London:: A. & J. Churchill,. 1693.. Second edition. Hardcover. Very good condition. Locke writes to his friend Edward Clarke, his thoughts on education, "Tis what makes the great difference in Mankind: The little, and almost insensible Impressions on our tender Infancies, have very important and lasting Consequences" (p2). The Contents of the Sections appears at the back of the volume, and begins with "Alteration" and ends with "Writing". Small 8vo, v, 262pp, Contents (ii). Handsomely rebound in period style in full calf, the text bright and extremely clean. This is the second edition, with "Patronage." on leaf A3v, line 19. & & A milestone in education theory and is now considered one of the earliest expressions of the principals of modern developmental psychology. Locke advanced three principal theories; that the talents and abilities of a child should dictate that child&#39;s education rather than strict curriculums and the threat of the rod; physical and emotional health were essential to the intellectual development of children; and that exercise and play were a vital part of a child&#39;s overall education. In addition, Locke also argued the need for pictures in books for children; images are vital in the learning process, providing reference points for memories. It was published in 53 editions in the 18th century alone.

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        Sammlung von 5 seltenen Leichenpredigten und -Reden für Ulrike Eleonore von Dänemark (1656-1693), Ehefrau von Karl XI. von Schweden.

      Hamburg, Stettin, Greifswald, 1693.. 8, 6, 2, 2, 15 ungezählte Blatt. Ca. 31 x 19,5/22 cm, Rückenbroschur.. 1. Von Jedermann beweinte .. Grosse Königinn, Frau Ulrica Eleonora Vermählte Königinn der Schweden, Gothen und Wenden Wurde mit diesen bitteren Trähnen in Ihre Königliche Grufft versencket (von Johann Friederich Mayer). Hamburg, Neumann 1693. - 2. Die Krone der Gerechtigkeit, welche von der Hand des Herrn, die Koenigin in Schweden, Ulrica Eleonora, nach gehaltenem Glaubens-Kampff, im Leben, Kranckheit und Sterben, aber darauff erfolgeten Sieg, wieder den Koenig des Schreckens den Todt, und dessen Armee, empfangen hat, und bey Leich-Procession, in der Koenigl. Schloss-Kirchen zu Stettin (von Samuel Hollmann). Stettin, Rhete, 1693. - 3.+4. Diri inclementia fati .. Reginae ac dominae Dn. Ulricae Eleonorae .. / Schmerzliches Klagen der Musen (von Johann Martin Wendt). Greifswald, Starck, 1693 (doppelt vorhanden). - 5. Die auf ein Königliches Leben erfolgende Königliche Krone .. Zum letzten Ehren .. Fr. Ulrica Eleonora .. Leich-Sermon (von Franciscus Buddeus). Greifswald, Strack, 1693. - Teils angerändert und angestaubt, mit Gebrauchs- und Alterungsspuren. Sehr selten

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        ALLEGATIONES IURIS IN QVIBVS QVAMPLVRIME QVAESTIONES. Summe neceffaria, in Suprema Hifpaniarum Curia Tribunalibus difceptate, ad praxim, ufumque forenfem fpectantes enucleantur. CUNCTIS OPUS PERUTILE; DIUQUE VALDE DESIDERATUM

      - Lvgdvni, Petri Borde, 1693,gran folio pergamino, 6 h.+398 págs.+33 h HISTORIA

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        MEMORABLE ACCIDENTS, AND UNHEARD OF TRANSACTIONS, containing an account of several strange events: as the deposing of tyrants, lamentable shipwrecks, dismal misfortunes, stratagems of war, perilous adventures, happy deliverances,

      London, printed for Nath. Crouch, 1693.. London, printed for Nath. Crouch, 1693.. with other remarkable occurrences, and select historical events, which have happened in several countries in this last age. Translated from the French, printed at Brussels in 1691. and dedicated to his present Majesty William King of England, &c. Published in English by R. B. FIRST ENGLISH EDITION 1693, 12mo, approximately 145 x 85 mm, 5¾ x 3¼ inches, splendid frontispiece of William III on horseback engraved by F. H. V. Hove, pages: [6], 174, [12] - catalogue of books printed for Nathaniel Crouch, Dedicatory Epistle to King William signed by T. Leonard. Bound in full early leather, raised bands to spine and 2 gilt lettered red morocco labels. Corners slightly worn, other extremities slightly rubbed, armorial bookplate of the Irish Comerford family with the name James Comerford on the front pastedown plus tiny early bookseller&#39;s label, title page and frontispiece slightly browned, small ink name at top of title page, small old paper repair to reverse of fore-edge of title page, margins slightly trimmed, occasionally affecting a catchword, 3 tiny corners missing, 2 with loss of 1 word but easily understandable, all pages lightly age-browned. A good tight copy of a rare interesting book. Possibly translated by Nathaniel Crouch whose pseudonym was Richard or Robert Burton or R. B. The author claims that all the events narrated are true history taken from the best histories, memoirs, voyages, and other famous works that had lately appeared. The narratives concern the Chinese, the Turks, Transylvania, the European Emperor, the French and the Spaniards in the Virgin Isles, the Dutch and the Algerians in sea battles, several eventful voyages to the East Indies, China, Canada, West Indies and various wars. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        The Character of Queen Elizabeth. Or, a Full and Clear Account of Her Policies, and the Methods of Her Government Both in Church and State. Her Virtues and Defects, Together with the Characters of Her Principal Ministers of State. And the Greatest Part of the Affairs and Events That Happened in Her Times

      London: Printed for Rich. Chiswell, at the Rose and Crown in St. Paul's Church-Yard. London: Printed for Rich. Chiswell, at the Rose and Crown in St. Paul&#39;s Church-Yard 1693. () 376pp. Very good. Octavo. 20th century leather binding with gilt tooling on spine and gilt rules. Marble endpapers, half title, etched frontispiece and title page. Ink inscription to title "G.J. Craney 1883" Text edges dust soiled, overall an attractive copy in remarkable condition. Bohun appears to have written prolifically on subjects ranging from religion to science. A copy of this text is held by the Cambridge University Library. Rare, no copy located in WorldCat..

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        Tomo primero de la Historia de la Provincia del Santo Rosario de Filipinas, Japón y China. Zaragoza, Domingo Gascón, 1693. Junto con SANTA CRUZ, Baltasar de. Tomo segundo de la Historia de la Provincia del Santo Rosario de Filipinas, Japón y China. Zaragoza, Pasqual Bueno, 1693. Junto con SALAZAR, Vicente de. Historia de la provincia del Santissimo Rosario de Philipinas, China y Tunking. Tercera parte en que se tratan los sucessos de dicha Provincia desde el año de 1669 hasta el de 1700. Manila, Imprenta de la Universidad de Santo Thomas, 1742.

      Zaragoza y Manila 1693 - 3 vols. Pergamino de época, rotulación en lomo. I: 4 h. inc. port. con escudo xilográfico de la Orden de Predicadores, 768 p., 26 h. sin num. II: 4 h. inc. port., 531 p.III: 18 h. inc. port., 746 p., 18 h., laúltima de erratas. La obra más emblemática de las crónicas de los Dominicos en las Islas Filipinas; sin duda el mejor y más completa relato sobre la evangelización por los padres misioneros de la Orden en las islas Filipinas. El texto de Diego de Aduarte, el correspondiente al primer tomo, se publicó inicialmente en Manila en 1640, con el título de Historia dela Provincia del Sancto Rosario de la Orden de Predicadores en Filipinas, Japón, China pero una gran parte de la tirada se perdió rumbo a España. Domingo Gascón la publicó de nuevo en Zaragoza en 1693, añadida por Domingo González con una biografía de Aduarte. Meses más tarde se imprimió la segunda parte escrita por Baltasar de Santa Cruz. En 1742, ve la luz la tercera, escrita por Vicente de Salazar, e impresa en Manila. Se publicó una cuarta y última parte por Diego de Collantes en Manila en 1783. estas dos últimas partes resultan muy raras en mercado. Magnífico ejemplar en perfecto estado. Palau, 2897, 2898 y 297884, 2899 y 286767; Salvá, 3398; BH FG 3075, 3076 y 3073; Medina, La Imprenta en Manila, 215. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Stokholmia. Originalgravyr från praktverket Suecia Antiqua et Hodierna. W. Swidde sculp 1693.

      Nyramad i mycket bra skick med rent blad och breda marginaler. Totalmått 93X40.. Kan ej sändas med post måste hämtas i butiken

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        Nouvelle chymie raisonnee.

      Lyon, Amaulry, 1693.. (15,5 x 8,5 cm). (24) 443 (61) S. Mit hübscher Titelvignette. Lederband der Zeit mit reicher Rückenvergoldung.. Erste französische Ausgabe seiner "Chimia rationalis...". - Stellenweise mit alten Anstreichungen. Vereinzelt mit kleinem schwachen Wasserrand. Oberes Kapital teilweise abgestoßen, Vordergelenk etwas eingerissen. Insgesamt gut erhalten. - Partington II; 298, II (ausführlich); Ferchl 146; Duveen 197; Neu 1333; Wellcome II, 534; nicht bei Ferguson First French edition. - "This work was first published in Latin at Leiden in 1683" (Duveen). - Ettmüller (ca.1644-1683) became professor of botany and medicine in Leipzig, where he also lectured on chemistry. He "was a famous teacher and wrote books on chemistry and medicine" (Partington). His "Nouvelle chymie raisonne" is mainly pharmaceutical. "It cites a large number of authors... and is critical, some processes being said to be better than others..." (Partington). - A nice copy in contemporary calf with gilt spine, upper hinge cracked but firm

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        Notitia S. Rom. Germanici Imperii Procerum Tam Ecclesiasticorum Quam Secularium Historico-Heraldico-Genealogica. Ad Hodiernum Imperii Statum accommodata, Et in Supplementum Operis Genealogici Rittershusiani adornata. Editio tertia. Prioribus multo locupletior; Cui accedit De Proceribus Aulae Caesareae Mantissa.

      Tübingen, Joh. Georg Cotta & Philibert Brunnius, 1693.. 32,2x21 cm. Vortitelbl., Titelbl. in Rot/Schwarz mit gestoch. Vignette, (10) Bl., 500 S., (16) Bl., Index, (1) Bl. ERrata. Mit einer gefalt. genealog. Tafel. Schlichter Pgt.-Bd. des 18. Jhdts.. VD17 14:018177Z. - Jacob Wilhelm Imhof (1651-1728), Genealoge aus Nürnberg, reiste nach seinem Studium zur weiteren Ausbildung durch Deutschland nach Frankreich, Italien,Holland und England. In Frankfurt lernte er den lutherischen Reformator Jacob Spener, einen der bedeutendsten Genealogen seiner Zeit, kennen. 1673 kehrte er nach Nürnberg zurück und nahm seine geschichtlichen und genealogischen Arbeiten auf. Zu diesem Zwecke legte er eine grosse Bibliothek von genealogischen und geschichtlichen Werken in fremden Sprachen an unf führte einen regen Briewechsel mit Staatsmännern, Archivaren und Gelehrten. 1684 erschien anonym sein Hauptwerk"Notitia S. R. G. Imperii Procercum, ". (ADB). - (Einband fleckig. Fehlstelle am Rücken mit Pergament überklebt. Alter Namenseintrag auf Innendeckel und Titel. Papier gebräunt. Seitenrädner fleckig. Bis ca. S. 170 mit einem kleiner werdenen Wasserrand im Falz unten).

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        Codex Juris Gentium Diplomaticus In Quo Tabulae Authenticae Actorum

      , 1693. 1693. An Important Chapter in Diplomatic History [Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm (1646-1716)]. Codex Juris Gentium Diplomaticus, In Quo Tabulae Authenticae Actorum Publicorum, Tractatuum, Aliarumque Rerum Majoris Momenti per Europam Gestarum, Pleraeque Ineditae vel Selectae, Ipso Verborum Tenore Expressae ac Temporum Serie Digestae, Continentur; A Fine Seculi Undecimi ad Nostra Usque Tempora Aliquot Tomis Comprehensus: Quem ex Manuscriptis Praesertim Bibliothecae Augustae Guelfebytanae Codicibus, Et Monumentis Regiorum Aliorumque Archivorum, Ac Propriis Denique Collectaneis Edidit G.G.L. Hannover: Literis & Impensis Samuelis Ammonii, 1693-1700. Two volumes in one book. Volume II has two parts and an individual title page reading Godefridi Guilielmi Leibnitii Mantissa Codicis Juris Gentium Diplomatici. Volume I: [xxxii], 24, 479 (ie. 471), [1]; Volume II: [xx], [10], 180; [2], 380 pp. Ten-page index to first half of Volume II misbound at its beginning after p. [xx]. Folio (13-1/4" x 8"). Contemporary vellum, early black-stamped title to spine, edges rouged. Some soiling, minor chipping to spine ends, corners bumped and somewhat worn, bookplate residue to front pastedown, clean tear to foot of half-title mended with archival tape. Moderate toning to text, somewhat heavier in places, scattered light foxing. Early owner signature to front endleaf, interior otherwise clean. * First edition. Better known for his important contributions to philosophy and mathematics, Leibniz was also an attorney, diplomat, state official and judge of the Mainz court of appeals. The Codex Juris Diplomaticus is a collection of annotated treaties and other source materials relating to the diplomatic history of the Guelphs, the factions in central and northern Italy who supported the Pope against the Holy Roman Emperor and his supporters, the Ghibellines, during the 12th and 13th centuries. The main states controlled by the Guelphs were Bologna, Brescia, Crema, Genoa, Mantua, Orvieta and Perugia. The conflict between the Guelph and Ghibbelline states, which was initiated by the Investiture Conflict of 1075, was one of the major international issues of the time. It was not resolved until the 15th century. This work saw a second edition in 1747. Copies of both editions are scarce. OCLC locates 8 complete copies of the first edition in North Americ

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        Pyretologia (griechisch) seu Exercitationes de morbis universalibus acutis.

      Hermann Brauer,, Bremen, 1693 - Bremen, Hermann Brauer, 1693. 8°. 24 n.n. Bl., 440 S., 8 n.n. Bl. Index und 2 gefaltete Tabellen. Halblederband der Zeit mit Schwarzprägung am Rücken und Marmorpapierbezügen. Nicht bei Krivatsy, vgl. 8135 für die erste Ausgabe von 1692. - Hirsch 4, 290. (gibt, wahrscheinlich irrtümlich, Bern als Druckort an). - Zweite Ausgabe. - Richard Morton (1635-1698) galt als "Nebenbuhler" (Hirsch) von Sydenham. Er studierte in Oxford, war aber als Mitglied des College of Physics in London auch Arzt des Prinzen von Oranien. Morton beschrieb alle Arten von Fiebererkrankungen und lieferte dazu im vorliegenden Band eine "Synopsis Febrium" in Tabellenform. 1694 erschien eine Fortsetzung der Beobachtungungen unter leicht abweichendem Titel "Pyregologia seu de febribus inflammatoriis universalibus" - Papier durchgehend gleichmässig leicht gebräunt. - Sauberes Exemplar in einem schlichten, aber guten Einband. Sprache: Lateinisch Halblederband der Zeit mit Schwarzprägung am Rücken und Marmorpapierbezügen. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Genesis sive Mosis Prophetae Liber Primus. Ex Translatione Joannis Clerici, cum ejusdem Paraphrasi Perpetua, Commentario Philologico, Dissertationibus Criticis quinque et Tabulis Chronologicis.

      Abraham Wolfgang und Jansson Waesberg, Amsterdam 1693 - 20 Bll. (Titelblatt in Rot- und Schwarzdruck), 344 Seiten. Pergamentband der Zeit mit auf den Falz gezogenen Pergamentriemchen, farbiger Blattschnitt, 31 cm. EA (eine zweite Auflage folgte 1696 - zahlreiche weitere Auflagen folgten). - Etwas berieben und bestoßen, die Vorsätze mit etwas unbeholfenen älteren Papierreparaturen, die ersten beiden Blätter mit kupierten Ecken. Vereinzelt minimal fleckig. Sonst und insgesamt gutes Exemplar in attraktivem Einband und auf gutem Papier. 1002 Gramm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Le memorie bresciane. Opera historica, e simbolica. riveduta da Fortunato Vinaccesi e dal medesimo in questa nuova Impressione accresciuta di considerabil numero di Marmi non più Stampati.

      appresso Domenico Gromi,, In Brescia, 1693 - Cm. 25, pp. (12) 338 + (6) d'errata. Bell'antiporta allegorica figurata (Isabella Piccini), ritratto dell'autore ed una tavola ripiegata raffigurante un marmo, il tutto fuori testo. Il testo è inoltre arricchito di moltissime incisioni in rame tra cui segnaliamo almeno la veduta (a doppia pagina) del sito di Brescia antica. Legatura strettamente coeva in cartonato alla rustica con titoli in oro su tassello al dorso. Esemplare genuino, marginoso ed in ottimo stato di conservazione. Raro, soprattutto quando perfettamente completo come il presente esemplare. Cfr. Lozzi 963; Cicognara (1947) il quale cita l'ed. del 1616: "Opera utile per le memorie patrie e per molte nozioni antiquarie."; Piantanida (720): "Seconda edizione assai bella. Opera indispensabile per gli studiosi di storia ed archeologia bresciana, importante per le numerose riproduzioni di statue, monumenti, emblemi, simboli, monete e iscrizioni lapidarie.". [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Den geestelicken palm-boom in elke maent nieuwe vruchten gevende; oft generale legende van de levens der heyligen, saligen, dienaers ende dienaressen Godts, uyt de dry-vuldige orden vanden H. en seraphinischen vader Franciscus, bestaende in twaelf boecken.

      Ghendt, Ian Dankaerts a.o., 1693.. 12 volumes 4to (20 x 16 cm). 19th century full calf, covers blindstamped, backs gilt (faded). Hinges with small tears, corners sl. bumped, 2 backs cracked, some repairs to bindings, but strong bindings and firm bookblocks apart from the first quire of the first volume, which is loosening. Inner state: of vol. 1 frontispiece cut off till the plate and pasted on, title seriously damaged and repaired with white paper; of vol. 5 frontispiece cut short and pasted on verso title; of vol. 6 title cut out around the text and pasted on verso frontispiece; serious repairs to these 2 titles with white paper; all the fly-leaves (schutbladen) of the 12 volumes are missing. With 12 frontispieces and 10 (of 12) coats of arms, otherwise a complete set. Text in Dutch. Each volume has a dedication to a different person, accompanied with an engraving (10 of 12) showing his or her coats of arms: Johannes de Bejar, Bernardus Zoetaert, Petrus van der Woestyne, Carolina Theresia de Camargo, etc. - Collation (excluding the plates): vol. 1: (xxviii, 593, (iii) pp (last quires ( "Tafel") waterstained, inner margins repaired), vol. 2: (viii), 761, (i) pp., vol. 3: (xii), 753, (iii) pp., vol. 4: (xii), 747, (v) pp., vol. 5: (x), 767, (v) pp., vol. 6: (xii), 799, (v) pp., vol. 7: (viii), 774, (vi) pp.; vol. 8: (xii), 744, (viii) pp. (inner margin frontisp. and title damaged), vol. 9: (x), 801, (v) pp., vol. 10: (xii), 814, (iv) pp., vol. 11: (xii), 855, (v) pp. (last leaf stained, inner margin repaired), vol. 12: (x), 763, (v) pp. - A complete set is hardly to find, because the volumes were published between 1693 and 1720 by 4 different publishers in this order: Jan Danckaert, Maximilianen Graet, Livinus de Clerck and Franciscus & Dominicus van der Ween..

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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 emendationum specimen, et Tribunus Marianus, declamatio, nunc primum ex codice Ms. edita.

      e Theatro Sheldoniano. Impensis Henrici Cruttenden, typographi, Oxoniae 1693 - First Gibson edition (edited by him at the age of just 24), small 4to, pp. [22], 645, [1], [72] indexes and emendations; contemporary full speckled paneled calf, red morocco label on gilt-decorated spine; small chip from one corner of the top of the spine, else a very good, sound copy. John Evelyn's copy, with the estate bookplate and his accession numbers on the front free endpaper. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        [Pestsäule am Graben in Wien]

      Wien und Augsburg, Rat und Köslin, nach 1693. Altkolorierter Kupferstich von Johann Ulrich Kraus nach Lodovico Ottavio Burnacini mit dem Kolorit von Anna Beek, Bildausschnitt (rote Umrandung) 73,5 x 48 cm, Blattgr. 77,5 x 53 cm. Artisti Italiani in Austria, Abb 5.6.7. Seltenes monumentales Blatt der Wiener Pestsäule (Dreifaltigkeitssäule) am Graben mit ausführlicher Widmung an Kaiser Leopold I. Zu Anna Beek siehe Wurzbach, Niederl. Künstler, I,68. - Im Auftrag des niederländischen Statthalters und englischen Königs Wilhelm III von Oranien-Nassau kolorierte und "vergrößerte" Anna Beek (1657-1717) eine Reihe von Ansichten, in dem sie das Originalblatt auseinander schnitt, auf größerem Papier - mit Zwischenraum - montierte und dann mit ihren bekannten, kräftigen (leuchtenden) Farben kolorierte. Sie verwandte Ansichten von Braun-Hogenberg, Janssonius oder Merian, die dann nach der Kolorierung zu einem großen Ansichtenwerk zusammengebunden wurden. Die Qualität des Kolorits ist in etwa vergleichbar mit dem legendären Kolorit des van Santen aus dem Atlas van der Hem. Der Band der österreichischen Ansichten kam geschlossen in den Besitz des ehemaligen Artaria-Mitarbeiters Hans Philipp Gutacker, seine Erben verkauften sie ebenfalls geschlossen an ein Antiquariat im Rheinland. Alle Blätter sind in dieser Art Unikate; 2 fach gefaltet, eine Falz eingerissen, wie alle Blätter von Anna Beek ausgeschnitten und alt montiert

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        Ammiani Marcellini rerum gestarum qui de XXXXI supersunt, Libri XVIII. ope MSS. codicum emendati ab Frederico Lindenbrogio & Henrico Hadrianoque Valesiis...Omnia nunc recognita ab Jcobo Gronovio, qui...curavit

      Lugduni Batavorum {i. e. Leiden}, apud Petrum van der Aa, 1693.: . Lugduni Batavorum {i. e. Leiden}, apud Petrum van der Aa, 1693.. 1693. Portrait of Gronovius engrd. by ZYLVELT as frontispice, title w. engrd. title-vignette, 22 unnumbered lvs., 514 pp., 7 lvs. index and 6 plates depicting coins, 7 more portrait-plates, 2 double-page fldg. plates by ROMEYN de HOOGHE, one of which is an (often lacking) twice fldg. double-page plate depicting an Egyptian obelisk & 2 text-engravings, all as called for by GRAESSE, I, p. 124. Contemporary overlapping vellum w. contrasting morocco letter-piece gilt. 4°. 19c. bookplate on paste-down: Gualteri Roberti Tornowi as well as his owner&#39;s entry in Latin in ink in a neat hand. Lacking frontal fly-leaf, vellum a bit soiled and stained, lower part of the letter-piece a bit worn (without loss of lettering), a few marginal annotations, tiny hole on a fold of the obelisk-plate, one weak spot in title-page on verso reinforced with paper-strip and some inobtrusive foxing and/or browning in a few places. Alltogether still quite a good, sound copy. More pictures on request. * Not in LANDWEHR.

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        Anderweit und zum Siebenden mahl Neu auffgelegte Arithmatica, oder sehr nützliche Rechen-Kunst, Mit kurtzen Reguln und Exemplis, Nach der Practica, Welche außführlich hierin(n)en beschrieben ist. 12° (ca. 14 x 9 cm), 10 Bll., 504 SS. Pgt. d. Zt. Gest. Frontisp. Titel in Rot u. SChwarz gedruckt. Frankfurt an Main, Moritz Georg Weidmann Verlag 1693. Zustand: Gebräunt, stellenw. fleckig u. wasserrandig, Frontisp. etwas flau. Am Schluß vermutlich einige leere Bll. entnommen, Text jedoch komplett. Vors. mit altem Besitzvermerk. Vord. Gelenk innen gelockert. Mit den üblichen Gebrauchsspuren.

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        Trinum Marinum: oder: Die an einander hangende Drey Meer Pontus Euxinus, Propontis, cum Archipelago: oder: Das Schwartze, Weisse, und Egeische Meer.

      Augsburg, Anton Nepperschmid for Jakob Enderlin, 1693.. Folio (305 x 190 mm). (2), 61, (1) pp. Title page printed in red and black. With 11 (instead of 18?) plates containing 22 copper engravings. Modern boards.. Fascinating, little-received geographical study focusing on the Eastern Mediterranean and Asia Minor, then under Ottoman rule. The anonymous late 17th-century German author hides behind the name of "Philo Cosmographus" and is evidently identical with the "Philo Chronographus" who produced the similarly themed chronographical work, "Arca Temporum", which was often issued together with this, though produced by a different publisher and catalogued separately. The present work features an overview of the geography of the Ottoman Empire, including the Aegean, the Sea of Marmara, and the Black Sea region - the "three seas" to which the title refers. Numerous pages of plates (each page containing two copper engravings) depict maps and views as well as animals (a hyena and sheep, Iraklion and Chania, Nauplia, Koroni, Rhodes, Thessaloniki, Belgrade, Izmir, etc.). - The number of plates, and indeed even the arrangement of engravings on a single page, varies from copy to copy, but this wants 8 plates as compared to the table of plates provided in "Arca Temporum". Occasional inkstains, but well-preserved. - VD 17, 7:688727L; 3:605737C. Weller, Pseud. 439.

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        Arca Temporum Mundi Reserata, Oder: Der Welt eröffnete Zeit- und Geschicht-Beschreibung. Begreiffend: Perspeculatum [...].

      Augsburg, Jakob Koppmayer for Jakob Enderlin, 1693.. Folio (305 x 190 mm). 2 parts in 1 volume. (4), 31, (1), 64 pp. With 12 (instead of 16) plates containing 24 copper engravings. Modern boards.. Fascinating, little-received chronographical study focusing on the history of the Eastern Mediterranean and Asia Minor, then under Ottoman rule. The anonymous late 17th-century German author hides behind the name of "Philo Chronographus" and is evidently identical with the "Philo Cosmographus" who produced the similarly themed geographical work, "Trinum Marinum", which is announced on the title page and was often issued together with this, though produced by a different publisher and catalogued separately. The first part of the work contains a general introduction which relates the 24 hours of the day to the time from Creation to the year 1800 (which is conceived of as the end of the world, leaving another mere 107 years of history to come!). The second part features a chronicle of the "Rule of the Ottoman Porte", from Sultan Osman to Suleyman II. - Numerous pages of plates (each page containing two copper engravings) depict costumes, animals and plants, maps and views of towns (Sultan Osman, the Ottoman Residence and a view of Constantinople, dolphins and cranes, Turkish ladies in their various garments, a cypress and a mastix tree, etc.). - The number of plates, and indeed even the arrangement of engravings on a single page, varies from copy to copy, but this wants 4 plates as compared to the table of plates. Well-preserved. - VD 17, 12:645730N. Weller, Pseud. 439.

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        Genesis sive Mosis Prophetae Liber Primus. Ex Translatione Joannis Clerici, cum ejusdem Paraphrasi Perpetua, Commentario Philologico, Dissertationibus Criticis quinque et Tabulis Chronologicis. -

      Amsterdam: Abraham Wolfgang und Jansson Waesberg 1693,. 20 Bll. (Titelblatt in Rot- und Schwarzdruck), 344 Seiten, Pergamentband der Zeit mit auf den Falz gezogenen Pergamentriemchen, farbiger Blattschnitt, 31 cm. EA (eine zweite Auflage folgte 1696 - zahlreiche weitere Auflagen folgten). - Etwas berieben und bestoßen, die Vorsätze mit etwas unbeholfenen älteren Papierreparaturen, die ersten beiden Blätter mit kupierten Ecken. Vereinzelt minimal fleckig. Sonst und insgesamt gutes Exemplar in attraktivem Einband und auf gutem Papier..

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        Relazioni varie cavate da una traduzione inglese dall'originale portoghese.

      Firenze, Piero Matini, 1693.. (3), 112. With 1 engraved frontispiece and 1 engraved folding map of the Nile. Later half calf with marbled boards. Some small marginal stains and tiny(!) marginal wormholes, a few neat repairs to some edges, but in all a very good, well-preserved copy of a rare book!***Very scarce first Italian edition, translated from the first English edition 'Relation of the River Nile', but enhanced with a frontispiece and a nice folding map showing the course of the Nile! - One of the most important and earliest sources on Ethiopia and the Nile! Jeronimo Lobo (1595-1687), a Jesuit priest, stayed in Ethiopia, mostly in Tigre, for 9 years and travelled to Lake Tana and the Blue Nile, reaching the province of Damot. When the Jesuits were expelled from the country, he too had to leave and did so via Massaua and Suakin. 'He was the best expert on Ethiopian matters. After Pais, Lobo is the second European to describe the sources of the Blue Nile and he did so exacter than Bruce' (transl. from Henze). - Cf. Lockot 788, Kainbacher 249, Henze III, 273. Gesamte Buchbeschreibung © Antiquariat Ralf Eigl. Reise. Reisen. Afrika. wf. Äthiopien. Ethiopia. Abessinien. Abyssinia. Africa. Nord-Ost-Afrika. Nil. Ägypten. Egypt. Nile. Nilo.Travel. Exploration..

      [Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Ralf Eigl]
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        The Works of Josephus: with Great Diligence Revised and Amended, according to the excellent French Translation of Monseiur Arnauld D'Andilly. Also the Embassy of Philo Judaeus to the Emperor Caius Caligula, never transla

      T. Basset, N. Ranew, R. Chiswell, J. Wright, J. Robinson, M. Wotton, and G. Connyers, London, 1693. Very Good with no dust jacket. First Edition Thus. First Printing. Hard Cover Full brown leather, spine in seven compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering on burgundy label in one compartment. Illustrated with numerous copperplate engravings and double-page map of the Holy Land. This volume contains all of the known works of Josephus, that is: (1) The Antiquities of the Jews (which contains the only contemporary extra-biblical references to Jesus); (2) The Jewish War; (3) Reply to Appion; and (4) The Martyrdom of the Maccabees. It also contains the account of Philo of Alexandria of his Embassy to the Emperor Caius Caligula in 40 A.D. Professionally rebacked with original spine laid on, former owner's name on title page, text block tight, pages supple. All illustrations present. VERY GOOD. Folio 13" - 23" tall. (xiv), 854, (33) pp

      [Bookseller: Round Table Books, LLC]
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        Historia overo vita di Elisabetta Regina d'Inghilterra. Della per Sopranome la Comediante Politica.

      Amsterdam, A.Wolfgang, 1693.. 2 Bde. 8°-kl. M. 38 Kupfertaf.u. 20 ganzs.Kupfern im Text. 12 Bll. ,552 S.,12 Bll. u. 586 S.,12 Bll. Etw. späterer Ldr.m. reicher RVergold.u. dopp. RSch. (Etw. berieben u. bestoßen ,einige kl. Wurmgänge am Einbd., innen nur schwach gebräuntes gutes Exempl.). Erste Ausgabe.. Graesse IV,183; BM 17th Cent. It.Books 479 - Elisabeth (1533-1603), ab 1558 Königin v. England u. Irland, heute als Elisabethanisches Zeitalter bekannt, unter ihrer Amtsführung wurde 1587 Maria Stuart hingerichtet.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Seidel & Richter]
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        Critique sincere de plusieurs ecrits sur la fameuse baguette, contenant la decision de ce qu'il en faut croire, avec la regle pour justifier et pour condamner de magie mille effets qui nous surprennent.

      Lyon, Laurent Langlois 1693.. 4 Bll., 160 S. - II. Reponse aux objections de Mr. Pirot Chanc- de l'Egl. & de l'Univ de Paris, de Mr. l'Abbe de la Trappe, de Mr. Basset l'Obeancier, de Mr. Malebranche, & d'autres savans, contre la baguette. Addition a la Critique sincere, &c. Par le meme auteur. Seconde edition. Lyon, Laurent Langlois 1693. 24 S. Buntpapier-Umschlag d. Zt.. Brunet V, 1061; Graesse VI, 251; De Backer-S. IV, 630, 1. - Kritische Untersuchung zur Frage der Wünschelrute ("baguette"). - Umschlag etwas lädiert. Tls. eselsohrig.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Uwe Turszynski]
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        Bordeaux,Carte Maritime, Sanson-Jaillot, anno 1693, scarce map

      Bordeaux, ,1693. Scarce map, edited by Sanson-Jaillot, anno 1693 in Le Neptune Francois. Gorgeous example of Romain De Hooghe's map of the Bordeaux. De Hooghe was a famous Dutch Artist, employed by King William III. This is one of a group of 9 charts which he executed and were published by Sanson- Jaillot/Mortier and which are widely regarded as the most decorative sea charts of the 17th Century. Size of the leaf: 62x50 cm...

      [Bookseller: Hammelburger Antiquariat]
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        Carte du Detroit du Sond contenant les costes de L'Isle de Zelande comprises entre Nicopen et L'Isle de Meun, et celles du Schonen. Depuis la Pointe de Kol. jusqu'a Valsterbon. Altkolor. Kupferstichkarte. Paris, um 1693. 60 x 87 cm.

      1693. . Aus: See-Atlas 'Le Neptune Francoys' des Pierre Mortier gestochen von Alexis Jaillot 1693.

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        Carte mer Dannemark, mer baltique, Sanson-Jaillot 1693

      Carte mer Dannemark, ,. Carte mer Dannemark, mer baltique, Sanson-Jaillot 1693: " CARTE DE LA MER DE DANNEMARK ET DES ENTREES DANS LA MER BALTIQUE..." Old coloured map by Sanson-Jaillot, Published by Pierre Mortier 1693, size of the leaf: 63x97 cm., some restorations of the oxidated parts of the green colours. For more informations please klick the below link. Altkolorierte Karte von Dänemark, diverse hinterlegte Koloritbrüche..

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        'Le Duche De Iuliers, l'Abbaye de St. Cornelis Munster, la Baronie De Wickrad, et la Ville Imperiale d'Aix la Chapelle. Tire des Memoires les plus nouveaux, Par le Sr. Sanson Geographe Ordinaire du Roy. A Paris. Chez H. Iaillot joignant les grands Augustins, aux deux Globes. Avec Privilege du Roy. 1693.':.

      . Altkol. Kupferstich v. Nicolas Sanson b. Alexis-Hubert Jaillot in Paris, dat. 1693, 43,5 x 56,5 (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request). Pastoureau, Jaillot 1D, 78. - Zeigt das Herzogtum Jülich mit dem Gebiet der Abtei Kornelimünster, das Gebiet der Stadt Aachen und die Baronie Mönchengladbach-Wickrath. - Oben rechts Titelkartusche. - Unten links Kartusche mit Maßstab.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas]
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