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        [Giuseppe Tortoriti] Joseph Tortoriti, faisant le personage de Scaramouche

      Augsburg: Published in Augsburg by Jeremias Wolff, 1695. Engraving with superb early colour and rich gold highlights. Printed on watermarked laid paper. In excellent condition. Image size: 9 5/8 x 6 7/8 inches. This is a handsome print, with breathtaking early colour, depicting the celebrated Italian comic actor Guiseppe Tortoriti, in the character of Scaramouche Giuseppe Tortoriti, shown as Scaramouche, was usually Pasqariel, and was known by the latter name. He was one of the leading commedia dell'arte performers when Louis XIV closed the theatre in Paris in 1697 because of a supposed insult to Mme. Maintenon. Louis selected Tortoriti to form a new company, which was allowed to perform in France but not within 30 leagues of Paris. Tortoriti's troupe played mainly around Toulouse. Italian troupes did not perform in Paris again until after Louis' death. This bold print is from a colourful series of costume prints engraved and published by Jeremias Wolff at the beginning of the 18th century. The series depicts prancing figures in flamboyant theatrical costumes, and is a superb example of early costume prints. Costume and trade prints, such as this, became extremely popular in Europe at the close of the seventeenth century and continued to serve as a source of inspiration until the decadent days of the Art Deco movement in the 1920's. This magnificent series depicts the costumes of ballet dancers, and opera singers, as well as the vibrant apparel of a jester at a masque ball. As is typical of this genre of print, the figures are pictured in front of an architectural or pastoral background and richly coloured in thick opaque colour with vibrant gold highlights. The series was executed and produced by the prolific German publisher Jeremias Wolff. Wolff came from a family of engravers and became extremely successful, both as an engraver and as a publisher and printseller. He was one of the most prolific publishers and engravers in Augsburg and is responsible for some of the finest engravings to come out of the city. In addition to a number of other costume books and portraits, he was a successful map publisher and it is for his skill as a cartographic engraver that he is perhaps best known. Colas, Bibliographie General du Costume et de la Mode ; Lipperheide, Katalog der Freiherrlich von Lipperheide'schen Kostum-Bibliothek, 1896-1901.

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        Gesamtansicht ('Amsterdam.').

      - Kupferstich von 2 Platten gedruckt v. Matthäus Merian aus Vermehrte Archontologia Cosmica, . b. Matthäus Merian Sel. Erben in Frankfurt a.M., 1695, 20,5 x 71,5 Fauser, Repertorium älterer Topographie. Druckgraphik von 1486 bis 1750, Bd. I, S. 21, Nr. 376. - Zeigt eine Panoramaansicht von Amsterdam mit zahlreichen Segelbooten im Vordergrund. - Oben mittig Vedutentitel; oben rechts u. links Wappen; am unteren Ansichtenrand Girlande mit Erklärungen in 8 Spalten von a. - z. (hochauflösende Bilder auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - high resolution pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        A New Map of the English Empire in America Viz Virginia Maryland Carolina Pennsylvania New York New Jersey New England by Rob: Morden

      London: "Sold by Robt. Morden at the Atlas in Cornhill./ And by Christopher Brown at ye Globe/ near the Westend of St. Pauls/ Church: London", 1695. Copper-engraved map by John Harris, with original outline colour. Paper toned and margins somewhat soiled otherwise in very good condition. A rare and important map of the American colonies, in the scarce first state. This is in effect a propaganda map, compiled during the War of the League of Augsburg, or King William's War (1689-97). Morden shows the English American colonies thrusting westward, at the expense of the rival French claims. In addition to the Midwest, much of Canada is shown as English. The English colonies along the Atlantic Seaboard are carefully delineated according to English sources, but Canada, the Mississippi Valley, and the Great Lakes are based on French sources, including the maps of Dablon (1672) and Thevenot (1681). Morden still preserves Lederer's configuration (1672) in his depiction of the interior of the Southeast. At lower right is a large inset map of the North Atlantic, the vital life line between Britain and its American empire. Just above is the title piece crowned by the Royal Arms, and an inset map of Boston Harbor based on Thomas Pound's A New Mapp of New England from Cape Codd to Cape Sables (1691). The engraver, John Harris was one of the most accomplished members of his profession working in England. The insets are surrounded by decorative acanthus brackets and supports in the arabesque style, a signature motif of the artist. A second state was published in 1719 with the imprint of John Senex. Provenance: deaccessioned from the Western Reserve Historical Society, 2001 Degrees of Latitude , pp. 358-360; Stevens & Tree, Comparative Cartography , 20a, in Tooley, The Mapping of America ; McCorkle, New England in Early Printed Maps , 695; Cumming, The Southeast in Early Maps , 119; Phillips, A List of Maps of America, p. 564.

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        Hebrew] Mikhlol yofi

      Chaim ben Rabbi Judah Lieb, Amsterdam 1695 - Early marbled paper covered wooden boards backed in vellum. Spine perished and vellum largely lacking, paper chipped and torn from boards, corners cracked with some loss of wood. Binding structure still more or less intact, browning to page edges, old stamp to title and final leaf. (1), 33ff. Scarce Cabalistic commentary in Ecclesiastes. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Religion & Theology; Inventory No: 045340. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Document signed by Col. Dudley Bradstreet, son of poet Anne Bradstreet, who was accused as a witch and murderer. Ironically, as Justice of the Peace, he signed almost 50 arrest warrants for those accused of witchcraft - also signed by Minister Joseph Moody, subject of Hawthorne's "The Minister's Black Veil."

      Essex County, Massachusetts, March 28, 1695. 12.75" x 16.5". "Manuscript Document Signed ""Dudley Bradstreet Justice of peace,"" 1 page, 12.75"" x 16.5"". March 28, 1695. Also signed ""Jos. Moody Regr.,"" ""Samuel Ingolls Junr,"" ""Joseph Woodbridge,"" and ""John Law Tertius."" On watermarked laid paper. Holes and gaps at folds do not materially affect the appearance or legibility of the deed. Toned folds do not affect the darkly penned document. Folds expertly mended on verso. Very good condition.Col. Dudley Bradstreet (1647-1706), as Justice of the Peace, acknowledges ""this instrument to be his Act & Deed"" in an Autograph Endorsement Signed on March 28, 1695, nine months after Samuel Ingalls, Jr. sold Cocks-Hall, a 6 mile by 4 mile tract of land in Essex County, Massachusetts, to Serjeant Stephen Jaques. Joseph Moody (1700-1753), Registrar, signs an Autograph Endorsement Signed on May 30, 1727, attesting that the deed here offered was ""Recorded with the Records of Deeds &c for the County of York ... Compared by Jos. Moody Regr."" Moody was York?s registrar of deeds, county clerk, and judge. He later became minister of the Second Church of York. Moody was the veiled Puritan minister in Nathaniel Hawthorne?s fictional short story The Minister's Black Veil. He preached with a handkerchief over his face and kept a diary in coded Latin. Joseph Woodbridge (1657-1726) and John Law signed as witnesses. Law may be John Law (1635-1707) of Acton, Mass., just 35 miles southwest of Ipswich.BackgroundDudley Bradstreet was a son of Anne Bradstreet (1612-1672), the first woman to be recognized as an accomplished New World poet. He was an attorney, a Colonel in the militia, schoolteacher, and served as a selectman and town clerk in Andover, Mass. Though he opposed the entire witchcraft delusion, he found himself in the unenviable position of Justice of the Peace during the hysteria. In the eight weeks from July 15 to September 6, 1692, Col. Bradstreet granted out arrest warrants against, and committed, some 30 people to prison for supposed witchcrafts.On September 7, 1692, Rev. Thomas Barnard called a meeting of a portion of his congregation in Andover. After a short prayer, Rev. Barnard launched into a sermon describing the evils of witchcraft. Apparently 18 women and girls present were blindfolded and had their hands laid upon several children who were said to be afflicted by these women (the ""touch"" test). The men present encouraged the confused and upset women to confess they were witches as a way to eternal life. They were then seized by a warrant from Dudley Bradstreet and taken to Salem. Bradstreet then refused to grant any warrants. Not long afterwards, both he and his wife Ann were themselves, accused of witchcraft, with the ""afflicted"" claiming that they had killed at least nine people.Bradstreet and his wife fled but he later returned to Andover and his name appears first on the petition presented to the Superior Court of Judicature at Salem at its opening session on January 3, 1693. It was signed not only by Bradstreet, but also by Rev. Thomas Barnard, 39 other men, and 12 women. The petition affirmed the innocence of the women. Col. Bradstreet's brother, John Bradstreet, had met a few of the ""afflcted"" girls in the street when a dog ran out, barked at him then ran away. Immediately, the girls accused John Bradstreet of having afflicted the dog. John didn't wait for the inevitable complaint and fled to New York on the first available ship. The dog was tried, found guilty, and dog was hanged as a witch.The Land DeedThe land deed here offered, in part: ""To all People to whom these Presents shall come I Samuel Ingolls Junr of Ipswich in the County of Essex in the Province of the Massachusetts Bay in New England America send Greeting Know ye that the sd Samuel Ingolls Junr for divers good Causes & Considerations me thereunto Moving but especially for & in Consideration of a valuable Sum in Hand paid unto me ye sd Samuel Ingolls Jun by Serjnt Stephen Jacques of Newbury in ye County aforesd the Receipt of all & every part thereof I do own my self to have received to my full satisfaction & content & do thereby for my self my heyrs Execrs & Administs acquitt exonerate & discharg the sd Serjnt Stephen Jaques his heyrs Execrs and Administs by these Present Have given granted bargained & sold enscoffed and confirmed and Do by these Presents fully freely clearly and absolutely give grant bargain and sell enscoffed & confirm unto the sd Serj Stephen Jaques two hundred Acres of Land being part of a Tract which my self and divers others as joynt Purchasers purchased of Mr Harlackenden Symonds of Ipswich in the County aforesd which sd Tract of Land is six Miles in length & four Miles in Breadth known by the Name of Cocks Hall in the County of York=shire in the Province of Maine...""...two hundred Acres of Land herein mentioned belonging as namely the Trees ,Woods, under woods standing or lying upon the sd Land whatsoever or wheresoever it shall be, against all Manner of Persons whatsoever having claiming or pretending to have any just or lawful Right or Title or Interest unto the sd bargained Premisses or any Part or Parcel thereof To have and to hold the sd bargained Premisses & every Part & Parcel thereof as aforementioned together with all Meadows Swamps Waters & Water Courses Mines or Mineralls in or upon sd Land To him the sd Serjnt Stephen Jaques his Heirs Execrs Adminisrs & Assigns for ever..."""

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        A Discourse of the Fishery. Briefly Laying Open, Not Only the Advantages, and Facility of the Undertaking, But Likewise the Absolute Necessity of It. Asserted, and Vindicated From All Material Objections

      London Charles Brome, at the Gun at the West End of St. Pauls 1695. Wrappers rubbed with edge and spine wear. Contents VG. Uncut Reprint Grey card cover 160mm x 100mm (6" x 4"). 20pp. 'Re-printed at the request of the Undertakers of the Royal Fishery.'.

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        Thesaurus geographicus. A new body of geography: or, a compleat description of the Earth: containing I. by way of introduction, the general doctrine of geography [...] II a description of all the known countries of the Earth [...] IV maps [..]

      London: Printed for Abel Swall and Tim Child at the Sign of the Unicorn at the West end of St Paul's Cathedral. Good. 1695. Hard Cover. [8], 44, [4]; 42, 43-48 leaves, 49-50, 51-56 leaves, 57-144, 145-154 leaves, 155-238 [i.e. 235], [1], 239-260, 255-278, 273-274, 285-404, 407-506, [14] pages. ESTC R33826. Pagination erratic, but agrees with the ESTC description. 2 plates, the other maps are printed on the text pages. Pages 363-410 are misbound after page 438. Bound in worn full leather, joints split, lacks lettering label from spine. Armorial bookplate to the front pastedown of The Honble George Baillie Esqr one of the Lords of the Treasury, dated 1724. His ownership signature in ink to the title page. Light browning throughout, occasionally darker. Some staining at the start and finish. Some wear to page edges p315-318. The map of the Americas on page 473 shows California as an island. The 2 plates are facing page 8 - A new mapp of the roads of England and facing page 232 a map of Savoy and Piedmont. Bound in old full leather, spine worn and lacking lettering label. Joints split. .

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        A New Voyage to Italy, With a Description of the Chief Towns, Churches, Tombs, Libraries, Palaces, Statues, and Antiquities of that Country. Together with Useful Instructions for those who shall Travel thither. Done into English, and adorn`d with Figures.

       London, Bentley/Goodwin/Wotton/Manship 1695. Vol. II (von 2) ap. 8°. 337 (22) S. Mit 2 (dav. 1 gefalt.) Kupfertaf. Ldr. d. Zt. Rü. restaur.Sehr seltene erste Originalausgabe. - Maximilian Misson (1650-1722) war normannisch-französischer Hugenotte, der nach England emigrierte. Von dort aus begleitete er als Hofmeister die Enkel des Herzogs von Ormond auf ihrer Grand Tour durch Holland, Deutschland und Italien. Seine später veröffentlichte \"Reise nach Italien\" zählt zu den wichtigsten Italienhandbüchern des 17. u. 18. Jahrhunderts. \"La première description détaillée d`Italie\" (Graesse IV, 551). , Versand D: 4,00 EUR Reise, Italien

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        Gesamtansicht von Stadt und Festung ('Prospect der Vestung Mongats welche die Furstin Ragotski des rebellen Tekeli Ehefraw selbs commandiert, und gegen die Kayserliche armée auffs euserst deffendiert hatt, und entlich nach ausgestandenen langwirige bloqude sich im Januario 1688. ergeben mussen. - N. Person exc.1695.').

      - Kupferstich v. Nicolas Person aus Quotidiani Martis Labores . b. Nicolas Person in Mainz, dat. 1695, 8 x 27 Meurer, Das Festungsbuch des Nicolas Person, Nr. 76. - Selten (rare)! (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Nova, et accurata munitissimi Portus S. Malo eique adiacentium Insularum relatio. - Moguntiae apud N. Person 1695. - C 24':.

      - Kupferstich v. Nicolas Person aus Quotidiani Martis Labores . b. Nicolas Person in Mainz, dat. 1695, 18 x 27 Meurer, Das Festungsbuch des Nicolas Person, Nr. 81. - Nicht bei Gaudillat, Anciennes cartes marines de la Bretagne 1580-1800. - Zeigt den Golf von Saint Malo mit den vorgelagerten Inseln u. den Mündungstrichter der Rance sowie den Küstenstreifen der Bretagne von St. Brieuc im Westen bis Rothéneuf im Osten; mittig in der Karte Saint-Malo. - Unten links Kartusche mit Kartentitel, Druckort, Autorenangabe u. Datierung in 4 Zeilen; darunter Meilenzeiger; in der Rance-Mündung kleine Kompaßrose. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Psalmorum Davidicorum analysis, in qua aperte cernitur singulis in Psalmis ordinem esse admirabilem: adiungitur commentarius amplissimus, in quo non tantum sensus literales, sed omnes etiam mystici exponuntur [...]. Adduntur loci communes, de omnibus prope materiis moralibus, non solum ad conciones; sed etiam ad honestam conversationem: allatis diversarum nationum non paucis historiis [...]. 6 Bände.

      Köln, Johann Wilhelm Friessem, 1695-1698. Fol. Mit einem gest. Frontispiz. Titelbll. in Rot u. Schwarz m. großen Holzschn.-Vignetten (bzw. die erste in Kupferstich). Mit zahlr. Holzschn.-Vignetten bzw. -Initialen im Text. 26 Bll., 1358 Sp., 8 Bll.; 6 Bll., 1570 Sp., 10 Bll. (das letzte weiß); 6 Bll., 1696 Sp., 6 Bll.; 5 Bll., 1748 (2) Sp., 5 Bll.; 5 Bll., 1534 Sp., 5 Bll. (das letzte weiß); 5 Bll., 1706 Sp., 5 Bll. (das letzte weiß), Schweinsldr.-Bde. d. Zt. über Holzdeckeln a. 5 Bünden m. reicher Blindprägung, handschriftl. Rückentiteln, dreiseitigem Farbschnitt u. 2 Schließen. Vollständig u. einheitlich zeitgenössisch gebunden wie vorliegend selten. - Die vorderen Innendeckeln jeweils mit einem zeitgen. gest. Wappenexlibris (ca. 14,2 x 10,5 cm) des 1743 verstorbenen Johann Ernst von Ortenhofen, der von 1697-1743 Probst in Pöllau war (vgl. ausführlich u. mit Abbildung: Karl F. Stock. Steirische Exlibris gestern und heute, S. 242). - Die schönen Einbände etw. berieben u. bestoßen. Innendeckeln sowie die ersten u. letzten Bll. mit vereinzelt stärkeren Wurmspuren (tlw. mit etw. Bild- bzw. Buchstabenverlust). Wenige Bll. mit kl. Randläsuren. Durchg. gebräunt u. stock- bzw. braunfleckig. - VD17, 23:297767B, 12:120958H, 12:120962U, 12:120965S, 12:120967G u. 12:120970L; vgl. De Backer/S. I, 1536, 20. Versand D: 12,00 EUR Le Blanc, Psalmorum Davidicorum analysis, Jesuiten, Ortenhofen, Ex Libris, Exlibris

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        Höchstfürtreflichstes Chiromantisch- und Physiognomisches Klee-Blat/ Bestehend aus drey herrlichen Tractaten Und zwar erstlich Des Kunst-berühmtesten Ronphyle Hand-Wahrsagung; Zum andern: Niclas Spadons Schauplatz der Curiositäten; Und dann drittens D.D. Johann Sigmund Eltzholtzens Anthropometrie oder Meß-Kunst des Menschlichen Cörpers/ Welchen wegen Gleichheit der Materie Dominici de Rubeis Physiognomische Tafeln/ Cardani Metoposcopie und Melampus von den Mählern des menschlichen Cörpers miteingeruckt etc. Alles aus dem Frantzösischen/ Italiänischen/ Lateinischen und Griechischen getreulich übersetzt/ auch mit darzu gehörigen Kupffern gezieret/ und den curiösen Liebhabern eröffnet und gewiedmet/ Durch J. G. D. T.

      Nürnberg Johann Zieger ; 1695 - EA; ca 17x11 cm; (28) 112 Seiten, (2) Seiten 3-208, (2) Seiten 3-550 [so korrekt] mit gest. Frontispiz und 20 Kupfertafeln; Ledereinband d. Zt. (etwas bestoßen, Schließbänder fehlen, Stempel auf Frontispizrückseite, hinterer fliegender Vorsatz fehlt, teils gebräunt oder braunfleckig, 1 Blatt mit kleinem Randeinriß, 1 Blatt mit etwas ungeschickt geklebtem Einriß [dort etwas Text überklebt]; insgesamt gutes Exemplar) Sehr seltene Zusammenstellung von 3 Abhandlungen zur Handlesekunst, Physiognomie und Proportionslehre des menschlichen Körpers (und den daraus ablesbaren Eigenschaften). Jeder Teil mit eigenem Titelblatt, sowie eigenes Titelblatt und Frontispiz für das Gesamtwerk. Einzeln sind die Teile nicht erschienen. 0,000 gr. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Haupttitel \"LE BOUFON DE LA COUR\" mit 4 Erzählungen.

      , Leder Gut Text Französisch. Eine Sammlung von vier galanten Barock-Erzählungen, gebunden in einem goldgeprägten Ganzleder-Einband der Zeit mit Haupttitel \"LE BOUFON DE LA COUR\", montiertes Titelschildchen auf reichlich vergoldetem Buchrücken, 4 Bünde, einige Gebrauchsspuren, eher Patina, liegt gut in der Hand, STOCKFLECKENFREI. ---- Inhalt: 1. LE BOUFON DE LA COUR ou remède preservatif contre la melancolie. A Paris, chez Claude Barbin, au signe de la croix, 1695. Ganzseitiges Frontispiz vor dem Titelblatt, 235 paginierte Seiten mit hübschen Textvignetten, 4 Seiten Inhaltsverzeichnis. ---- 2. AMOURS DE NERON. Par Mad. (Mademoiselle de la Rocheguilhelm, französische Autorin, gestorben 1710, die sich an Madame de Scudery orientierte, welche selbst einen berühmten literarischen Salon in Paris führte und als prototypische Autorin der sogenannten Preziosität gesehen wurde), à la Haye, ches Abraham Troyel, 1695. Titelvignette, 93 Seiten. ---- 3. JOURNAL AMOUREUX DE LA COUR DE VIENNE. A Cologne, chez Pierre Marteau, 1689. Titelvignette, 160 Seiten. ---- 4. L`AMOUR EN FUREUR OU LES EXCES DE LA JALOUSIE ITALIENNE. Nouvelle curieuse. (Anonym: Sébastien BREMOND) A Cologne, chez Pierre Marteau, 1691. Hübsches, ganzseitiges, gestochens Frontispiz, Titelvignette, Textvignette, 92 Seiten. Eine kuriose, witzige, anekdotische, sicherlich auch erotische Sammlung von vier Kurzgeschichten aus der Zeit des Sonnenkönigs Ludwig XIV, insgesamt gut erhalten. ---- Ouvrage relié cuir-basane, dos avec de piece de titre, quatre nerfs, dorures un peu effacées, néanmoins très agréable patine et bon état général, sans rousseurs. Contient: 1. LE BOUFON DE LA COUR ou remède preservatif contre la melancolie. A Paris, chez Claude Barbin, au signe de la croix, 1695. Joli frontispice avant page de titre, 235 pages avec vignettes, 4 pages d`index. 2. AMOURS DE NERON. Par Mad. (Mademoiselle de la Rocheguilhelm, auteure francaise, morte en 1710, qui s`inspira beaucoup de Madame de Scudery (inoubliable precieuse qui elle-même inspira Molière)). A la Haye, ches Abraham Troyel, 1695. Vignette de titre, 93 pages. 3. JOURNAL AMOUREUX DE LA COUR DE VIENNE. A Cologne, chez Pierre Marteau, 1689. Vignette de titre, 160 pages avec préface de l`auteur. 4. L`AMOUR EN FUREUR OU LES EXCES DE LA JALOUSIE ITALIENNE. Nouvelle curieuse. (Anonyme: Sébastien BREMOND) A Cologne, chez Pierre Marteau, 1691. Avec joli frontispice avant page de titre, vignettes, 92 pages. Dans l`ensemble bon état pour ce petit livre fort divertissant, rempli d`anecdotes quant à la cour du Roi Soleil. --- 7,5 x 13,5 Cm. 0,22 Kg. Versand D: 5,50 EUR Raritäten Rara Anekdoten Humor Novellen Erotik Literatur Rokoko Bouffon Humour Erotica Versailles

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        Canada Orientalenell' America Settentrionale descritta.

      Venice. Published by V.M.Coronelli. 1695. - Image size; 61.2x 45.2cm (24"x 17.54"), copper engravedmap, contemporary hand colouring, double line matted and beautifulcontemporary style frame, a fine attractive map.() Decorative 17thcentury mapping of Newfoundland and the Gulf of St. Lawrence. This finemap of Newfoundland and the Gulf of St. Lawrence, with parts of Labradorand Nova Scotia, appeared in the 1692-94 Corso Geografico and in thesecond edition of Atlante Veneto 1695-1697. The map closely followsCoronelli and Nolin's 1689 mapping of Canada and the American coast,though is more focused on the Newfoundland and Gulf of St. Lawrenceregion. Derived from manuscript and printed sources, the map isremarkably accurate for its time. As with many of Coronelli's charts,elaborate cartouches provide decorative touches. Text concerning theGrand Banks appears at the bottom of the map, along with a note off thenortheastern shore of Newfoundland concerning Cabot's discoveries.Vincenzo Maria Coronelli, a Venetian scholar and Minorite Friar, becameone of the most celebrated map and globe makers of his era. Throughouthis industrious life he produced more than one-hundred terrestrial andcelestial globes, several hundred maps, and a wealth of cartographicpublications. . He published two atlases, the Atlante Veneto (Venice,1691) and the Isolario (1696-98), and compiled the first encyclopaediato be arranged alphabetically. Kershaw, Early Printed Maps of Canada,#162. Armstrong From Sea to Sea, #18. Burden, The Mapping of NorthAmerica II: 698.

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        Pars altera seu Borealis Circuli Rhenani, Vulgo qui Superior. In quo primas facit Hassiae Lantgraviatus, Neterum Cattorum sedes, Heroum Nassoviorum Principum Natale Solum. suos in Ducatus, Abbatias, Ambactusqß nitidissime descriptus per Gerardum Valk.':.

      - Altkolorierter Kupferstich b. Gerard Valk in Amsterdam, um 1695, 49 x 59 Koeman Val, S. 139, 61. - Zeigt Hessen zwischen Koblenz, Schmalkalden, Göttingen und Amorbach mit seinen Herrschaftsgebieten. - Oben links Titelkartusche mit Weinranken. - Unten links Meilenzeiger. - Perfekt erhaltene altkolorierte Karte! (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Der Höllische Proteus /

      - oder Tausendkünstige Versteller / vermittelst Erzehlung der vielfältigen Bild-Verwechslungen Erscheinender Gespenster / Werffender und poltrender Geister / gespenstischer Vorzeichen der Todes-Fälle / Wie auch Andrer abentheurlicher Händel / arglistiger Possen / und seltsamer Aufzüge dieses verdammten Schauspielers / und / Von theils Gelehrten / für den menschlichen Lebens-Geist irrig-angesehenen Betriegers / (nebenst vorberichtlichem Grund-Beweis der Gewißheit, daß es würcklich Gespenster gebe) abgebildet durch Erasmum Francisci, Hochgräfl. Hohenloh-Langenburgischen Rath. Bey dieser zweyten Auflage / von demselben wieder durchgesehen / auch einiger Orten verbessert / und entfehlert. Nürnberg, In Verlegung Wolffgang Moritz Endters., 1695. Gestochenes Frontispiz, 23 Bll. (Vorrede, Titel in Schwarz u. Rot); 1120 S., 23 Bll. (Register), 8°, Pergament d. Zt. Engel 53: "S.333 über Faust"; Hayn-Gotendorf III, 195: "Eine reiche Kollektion von Gespenster- u. Wundergeschichten. Stoffgeschichtlich sehr wertvolle Sammlung, die interessante Beiträge zur Wehrwölfsage, zur Sage über die weisse Frau etc. enthält."; Ackermann I, 413 (Zur EA 1690); Rosenthal 1854 (Zur EA 1690). - Erasmus Francisci (1627-1694) eigentlich Erasmus von Finx, wurde als Sohn des Juristen Franciscus von Finx am 19. Nov. 1627 in Lübeck geboren. Durch den Verlust beider Eltern in tiefste Armut gestürzt, hinderte ihn sein Adelsprädikat an einem unstandesgemäßen Broterwerb. So nahm er den bürgerlichen Namen Francisci - nach dem Vornamen seines Vaters - an. Durch seine schwächliche Natur an den Schreibtisch gefesselt, erlangte er in kurzer Zeit einen bedeutenden Ruf als Autor und Polyhistoriker. Es gibt kaum ein Wissensgebiet, das er nicht literarisch bearbeitet hätte u. er wurde der meistgelesenste Autor seiner Zeit. Den vorliegenden "Höllischen Proteus" studierte Goethe als Quelle für seinen Faust. - U.a. über: Der weise Diebesgeist; Der Weißen Frau Ursprung; Das beigehexte Hexen-Gespenst; Der schmatzende Tote; Die besessenen Kinder; Die Wehrwölfe; Das Pest-Gespenst; Das wütende Heer; Das Bergmännlein; Der Kobold; Das Unglück weisende Kristall; Die gespenstische Buhlschaft; Der Wasser-Teufel; Der Wechselbalg; Der mordende Zauber-Wolf; Das vertriebene Haus-Gespenst. - Einband bestossen u. fleckig; Rücken an beiden Kapitalen angerissen u. mit handschriftl. Titel; Vorsatz mit Besitzervermerk (1734); Frontispiz tlw. hinterlegt, Buchblock an dieser Stelle aufgeplatzt (aber fest); Titel leicht fleckig u. am Rand hinterlegt; Seiten tlw. etwas fleckig; seltene kl. Anstreichungen u. Kürzel mit Bleistift; zwei Seiten am Rand hinterlegt; zwei Randabrisse, einmal mit kl. Textverlust (S.921/922 Kopie beiliegend), sonst ein gutes Expl. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Befestigungsplan; darunter Gesamtansicht ('Plan van Duynkercken - Profil van Duynkercken - Plan en Profil van Duynkerken').

      - Kupferstich aus Relationis Historicae b. Latomi Erben in Frankfurt, 1695, 32 x 39,5 Zeigt einen Befestigungsplan und eine Gesamtansicht der französischen Hafenstadt Dunkerque. - Sehr seltener Einblattdruck! (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Relation de L Empire de Maroc., Paris 1695, complete work

      Francois pidou de saint olon - Relation de L Empire de Maroc., Paris 1695, complete work Relation De L'Empire De Maroc : Ou L'On Voit La Situation Du Pays, Les mœurs, Coûtumes, gouvernement, Religion & Politique des Habitans / Par Mr. De S. Olon Ambassadeur du Roy à la Cour de Maroc. Le Tout Enrichi De Figures Verl. / Druck. Mabre-Cramoisy, Françoise Paris : Cramoisy, 1695 [9] Bl., 127 [i.e. 229] S., [2], [8] Bl., [1] gef. Bl. ; 12° : Frontisp. (Kupferst.), 1 Kt. und 8 Ill. (Kupferstiche-Kostümdarstellungen), gering gebräunt. A Paris, Chez la Veuve Mabre Cramoisy Titelbl. in Rot- und Schwarzdr. François Pidou de Saint Olon Relation de l'Empire du Maroc, by François Pidou de Saint Olon, 1695. In 1689, Pidou de Saint Olon was then nominated as ambassador to the court of the Moroccan ruler Mulay Ismail, in view of the signature of a commercial treaty. This responded to the Embassy of Mohammad Temim to Louis XIV in 1682. In 1690, Pidou de Saint Olon was in the city of Salé, where he visited the French Consul Jean-Baptiste Estelle. His mission did not succeed however, and he only remained 2-3 weeks in Morocco. He wrote an account of his visit to Morocco, Relation de l'empire de Maroc ("The present state of the Empire of Morocco"). François Pidou de Saint Olon died in Paris on September 27, 1720. Exlibris Bibliothek von Breitenb(a)uch [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Europäisches Herolds-Spiel, Worin nach Imitation des Frantzösischen Autoris C. Oronce Finé Jeu d'Armoires auff eine artige und spielende Methode gewiesen wird, wie curieuse Liebhaber besonders die Jugend die Wapen-Kunst, Geographie und Historie von allen Staaten in Europa erlernen können. Regensburg, Seidel, 1695). 12mo. (14 : 8 cm). Mit 57 Kupfertafeln, davon 52 als Spielkarten gestaltete Wappenkupfer. 267 (statt 269) S., 5 Bl. Pergamentband d. Zt. mit geprägtem Rückenschild; etw. bestoßen u. fleckig, weiße Einfärbung des Rückens tlw. abgegriffen, Rückenschild mit kl. Absplitterungen.

      - Europäisches Herolds-Spiel, Worin nach Imitation des Frantzösischen Autoris C. Oronce Finé Jeu d'Armoires auff eine artige und spielende Methode gewiesen wird, wie curieuse Liebhaber besonders die Jugend die Wapen-Kunst, Geographie und Historie von allen Staaten in Europa erlernen können. Regensburg, Seidel, 1695). 12mo. (14 : 8 cm). Mit 57 Kupfertafeln, davon 52 als Spielkarten gestaltete Wappenkupfer. 267 (statt 269) S., 5 Bl. Pergamentband d. Zt. mit geprägtem Rückenschild; etw. bestoßen u. fleckig, weiße Einfärbung des Rückens tlw. abgegriffen, Rückenschild mit kl. Absplitterungen. VD17 23:641786Y; HKJL II, 407. - Sehr seltenes heraldisches "Lehrspiel" (über KVK für uns nur 4 Expl. nachweisbar, davon 2 ohne die Kupfer). Gegenüber der 1659 in Lyon erschienenen Originalausgabe sind erhebliche Änderungen vorgenommen worden. So wurden im deutschen Sprachraum mehr oder weniger unbekannte Adelshäuser durch einheimische ersetzt. Deshalb wird auf dem Titel auch darauf verwiesen, dass das Buch lediglich der Idee des eigentlichen Autors Claude Oronce Finé de Brianville (1608-1674) folge. Diese "Idee" ist recht einfach. Es gibt 52 Tafeln (Karten), die alle das Wappen eines Herrscherhauses zeigen. Dieses wird zusätzlich auf der Spielkarte heraldisch korrekt beschrieben. In der linken oberen Ecken des Blattes ist der Farbwert der Karte angebracht. Zu jeder Karte gibt es im Buch ein erläuterndes Kapitel zum Wappen selbst sowie zur Geographie und Geschichte der jeweiligen Herrschaften. Jedes Kapitel ist um die Zuordnung zu erleichtern in der Überschrift ebenfalls mit dem Farbwert gekennzeichnet. Eine interessante Interpretation der Kupfer liefert Hans Legband, der sie in Beziehung zur Ständeordnung des Deutschen Reichs setzt und dabei eine italienische Ausgabe ausführlich beschreibt (Zu den Quaternionen der Reichsverfassung. S. 495ff. In: Archiv für Kulturgeschichte, Bd. 3 (1905) - Online abrufbar). Da in der ersten französischen Auflage einige Adelige moniert hatten, dass ihre Wappen dem Kartenwert "Bube" bzw. "Valet" zugeordnet worden waren, änderte der Autor die Bezeichnung in der zweiten Auflage in "Chevalier". Dies ist in der deutschen Ausgabe übernommen worden ("Cavalier"). - Im Gegensatz zu den anderen für uns nachweisbaren und unkompletten Exemplaren fehlen hier nicht die Kupfertafeln, sondern das gestochene Frontispiz, 3 Bl. Titelei u. die Textseiten 1/2. Von diesem Mangel abgesehen, nur gering gebräuntes, gutes Exemplar.

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        Genehoa, Jaloffi, et Sierra Liones Regna. - Prostant Amsteldami apud Petrum Schenk, et Gerardum Valk. C.P.':.

      - Altkolorierter Kupferstich b. Petrus Schenk & Gerard Valk in Amsterdam, um 1695, 41,5 x 50 Vgl. Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. I, S. 713, Nr. 8710:1. - Die Seekarte zeigt die Küste von Senegal bis Serra Leone. Mittig The Gambia mit dem Flußlauf Gambia bis zur Mündung in den Atlantik. - Unten rechts Titelkartusche mit Meilenzeiger. - Oben links Dedikation an Hadriano Pauw von Petrus Schenk. - Im Alantik Segelschiffe u. Windrose. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        M. Tullii Ciceronis Orationes ex recensione Ioannis Georgii Graevii cum ejusdem animadversionibus, et notis integris Francisci Hottomanni, Dionysii Lambini, Fulvii Ursini, Paulii Manutii ac selectis aliorum. Ut & Q. Asconion Pediano, & anonymo scholiaste .

      Ex typographia P. & I. Blaeu, prostant apud Ianssonio-Waesbergios, Boom, à Someren, & Goethals, Amsterdam 1695 - Six volumes (in seven), 8vo., pp. Vol 1: [ff 1] (engraved title) + [xxii] + 706 + [2]-114 + [2]-174; Vol 2: [2]-596 + [2]-112 + [151] (indexes); Vol 3: [ff 1] + 744 + [2]-142; Vol 4: [ff 1] + 624 + [2]-170 + [127]; Vol 5: [ff 1] + 958 + blank + [2]-204; Vol 6: [ff 1] + 784; Vol 7: 785-1022 + blank + [2]-234 + [162] + [1] (addenda); all contemporary vellum somewhat soiled and darkened, especially at spines (some with abrasions, one with minor loss); ex-library labels removed from spines with minor recoloring; library stamps to top edges; library ink stamp to front pastedowns; library stamps or markings to title leaf recto and verso; card pockets at rear pastedowns; browning to some leaves throughout; else a clean and complete ex-library set. Vellum.

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        Partie du Palatinat du Rhein, le duché de Wirtenberg, les marquisats de Bade et de Durlac, les éveschés de Worms et de Spire et le comté de Linange (Altkolorierter Kupferstich)

      Paris, chez l`auteur, 1695. 49x66cm Karte hinter Passepartout auf Pappe, seitlich hinter Passepartout etwas angerändert, unten kl. Einriss, mit sichtbarer etwas schräg verlaufender Mittelfalte, sonst gutes fleckfreies Exemplar Palatinat du Rhin, Duche de Wurtemberg, Marquisat de Durlach, Marquisat de Bade, Eveche de Worms, Eveche de Spire, Comte de Linange, Balliage de Bretten, Alsace, Balliage de Heidelberg, Balliage de Neustat, Balliage de Mosbach, Comte de Holach, Marquisat Dohnspach, Evesche de Wurtbourg, Baronie de Limpurg, Comte de Oeting, Comte de Rechberg, Comte de Lowenstein, Stuttgard //// Pfalz, Württemberg, Durlach, Baden, Worms, Speyer, Bretten, Elsaß, Heidelberg, Neustadt a.d. Weinstraße, Mosbach, Würzburg, Limburg, Löwenstein, Stuttgart ///////// SEHR SELTEN //////////// Alexis Hubert Jaillot (1632-1712) followed Nicholas Sanson (1600-1667) and his descendants in ushering in the great age of French Cartography in the late 17th and 18th centuries. After the fire that destroyed the preeminent Blaeu firm in 1672, the publishing center of the cartographic world gradually transitioned from Amsterdam to Paris. It was published in Paris by Jean-Claude Dezauche. Hubert Jaillot who was trained as a sculptor, married the daughter of the owner of a lucrtative map & print publishing enterprise, Nicholas Berey and inherited the business upon his death. When Nicholas Sanson, the premier French cartographer of the day, died, Jaillot negotiated with his heirs to republish much of Sanson`s work with little modification to the originals. Jaillot`s maps were particularly beautiful with their elaborate and meaningful allegorical cartouches and other decorative elements. In 1686 Jaillot was awarded the title of Geographe du Roi. His most famous works include the \"Atlas Nouveau - 1674\" and \"Atlas Français - 1695\" Versand D: 5,00 EUR

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        Solemnite du Bucentaure qui se celebre a Venise le jour de l'ascension

      A Amsterdam : chez Pierre Mortier, libraire sur le Vygendam à la ville de Paris, 1695 - 42 x 31 cm. Proveniente da: Histoire du gouvernement de Venise, avec des notes historiques et politiques par le sieur Amelot de la Houssaie. Pieter Mortier (1661–1711) was an 18th-century mapmaker and engraver from the Northern Netherlands. Solemnité du Bucentaure presents a bird's-eye view of a procession of boats centered on the doge's barge, the Bucentaur, passing the church of San Nicolas de Lido to perform the annual ceremony of the "Wedding of the Sea." Performed annually on Ascension Day from the Middle Ages until 1789, the ritual symbolically married Venice to the Adriatic Sea as an assertion of Venetian maritime power. At the culmination, the doge dropped a ring consecrated by the pope into the water. Known in Italian as the Bucintoro, the grand, oar-driven boat is seen here flying the Venetian flag, with the doge and church officials on a platform at the stern. The other boats include gondolas of varying sizes carrying dignitaries, each labeled with its name, such as the Gondola of the French Ambassador and Gondola of the Papal Nuncio. A version of this map was later republished after Pierre Mortier's death by the successor firm Covens and Mortier. 18mo secolo

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        MARE MEDITERRANEUM, exhobens oras Hispaniae, Galliae, Italiae, Mare Hidriaticum, Archipelagus, Natoliam, Aegyptum, Levantam, Barcam, Tripolin, Tunetanum, Algeriam, Fezzam, Maurocum, quibus accedunt insulae Majorca, Minorca. Ebusa, CorsicaSardinia, Sicillia, Candia, et Cyprus.

      (Amsterdam), Gerard & Leonard Valk, (ca.1695).Engraved 2-sheet coloured map of the Mediterranean area on very thick wove paper. Ca. 49 x 117 cm.Striking large scale-map of the Mediterranean depicting the entire Mediterranean in great detail from the Atlantic Ocean to the Black Sea. With large parts of Europe, Russia, the Middle East and North Africa. - Fine.

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        Kst.- Karte, bei Johannes van Keulen "Pas-kaart Van de Golff de Guanaios Met t Canaal Tusschen Yucatan en J. Cuba".

      - koloriert, 1695, 51 x 57,5 Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandici, Bd. IV, S. 295 ( Karte 128 ). - Dekorative, südorientierte Karte der Küste von Honduras, der Halbinsel Yucatan und einem Teil der Insel Kuba. Mit maritimer Staffage ( Windrosen und Schiffen ). Die Titelkartusche, mit allegorischen Figuren, befindet sich innerhalb der Insel Yucatan. - Der obere Rand ist bis auf die Plattenkante beschnitten und daher angerändert.

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        Befestigungsplan ('Plan de la Ville de Dendermonde et la maniere dont elle a ete Bloquez par les troupes des Alliez - a la Haye chez Anna Beek avec Privilegie - P.v. Cal Fecit.').

      - altkolorierter Kupferstich v. P. van Cal b. Anna Beeck (Beek) in Den Haag, um 1695, 37,5 x 47,5 Tooley's Dic. of Mapm. Rev. Ed. A - D, S. 108 (Anna Beeck , born 1678, fl. 1693-1717. Engraver, publisher, and colourist of The Hague. About 60 plans and prints, many of them of fortifications, battlefields and sieges, were published at The Hague with her imprint, 1697-1717. Pierre Husson took over her work when she left The Hague in 1717.) - Zeigt einen Befestigungsplan von Dendermonde in Ostflandern. - Unten rechts Titelkartusche und Erklärungen. - Unten links Insetansicht von Dendermonde ('le Prospect de la Ville de Dendermonde'). - Seltene Ansicht von Anna Beek (1678 - 1717), die wohl als eine der besten Koloristinen aus der damaligen Zeit war. - Sie arbeitete bis 1717 in Den Haag und brachte über 60 Pläne u. Schlachten heraus. Pierre Husson übernahm ihre Arbeit, als sie 1717 Den Haag verließ. - Sehr seltene dekorative Vedute. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        "L'Art de batir les vaisseaux et d'en perfectionner la construction; d'e les garnir de leurs apparaux, les mettre en funin, les manoeuvrer, &c. Avec la coupe d'un vaisseau du premier rang, les devis de plusieurs sortes des vaisseaux, les outils & machines des ateliers de construction, les instruments de mathematique servans à la Navigation, leurs Descriptions & Figures; diverses listes & tables concernamt la construction, l'equipement, &c. Outre les pavillons de divers etats. Le tout tiré des meilleurs auteurs Hollandois, comme Witsen, van Eyk, Allard, etc. 2 vols. Amsterdam, David Mortier, 1719. Bound with: H. Michelot, Le portulan de la mer mediterranee, ou le vray guide des pilotes costiers. Dans lequel on verra la veritable maniere de naviguer le long des côtes d'Espagne, Catalogne, Provence, Italie, les Isles d'Yvice, Mayorque, Minorque, Corse, Sicile, & autres. Amsterdam, P. Mortier, 1709. ".

      Modern half leather, leather spine worn. Printed on large paper, some browning on flyleafs, else a beautiful copy with all plates in good condition. With ex libris of W.C. Braat. With folding plate. With engraved portrait of Erasmus by B. Picart on first two titlepages, and 22 and 90 folding plates (some designed by or after R. Nooms). The present edition is an enlarged French translation of C. Allard's Nieuwe Hollandse scheepsbouw, first published in Amsterdam in 1695, by Allard himself. Michelot's handbook on navigation was published without plates, but an additional set of engraved maps was published by Pieter Mortier later.[Michelot:]. B0005.

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        Historie van de bedriegeryen der priesters en monicken in de Roomsche kercke. Seer nauwkeurigh aen gemerckt, in onlanghs gedane reysen, door Vranckryck, Italien, Switserland en Duytsland en begrepen in aght brieven. Vertaald door H. v. Quellenburgh, 2 delen, Utrecht, W. Broedelet, 1693.

      12°, twee delen in één perkamenten band, (6)+234+224+(42) pag."Scheepers I 518 (editie 1695); STCN: 1 ex. (UB Amsterdam); Brunet II pag. 968 (de Franse editie). Vertaling van het anoniem verschenen 'Histoire des tromperies des prêtes et des moines ...' 2 delen, Rotterdam 1693. Het pseudoniem d'Emilliane stond wel op de titelpagina van latere drukken. De werkelijke naam van de auteur is Antonio Gavin."

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        The Family-Dictionary; or, Houshold [sic] Companion: Wherein are Alphabetically laid down Exact Rules and Choice Physical Receipts for The Preservation of Health, Prevention of Sickness, and Curing the several Diseases, Distempers, and Grievances, incident to Men, Women, and Children. Also, Directions for Making Oils... Directions for Cookery... The Way of Making all sorts of Perfumes... English Wines... and Cyder, Mead, Metheglin

      London: Printed for H. Rhodes, 1695.. First edition, 8vo, (viii, 370) pp. Marginal damp stain to the lower corner of the first few gatherings, small piece torn from the corner of the fly leaf, mild marginal browning throughout. Contemporary panelled calf with blind stamped cornerpieces, subtly rebacked retaining the original backstrip, new red morocco label. A London physician, Salmon wrote numerous books on a range of subjects, from art and mathematics to religion, drawing on his "...extensive personal library... there is little evidence that he made any original contribution to medical knowledge..." (DNB). This popular work reached a fourth edition by 1710. Wing H66. Not common, ESTC listing four copies in this country and ten elsewhere.

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        Stralsund. - Vogelschauansicht. - "Stralsundia".

      - Historische Ortsansicht. Kupferstich, 1695. Von Frederik de Wit d.J., nach Johannes Janssonius. 39,5 x 50,7 cm (Darstellung) / 48,4 x 58,2 cm (Blatt). In der Platte oben rechts betitel. Desweiteren Gewässerbezeichnungen. Am rechten Darstellungsrand Legende 1-25. Rückseitig lateinischer Text. - Von der von Janssonius 1657 neu angefertigten Platte, eine vergrößerte Kopie nach Merian. Hier wohl eine Ausgabe von de Wit. Diese zeigt die Hansestadt Stralsund mit dem Hafen, den Befestigungsanlagen und einer detailliert dargestellten Stadtstruktur mit den Kirchen St. Nikolai, St. Maria, St. Jakobi und St. Katharina. - Bugfalte geglättet. Minimal stockfleckig. Im rechten Randbereich kleines Loch. Insgesamt sauberes, gut erhaltenes Exemplar. Frederik de Wit d.J. (1630 - 1706 Amsterdam). Niederländischer Verleger, Kupferstecher und Kartograf, Sohn von Frederik de Wit d.Ä. Dieser hatte 1648 das Verlagshaus de Wit gegründet. Unter dem Sohn gelangte das Verlagshaus zur eigentlichen Blüte, erwarb Kupferplatten von namhaften Verlegern und gab zahlreiche Karten und Atlanten heraus. De Wit übernahm unter anderem Platten von Jansson (Janssonius), darunter auch alte Bestände von Braun-Hogenbergs "Civitates Orbis Terrarum". Die eigenen Kupferkarten von de Wit zeichnen sich durch ihre feine Stichtechnik und ihr edles Kolorit aus. Johannes Janssonius (1588 Arnhem - 1664 Amsterdam). Niederländischer Karthograph und Verleger. Heiratete 1612 die Tochter von Jodocus Hondius (1563-1612), dem Eigentümer der Druckplatten von Mercator. Gab den Atlas Mercator-Hondius neu heraus. 1633 folgte die Ausgabe des zweiten Bandes - der sog. Mercator-Hondius-Janssonius. Sein größtes Werk ist der Atlas 'Theatre du Monde', der in 11 Bänden 1639 bis 1666 erschien. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Habit d'Andimion du balet de Triomphe de l'amour.

      Paris Gantrel 1695 - Copper plate engraving. Inscribed in top margin, a very rich impression. from Album des métiers. Dimensions: 310 by 210mm. (12 by 8.25 inches).

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        Histoire de l'admirable Don Guzman d'Alfarache.

      Paris Chez la veuve Marbre Cramoisy 1695 - 3 volumes in-12 (156 x 88 mm) d'un frontispice gravé, 11 ff.n.ch., 476 pp. pour le vol. I; 460 pp. pour le vol. II; 356 pp. pour le vol. III; maroquin rouge à grains longs, triple filet doré encadrant les plats, fleurons d'angle et large fleuron central doré, dentelle intérieure dorée, tranches dorées (reliure du début du XIXe siècle). Palau, 6749. Édition originale de la traduction de Gabriel Brémond de ce célèbre roman picaresque. L'illustration comprend un frontispice et 16 gravures (6+4+6) sur cuivre. Bel exemplaire. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        The Kingdom of Ireland

      London: Morden (Sold by Abel Swale, Awnsham and John Churchill). Original Map in breathtaking condition. Excellent colouring.. London, Morden (Sold by Abel Swale, Awnsham and John Churchill), 1695. Original hand-coloured engraving. The engraving (the plate) itself 35 cm wide x 42.5 cm high. Mounted: c. 52 cm x 59 cm. Original Map in breathtaking condition. Excellent colouring. Robert Morden (c.1650-1703) was an English bookseller, publisher, and maker of maps and globes. He was among the first successful commercial map makers. Between about 1675 and his death in 1703, he was based under the sign of the Atlas at premises in Cornhill and New Cheapside, London. His cartographical output was large and varied. His best-known maps are those of South Wales, North Wales and the English Counties first published in a new edition of Camden's "Britannia" in 1695, and subsequently reissued in 1722, 1753 and 1772. These maps were based on new information from gentlemen of each county, and were newly engraved. Each had a decorated cartouche, and showed numerous place names. Morden also produced in 1701 a series of smaller county maps often known as Miniature Mordens. In 1695 he published a map of Scotland. It is in parts (e.g. Skye and the Western Isles) essentially a copy of the 1654 map done by Robert Gordon of Straloch, published by Joan Blaeu; other parts show evidence of more accurate cartography. He published a new map of the Tamil homeland, Coylot Wanees Country, in 17th century Ceylon island. He is also known for several very rare early maps of the British colonies in North America, which are now among the earliest and most sought after maps for collectors of old American maps. He also produced a series of miniature maps of the world, which appeared in both playing card format and in a series of atlases, including his Atlas Terrestris and Geography Anatomiz'd, beginning in 1687. (Wikipedia)

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        Fine large portrait engraving by C. Fritzsch after Wahl. Hamburg, 1719

      318 x 236 mm. Vertical crease; upper margin slightly soiled and dampstained outside platemark. In very good condition overall. . "[Neumeister's] importance for music history lies in the nine cycles of cantata texts that he wrote between 1695 and 1742... [His] fame rests on his combination of these two types of text into the newer mixed cantata, which became standard in the 18th century. Although others may have combined these elements earlier, including Count Ernst Ludwig of Meiningen (Küster, 1987), it was NeumeisterÂ’s third cycle – prepared for the court at Eisenach, published in 1711 and set to music by G.P. Telemann – that established the new genre. Bach drew his Neumeister texts (for bwv 18, 24, 28, 59 and 61) from the third and fourth cycles." Kerala J. Snyder in Grove Music Online.

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        The Practick Part of the Law: Shewing the Office of an Attorny, And

      1695. Popular Early Guide to the Daily Practice of English Law G.T., Of Staple Inne. The Practick Part of the Law: Shewing the Office of an Attorny, And a Guide for Solicitors in All the Courts of Westminster, Viz. The Courts of Chancery, Kings-Bench, Common-Pleas and Exchequer, With the Manner of Their Proceedings in Any Action Real, Personal or Mixt, From the Original to the Execution. As Also the Practice of the Courts in the City of London, Courts of Admiralty, Ecclesiastical Courts, And Other Inferiour Courts in the Country. To Which is Added the Exact Table of Fees of All the Said Courts at Westminster as They Were Delivered Into the House of Commons, With the Abstract of the Parchment and Paper Act by Order of the Queen and Council. Carefully Corrected and Enlarged by Several Practisers of the Several Courts. With a New Table of the Principal Matters. London: Printed for the Assigns of Richard and Edward Atkins, 1695. [viii], 576, [14], [2]; [viii], 116, [4], 24; 16 pp. Three parts, each with title page and individual pagination, second and third parts dated 1694. Third part bears imprint "Printed for Charles Bill, And the Executrix of Tho. Newcomb, Deceased." Includes 2-page and 4-page publisher lists. First page of first and second parts blank. Octavo (6-3/4" x 4"). Contemporary calf, blind fillets along joints, rebacked in period style, raised bands and lettering piece to spine, early hand-lettered title to fore-edge of text block, front hinge mended, endpapers renewed. Light rubbing and a few minor scuffs, corners bumped and lightly worn. Moderate toning, browning to third part, faint dampspotting in places. Early struck-through signature to head of first title page, brief early annotations to some sections of text. A handsome copy. * Later edition of a work first published in 1652, one of two issues from 1695. This early guide outlines the daily practice of the law in England. A useful and popular work, it went through several editions, the final appearing in 1724. Our imprint is preferable to the other from 1695 because it has the two parts mentioned in its title page: A Exact Table of Fees and An Abstract of the Act...For Granting to Their Majesties Several Duties upon Vellum, Parchment, And Paper. OCLC locates 6 copies of this edition in North American law libraries (Harvard, Southern Methodist Uni

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        A NEW GRAD[U]ALLY ENCREASING COMPASS-MAP OF THE COMING IN OF THE CHANNEL, OR THE HEADS; CONTAINING A PART OF THE COAST OF BOULONNOIS; EXTENDING FROM CALLIS TO DANNES, AS ALSO IN ENGLAND, FROM THE SOUTH FORLAND TO RYE WITH THEIR SHALLOWNESSES AND DEPTHS BY N. DE VRIES. (This is an exact transcription of the title in English. The same title is also in Dutch and French)

      G. Van Keulen, Amsterdam. n.d. but c.1695 - Large hand-coloured copper-engraved sea chart, 20.5 x 23.5 inches. Traces of old fold otherwise the condition is very good with attractive colours and quality paper. An attractive and decorative sea chart of the English Channel centred on the Varne sand banks, with the coast of Kent from South Foreland to Rye and the French coast from Calais to just south of Boulogne. Navigational features on the land are marked - churches, castles and lighthouses etc. The sand banks are marked complete with sea depths, safe anchorage etc., rhumb lines and compass rose and an attractive cartouche. A rare chart produced by the successful Van Keulen firm. Their charts are scarce in England as the English were frequently at war with the Dutch during the heyday of their production. JOHANNES VAN KEULEN 1654-1711 - GERARD VAN KEULEN 1678-c.1727 The Dutch produced a remarkable number of enterprising and prolific map and chart makers but not even the Blaeu and Jansson establishments could rival the vigour of the van Keulen family whose business was founded in 1680 and continued under their name until 1823 The firm was founded by Johannes van Keulen who was registered as a bookseller in Amsterdam in 1678. In 1680 he published the first part of his Zee Atlas which, over the years, was expanded to 5 volumes and continued in one form or another until 1734. More ambitious and with a far longer and more complicated life was his book of sea charts, the Zee-Fakkel, published in 1681-82 Although the firm was founded by Johannes van Keulen, he was primarily a publisher; it was his son, Gerard, a talented engraver and mathematician, Hydrographer to the East India Company, who became the mainspring of the business, which not only published charts but also books on every aspect of geography, navigation and nautical matters. The title of the map is in lower case script and for some reason the engraver inverted the 'u' in Gradually so that it reads Gradnally PRINTS/MAPS SEA CHARTS PRINTS/MAPS

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        Camden?s Britannia, Newly Translated into English: With Large Additions and Improvements. Published by Edmund Gibson, of Queens-College in Oxford

      London: Printed by F. Collins. for A. Swalle, at the Unicorn at the West-end of St. Paul?s Church-yard; and A. & J. Churchil, at the Black Swan in Pater-noster-Row, 1695. . Folio, ?2, A2, a-g2, B- N4, O2, A-Z4, Aa-Pp4, *Qq-*Zz4, *Aaa-*Fff4, **Ggg2, *Hhh4, **Hhh2, *Iii4, Kkk4-Mmm4, Nnn2-Zzz2, Aaaa2-Nnnn2, a-l2. All 50 folding maps present on stubs with generally crisp impressions. Text in two columns, each column paginated. (4, frontis, titlepage), (2, dedication), (6, preface to reader), (11, Life of Camden), (5, Mr. Camden?s Preface], (5, A Catalogue of Some Books and Treatises), (2, Antoninus?s Itinerary Through Britain), (1, The General Heads of the Introduction and Counties of England), i-cxcv, 1-696, 699-876, [2, Scotland, Ireland and the British Islands title page; General Heads in Scotland, Ireland, and the Islands] [881-882] 883-1056, 1055-1116 [1, blank] [18, Annals of Ireland], [26, Index], (4, blanks) pp. Contemporary speckled calf, central panel with cat?s paw design surrounded by fillet, stippled and pallet borders in blind; corners of boards show expert repair as do a couple of other areas on the front cover. Joints likewise with expert reinforcement (not surprising given the size of this volume). Backstrip on 6 raised bands mended at foot and crown, designs in each compartment stamped in gilt now faded; red-morocco label lettered in gilt. Bottom edges of boards also with the expectable occasional repair. Fore edge of top cover with a couple of very old bruises. Bookplate of Sir Timothy Waldo on front pastedown; both front and rear show some paste action. *Eee3 torn with loss at extreme lower-right corner nowhere near the text. The map of Gloucestershire shows a little bit of spotting, mostly outside the engraving; the map of Northumberland shows repair at fold; other leaves with some spotting or discoloration but withal nothing but expectable signs of use and age. First Gibson translation. An exceptionally clean, large-paper copy, rarely found in a contemporary binding. Camden?s Britannia, which took nearly ten years to research and compose, was an immensely popular and successful book -- first published in Latin in 1586, ?by 1623 it had been reprinted half-a-dozen times and was already twice its original size. It was reprinted for the last time to date expanded into four enormous folio volumes as late as 1806-1842? (PMM 101). The authors continue that ?if Camden was not the first English historian, topographer and antiquarian, he was certainly the first to relate the three studies... [with] the long tradition of accurate and co-ordinated antiquarian study in Great Britain is almost entirely due to Camden.? In his preface, Gibson writes that ?The maps are all new engrav?d, either according to surveys never before publish?d, or according to such as have been made and printed since Saxton and Speed. And that nothing might be wanting to render to render them as complete and accurate as might be, this whole business was committed to Mr. Robert Morden... who took care to revise them, to see the slips of the Engraver mended, and the corrections duly inserted. Upon the whole we need not scruple to affirm that they are by much the fairest and most correct of any that have appeared.? PMM 101. Chubb 113. ESTC R12882. Wing C359.

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        Histoire du Père La Chaize, Jésuite & Confesseur du Roy Louis XIV, où l'on verra les intrigues secrètes qu'il a eu à la Cour de France & dans toutes les Cours de l'Europe, pour l'avancement des grands desseins du Roy son Maître

      Pierre Marteau 1695 Deux volumes in - 16 (139 x 78 mm), maroquin citron, dos lisse orné, pièces de maroquin noir, dentelle à froid entourant les plats, roulette sur les coupes et intérieure, tranches dorées (relié vers 1850). Illustré d'un portrait du Père La Chaize. La seconde partie est en édition originale, "contenant les Particularités les plus secrètes de sa vie. Ses Amours avec plusieurs Dames de la première qualité, & les agréables aventures qui lui sont arrivées dans le cours de ses Galanteries". (défauts d'usage, coiffes frottées, quelques frottements, manque de cuir au bas du plat supérieur tome 1, et sur le plat supérieur tome 2, quelques feuillets mal alignés, quelques rousseurs). / / Two 16o volumes (139 x 78 mm), lemon morocco, smooth spine tooled, black morocco labels, blind dentelle border on covers, gilt roll on turns - in and inside, gilt edges (bound around 1850). Illustrated with a portrait of Père La Chaize. The second part is in first edition, "contenant les Particularités les plus secrètes de sa vie. Ses Amours avec plusieurs Dames de la première qualité, & les agréables aventures qui lui sont arrivées dans le cours de ses Galanteries". (defects of use, rubbings on top and bottom of spine, some rubbings, lack of leather on bottom of first cover vol. 1, and on first cover vol. 2, some leaves not well lined - up, some spots).

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        A pattern of a well-constituted and well-governed hospital.

      Richard Baldwin, London 1695 - [Le Jeune de Boulencourt.] A pattern of a well-constituted and well-governed hospital: Or, a brief description of the building, and full relation of the establishment, constitution, discipline, oeconomy and administration of the government of the Royal Hospital of the Invalids, near Paris. Partly translated from a large book printed some years ago in French; and partly extracted out of some other manuscript relations never before published. Translated by James Fraser. 8vo. [12], xix, 170, [10], [4, adverts.]pp. Folding engraved plate. London: Richard Baldwin, 1695. 157 x 99 mm. Sprinkled calf ca. 1695, rebacked. Tears in plate repaired, minor worming in gutter margins of several leaves, but very good. 19th century armorial bookplate. Rare First Edition of this English translation of Le Jeune de Boulencourt’s Déscription générale de l’Hostel royal des Invalides (1683). The original French edition, a magnificent and expensive folio volume, documented the construction and management of the Hôtel des Invalides, the pioneering hospital and retirement home commissioned in 1670 by Louis XIV for the treatment and housing of wounded and indigent veterans. The design of Les Invalides strongly influenced the construction of similar institutional buildings in England, including the Chelsea Hospital (est. 1682), designed by Christopher Wren, and the Royal Naval Hospital at Greenwich (est. 1695), the work of Wren and his pupil John Hawksmoor. It was the founding of the latter hospital that prompted Fraser’s anonymously published English translation of Le Jeune’s Déscription générale, which made the substance of the French work available at a far more reasonable price. Construction of the Royal Naval Hospital began in 1696, so it is more than likely that Fraser’s translation served as a reference for the hospital’s builders. This book is rare, with OCLC noting only four copies in the United States (NY Acad. Med., U. Rochester, Huntington Lib., UCLA). [Attributes: First Edition]

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