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2012-06-27 11:36:50
VISSCHER, Nicolaes II (1649-1702) [and others].
Amsterdam: Nicolaes Visscher, [1696 or later]. 2 volumes. Folio (532 x 335 mm). 6 engraved titles, including a general title by Gerard de Lairesse HEIGNTENED IN GOLD and 5 allegorical regional engraved titles, for the Low Countries (Germaniae inferior), by Lairesse, Europe, Asia, Africa, and America, these four from Blaeu's Atlas Major, the last three HEIGHTENED IN GOLD, the first 3 unsigned, the America title signed by the engraver T. Falck, 186 full-sheet or folding engraved maps by Visscher, all with EXCEPTIONALLY FINE HAND-COLOUR BY A MASTER COLOURIST, POSSIBLY A PUPIL OF THE CELEBRATED DIRK JANSZ. VAN SANTEN the maps colored in outline with cartouches, decorative borders, embellishments, and landmarks fully colored, most undated, three maps dated 1696, two dated 1694 and one dated 1656, most double-page, 13 folding (1 1/2 sheets and smaller), the maps variously numbered in ink at upper left, lower or upper right, and/or on versos (the two volumes separately numbered) mounted on guards throughout. Loosely inserted is a full-sheet view-plan of Purmer by I. Leupenius (uncolored). Publisher's blind-stamped dark brown goatskin over pasteboard (rebacked, restoration to corners and board edges, some rubbing). Provenance: Henry Grier Bryant (1859-1932), explorer and geographer, president and benefactor of the Geographical Society of Philadelphia, bookplate. AN EXCEPTIONALLY FINE composite atlas, WITH EXTRAORDINARY LAVISH AND MASTERLY HAND-COLOURING, in the style of the celebrated Dutch colourist Dirk Jansz. Van Santen (1637/38-1708), whose manner is signified by rich and exo … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Arader Galleries - Aradernyc [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
2012-06-25 22:35:35
La Fontaine, J. de.
Bookseller: Biblion Antiquariat [Zürich, ZH, Switzerland]
2012-06-23 13:18:16
PAUSANIAS.
Lipsiæ (Leipzig), 1696. Folio. Cont. full calf w. 6 raised bands on back. Back richly gilt. Gilt title-label on back. Edges of boards gilt. Smaller pieces of leather are missing on back board. Back w. some wear. Capitals worn and lower back hinge a bit cracked. Title-page printed in red and black, engraved title-vignette. Very sound and internally near mint. ¶ A fine edition and an estimated translation of Pausanias main work. The work is yielded as the very best Pausanias-edition and is renowned for its elegance and usefulness. "Édition estimée" (Brunet IV,455). "This is emphatically and justly called "edit. opt." of Pausanias. It is a very elegant and useful work, containing the most valuable parts of preceding editions, and having the advantage of being divided into chapters, with the arguments prefixed to each book, and the notes of Xylander and Sylburgius accompanying each page; it also contains the preface of the Hanover and Franckfort editions: the Greek text is given with great purity by Kühnius, to which are added his valuable and learned notes... The work is becoming scarce, and copies sell at a high price." (Dibdin II:272-73). Brunet IV pp. 455.
Bookseller: Bookshop Herman H. J. Lynge & Søn [DK]
2012-06-22 17:55:50
Aeschines and Demosthenes
[Oxford:] excudebat Johan. Crooke, 1696 [date in Greek]. First edition of the two antagonistic orations of Æschines and Demosthenes as edited, with a Latin translation, by the young Oxford students Peter Foulkes and John Friend, who were both about twenty when this volume was printed. Contemporary calf. Gilt spine with red morocco label. . Octavo. With three engraved portraits, of the two orators and of Cicero, by M. Burg; these are included in the pagination. The Latin translation is printed at the bottom of each page. Joints, corners a bit rubbed, a little light foxing. A very good copy. This was for many years a popular edition; and was reprinted in 1715 if not oftener: but the first is the preferable edition, and is considered very correct. The explanation of the more difficult Greek words at the end, was among the principal causes of its popularity" (Dibdin I, 487).
Bookseller: Michael R. Thompson, Booksellers, ABAA/I
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2012-06-22 15:06:42
PALAZZI GIOVANNI.
Typis Albrizzi,, Venetiis, 1696 - Cm. 25, pp. (10) 360. Frontespizio in rosso e nero, testate, capolettera xilografici e oltre 100 nitide incisioni in rame raffiguranti i Dogi di Venezia. Legatura settecentesca in mezza pergamena. Piccole mancanze al tassello del dorso, alcune tracce di offsetting, peraltro esemplare genuino e ben conservato in cui gli intagli risultano particolarmente freschi. Edizione originale ed unica per quest’opera che Cicogna (2261) non esita a dichiarare ".delle migliori collezioni di Dogi veneziani, che da anche notizia delle monete o medaglie ad essa spettanti". Per ogni doge o principe trattato vengono fornite notizie biografiche accompagnate dal ritratto e dalle fonti iconografiche numismatiche che ad esso fanno riferimento. Cfr. pure Piantanida, 1041; Lozzi, 6085. Citata anche da Olschki nel suo storico catalogo monografico: "Histoire de l’empire ottoman" per i numerosi passaggi sulle guerre turche (n. 101). Alcune delle copie censite riportano 24 pagine non numerate finali non presenti nel nostro esemplare. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Benacense
2012-06-21 16:10:22
[DEMONOLOGY] BINET, Benjamin
Delff: Chez Andre Voorstad, 1696. A refutation of the writings of Balthasar Bekker (to whose collected works this treatise is sometimes attached), arguing for the literal existence of demons in the corporeal sphere and strongly supportive of the Inquisition. From the library of artists Ben and Bernarda Shahn, with estate bookplate inside front cover. 12mo. Contemporary calf; marbled endpapers; 227pp. Calf slightly dry, especially on backstrip where title label has begun to flake; joints stressed, with brief splits; internally quite fresh, unmarked.
Bookseller: Lorne Bair Rare Books
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2012-06-18 18:15:56
3 manuscrits 44 In-4 1696-1697 bon 3 copies manuscrites d'époque de directives prises par Louis XIV sur les monnaies et les faussaires : "Déclaration du Roy portant la peine de mort contre ceux qui réforment les espèces des monnoies de France ou de fabrique étrangère" du 9 juillet 1697 (4 pp.). "Edit du Roi qui porte suppression des sept anciens généraux provinciaux subsidiaires des monnoyes, même des généraux des domaines en Béarn et dans le comté de Bourgogne, ensemble des contregardes des monnoyes ; et création en titre d'office formé de vingt huit autres généraux provinciaux [.] ; de trois cens changeurs, d'un directeur et d'un contrôleur de la fabrication des médailles et jetons, et de trois receveurs et payeurs des gages", du mois de juin 1696 (36 pp.). "Arrest du Conseil d'Etat et Lettres Patentes portant qu'après que la confiscation des ouvrages d'or et d'argent saisis faute de paiement du droit de marque, aura esté jugée par les éleüs et autres officiers, ils seront portés à la Cour des Monnoyes [.]" du 9 juillet 1697 (4 pp.).
Bookseller: Traces Ecrites [Paris, France]
2012-06-16 10:56:06
Wedel, Georg Wolfgang [1645 - 1721]. Leisner, Karl Christian [b. 1663]. Slevogt, Johan Hadrian. Maley, Johan George. Wedel, Johan Adolph [1675 - 1747]. Stahl, Georg [also George] Ernest [1660 - 1734]
Typis Iohannis Iacobi Krebsii, Jenae [Jena], 1696. 31, [1]; [8]; 18, [2]; 28; 20; [52] pp. Text in Latin. All but the 2nd begin with full printed title page; the 2nd by Slevogt with a divisional title Head- tailpieces. Decorative initial capital letters. 4to: A - D4; ):(4; 2A - B4 C2; 3A - C4 D2; 4A - B4 C2; 2 A - F4. 19.2 cm x 15.5 cm. A bound volume of six related, though distinct, theses of Medicine, with the 1st, 3rd & 4th attended under the direction of one of the most brilliant scientists of the era, Georg Wolfgang Wedel. However, the piece of distinction must be credited to that of Stahl, a protege of Wedel's at Jena who achieved his own place of prominence in the early 18th C scientific world both as a practicing physician and as a proponent of the 'anima' philosophy, of which blood circulation plays a key role. ". through his writings [he] became vastly influential. . [in fact, the DSB continues] Stahl influenced the whole of eighteenth-century medicine; and his imprint is being increasingly appreciated as historians trace his role in the drama of eighteenth-century medical thought." OCLC records only 1 institutional holding of this very early Stahl title on blood circulation, which was published in Halle while Stahl lectured at the University, and where he remained till 1715 until being called to court by Frederick William I of Prussia, to assume the position of court physician. Lacking lower 1-3/4" of spine. Other general wear & soiling to binding. A Very Good copy. Contemporaneous full vellum binding, with "Iparal 1696" stamped to top board. Green edgestain. Per … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Tavistock Books, ABAA [Alameda, CA, U.S.A.]
2012-06-15 17:12:11
SUCKLING, John
London, H.H. 1696. Used - Good. Good hardback in full brown leather 1st edition. "Never before printed in one volume". Contemporary or early binding, with later end papers; engraved portrait frontis; raised bands & gilt decoration to spine, with leather title panel. P.355 numbered 455; numeration 282-284 repeated. Owners' names on blank page & frontis verso, with armorial bookplate of Sir John Anstruther on title page verso; 'Ld Shelburne' written on title page. Pages a little browned; small loss at bottom edge of title page; leather a little worn on boards & spi Photo:http://cibimages.blob.core.windows.net/img-1/stand_7879_jpg.jpg.
Bookseller: Cotswold Internet Books [Cheltenham, United Kingdom]
2012-06-14 22:32:11
PATIN, CHARLES.
Viduam Cramoisy, Parisiis 1696 - Folio, pp. [28], 124, 129-432, [2]; engraved title-p., engraved vignette title-p. printed in red and black, engraved headpieces, folding engraved portrait of the author, 2 engraved folding maps, 4 engraved plates, 7 smaller engravings in the text, largely of art objects, plus hundreds of engravings of medals and coins in the text, woodcut initials; tears in D1 and G4 (no loss), some minor worming in the top margin of the early leaves (no loss), early manuscript ex-libris of "Bibliothecae publicae civitatis Trevirensis. ex dono 1819 D. Horney Trenin" on title-p.; contemporary calf-backed pastepaper boards, gilt-lettered direct on spine; a scruffy binding, with joints cracked, spine peeling at extremities, and the paper on the boards peeling; but the binding remains sound and the text is handsomely printed and clean. 3 copies in OCLC (NYPL, Buffalo PL and Emory U.). The imprint is possibly fictitious. An Amsterdam edition appeared the same year. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books (ABAA / ILAB)
2012-06-14 22:32:11
"PATIN, CHARLES "
Parisiis: Viduam Cramoisy. 1696. "Folio, pp. [28], 124, 129-432, [2]; engraved title-p., engraved vignette title-p. printed in red and black, engraved headpieces, folding engraved portrait of the author, 2 engraved folding maps, 4 engraved plates, 7 smaller engravings in the text, largely of art objects, plus hundreds of engravings of medals and coins in the text, woodcut initials; tears in D1 and G4 (no loss), some minor worming in the top margin of the early leaves (no loss), early manuscript ex-libris of ""Bibliothecae publicae civitatis Trevirensis. ex dono 1819 D. Horney Trenin"" on title-p.; contemporary calf-backed pastepaper boards, gilt-lettered direct on spine; a scruffy binding, with joints cracked, spine peeling at extremities, and the paper on the boards peeling; but the binding remains sound and the text is handsomely printed and clean. 3 copies in OCLC (NYPL, Buffalo PL and Emory U.). The imprint is possibly fictitious. An Amsterdam edition appeared the same year."
Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books
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2012-06-10 20:06:23
Coronelli, Vincenzo Maria:
Venice, c. 1696. Map. Copper engraving, 45.5 x 61 cms, black and white, closed centrefold split, slight paper thinning, blank verso. Map of East Africa prepared for Coronelli's monumental 13 volume Atlante Veneto, published 1690-96 in continuation of Blaeu's Atlas Major. Coronelli credits earlier Portugese Jesuit authorities (Manuel de Almeida, Affonso Mendez, Pedro Páez, and Jerónimo Lobo) but also the contemporary German scholar Hiob Ludolf, the foremost expert of his day on Abyssinia. Ludolf compiled the first Ethiopian dictionary and grammar and discounted the traditional Ptolemaic lakes of Zaire and Zaflan (still shown by Coronelli in the inset) becoming the first to show the course and source of the Blue Nile at Lake Tana in his map of 1683. Franciscan scholar Vincenzo Coronelli (he was also an accomplished theologian) was among the leading map and globe makers of his age, making full and innovative use of the latest geographical information. A brief spell in Paris, for example, as cartographer to Louis XIV between 1681-83, gave him access to original material in the French archives including material gathered by Jesuit travellers such as La Salle. In 1684, back in his home city of Venice, Coronelli founded the first geographical society, the Academia Cosmografica degli Argonauti, and in 1685 he was appointed Cosmographer to the Republic of Venice. He is noted for the quality of composition and engraving of his maps, as well as their content.
Bookseller: Tim Bryars Ltd
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2012-06-09 10:55:49
Micali Giuseppe
. . Brunet III, 1696 - Vinet 1677.- Erste Ausgabe des Tafelbandes zu Micalis "Storia degli antichi popoli Italiani". - Eines der Hauptwerke des italien. Historikers u. Archäologen G. Micali (1769-1844). - Die prächtigen Tafeln zeigen etruskische Altertümer, darunter Vasen u. andere Gefäße, Fresken, Skulpturen, Münzen etc. aus Volterra, Populonia, Roselle, Cossa, Fiesole u. Cortona (jew. mit gest. Plan).- Tafeln 12 liegt in 2 Farbvarianten vor.- Ohne die 3 Textbände.- Nahezu fleckenfreies Exemplar in einem Prachteinband aus der Bibliothek von Erzherzog Anton Victor, mit dessen goldgepr. Monogramm am Rücken !# With (fold.) engraved map and 120 engravings (partly in aquatint) on 116 plates (of which 1 folded, 10 colored, 4 partly colored), contemporary half calf with spine label and richly gilt back.-Brunet III, 1696 - Vinet 1677.- First edition of the volume of plates to Micalis "Storia degli antichi popoli Italiani".- One of the main works of the Italian historian and archaeologist G. Micali (1769-1844).- The magnificent plates show Etruscan antiquities, including vases and other vessels, frescoes, sculptures, coins, etc. from Volterra, Populonia, Roselle, Cossa, and Cortona Fiesole (each with engr. plan). Plate 12 is located in two different colors.- Without the 3 text volumes.- Nearly spotless copy in a superb binding from the library of Archduke Anton Victor, with his monogram on the back!G. Micali nacque a Livorno nel 1769, e tutta la sua vita fu caratterizzata da un'intensa attivita commerciale in Europa, alla quale accompagno sempre le sue ricerche per amore dell'arte … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Johannes Müller
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2012-06-07 10:26:38
Tesauro, Emanuele
per Gio: di Pauli, Venezia, 1696. Cm. 17 x 23. Pagine 16 n.n.,466. Frontespizio con marca tipografica silografata, splendida legatura coeva in piena pergamena rigida, cornice dorata ai piatti e e fregi flroeali al dorso, dorso a 4 nervi. Tutti i tagli sono marmorizati, al taglio superiore è manoscritto autore e titolo. Stato di Ottimo [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Libri Antichi e Rari di A. Castiglioni [GRAVELLONA TOCE, Italy]
2012-06-04 18:38:28
[ITALIAN LITERATURE] FONTANA, Carlo Giuseppe
Parma: Alberto Pazzoni e Paolo Monti, 1696. First Edition. Hardcover. A manual of letter-writing, illustrated throughout with examples chosen from the author's apparently very large oeuvre. The examples are on a variety of subjects, mainly chosen to illustrate the changes in tone and style of address to be used in addressing correspondents of varying stations. Fontana was of a prominent family of Parma and apparently wrote most of these letters while a resident in the estate of his patron, Count Alessandro Sanvitale. Rare; OCLC gives four locations, of which only one in the U.S. (Stanford). From the library of artists Ben and Bernarda Bryson Shahn, with estate bookplate inside front cover. 12mo (16cm). Contemporary vellum over boards; inked spine title; [48], 406, [26]pp. Chafing and perforation to vellum along front joint (but holding strong); pencilled note to rear endpapers; text fresh, tight and clean; Very Good.
Bookseller: Lorne Bair Rare Books [US]
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2012-06-04 13:49:36
COLA Battista.
Presso Marescandoli., Lucca. 1696 - In-4° antico, cm. 21x16, legatura in tutta pergamena coeva con tit. calligrafico al dorso, pp. n.n. 26, num. 500, con un ritratto del Santo nel momento del martirio, fuori testo e inciso in rame da Suor Isabella Piccini. Qualche fioritura e bunitura ma ottimo esemplare.
Bookseller: Daris s. r. l. [Italy]
2012-05-30 10:00:18
ROCOLES Jean Baptiste De ( Anonyme )
Mortier, Amsterdam, 1696. un frontispice + 12 ffnch 6- 566 pp et 16 portraits gravés, il existe des éditions postérieures avec 24 portraits . un carton pierre mortier sur le nom d'Abraham wolfgang . Reliure Pastiche de Pierson fin XIXème, tranches cirées Size: In-16 [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Librairie Le Cosmographe [Vernou sur Brenne, France]
2012-05-28 11:14:40
Pablo Señeri
Juan García Infançon, Madrid 1696 - pergamino epoca, con ligera pérdida en parte superior lomera primer volúmen, interior bien conservado portada con orla tipográfica. Toscana a la Castellana por D. Juan de Espinola,Baeza,Echaburu. 2 Volúmenes. 796 págs.
Bookseller: LIBRERIA ANTICUARIA EPOPEYA
2012-05-26 09:55:23
Verzascha, Bernhard - Theodor Zwinger:
Basel - Frankfurt, Jacob Bertsche - Joh. Philipp Richter, 1696.. Fol. (36 cm). Frontispiz + Porträttafel + Titel + 4 n.n. Bll. + 995 + 19 n.n. Bll. OPgm. der Zeit.. Vgl. VD17 3:000174P: es sind folgende Register vorhanden: Register der Kräuter, Das Andere Register (Krankheiten), Das Dritte Register (Arzneien), Register der Kräuter in Lateinischer, Französischer und Griechischer Sprache. Mit dem gestochenen Frontispiz von Laresse und Minnichuysen sowie dem gefalteten Porträt Zwingers von Brandyller (Braunmüller) und Seiller. Titel in Rot und Schwarz gedruckt. Nissen BBI 1311. - Exlibris a. V., Ebd. fleckig, etw. angeplatzt a. unteren Kapital u. rückw. Kanten, stockfleckig, gebräunter Satzspiegel, etw. fleckig, einige Fraßspuren im Bugbereich, Gbrsp. der Zeit. - Zwinger, (1658 - 1724), Urenkel Theodor Zwingers, studierte seit 1672 an der Artistischen Fakultät in Basel, erwarb 1675 die Magisterwürde und begann das Studium der Medizin, das er 1678 an den freien Ärzteschulen in Schaffhausen und Zürich fortsetzte und 1680 in Basel mit der Promotion abschloß. Nach medizinischen Studien in Genf, Paris und Straßburg wurde er 1684 Prof. der Rhetorik in Basel, übernahm 1687 die Professur für Physik, 1703 für Anatomie und Botanik und war seit 1711 Prof. der theoretischen und praktischen Medizin. Mit Jakob Bernoulli zählte er zu den ersten experimentellen Naturwissenschaftlern in der Schweiz. Seit 1684 führte er chemische und physikalische Experimente durch. 1685 wurde Zwinger in die Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina aufgenommen, 1706 in die Preußische Akademie der Wissensc … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek
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2012-05-26 09:39:09
La Bruyère Jean
Estienne Michallet, Paris, 1696. Ottima legatura recente in mz. pergamena con titolo oro su tassello in pelle al ds. Tagli colorati a spruzzo. Buoni interni, salvo un foro di tarlo al margine interno delle ultime 60 carte. 12mo (cm. 16), 9 cc.nn. (compreso frontis. stampato in rosso e nero), 60, 460, XXIX(3) pp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Libreria Ex Libris ALAI-ILAB/LILA member [Roma, Italy]
2012-05-25 15:15:06
Alfonso Maria de' Liguori, santo
1696. 4 parti ognuna con proprio frontespizio in 2 volumi in folio, [mm. 403 x 245], pp. (8) – LXXVI – 276; XVI – 276; 200; XXV – (1). Capilettera, finali e testate di grandi dimensioni. Legatura in pelle spruzzata, dorso a sei scomparti con nervi in rilievo ed autore e titolo calligrafati; qualche spellatura e qualche lavoro di tarlo. Tagli spruzzati di rosso. Ottimo esemplare su carta pesante a margini amplissimi di questa opera che ha un piccolo strappo al margine bianco inferiore delle pp. 191-184 del I volume, senza mancanza di carta, e con un errore di numerazione a p. 52-53. Normali macchie della carta e qualche leggero alone. Alla carta di guardia anteriore del II volume nota: Mario Bonaca Turbini. Alfonso de’Liguori nacque vicino Napoli, a Marianella, primo di otto figli, nel 1696. A dodici anni i iscrisse all’università di Napoli e nel 1713 si laureò in diritto civile ed a soli diciassette anni iniziò la professione di avvocato. Nel 1723, dopo una frequentazione dell’Ospedale degli Incurabili, dopo aver perso una causa patrocinata contro il Granduca di Firenze, entrò opponendosi al volere paterno, fra i Padri dell’Oratorio. Iniziò la sua predicazione dapprima a Napoli – il padre, dopo l’ordinazione a sacerdote, lo convinse a non entrare fra i Filippini, ma a continuare a risiedere in casa – poi nel salernitano, ove nel 1736 si ritirò e fondò la Congregazione del Santissimo Redentore, approvata da Benedetto XIV nel 1749. Qualche anno dopo, nel 1753 pubblicò la prima edizione della su opera più importante la Theologia moralis e quindi, due anni dopo, La pratica del … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: EDITORIALE UMBRA SAS [Foligno, PG, Italy]
2012-05-22 10:20:50
Wedel, Georg Wolfgang [1645 - 1721]. Leisner, Karl Christian [b. 1663]. Slevogt, Johan Hadrian. Maley, Johan George. Wedel, Johan Adolph [1675 - 1747]. Stahl, Georg [also George] Ernest [1660 - 1734]
Jenae [Jena]:: Typis Iohannis Iacobi Krebsii,. 1696.. 4to: A - D4; ):(4; 2A - B4 C2; 3A - C4 D2; 4A - B4 C2; ¹2 A - F4. 19.2 cm x 15.5 cm. 1st edition. 31, [1]; [8]; 18, [2]; 28; 20; [52] pp. Text in Latin. All but the 2nd begin with full printed title page; the 2nd by Slevogt with a divisional title. Contemporaneous full vellum binding, with "Iparal 1696" stamped to top board. Green edgestain. Period fore-edge tabs marking the divers dissertations.. Lacking lower 1-3/4" of spine. Other general wear & soiling to. binding. A Very Good copy.. A bound volume of six related, though distinct, theses of Medicine, with the 1st, 3rd & 4th attended under the direction of one of the most brilliant scientists of the era, Georg Wolfgang Wedel. However, the piece of distinction must be credited to that of Stahl, a protege of Wedel's at Jena who achieved his own place of prominence in the early 18th C scientific world both as a practicing physician and as a proponent of the 'anima' philosophy, of which blood circulation plays a key role. "... through his writings [he] became vastly influential. .... [in fact, the DSB continues] Stahl influenced the whole of eighteenth-century medicine; and his imprint is being increasingly appreciated as historians trace his role in the drama of eighteenth-century medical thought." OCLC records only 1 institutional holding of this very early Stahl title on blood circulation, which was published in Halle while Stahl lectured at the University, and where he remained till 1715 until being called to court by Frederick William I of Prussia, to a … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Tavistock Books, ABAA
2012-05-20 16:21:01
PALLAVICINI (Giuseppe or Ferrante).:
Amsterdam, Daniel de la Feuille, 1696.. FIRST EDITION 1696, small slim 4to, 205 x 150 mm, 8 x 5¾ inches, THE ENGRAVED FRONTISPIECE IS LACKING, 2 title pages printed red and black and with printer's device, the first without date and giving the author's name as 'Parravicini', the second worded very slightly differently and with date at foot, on verso of the first title page begins a 3 page poem 'Cupidon, a la jeunesse' whose final page faces the second title page, on verso of second title page is the explanatory text for the first plate, there are 24 numbered plates each with 6 round emblems of love, each with a motto above it, 144 in total, 5 of which signed by the engraver Jan van Vianen, on verso of each plate is the text for the next page, the mottoes are each translated on the facing page into Latin, Italian, French, Spanish, Dutch, English and German, followed by a 4 line verse in French, on verso of the final plate is a publisher's advert, leaves (3), 24, bound in full late 19th or early 20th century red morocco, raised bands and gilt lettering to spine, all edges gilt, ornate gilt inner dentelles (turn ins), marbled endpapers. A few minor marks and minor scratches to binding, very slight rubbing to head and tail of spine and corners, small French catalogue cutting and modern handwritten note mounted on verso front endpaper, contents otherwise very nice. A very good clean tight copy of an attractive emblem book (lacking frontispiece as noted). Not in Brunet. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING.
Bookseller: Roger Middleton
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2012-05-18 09:49:50
PAUSANIAS (John McVickar)
Lipsiae: Apud Thomam Fritsch, 1696. Hardcover. Very Good. Folio. Translated by Romolo Quirino Amaseo, with commentaries by Friedrich Sylburg, Wilhelm Xylander, and Joachim Kühn. Bound in 18th century calf over boards, marbled endpapers, edges stained red. pp. [2 (blank)] [24] 1-898 [24] [76]. Title page in red and black. Illustrated with an engraved title vignette (a winged horse); woodcut initials, headpieces and tailpieces. Text in Greek and Latin in parallel columns, with supplementary matter in Latin. From the library of John McVickar, a prominent professor of Philosophy, Rhetoric, Belles-lettres, and Political Economy at Columbia College in New York. Signed: "John M'Vickar, Col. Coll., 1822," on the title page; with a printed bookplate (dated 1868) on the front pastedown. The calf binding is worn with the front board detached, else internally very good with light scattered foxing to the outer margins. Still considered by scholars to be the best edition of Pausanias' famous *Description of Greece*. A Greek traveler and geographer of the 2nd century, Pausanias provides contemporary descriptions of temples and shrines in the Peloponnese and central Greece, interspersed with frequent discussions of local myths and cult practices.
Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA [US]
2012-05-06 12:10:45
Anon
London - Samuel Heyrick and Isaac Cleve, 1696 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First edition. Two fascinating scarce trials from 1696, relating to the Jacobite plots to assasinate William of Orange in 1695-6. First Editions. Two trials from 1696 bound as one. The first has been seen at auction only once in the last thrity years, in 2002 and the second not at all. Very scarce. Publishing permission granted by J. Holt to Heyrick and Cleve in both cases. Sir William Parkins also on trial for 'raising forces in order to a rebellion, and encouraging a French invasion into this Kingdom. Who was found guilty of High-Treason, March 24th 1695. At the sessions-house in the Old-Baily. Together with a true copy of the papers delivered by Sir William Parkins and Sir John Friend, to the Sheriffs of London and Middlesex, at the time of their execution'. Robert Charnock, Edward King and Thomas Keyes 'upon full evidence were found guily of High-Treason at the sessions-house in the Old-Baily, March 11, 1695. Together with a true copy of the papers delivered to the Sheriffs of London and Middlesex at the time of their execution'. Sir William Parkyns (bap. 1649, d. 1696), lawyer and Jacobite conspirator. Parkyns became a captain in Colonel John Parker's Jacobite cavalry regiment after Parker had listed his captains at the start of 1694. Two of these, Robert Charnock and George Porter, became his closest fellow plotters. Parkyns was active in the discussions among Parker's captains, including Robert Charnock (16631696), in early 1695 about kidnapping or assassinating William. … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2012-05-03 15:40:33
Biblia.
1696. Vgl. Bibelslg. Württ. LB E 965 und vgl. Schmidt 350 (mit Abb. 263 u. 264).- Von der theologischen Fakultät der Universität Wittenberg überwachte Textgestaltung auf der Grundlage der Ausgabe von 1546.- Gegenüber dem Exemplar in der Württembergischen Landesbibliothek abweichend illustriert, dort sind genannt 13 Kupferstichporträts und 40 num. Kupfertafeln. Die Abbildungen der Kupfer aus der Wustschen Bibel von 1702 bei Schmidt sind freie, seitenverkehrte Nachstiche der Kupfer dieser Ausgabe, die bedeutend kontrastreicher und schärfer sind. Die Karten zeigen u.a. das Mittelmeer, Palästina, Syrien, Canaan u.a, die Kupfertafeln teils als Zwischentitel gestaltet.- Mit zahlreichen alten handschriftlichen lateinischen Randnotizen.- Buchblock angebrochen, 1 Lage, 1 Karte, 1 Kupfer lose.- Vereinzelt fleckig, weißer Innensteg teils mit kleinen Wurmspuren.- Ohne Titel und Zueignung des Alten Testaments und ohne Zwischentitel zu den Propheten. Gewicht in Gramm: 500
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2012-04-30 18:47:36
Gyraldus, Lilius Gregorius
Lugduni Batavorum [Leiden]: Hackius, et al, 1696 - Giraldi, Giglio Gregorio (Lilius Gregorius Gyraldus) 1470-1552) was an Italian scholar and poet, born at Ferrara, "where he early distinguished himself by his talents and acquirements. he removed to Naples, hwere he lived on familiar terms with Jovianus Pontanus and Sannazaro; and subsequently to Lombardy, where he enjoyed the favour of the Mirandola family. At Miland in 1507 he studied Greek under Chalcondylas; and shortly afterwards, at Modena, he became tutor to Ercole (afterwards Cardinal) Rangone. About the year 1514 he removed to Rome, where, under Clement VII, he held the office of apostolic protonotary; but having in the sack of that city (1527) which almost coincided with the death of his patron Cardinal Rangone, lost all his property, he returned in poverty once more to Mirandola, whence again he was driven by the troubles consequent on the assassination of the reigning prince in 1533. The rest of his life was one long struggle with ill-health, poverty and neglect; and he is alluded to with sorrowful regret by Montaigne in one of his Essais (i. 34) as having, like Sebastian Castalio, ended his days in utter destitution. He died at Ferrara a man of very extensive erudition; and numerous testimonies to his profundity and accuracy have been given both by contemporary and by later scholars. His HISTORIA marked a distinctly forward step in the systematic study of classical mythology; and by his treatises DE ANNIS ET MENSIBUS, and on the CALENDARIUM., he contributed to bring about the reform of the calendar, which was u … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2012-04-30 18:47:36
Gyraldus, Lilius Gregorius
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2012-04-30 08:31:29
DRYDEN, John, and John BLOW.
London: Printed by J.Heptinstall, for Henry Playford, at his Shop or at his House 1696. Folio, pp. [2], 30; title within a mourning border, printed music throughout, with the text of the Ode on the verso of the title-page as well as within the music; small dampstain to lower inner margin, two or three short nicks to blank lower margin neatly repaired, but a very good copy in modern panelled calf, gilt; bookplate of Thomas Wyatt Bagshawe, book-label of J. O. Edwards.First edition of Dryden's moving elegy to his friend Purcell. The musical setting by Blow, for flutes and two counter-tenors, is generally considered his finest work.On Purcell's death in November 1695 he was at the height of his powers and reputation, with stage and publishing commissions pouring in. The advertisements here list the Harmonia Sacra and Deliciae Musicae as well his revision of Playford's Introduction to Music and proposals for the publication of his instrumental works by his widow. His pre-eminence would be sealed by Playford two years later with the publication of the first volume of Orpheus Britannicus.Dryden and Blow were both old friends of Purcell. Purcell was linked to Dryden through the Howards (Dryden's wife, Lady Elizabeth, was a patron, her niece a pupil) and composed new music for the 1690s revival of Dryden's The Tempest, as well as King Arthur (1691, often considered Purcell's dramatic masterpiece) and The Indian Queen (1695). Blow's career had intertwined with that of Purcell for many years. Purcell may once have studied under him; Blow's Venus and Adonis (1681) was an important prec … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2012-04-24 16:29:31
Félibien des Avaux, Jean Francois
1696. (XIV), 249 pp. text by J. F. Félibien, the son of the early art historian André Félibien and a noted architect and architectural historian in his own right, presenting a systematic approach to the history of European architecture through the 14th century, heavily annotated throughout. 4to. Early calf, rubbed, spine chipped. Paris (Denys Mariette) 1696. Second edition, the first published in 1687. Félibien praised the Gothic style, which at the time was held in disrepute.
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2012-04-23 07:05:40
[CHINA] MARIANI, Sabino (1665-1721), päpstlicher China-Gesandter und Missionar.
Rom, 24. November 1696.. Italienische Handschrift auf Papier, 1 1/2 SS. auf 2 Bll., c. 27 x 20,5 cm. Falt- u. Knickspuren, leicht angeschmutzt, zweites Blatt mit öffnungsbedingter Randfehlstelle, zwei kleine Löcher (minimaler Textverlust).. Als Finanzbeamter der apostolischen Datarie an den Gemeindevorstand von Soriano nel Cimino (Prov. Viterbo) in Finanzangelegenheiten der Gemeinde. - Mariani, zuvor langjähriger Mitarbeiter der apostolischen Datarie, begleitete 1702 den päpstlichen Legaten Kardinal Tournon nach China, wo dieser die Einhaltung der Riten unter den dortigen Christen überprüfen sollte. Gemeinsam mit dem Jesuiten Joachim Bouvet wurde Mariani 1706 Leiter einer Delegation des Kaisers von China. Nach anfänglichen diplomatischen Erfolgen Tournons und Marianis am chinesischen Kaiserhof fielen beide jedoch wegen Missachtung der Etikette und aufgrund von Konflikten mit den Jesuiten bei Kaiser Kangxi in Ungnade. Mariani wurde 1707 aus Bejing verwiesen und verbrachte die folgenden Jahre als Prokurator der römischen Kongregation Propaganda Fide in Macao; zeitweilig unter Arrest. Als Mariani 1719 auch aus Macao verwiesen wurde, begab er sich ins indische Madras ( - damals unter portugiesischer Herrschaft), wo er zwei Jahre später verstarb. - In China war Mariani bekannt unter dem Namen "Sha Guoan" [Cha-Quc-Ghan]. Nach zuvor nur sporadischen Kontakten zwischen der Katholischen Kirche und China festigten sich die römisch-chinesischen Kontakte im 17. Jahrhundert, v.a. aufgrund der Bemühungen seitens der Jesuiten. Der Misserfolg der Mission Tournons und Marianis führte 1722 z … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2012-04-20 23:39:55
LITURGY]
excudebat E. Jones, impensis A. Swall & T. Childe, Londini, 1696. Liturgia, Seu Liber Precum Communium, Et Administrationis Sacramentorum, Aliorumque Rituum atque Ceremoniarum Ecclesiæ Juxta Usum Ecclesiæ Anglicanæ: Una Cum Psalterio Seu Psalmis Davidis, Ea Punctatione distinctis, qua Cantari aut Recitari debent in Ecclesiis. Itemque Forma & Modus Faciendi, Ordinandi & Consecrandi Episcopos, Presbyteros, Diacones. Engraved frontispiece and 51 additional engraved plates. 8vo. [168 x 95 x 32 mm]. [25], [164] ff. Contemporary "sombre" binding of black goatskin, the covers tooled all-over in blind, with repeated draw-handles, a stylised and a naturalistic flower, buds, palmette and roundels. The spine divided into five panels, tooled in blind with repeated draw-handles, a wedge-shaped floral tool and roundels, the edges of the boards tooled with a blind roll, plain endleaves, darkened edges. (Spine slightly faded and rubbed, corners a little bumped). Wing B.3694A, with reference to an engraved frontispiece but no mention of the other plates (and while the frontispiece is lettered in Latin, the additional plates are captioned in English, implying that they were intended for another work). This version of the Liturgy was largely translated into Latin by John Durel. There is some browning throughout, and the upper corner of D11 and D12 are torn (though they are separated by a plate that has not been torn). The binding is a little out of square, as a result of use. It is nevertheless in good condition, and is a handsome example of a "sombre" binding, with a profusion of small tools … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2012-04-12 14:17:14
(Alexander the Great) Curtius Rufus, Quintus
Frankfurt & Leipzig: Joachim Wilde, 1696. Folding map, frontis, [12], 843, [27] pp. Quintus Curtius Rufus was a Roman historian, writing probably during the reign of the Emperor Claudius (41-54 AD) or Vespasian. His only surviving work, Historiae Alexandri Magni, is a biography of Alexander the Great in Latin in ten books, of which the first two are lost. This is a German translation by in 1653 by Lehsten. Contemporary vellum. Vellum darkened, else Very Good.
Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller [USA]
2012-04-08 19:54:43
Otto, Jakob.
Ulm, Christian Balthasar Kühns Erben für Georg Wilhelm Kühn, 1696. 4to. (6), 547, (45), (4), 549-696, (4), 64 (not: 46) pp. With engr. frontispiece and a folding table. Contemp. vellum with ms spine title. Edges sprinkled in red. Later edition (one of three variants printed the same year) of this revised text first published in 1685 by Jakob Otto; one of the last important revisions of the "Carolina". - Slight brownstaining to margins; minute wormhole in frontispiece. From the library of the Regensburg lawyer Sebastian Seelmann (cf. Kobolt), a member of Harsdörffer's "Pegnesian Order of the Flowers" since 1668. VD 17, 1:012318C. Kohler/Sch. XXXIX.
Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH [Vienna, A, Austria]
2012-04-07 08:20:15
GACON François
- S.n., Cologne 1696, in 12 (8,5x15cm), (4) 191pp. (4), relié. - Edition originale. Un titre frontispice. Reliure en plein veau d'époque. Dos à nerfs orné. Acccroc avec manque au premier nerf. Ensemble frotté. Gacon fut un furieux invectiveur, décidé à s'en prendre à toutes les hypocrisie de son temps, il s'attacha particulièrement à alimenter ses haines littéraires, notamment contre Boileau, Bossuet. [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] First Edition. As a frontispiece. Full contemporary calf. Back tooled raised. Acccroc with missing the first nerve. Rubbed together. Invectiveur Gacon was a furious, decided to take all hypocrisy of his time, he was particularly attached to feed his literary hatred, including against Boileau, Bossuet --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! (4) 191pp. (4) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
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2012-04-05 13:19:18
Otto, Jakob.
Ulm, Christian Balthasar Kühns Erben für Georg Wilhelm Kühn, 1696.. (6), 547, (45), (4), 549-696, (4), 64 (falsch: 46) SS. Mit gest. Frontispiz und einer mehrf. gefalt. Tabelle. Pergamentband der Zeit mit hs. Rückentitel. Dreiseitiger gesprenkelter Rotschnitt. 4to.. Spätere Ausgabe (eine von drei Druckvarianten im selben Jahr) der erstmals 1685 erschienenen Bearbeitung durch Jakob Otto, eine der letzten wichtigen Bearbeitungen der Carolina. - Zu Beginn im Rand leicht braunfleckig; das Frontispiz mit winzigem Wurmloch. Aus der Bibliotek des Regensburger Advokaten und Notars Sebastian Seelmann (vgl. Kobolt), seit 1668 unter dem Namen "Silvius" Mitglied des Pegnesischen Blumenordens in Nürnberg, mit seinen charakteristischen hs. Signaturvermerken an Rücken und Vorderdeckel. - VD 17, 1:012318C. Kohler/Sch. XXXIX.
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2012-04-03 12:15:45
MEYER CORNELIUS.
Roma, 1696. Incisione in rame, 170x230, testo nella parte inf. del foglio. Non comune. Carta topografica del territorio limitrofo a Fano, di cui è indicato il giro delle mura. Si notano il fiume Metauro e l'Arzilla. Lievi fioriture marginali, ben conservato. cartografia.
Bookseller: libreria antiquaria perini Sas di Perini [Verona, VR, Italy]
2012-03-26 07:10:54
Aeschines and Demosthenes
[Oxford:] excudebat Johan. Crooke, 1696 [date in Greek]. First edition of the two antagonistic orations of Æschines and Demosthenes as edited, with a Latin translation, by the young Oxford students Peter Foulkes and John Friend, who were both about twenty when this volume was printed. Contemporary calf. Gilt spine with red morocco label. . Octavo. With three engraved portraits, of the two orators and of Cicero, by M. Burg; these are included in the pagination. The Latin translation is printed at the bottom of each page. Joints, corners a bit rubbed, a little light foxing. A very good copy. This was for many years a popular edition; and was reprinted in 1715 if not oftener: but the first is the preferable edition, and is considered very correct. The explanation of the more difficult Greek words at the end, was among the principal causes of its popularity" (Dibdin I, 487).
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2012-03-26 07:10:54
Aeschines and Demosthenes.
[Oxford:] excudebat Johan. Crooke, 1696 [date in Greek]. "This was for many years a popular edition; and was reprinted in 1715 if not oftener: but the first is the preferable edition, and is considered very correct. The explanation of the more difficult Greek words at the end, was among the principal causes of its popularity" (Dibdin I, 487). Octavo. . [16], 151, [1], 182, [2], [18, index] pp. With three engraved portraits, of the two orators and of Cicero, by M. Burg; these are included in the pagination. The Latin translation is printed at the bottom of each page. Contemporary calf. Gilt spine with red morocco label. Joints, corners a bit rubbed, a little light foxing. A very good copy. First edition of the two antagonistic orations of ®schines and Demosthenes as edited, with a Latin translation, by the young Oxford students Peter Foulkes and John Friend, who were both about twenty when this volume was printed. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Michael R. Thompson Books, A.B.A.A. [Los Angeles, CA, U.S.A.]
2012-03-22 19:01:04
Tolosa, Bernardo de Ugarte, 1696, (al fin:) 1697, 22x33, frontis, 22 hojas, 361 págs. 47 hojas de índice. Frisos colofones y letras capitulares. Anotaciones de época en márgenes. Frontis con trocito de margen recortado. Junto con "SUPLEMENTO DE LOS FUEROS, PRIVILEGIOS Y ORDENANZAS DE ESTA PROVINCIA DE GUIPUZCOA". San Sebastián, Lorenzo Riesgo y Montero, 1758, 91 págs. 1 hoja. Escudo de armas de Guipúzcoa grabado en portada. Las dos obras encuadernadas en un volumen en holandesa piel de época con la lomera gofrada, cortes tintados. (38505).
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2012-03-11 13:48:17
Visscher, Nicolas
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2012-03-05 11:48:34
Abraham a St. Clara:
Tl. 1 u. 3 Salzburg, bey Melchior Haan / Tl. 2 u. 4 Nürnberg, Johann Georg Lochner, 1696, 1752, 1692, 1752.. 13 Bll., 457 S., 5 Bll. / 4 Bll., 453 S., 17 Bll. / 11 Bll., 556 S., 8 Bll. / 5 Bll., 433 S., 11 Bll., 8°, Tl. 1 in braun marmoriertem Pappband d. Zt., Tl. 2-4 in Leder d. Zt., mit Rotschnitt. Abraham a Sancta Clara oder Abraham a Santa Clara, bürgerlich Johann Ulrich Megerle (1644-1709), bedeutendster kath. Prediger der Barockzeit, u. Schriftsteller. Seine Predigten waren populär, weil unterhaltsamen u. satirisch. Kaiser Leopold I. ernannte ihn 1677 zum Subprior u. Hofprediger. Während den Türkenkriegen versuchte er die Bevölkerung aufzumuntern, Tausende strömten zu den Massenpredigten. Ab 1690 leitete Abraham a Sancta Clara die deutsch-böhmische Ordensprovinz der Augustiner-Barfüßer, kehrte jedoch 1695 nach Wien zurück, wo er auch verstarb. - Judas der Erz-Schelm ist sein Haupterk. Die vier Teile um Judas Ischariot erschienen über fast 10 Jahre (1686, 1689, 1692 u. 1695). Durch Judas' Verrat soll Jesus an die Römer ausgeliefert (u. schliesslich gekreuzigt) worden sein. - Teil 3 in Erstauflage. Die beiden Bände von 1752 (im Gegensatz zur EA) eigentlich jew. mit Frontispiz, das hier aber fehlt! Die Einbände sind dem Alter entsprechend deutlich berieben u. etwas bestossen; die Seiten leicht gebräunt u. stellenweise etwas braunfleckig; bei Tl. 1 wurde von einem Blatt der Rand abgeschnitten (evtl. fehlen dadurch gedruckte Randanmerkungen), sonst gute Expl.
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2012-03-01 12:54:56
London: Charles Bill and the executrix of Thomas Newcomb, 1696. Small folio, pp. [18], being [473]-492 of the Acts of Parliament, removed; browned, some foxing. Text in black letter throughout. Establishes a provision for "Seamen who by age, wounds, or other accidents shall become disabled for future service at sea, and shall not be in a condition to maintain themselves comfortably, may not fall under hardships and miseries, may be supported at the public charge, and that the children of such disabled seamen ... may in some reasonable manner be provided for and educated." This act also provides for the founding and endowing of a Seaman's Hospital at Greenwich, the services of which will be available to all seamen who "register themselves, in and for His Majesty's sea-service," as well as their families.
Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books [U.S.A.]
2012-03-01 12:54:56
London: Charles Bill and the executrix of Thomas Newcomb, 1696. Small folio, pp. [18], being [473]-492 of the Acts of Parliament, removed; browned, some foxing. Text in black letter throughout. Establishes a provision for "Seamen who by age, wounds, or other accidents shall become disabled for future service at sea, and shall not be in a condition to maintain themselves comfortably, may not fall under hardships and miseries, may be supported at the public charge, and that the children of such disabled seamen...may in some reasonable manner be provided for and educated." This act also provides for the founding and endowing of a Seaman's Hospital at Greenwich, the services of which will be available to all seamen who "register themselves, in and for His Majesty's sea-service, " as well as their families.
Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books (ABAA / ILAB) [St. Paul, MN, U.S.A.]
2012-02-22 12:39:07
VILLEDIEU ( Madame DESJARDINS , dite Madame de )
- A Lyon , Chez Antoine BESSON , ( 1696 ) . Reliure époque , veau raciné , dos à nerfs ornés , piece de titre , in-12 de 403 pages , divisé en six parties .Recueil amusant d'histoire sur les amours du Prince de Parme avec la duchesse de Valentinois ( GAY p731 ) . Vignette du libraire au titre .Un trou de ver traverse une marge , emportant qq lettres à la fin , rares rousseurs . [Attributes: Hard Cover]
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2012-02-20 13:58:00
Mailly, Chevalier de.
Chez Denys du Puis, Paris 1696 - 1re édition, (686) + 388 + 441pp. Titres décorées d'une gravure. Frontespice dans vol I. Ex libris "Bibliotheca Nobil. Franc. Deschamps. Ex Museo P. Deschamps" 3 volumes. Dos et plats légèrement frottées. Bon état, bel ensemble. Reliure plein veau, dos à nerfs, titres, tomaisons et dos ornées et dorées.
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2012-02-16 21:52:10
[Juliis, Joseph de ]
Rome: Typis Sacr Cong. de Propag. Fide, 1696. First edition. Woodcut device on title-page. 108, [4] pp. A-O4. Text in Latin and Greek. Small 4to. Contemporary vellum. Front free endpaper missing, binding a bit shaken, mild dampstaining to first two leaves, mostly marginal. First edition. Woodcut device on title-page. 108, [4] pp. A-O4. Text in Latin and Greek. Small 4to. Scarce and elegantly printed handbook of Greek, published by the famous Society for the Propagation of Faith in Rome. OCLC locates only two copies in the United States (Penn State and St. Johns in Minnesota).
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2012-02-15 17:33:28
PENNA, LORENZO:
. Per li Principianti della Musica Figurata; Distinti in tre libri: Dal Primo spuntano li Principij del Canto Figurat; Dal Secondo spiccano le Regole del Contrapunto; Dal Terzo appariscono li Fondamenti per suonare l' Organo o Clavicembalo sopra la Parte. 5th edition. Bologna: Pier maria Monti 1696. With titlevignette, woodcut plate showing the compulsory Guido-hand and 1 textual woodcut vignette. 199 pp. Uncut in contemporary halfvellum. Name on flyleaf. Spine a little loose. * Successful main work for the acting Italian conductor of the cathedral to Imola. With many self-compositions this work contains a composition lesson for 2 and polyphonic works as wells as principles of bass accompaniment. <br>Missing portrait cut in wood..
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2012-01-25 14:11:29
GOMBERVILLE, Marin Le Roy de-
Pierre Daret,, Paris, 1696 - [15]-105 ff. First edition of this nicely illustrated moral emblem book by Le Roy de Gomberville (1600-1674). Engr. ills : title-vign., 2 part-titles, a dedicatory vign., 4 headpieces, 4 initials, full-page author's portrait by Pierre Daret (1604-1678), 102 (of 103) nearly full-page emblems after Vaenius' "Emblemata Horatiana" and 2 ill. to indicate the end of a part. Text in French, quotations in Latin. Ref. Landwehr, French, 476. BN Paris. BL London (1). Not in Emblem books Leiden. 1 volumes. 1243 g Contemp. Calf (corners bumped), mod. gilt ruled spine on 6 raised bands,(full-page plate showing Cardinal Mazarin, Minerva and Louis XIV and f. 96 lacking, title repaired & reinforced, part-title & p. 41 torn & repaired, lower margins repaired, upper part of f. 33 lacking, text written in the plate of f. 6, spots, dampstaining). [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: de KunstBurg
2012-01-23 10:05:10
Placette (La Placette), Jean de la
Chez Robert Roger, Imprimeur & Libraire de S.A.E, Berlin, 1696. 8°, 14 Bll., 480 S. Lederband der Zeit auf 5 Bünden mit etwas Rückenvergoldung. Sprache: Französisch, Leicht berieben; hinterer Deckel in der oberen Ecke mit Stoßspur; Vorderdeckel mit einigen Schabstellen bzw. oberflächlichen Fraßspuren und mit 3 kleinen Wurmgängen (etwas Bezugsverlust); Ecken mit kleinen Bezugsfehlstellen; hinteres Rückengelenk über die gesamte Länge angeplatzt, aber stabil; erste und letzte Bll. leimschattig (Titel und das erste Widmungsblatt stärker); erste Bll. etwas gebräunt; stockfleckig (erste und letzte Bll. stärker). Jean de la Placette (1639-1718); bedeutender französischer Theologe; Calvinist bzw. Hugenotte; nach der Rücknahme des Edikts von Nantes durch Ludwig den XIV. im Jahre 1685 emigrierte er nach Dänemark (Kopenhagen); Placette hatte den Beinamen "Le Nicole des Protestants"; sein gesamtes Werk stand auf dem Römischen Index librorum prohibitorum (Decr. 19 nov. 1703; 10 maii 1757). VD17 3:022951M. 1100 Gramm. Seconde edition (zuerst Amsterdam 1695). [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: AixLibris Antiquariat Klaus Schymiczek [Aachen, Germany]
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