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        Oost-Indise voyagien van Johan Mildenhal, en Johan Cartwright, onder veel avontuuren en opmerkelijke waarnemingen, (in de jaren 1599 en 1606) te water en te lande, gedaan na de landen van Persien en den Grooten Mogol.

      Leiden, Pieter van der Aa, 1706. - 8vo. (2), 54, (6) pp. With engraved title vignette, folding engr. map of Persia and northern Arabia, and 2 double-page-sized engraved plates. Papered spine. First Dutch translation of "The travailes of John Mildenhall" and "Observations of Master John Cartwright" (from "Purchas his Pilgrimes", London, 1625, vol. 1, bk. 3, pp. 114-116, and vol. 2, pp. 1422-1437). The merchant adventurer John Mildenhall, "probably the first Englishman to travel overland to India" (Howgego I, 719), spent six months in Constantinople before, in July 1600, departing for Aleppo, proceeding to Bir, Urfa, Diabekr, Sultanieh, Qazvin, and ultimately Lahore. He returned to England in 1605/06. The English preacher John Cartwright accompanied him from Aleppo to Kashan in Persia, then proceeded to Esfahan alone "and travelled widely in the Middle East. The account of his journeys is one of the most valuable of the period" (Howgego I, 197). Tiele 5. Muller (Books, maps, plates on America) 1890f. Alden 707/2. J. C. Brown cat. III, 88. OCLC 746499809, 69110890.

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        Origines Hamburgenses, sive rerum Hamburgensium. LIBER PRIMUS: Ab urbe condita usque ad annum Æ. C. M CC XXV. Cum appendice quae duplicem continet S. Anscharii primi Archiepiscopi Hamburgensis vitam, integre primum a Lambecio erutam et tenebris et notis illustram. Accedunt in hâc editione Breviarium Vitae S. Anscharii & excerpta Chronologica à Claudio Arrhenio

      Hamburg, Christian Liebezeit, 1706. . Hard Cover. [4] Bl., 40, 144 S.; [4] Bl., 268 [i.e. 168] S., [15] Bl. 4to. Neues HLdr. im Stile d. Zt. mit rotem RSchild u. Goldpräg., unter Verwendung histor. Marmorpapiers. Ohne die Tafeln (1 Portr., 6 Taf. u. Tab.). - Graesse 4, S. 84; Schröder 2127, 4; Rapp S. 31 B 37; ADB 17, S. 535; Kayser, Hamburger Bücher, S. 62. - ANGEBUNDEN: LIBER SECUNDUS: Ab Anno Aerae Christianae vulgaris M CC XXV, usque ad annum M CC XCII. Cui accedunt Chronologia et Auctarium Libri Primi, Ab anno Ae. C. DCCC VIII. usque ad annum M LXXII. - Die ersten 2 Teile zu einer auf 7 Bände geplanten Geschichte Hamburgs. - Peter Lambeck (1628-1680), Polyhistor u. Bibliograph, war zunächst, als Nachfolger von Joachim Jungius, Rektor des Hamburger Akademischen Gymnasiums. "Er gieng nachgehends wegen üblen Ruffs seiner Lehre u. Beschuldigung der Atheisterey, wie auch wegen Mißvergnügens über seine Heyrath mit einer alten reichen, aber sehr geitzigen u. boßhafften Frau ohne Abschied davon, begab sich ... nach Rom, woselbst er öffentlich zur Catholischen Religion trat, u. darauf zu Wien, Kayserlicher Unter-, hernach Ober-Bibliothecarius, Rath u. Historiographus wurde" (Jöcher, Compend. Gelehrten-Lex. I, Sp. 1489 f.; vgl. Zischka, Allgem. Gelehrten-Lex., S. 364; vgl. ausführlich Schröder 2127). - Sehr vereinzelt leicht stockfleckig. Gutes Exemplar auf "gesundem" Papier.

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        Roma Perturbata, ofte Beroerde Romen, vertoond door x Zinnebeelden

      1706. ANTI-CATHOLIC SATIRE. Roma Perturbata, ofte 't Beroerde Romen, vertoond door X Zinnebeelden, toegepast op de X Geboden, door die van 't Pausdom, doch voornaamelijk door de Munniken doorgaans meest overtreeden... [2] pp. Illustrated with 11 full-page numbered engraved plates. Small folio, 314 x 185 mm, bound in contemporary Dutch speckled calf, gilt-rolled ornamental frames on covers surrounding central gilt-stamped floral arabesque at center, spine with decorative ornaments in compartments. Louvain [Amsterdam?]: Groote Compagnie [Carel Allard?], 1706. |~||~||~||~||~| First issue of these richly allegorical emblem engravings criticizing the Catholic Church. Published during a crisis of succession in the Holland Mission, "Rome Perturbed, or the Catholic Church in uproar, presented in ten emblems showing how the papacy, but especially the monks, trespass against the Ten Commandments" follows a long tradition of anti-clerical satire used by Romeyn de Hooghe and others in a debate culminating in the schism between the Curia and the Dutch diocese in 1723 to form the Old Catholic Church. Petrus Codde (1648-1710) was Archbishop of Utrecht from 1695 until 1704, when he was permanently discharged from his post by Pope Clement XI following repeated accusations of Jansenism. He had been replaced in 1702 by Theodore de Cock, a former friend, after failing to defend his orthodoxy at court in Rome. Their longstanding personal rivalry inspired this series of satirical engravings, set in the context of the pervasive religious controversy. Muller identifies the anonymous artists as the Allard family of Amsterdam, who edited stock images and added cursive chronograms and rhyming passages to explain their densely packed illustrations. Engraved with fictitious publication lines, these narrative plates play on Codde's name, belittling him by using the Dutch word for droll (koddig); and vilify De Cock by their use of roosters, cockerels (coq in French), and cooks (kok in Dutch). The author is identified on the title-page by initials only, "L.V.J." for Liefhebber van Jansenius -- an anonymous "friend of Jansenius." Extremely popular at the time and now very rare, this series was almost immediately republished, with a second edition in 1707 containing two more plates. OCLC locates just five copies worldwide of this first edition, none in the U.S. (Koninklijke Bibliothek, Tresoar, Universiteit Utrecht, and two at the British Library). No copies in ABPC. Front joint cracked but holding fine. PROVENANCE: Bibliotheca Abbatiae Vallis-Dei (Abbot of Gottesthal?), with their ex-libris on front pastedown and stamp of same on front and rear endpaper verso. BM, Satires 1440. Muller, De Nederlandsche Geschiedenis in Platen 3410 (5). See Spaans, Graphic Satire and Religious Change: The Dutch Republic 1676-1707, pp. 210-240.

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        Heilige Augen-und emuths-Lust

      1706. KRAUS, Johann Ulrich. Heilige Augen-und Gemüths-Lust, vorstellend alle Sonn- Fest- und Feyrtägliche nicht nur Evangelien sondern auch Epistelen und Lectionen. Two parts in one, [5] ff., letterpress title to part 2, 122 engraved plates, numbered [1], 70, [1], 71-120, engraved title vignettes. Contents: Part 1 with xylographic half-title, letterpress title, four-page preface with engraved pictorial headpiece and ornamental initial, one-page index of holidays, full-page allegorical engraving of the Church, and 70 plates; Part 2 with letterpress title, full-page engraving of the apostles and their symbols, and 50 plates, all the engravings finely coloured throughout with some gold heightening, all by a contemporary hand. The plates printed on thick card paper, interleaved. Folio, 336 x 205 mm., bound in contemporary dark brown speckled calf over boards, sides paneled with single gilt fillet, spine richly gilt with red morocco gilt lettering-piece, gilt edges. [Augsburg]: Kraus, [1706]. |~||~||~||~||~| First Edition of Kraus' famous illustrated book, representing one of the high points from the Southern German Baroque period. It is a unique and splendid luxury copy with the engravings beautifully coloured in gouache and watercolour… heightened in gold on special thick card paper. Johann Ulrich Kraus (1655-1719) was one of the most successful engravers and publishers at Augsburg in the latter part of the seventeenth century. This monumental emblem book was conceived as a suite to his famous Picture Bible or Bilderbibel (1698-1700), and follows the same illustrative formula, in which the upper portion of each plate contains an illustration of a Bible scene and the lower portion an engraved circular emblem. Each plate is devoted to a different Saint's day, and each emblem is printed within an elaborate cartouche or frame, itself often incorporating small medallion vignettes or emblems. In his artistic style Kraus's ornamental engravings - represented here by the varied and imaginative emblem cartouches - were widely influential in Germany, through their use as models for cabinetmakers, woodworkers and other craftsmen. The artistic colouring of this copy adds expressive details and nuances of light, hue and shadow not supplied by the engravings themselves. It was likely executed under the artist's direction, either for presentation to a high-ranking patron or on commission for a wealthy customer. To avoid bleed-through of the colour the plates were specially printed on heavy card-like paper, making this copy nearly twice as thick as ordinary copies. With its characteristic German Baroque palette of delicate pinks and blues and rich greens, enhanced by sparingly but gorgeously applied touches of gold, the colouring transforms many of the pictorial illustrations into veritable miniature paintings. This copy appears to be unique. While a coloured copy of Kraus's Bilderbibel, also on thick paper, is recorded (cf. Tenschert catalogue XLVIII/98), we trace no other coloured copies of the present edition. In his 1933 study of the illustration of the Bilderbibel and its suites (see below), Otto Reichl made no mention of any coloured copies. Occasional minor marginal soiling or paper discoloration, small marginal repairs to 2 text leaves, plate 32 with small light stain, small tear to head of spine; else fine. Landwehr, German 390. Faber du Faur 1849. Praz, Studies in Seventeenth-Century Imagery, p. 389. Brunet III, 697 (citing Latin version only). Thieme-Becker 21:440. Otto Reichl, Die Illustrationen in vier geistlichen Büchern des Augsburger Kupferstechers, Johann Ulrich Krauss. Studien zur deutschen Kunstgeschichte 294 (Strassburg, 1933).

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        Three Years Travels from Moscow over-land to China

      1706. IDES, Evert Ysbrants. Three Years Travels from Moscow over-land to China. thro' Great Ustiga, Siriania, Permia, Sibiria, Daour, Great Tartary; &c. to Peking. Written by his Excellency E. Ysbrants Ides, Ambassador from the Czar of Muscovy to the Emperor of China. To which is Annex'd an Accurate Description of China, done Originally by a Chinese Author. [12], 1-110, lacking blank which would be 111-112, 115-191, 190-210 pp. With engraved extra-decorated title (dated 1705), a large folding map of north Asia by G. Droogenham and 30 engraved plates, of which 8 folding. 4to., 235 x 175 mm, bound in modern speckled calf darker brown morocco spine labels stamped in gilt. London: Printed for W. Freeman, J. Walthor, T. Newborough, J. Nicholson, and R. Parker, 1706. |~||~||~||~| First English edition translated from the Dutch (Amsterdam 1704). The plates are those of the Dutch edition, with the Dutch captions replaced by captions in English. The aim of the expedition which took place from 1692 to 1695 was to conclude further commercial agreements with the Chinese. "The Russian embassy had less trouble with the enormous self-esteem of the Chinese than many earlier and later embassies. Before the Tartars became masters of China, it was almost impossible for foreigners to find admittance to the Imperial Court. Kang-hi was desirous of preventing Russian encroachments upon his territories and the Czar was anxious to establish a regular commerce with China. The expedition added considerable geographical knowledge to the little that was known about Manchuria and China" (Cox). The second half of the book consists of "A Short Description of the vast Empire of China by Dionysius Kao," a Chinese doctor, who practiced in Siam and India, and who was a convert to Catholicism. A short tear nicely repaired without loss to folding map of north Asia, some browning, but overall a very good copy. Cordier 2468. Cox I, p. 331. Lust 519. Löwendahl 294.

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        Notes sur le concile de Trente, touchant les points les plus importants de la discipline ecclésiastique, et le pouvoir des évêques, les décisions des SS. Pères, des conciles et des papes, et les résolutions des plus habiles avocats sur ces matieres. Avec une dissertation sur la réception et l'autorité de ce concile en France

      Edition originale. Absent à Brunet.Plein Veau glacé brun d'époque, spine à nerfs orné avec pièce de titre en maroquin rouge. Exemplaire dépourvu de spine-ends , coins émoussés. Mors ouvert en queue le long du premier caisson.Notes recueillies par Etienne Rassicod, jurisconsulte (1645-1718), des conférences sur le concile de Trente tenues par M. de Caumartin, Bignon, Le Pelletier et De Bezons. Sur la page de titre, dans la marge inférieure, à la plume rouge : » Live au moins suspect, mais très utile si on le lit avec réserve ».Ex libris Libro Liber G. H. chez Balthazard d'Egmond A Cologne 1706 in 8 (18,5x11cm) (8) 353pp. (1bc) 1f. (41) (1bc) (2). Un Vol. relié

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        De voorname scheeps-togten van Jan Staden van Homburg in Hessen, na Brazil, gedaan anno 1547 en 1549 Bevattende des selven wonderbaarlijke en gevaarlijke bejegeningen, gevankenis onder de menschen eeters; seldsame gevallen; nette beschrijving van Brazil, soo des lands, als der menschen, dieren, gewassen, &c (AND) De seer aanmerkelijke en vermaarde reys van Johannes Lerius na Brazil in America Gedaan anno 1556 Bevattende veele seldsame gevallen, hem op sijnen togt, en in dit gewest bejegend; nauwkeurige beschrijvingh van 't landschap der Tuppin Imbae en haar wonderlijke zeeden, ten tijde der eerste aankoomst van de Françoisen in dit weerlds-deel enz Nevens een verhaal van den ellendigsten honger, in fijne te ruggekoomst na Frankrijk op 't schip uytgestaan

      Leyden [Leiden], Pieter van der Aa, 1706. 8vo. Two title pages, each with an engraved vignette, 95, 183, [19] pp. One large folded map, 24 folded engraved plates (to Staden), six large folded engraved plates (to Lerius). Contemporary blind vellum.l This is the third, enlarged Dutch edition of the travels of Johann (Hans) Staden (between 1525 and 1528 to ca. 1576), combined with the first Dutch translation (after the last edited French original) of the travelogue of the voyage of Johannes Lerius (Jean de Léry, 1534-1611). Both expeditions and both writers went to the coast of Brazil when that still was a little explored region. One folded plate with old paper repair to verso, otherwise a very good copy. Rare. Borba de Moraes, pp. 836-837; Bosch I, p. 48 (De Léry); Sabin 90056 (for Staden, the edition of Lerius not included); Tiele, 5 (Van der Aa), 655 (Lerius), 1037 (Staden).

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        T Geseegend Jaer van MDCCVI

      primo '700, Torino - Barcellona - Grande e ricca cornice in cui sono rapprentate alcune battaglie del 1706 tra cui Torino e Barcellona, margine di 3 mm oltre la battuta della lastra mm 215x332

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        1706 A TREATISE ON ANTIENT AND PRESENT GEOGRAPHY EDWARD WELLS 2ND EDITION FULL LEATHER EUROPE ASIA AMERICAS VERY RARE!!!

      A TREATISE ON ANTIENT AND PRESENT GEOGRAPHY1706; Edward Wells; 2nd Edition; London, A. and J. Churchill; Full Leather; 175 Pages + Index; w4.8"xh7.8"; Very Rare!!!Great For any Geography Fan or Collector.  Great Gift Idea!!!Attributes:A Gorgeous, sleek full leather cover design with floral stamped outer/inner borders with flower to each inner corner, lighter paneled leather rectangle design to both sides, with an Excellent Frontispiece and a Wonderful read in early modern English on handmade paper!!!Some Contents Included:TERMS, DIVISIONS OF THE GLOBE, ANCIENT AND PRESENT EUROPE, SPAIN, GAUL, FRANCE, LORRAIN, NETHERLANDS, SWITZERLAND, GERMANY, ITALY, TURKEY, GREECE, DACIA, HUNGRARY, TRANSYLVANIA, POLAND, DENMARK, NORWAY, ASIA, INDIA, PERSIA, MEDIA, CHINA, ASIA MINOR, BIBLE GEOGRAPHY, OF AMERICA/WEST INDIES, UNKNOWN CONTINENTS, CAATALOGUE OF ARCHBISHOPRICKS AND BISHOPRICKS, OF UNIVERSITIES, METHODS OF FINDING LONGITUDE/LATITUDE OF PLACES, ETC.!!!Background: Edward Wells (1667?"1727) was an English mathematician, geographer, and controversial theologian.From 1709 to 1719, Wells produced a Greek critical edition of the New Testament, published in Oxford. Wells drew from the variant readings collated in the edition of John Mill in the construction of the text. While Mill's edition had included the most thorough critical apparatus up to its time, the actual text was a reprint of that of Stephanus. Wells' edition was thus the first to offer the complete Greek New Testament while moving away from the Textus Receptus and toward what is now considered the standard critical text, Nestle-Aland.Condition:Condition is Very Good.  Some wear to edges, little glue to lower front hinge, hinges holding well but would handle with care, 1717 signature Ed. Derby Oxford, pages/text block are very good for over 305 years old!!!

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        Epitome chronologico, genealogico, & historico

      Na Officina de Antonio Pedrozo Galram, Cambridge 1706 - 16]+555 pages. Octavo (8" x 6") bound in full leather with raised bands with red labels and gilt lettering to spine. (Palau 32887) First edition. Antonio Maria Bonucci was a Jusuit priest and Antonio Vieira's secretary for the last ten years of his life. Since Bonucci was Vieira's secretary until his, Vieira's, death in 1697 and was well aware of the content of Vieira's work, it is surprising that he wrote and managed to get a book published in 1706 in which eh seemingly follows some of Vieira's ideas regarding the succession of time. When one reads the first "book" of this work, they have the impression that the content and structure are very much similar to some passages of Vieira's Clavis Prophetarum. A study of this book will provide further light on Vieira's interpretation of the succession of empires, particularly when analyzing his chapter on "how the time of the Antichrist should be understood in the Fifth empire, while Christ's empire would thus be counted as the sixth. Antonio Vieira was a Portuguese Jesuit philosopher and writer, the "prince" of Catholic pulpit-orators of his time. He accompanied his parents to the colony of Brazil, where his father had been posted as a registrar. He received his education at the Jesuit college at Bahia. In 1635 he entered the priesthood. He distinguished himself as an orator. He was one of the reformers during the inquisition and his enemies had him exiled to Coimbra. this work is a kind of universal history, one of its interest is that the dedication was written in Bahia. Condition: Recased with renewed spine and labels and end papers, corners rubbed, leather boards, scuffed and rubbed, early signature to title, minor dampstaining else a very good copy. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Grundriss der aprochen vor Barcelone Anno 1706.

      . Coloured engraved map of Barcelona. Frankfurt ca. 1706. 28,8 x 36,7 cm. In passepartout and silver frame. * Depicting the siege of the city by the English..

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        BIBLIA SACRA. Vulgatae Editionis, Sixti V Pontificis Max. Jussu Recognita, et Clementis VIII auctoritate edita; Versiculis distincta, et ad singula Capita Argumentis aucta; Pluribusque Imaginibus, ad Historiarum notitiam politissimè elaborais, ornata. Indiceque Epistolarum, & Evangeliorum locupletata.

      Apud Nicolaum Pezzana 1706 Testo latino, su due colonne. Cm.21,2x13,7. Pg.(24), 998, (52). Legatura in piena pergamena rigida coeva. Titoli manoscritti al dorso a cinque scomparti. Minimo restauro al capitello superiore. Lievi tarlature collocate solo ai margini, che non inficiano il testo. Marca tipografica al frontespizio. Ogni pagina in bordura a doppio filo. Il testo è arricchito da 255 piccole xilografie incise

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        Silva, or a Discourse of Forest-Trees, and the Propagation of Timber in His Majesty's Dominions; Terra, Pomona; Acetaria; Kalendarium Hortense

      London: Robert Scott, 1706. Fourth Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition. Full contemporary Cambridge style paneled calf, hinges cracked but cords holding and binding reinforced internally with cloth. A nice bright, wide margined copy internally. (xxxvi), 384, (iv), 275, (5)pp. Each with a separate title page but continuously paginated after Silva. Acetaria is the second edition. Frontispiece before the general title. Cagle 669, Bitting 149, Oberle 691 (each for Acetaria 1st ed.) Pomona includes information on cider and perry making. Acetaria (first edition 1699) is a grand and wide ranging discussion of salad, salad dressings, the ancient world, Tewksberry mustard, the humors, and the cruelty of eating blood. On lettuce: "by reason of its soporiferous quality, ever was, and still continues. the principal foundation of the universal Tribe of Sallets". Size: Folio. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Gardening. Inventory No: CAT000138.

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        Onomasticum Graece & Latine Post egregiam illam Wolfgangi Seberi editionem denuo immane quantum emendatum, suppletum, & illustratum, ut docebunt praefationes Praeter W Seberi notas olim editas; accedit commentarius doctissimus Gothofredi Jungemanni, nunc tandem a tenebris vindicatus Itemque alius Joachimi Kühnii, subsidio codicis MS Antwerpiensis; variantium lectionum Isaaci Vossii; annotatorum Cl Salmasii & H Valesii, &c concinnatus Omnia contulerunt ac in ordinem redegerunt, varias praeterea lectiones easque insignes codicis Falckenburgiani, tum & suas notas adjecerunt, editionemque curaverunt, septem quidem prioribus libris J Henricus Lederlinus, et post eum reliquis Tiberius Hemsterhuis, cum indicibus novis, iisque locupletissimis

      Amstelaedami, Ex officina Wetsteniana, 1706. Folio. 2 parts in 1: (8),48,1388,(16),178,(10) p., frontispiece, 3 engraved plates. Vellum. 31 cm (Ref: Hoffmann 3,262; Brunet 4,786: 'Édition la plus belle et peut-être encore la meilleure que l'on ait de ce lexique'; Ebert 17566: 'Bis jetzt beste Ausgabe'; Spoelder Utrecht 6)) (Details: Prize copy: back gilt, covers gilt, with the coat of arms of Utrecht within ornamental borders; frontispiece by L. Mulder; bound before this frontispiece is a full-page engraving of a triumphal arch, the coat of arms of Amsterdam, and its pride, the Cityhall on the dam-square; title in red & black; after p. 1026 there are bound 2 engraved plates showing coins, in other copies these 2 plates can be found as one fold-out plate) (Condition: Vellum slightly soiled and spotted; the prize is gone, the 4 ties also gone; inner margins of the frontispiece and the 'Amsterdam-plate' have been restored) (Note: The Greek lexicographer Pollux, 2nd century AD, left us a Onomasticon not only for the use of correct Attic. This lexicon/encyclopaedia offers also 'Realia', and is a repertorium of 'loci classici' and a source of numerous 'variae lectiones'. (NP 6,51/52, s.v. Iulius IV,17). 'The honour of reviving the study of Greek in the Netherlands belongs to Tiberius Hemsterhuis (1685-1766)'. (Sandys 2,447). At the age of 21 he accomplished the task of completing an edition of Pollux, a project that was abandoned by J.H. Lederlin. In 1717 he was promoted to a professorship of Greek at the university of Franeker, which was the start of the 'Schola Hemsterhusiana'. His best known pupil there was L.C. Valckenaer. In 1740 he left for Leyden 'where, for a quarter of a century he kept the flag of Greek flying in the foremost of the Dutch universities'. His most famous student in Leyden was D. Ruhnken, who wrote in 1768 a 'Elogium' on him which 'is one of the Classics in the history of scholarship'. (Sandys 2,451) The 'Schola Hemsterhusiana' is famous for the publishing of many works of ancient lexicographers. Hemsterhuis advised his students to use especially ancient lexica. These works could be of great use for the understanding of textual problems and the amending of texts of classical authors, and they were of great help to gain a profound knowledge of the Greek language and its vocabulary. (J.G. Gerretzen, Schola Hemsterhusiana, 1940, p. 100/1) (Provenance: Name on front flyleaf 'J. Berlage', Dutch schoolteacher at the Gymnasium of Gorichem at the beginning of the 20th century. He made there a deep impression on the young Alexander Sizoo, later professor at the Free University of Amsterdam. 'Berlage was vooral de aestheticus, die zijn leerlingen ook in aanraking bracht met de klassieke beeldhouwkunst'. (Jaarboek van de Nederlandse Maatschappij der letterkunde, 1962, p. 155; Berlage wrote a dissertation 'Commentatio de Euripide philosopho', Leiden, 1888) (Collation: a6, b-e4, f6; A-4Q4 4R2 4S-8O4, a-y4 z6) Photographs on request.

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        Observations sur la structure des yeux de divers insectes, et sur la trompe des Papillons, contenues en deux lettres au R.P. Lamy, Religieux Benedictin, & dans un Memoire qui explique les figures de quelques objets qu'on découvre par le secours du Microscope.

      Lion, L. Plaignard, 1706. 8vo (165 x 105mm). pp. (8), 157, (3), with 3 folded engraved plates. Contemporary calf (hinges split but firm) First edition and a pioneering work of French microscopy. The first 98 pages concern 2 letters by Louis de Puget to the Benedictine scientist François Lamy, followed by a detailed explanation of the plates (pp. 99-157). A very interesting work on the compound eyes of insets.//Horn-Schenkling 12718.

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        Drey Curieuse Chymische Tractätlein. Das Erste, betitult: Güldene Rose, Das ist, Einfältige Beshreibung des allergrössesten, von dem Allmächtigsten Schöpffer Himmels und der Erden JEHOVA in die Natur gelegten, und dessen Freunden und Auserwehlten zugetheilten Geheimnisses, als Spiegels der Göttlichen und Natürlichen Weisheit. [Ans Lichtgebracht durch J. R. V. M. D.]. Das Ander Brunn der Weißheit und Erkänntnis der Natur, Von einem unvergleichlichen Philosopho gegraben [und geöffnet durch Anonymum von Schwartzfuß]. Das Dritte Blut der Natur, Entdeckung des allergeheimsten Schatzes derer Weisen, seyende nichts anderes, als der rothe Lebenssafft davon alle Geschöpfe nach dem Willen des Allmächigen herstammen, erhalten und fortgepflanzet werden. [Denen Kindern der Weißheit zum Besten hervorgegeben Von Anonymus von Schwartzfus]. Erstausg. dieser Zusammenstellung.

      Franckfurt u. Leipzig, 1706.. 70 S., mit gest. Frontispiz, Titel in Schwarz u. Rot / 77 S. / 45 S., mit einem Textholzschnitt (verso weiß) zw. S.14/15, Kl.-8°, Neueres goldgepr. Leder mit 4 Bünden. Ferguson I, 226; Duveen 181; Rosenthal 838; Kopp II, 336f. - Im Gegensatz zur nachfolgenden, zweiten Ausgabe von 1774 mit separaten Titelblättern u. eigener Paginierung. Das Frontispiz unten mit dem Text: "Beschreibung des Geheimnüsses des Steins der Weisen als der von Gott erbeten- und erhaltenen Weissheit des Königs Salomons zur Ehre Gottes beschrieben von einem Qui In Rore Vidit Maonalia Dei". Der Textholzschnitt zwischen S.14/15 mit dem "Eulenmotiv" von Heinrich Khunrath u. der Erläuterung "Was helffen FACKELN, LICHT und BRILLEN [...]." - Die letzten beiden Traktate hier in vertauschter Reihenfolge eingebunden. Einband geringfügig berieben u. tlw. leicht geblichen; in der gedruckten Widmung an "Friderich dem Ersten, Könige in Preussen" S.5/6 min. Textverlust durch knappen Beschnitt am Fußsteg, sonst ein sehr gutes u. schönes Expl.

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        AN ESSAY ON THE REVELATION OF SAINT JOHN, SO FAR AS CONCERNS THE PAST AND PRESENT TIMES. TO WHICH ARE ADDED TWO DISSERTATIONS, THE ONE UPON MARK II. 25, 26. THE OTHER UPON MATTHEW XXIV. AND THE PARALLEL CHAPTERS. WITH A COLLECTION OF SCRIPTURE-PROPHECIES RELATING TO THE TIMES AFTER THE COMING OF THE MESSIAH

      Cambridge: Printed at the University Press, for B. Tooke..., 1706.. [4],395,[1]pp. plus folding plate. Small quarto. Modern half calf and marbled boards, raised bands, gilt label, side-panels decorated in blind. Old ink stain on top edge, occasionally creeping into the upper margin (and the upper forecorners of the first third of text), occasional light foxing, a few old ink scribbles on last leaf, otherwise a good copy, neatly bound. First edition of the first of the eminent mathematician's publications on biblical prophecies. An early proponent and friend of Newton, Whiston succeeded him as Lucasian professor of mathematics, a post he held until his unorthodox religious views and disinclination to bow to authority in his publications cost him that post in 1710. Page number 287 is misnumbered '277' and like the variant noted in ESTC, page 229 is misnumbered '220'. ESTC T116538.

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        ESERCIZI MILITARI Con li quali si doveranno disciplinare tutte le milizie dell’Altezza Reale di Cosimo III. Granduca di Toscana...

      Firenze, nella Stamperia di S.A.R. per Antonio Maria Albizzini, 1706. In-8 p. (mm. 210x150), cartoncino rustico mod., pp. 168, con 73 magnifiche tavole, inc. in rame a p. pag. nel t., che raffigurano gli ?"Esercizi del Moschetto, della Picca e della Baionetta?", con la lista dei comandi per il maneggio di tali armi; a fronte di ciascuna tavola la descrizione di tali comandi. Imponente e completo apparato illustrativo, di notevole interesse tecnico. "Mancano le ultime pagine di testo" relative all?'?"Esercizio della Cavalleria. Capitolo primo?", i.e. da p. 169 a 196 + ?"Dimostrazione dell?'esercizio della Cavalleria?", pp. 197 e 198 + 1 c.b. Collazionato con l?'esemplare della Civica Raccolta delle stampe Bertarelli di Milano. Rarissima "edizione originale" della sola parte iconografica di un?'opera concernente la disciplina militare delle truppe del Granducato di Toscana poste sotto il comando di Cosimo III., cui vanno aggiunti: ?"Capitoli, ordini e privilegi..?" e ?"Istruzioni a tutti gli ufiziali.. e caporali delle milizie di S.A.R?". Qualche lieve fiorit. margin. altrimenti bell?'esemplare, ben conservato.

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        Catalogo degli ordini religiosi Della Chiesa Militante. Espressi con Imagini, e spiegati con una breve narrazione, offerto alla santita di N. S. Clemente XI. Parte prima. Degli Huomini Religiosi. Mit 2 Titelvignetten, Textvignetten, Initialen, Zierleisten u. 136 Kupfern auf Sondertafeln.

      Roma, Antonio de Rossi 1706 - PGMt., lex.-8°, Kupfern u. Erklärungstexte. Einband wenig gelockert, gering berieben u. minimal abgegrifen. Gestempelt auf Buchschnitt, Besitzeranmerkungen mit Kugelschreiber auf Titel u. Vorsatz. Seiten stellenweise leicht altersgebräunt/-fleckig, sonst sehr gut erhaltenes Exemplar. Selten. * Our books are stored in our warehouse, not in the shop. If you want to visit us and see a specific book, please notify us in advance. Unsere Bücher werden nicht in unserem Geschäft, sondern in einem Lager am Stadtrand Prags verwahrt. Bitte teilen Sie uns vorher mit, wenn Sie uns besuchen und ein bestimmtes Buch ansehen wollen. * Book Language/s: la, it

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        SCALA REGIA FARMACEUTICA A GIOVANI SPEZIALI O PARTICOLARI

      MILANO: PER MARC'ANTONIO PANDOLFO MALATESTA STAMPATORE IMP, 1706. In 8. Dim. 20x12,5 cm. Pp. (24)+365. Rarissima opera di farmacia del 1706 ad uso degli speziali del farmacista milanese Carlo Giuseppe Gerenzano Portigliotto (1644-1722) celebre per il suo "Morbifugo universale", opera sull'utilizzo della vipera in medicina. L'opera è un vero e proprio manuale con descrizione dei segreti e metodi per la preparazione di tutte le medicine galeniche a base fitoterapica, minerale e droghe. L'autore dettagliatamente spiega come organizzare la sala dello speziale di strumenti e materie prime, come effettuare le preparazioni generali e le varie tecniche: purgazione, lavazione, infusioni, dolcificazione, umettazione, soluzione, liquefazione, cozione umida, decotti, liquori, sughi, cozione secca, essicazione, triturazione, Preparazioni particolari, avviso e denominazione dei medicamenti, Pesi e misure, conservazione delle medicine ecc... Numerose le preparazioni descritte applicate alle varie sostanze ognuna delle quali richiedeva un diverso procedimento (es. canfora, cantaridi, arsenico, aloe, argento vivo o mercurio, avorio, coralli, fegato di lupo, lumache, oppio, polmone di volpe, scorpioni, vipere, vetriolo romano ecc..) Interessante elogio iniziale della nobiltà dello speziale. Ampio indice alfabetico. Antiche note manoscritte. In discrete condizioni ma completo. Raro, solo tre copie censite su ICCU. Copertina cartonata coeva in mediocri condizioni generali con usure e parti mancanti ai margini e dorso. Legatura quasi assente. All'interno le pagine si presentano in buone condizioni con fioriture, gore d'umidità marginali e usure. Piccolo strappo all'angolo inferiore destro della carta a4, 31 con leggera perdita di testo. Piccolo segno di tarlo al margine destro da 41 a 55 senza perdita di testo. Very scarce work of pahrmacy of 1706 for the usage of chemist by the chemist from Milan Carlo Giuseppe Gerenzano Portigliotto (1644-1722) famous for writing "Morbifugo universale", a work for the usage of viper in medicine. The work is a real manual with description of segrets and methods for the preparation of all galenic medicines with plants, minerals and drug base. The author explains how to orhanize the room for chemist with raw materials and tools how to prepare medicines and the different techniques to do it: cleaning, infusions, sweetening, solution, liquors, wet and dry cooking, drying, cutting, particular preparations, name of medicines, Weights and measures, Preservation ecc... Different preparations described applied to different substances each one required a particular procedure (es. canfora, cantaridi, arsenio, aloe, mercury, ivory, coral, wolf liver, opium, fox lungs, scorpions, vipers ecc..) Interesting eode to the nobleness of chemist. Ancient manuscripted notes. Wide alphabetical index. In fair conditions but complete. Carton coeval cover in poor general conditions with wearings and missing parts in the edges and spine. Binding is almost missing. Inside pages are in good conditions with foxings and humidity stains in the edges. Wearings. Little tear in the lower right corner of page a4, 31 with slight loss of text. Little worming in the right edge from 41 until 55 with no loss of text.

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        Kst.- Karte, 6 Blatt v. Daniel d la Feuille.

      . mit altem Flächenkolorit,, 1706, 15 x 21,7. Netter Erdteilkartensatz, jeweils die Karten in altem Flächenkolorit. Enthält: Weltkarte in 2 Hemisphären ( 15,2 x 21,7 cm. ) Nordamerika ( mit Californien als Insel ) und Südamerika ( jeweils 13,7 x 18,7 cm. ) Asien ( 13,2 x 18,4 cm ), Afrika und Europa ( jeweils mit Wappenleisten am Rand, je 14 x 19,5 cm. ) - Die Erdteilkarten jeweils mit kleiner fig. Kartusche. - Alle Karten mit alten Faltstellen. Diese teilw. gebräunt, bzw. hinterlegt.

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        VERDAD DESNUDA ARMADA DE RAZON. Sucessos innegables, con que triunfa de los embustes, y enredos que se le oponen en un papel, que. ha esparcido la malicia, para ofuscar el derecho de la Magestad de Carlos III.

      Imp. Rafael Figuerò. Barcelona, 1706 - . 20 cm. 28 pág. Capitales xilográficas. Enc. en pergamino reciente, plano anterior rotulado. Algunas manchas de óxido en las primeras y la última página. * El CCPB (548327-1) cita 3 ejemplares (dos en la Universidad de Barcelona formando parte de un volumen facticio y otro en la Universidad Pompeu Fabra), todos en mal estado. La BNE cita sólo un ejemplar que perteneció a Gayangos pero de la impresión de Antonio Pedroso Galvam (Lisboa, 1706). Guerra de Sucesión. Història d'Espanya Libros antiguos anteriores a 1830 español [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Carte de Tartarie

      Paris 1706 - Size : 480x630 (mm), 18.875x24.75 (Inches), Original Outline Coloring Very Good, margins are shaved closely

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        De cautelis juramentorum tractatus in judico observandis.

      Halle, im Verlag des Waisenhauses, 1706.. Quart. Titelblatt, 668 S. Zeitgenössischer Halblederband mit blauem Buchscnitt..

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        Practicks of the Laws of Scotland, Also Abstracts Taken Out.

      1706 - "A Pandect of Scots Law" Spotiswoode, Sir Robert [1596-1646]. Practicks of the Laws of Scotland, Also Abstracts Taken Out of the Ancient Records of This Kingdom, Whereby is declared the Manner of Administrating Justice in Civil Causes, Before the College of Justice was Erected. And Propositions & Questions in Law Made by the Same Author. With Memoirs of His Life and Trial for an Alleg'd Crime of High Treason Against the States: In the Pretended Parliament at St. Andrews, In December 1645, And January 1646. Published by John Spotiswoode, of That-Ilk, Advocate, The Author's Grand-Son. Edinburgh: Printed by James Watson, 1706. [4], xli, [2], 372 pp. Folio (11-1/2" x 7"). Contemporary calf, blind rules to boards, rebacked in period style with lettering piece and gilt-edged raised bands. Some rubbing to boards, corners bumped and somewhat worn, hinges cracked but secure. Early library shelf label and armorial bookplate (of Mr. George Carre, Advocate) to front pastedown. Chip to bottom edge of title page with no loss to text. Offsetting to margins of endleaves, occasional spotting and light browning, internally clean. An appealing copy of a scarce title. * Only edition. "An anonymous abridgment of both Durie and Hope, and epitome of part of Nicholson by Sir Peter Wedderburn.call for no special comment, and are altogether eclipsed by four other digest Practicks all prior to the civil wars. The first is that of Sir Robert Spotiswoode of Pentland and New Abbey, who was appointed an ordinary Lord in 1626 and Lord President in 1633. Besides excerpts from civilians, Craig and Balfour, he notes cases from 1625 to 1637, not long before he had to fly to England to escape from the Presbyterians, together with a few earlier ones from 1541 derived from an unknown source. It has been described as 'an unfinished collection of materials for a Pandect of Scots law,' and is the earliest of the Practicks generally cited to the Court today" (Stair Society). OCLC locates 3 copies (at Columbia, Yale and UC-Berkeley law libraries). COPAC locates 3 copies (at the University of London, University of Edinburgh and the University of Glasgow). Stair Society, Introductory Survey of the Sources and Literature of Scots Law 36. Sweet & Maxwell, A Legal Bibliography of the British Commonwealth 5:108. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Libri IV. De Sepulchris Hebraeorum: in quibus variorum populorum mores proponuntur, multa obscura loca enucleantur, usus approbantur & abusus rejiciuntur, genuina hebræorum sepulcrorum forma ostenditur, illorumque ritus in illis exhibentur et figuris æneis illustrantur

      Henricum Teering, Lugduni Batavorum 1706 - Large octavo. [16], 285, [2pp. ads]. Full calfRed and black lettering on title-page. Vignette. Decorative headpiece and initials. Captivating account of Jewish burial customs, profusely illustrated with numerous in-text illustrations and 10 fine full-page engravings, including 2 large folding plates, and 3 flap on-lays disclosing the internal designs of the burial chambers. Binding rebacked. Corners and edges rubbed, with slight abrasion on spine. Calf darkened. Previous owner's ex-libris on inside of front board. Previous owner's signature in ink on title page. Tiny worming on inner margin of very first pages (not affecting text. Sporadic foxing throughout. Slight age toning along paper margin. Text in Latin. Binding in overall fair to good-, interior in good to very good condition. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        LUZERN - Municipale oder Statt-Recht der loblichen Statt Lucern, welches mit allem Fleiss durchgangen, erleuthret, erbessert, und erneueret, auch also von unsern gnŠdigen Herren Schulteiss Rath, und Hunderten bestŠtiget worden.

      Lucern, gedruckt bey Anna Felicitas Hauttin, durch Innocentium Theodoricum Hautt 1706. - 4¡. 6 Bll., 128 S., 5 Bll. Mit 1 Kupfertitel (gest. von J.J. Thourneysen nach Joh. Rud. Huber, Titelvignette und Zierinitialen. Lederbd. auf 6 BŸnden mit blindgepr. Deckeltitel und Deckelfileten sowie 2 Metrallschliessen (1 Schliesse lŠdiert, fleckig). Erstausgabe dieses Gesetzbuches der Stadt Luzern. - Die Gesetze sind ziemlich umstŠndlich, und in vielen Absichten den Frauen gŸnstig, das Ehe- und Erbrecht weicht sehr stark von den sonst gewšhnlichen und besonders vom Bernerischen Erbrecht ab. Viele andere, hauptsŠchlich die Ehegerichtliche Gesetze, sind sehr seltsam. Ueberhaupt sehr viel Unordnung in der Folge der Artickel; das letzte Gesetz verbietet alle Vergabungen der liegenden GŸter, oder unablšslicher Zinse an die GotteshŠuser, Klšster, SpitŠle, u.s.f. Eine neue Auflage ist 1765 (und auch 1790) . veranstaltet worden." (Haller). - Neuausgaben erschienen 1731, 1765 und 1790. - Miteingebunden: Zusatz-Puncten Und Erleuterungen Ÿber einige Artickell dess Statt-Rechtens Lšblicher Statt Lucern / Von Unseren GnŠdigen Herren Schultheiss RŠth und Hundert Gut geheissen und bestŠttet. Lucern, Getruckt bey Heinrich Rennward Wyssing 1731. S. 129-156, 3 Bll., 9 weisse Bll. - Stellenweise stockfleckig, Vorsatz und Innendeckel mit Feuchtigkeitsspur. - Haller VI/1991; Barth 24472 und 24473. Lang de [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Thesaurus Biblico-Homileticus oder Biblischer Prediger-Schatz,

      Johann Jacob Wincklern um, 1706 - 8°, 2088 Seiten und Register, Original-Ganzleder-Einband der Zeit - ber. und best., vorders Innengelenk angebr. und eine Lage lose, Titelblätter mit leichten Randläsuren sonst guter Zustand - um 1706. b62224 Sprache: de

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        The Anglers Sure Guide: or, Angling Improved, and Methodically Digested . .. by R.H

      London: Printed by J.H. for G. Conyers at the Ring and T. Baillard at the Rising Sun, in Little-Brittain, 1706. First edition. 8vo. Frontispiece and plate illustrating fish. vii, [1], 296 pp. Bound in full polished calf with heraldic stamp in gilt on upper and lower covers, neatly rebacked. Westwood and Satchell, pp. 110-111; Heckscher 1059 . "Generally attributed to Robert Howlett"

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        Severall Chirurgicall Treatises

      London: Printed by E. Fletcher and J Macock for R. Royston and B. Took at the Ship in St. Paul's Church-yard. G: in Good condition. Professionally conserved with original rubbed and edge worn boards and new eps. Expert repair to fore edge of several leaves. Rebacked with original spine panels laid on. Inscription on half title dated 1706. Some stains to some upper margins. Heraldic book-plate on paste-down. 1676. First Edition. Contemporary calf. 370mm x 240mm (15" x 9"). 498pp; 79pp; + index. Conservation note by Delmas Conservation Bindery dated August 1998 laid on at end paste-down. Heraldic book-plate of Thos Cobbe 'Moriens Cano'. .

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        [Iouliou Polydeukous Onomastikon en bibliois deka]: Julii Pollucis Onomasticum Graece & Latine (Two Volume Set)

      Amstelaedami: Ex officina Wetsteniana. 1706. Two volumes. Folios. Edited by Wolfgang Seber. Text in Greek and Latin. Title page printed in red and black. Illustrated with woodcut initials and two fine engraved plates (frontispiece and added title). Contemporary full calf, all edges specked red. Ex-library with a bookplate on the front pastedowns, paper shelf label on the rear free endpapers, and small number stamp on the bottom margin of the first text page in each volume, else no other markings. Early bookseller's ticket: Peter Doyle, Philadelphia. The calf is worn and peeling away from the boards, else very good: the interior text pages and engraved plates are very clean and bright. Julius Pollux's important Greek thesaurus, the oldest encyclopedia of literary, cultural and historiographic learning from Hellenistic Greece. Pollux was professor of rhetoric at Athens and one of the most important intellectuals of the later 2nd Century. .

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        De voorname scheeps-togten van Jan Staden van Homburg in Hessen, na Brazil, gedaan anno 1547 en 1549. Bevattende des selven wonderbaarlijke en gevaarlijke bejegeningen, gevankenis onder de menschen eeters; seldsame gevallen; nette beschrijving van Brazil, soo des lands, als der menschen, dieren, gewassen, &c. (AND) De seer aanmerkelijke en vermaarde reys van Johannes Lerius na Brazil in America. Gedaan anno 1556. Bevattende veele seldsame gevallen, hem op sijnen togt, en in dit gewest bejegend; nauwkeurige beschrijvingh van 't landschap der Tuppin Imbae en haar wonderlijke zeeden, ten tijde der eerste aankoomst van de Francoisen in dit weerlds-deel enz. Nevens een verhaal van den ellendigsten honger, in fijne te ruggekoomst na Frankrijk op 't schip uytgestaan.

      . Leyden [Leiden], Pieter van der Aa, 1706. 8vo. Two title pages, each with an engraved vignette, 95, 183, [19] pp. One large folded map, 24 folded engraved plates (to Staden), six large folded engraved plates (to Lerius). Contemporary blind vellum.* This is the third, enlarged Dutch edition of the travels of Johann (Hans) Staden (between 1525 and 1528 to ca. 1576), combined with the first Dutch translation (after the last edited French original) of the travelogue of the voyage of Johannes Lerius (Jean de Lery, 1534-1611). Both expeditions and both writers went to the coast of Brazil when that still was a little explored region. One folded plate with old paper repair to verso, otherwise a very good copy. Rare. Borba de Moraes, pp. 836-837; Bosch I, p. 48 (De Lery); Sabin 90056 (for Staden, the edition of Lerius not included); Tiele, 5 (Van der Aa), 655 (Lerius), 1037 (Staden)..

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        [In Greek:] ONOMASTIKON. ONOMASTICUM GRAECE & LATINE

      Amsterdam: Ex Officina Wetsteniana, 1706. n. Hardcover. 318 x 203 mm (12 1/2 x 8"). Two volumes. HANDSOME CONTEMPORARY AMSTERDAM PRIZE BINDINGS, elaborately and handsomely gilt, covers with two elegant floral frames incorporating the arms of Amsterdam, inner frame with oblique armorial cornerpieces, large coat of arms at center framed by foliage and surmounted by an allegorical vignette, raised bands flanked by gilt floral rolls, spine panels with gilt coat of arms, two green silk ties. Ornate engraved frontispiece and allegorical title page, one double-page engraved plate depicting an assortment of medallions. Parallel texts in Greek and Latin, with very lengthy annotations in both languages. With an engraved certificate attesting to the scholarship of Jacob Johannes Ott, signed by the Rector of the public school at Amsterdam and dated 26 March 1830. Brunet IV, 785-86. Centerpiece on front board of volume I slightly abraded, minor loss of gilt here and there on the covers and spines, otherwise IN VERY FINE CONDITION, the bindings entirely tight, virtually unworn, and almost without soiling, and the text unusually clean and fresh, with no signs of use. This attractively ornate prize binding adorns an important source of information on classical Greek culture and literature, in a bilingual edition that William Smith describes as "very valuable." The second century Greek sophist and grammarian Julius Pollux compiled this thesaurus for students, providing them with lists of the most important words and quotations on a range of topics. Organized by subject rather than alphabetically, the 10 books in the volumes cover gods, kings, commerce, manufacturing, war, and agriculture; parts of the human body; politics and interpersonal relationships; branches of knowledge and science; hunting and animals; meals and crimes; the trades; the justice system; towns, buildings, coins, and games; and various vessels. As Smith observes in "A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology," "in consequence of the loss of the great number of lexicographical works from which Pollux compiled his Onomasticon, this book has become one of the greatest value for acquiring a knowledge of Greek antiquity, and explains many subjects which are known to us from no other source. It has also preserved many fragments of lost writers, and the great number of authors quoted in the work may be seen by a glance at the long list given in Fabricius (Bibl. Graec. vol. vi. p. 145, &c.)." When compared with other Dutch prize bindings of the period pictured in the British Library Database of Bookbindings, the present example is significantly more lavish and attractive than the norm in its decoration. Our binder has incorporated the arms of Amsterdam no fewer than 69 times on each of the volumes, the intricate rolls that form the cover panels are refined and elegant, and the large and elaborate device in the center of each cover is beautifully designed and impressed. A very pleasing feature--and a clear indication of how little the volume has been used--is the presence of its intact original ribbon ties.

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        The Crafty Courtier: or the Fable of Reinard the Fox: Newly done into English Verse from the Antient Latin Iambics of Hartm. Schopperus, And by him Dedicated to Maximilian then Emperor of Germany.

      London: Printed fo rJohn Nott. 1706 - FIRST EDITION of this translation. 8vo, 190 x 112 mms., pp. [vi], 311 [312 adverts], 19th century boards, paper spine with hand-written label; several library stamps in margins, but a good copy The Catholic theologian Jacobus Schopperus (1512 - 1554) translated a medieval verse poem in German into Latin, from which this anonymous translation was made. Foxon, C493. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Historia morborum, qui annis MDCIC, MDCC. MDCCI Vratislaviae grassati sunt, a colleg. acad. Leopold(anum) nat. curios . in luce edita . - (Vorgebunden:) Tractatus philosophico-medicus de experientia . (Vorgebunden:) Observationes practicae de hydrope pectoris. In quibus de signis det causis occultioris hujus morbi, ac curandi ratione disseritur.

      Christian Bauch,, Breslau und Leipzig, 1706 - 2 Werke in 1 Band. Breslau und Leipzig, Christian Bauch, 1706. Klein-4°. 8 n.n. Bl., 39 S., 1 S.; 8 S., 62 S., 1 Bl.; 5 n.n. Bl., 318 S. 5 n.n. S. Index. Papierumschlag der Zeit (ohne Einband). Blake 2. - Erste Ausgabe. Drei Schriften herausgegeben von der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft Leopoldina in Breslau. Entstanden im Zusammenhang mit der Epidemie die am Ende des 17. Jahrhunderts in der Stadt wütete. Enthält neben der Beschreibung und dem Verlauf der Krankheit eine Schrift über die Prävention sowie die erweiterte Dissertation von Christian Helwig "De hydrope", die erstmals 1672 erschien und von den Mitgliedern der Leopoldina wesentlich erweitert wurde. Albrecht von Haller besorgte 1746 eine Neuausgabe. Im Vorwort dazu erwähnt er als ursprünglichen Teilverfasser Christian Helwig. - Papier leicht gebräunt. Der Interimsumschlag und Titel fleckig. Sprache: N Papierumschlag der Zeit (ohne Einband). [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Daniel Thierstein]
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        Notes sur le concile de Trente, touchant les points les plus importants de la discipline ecclésiastique, et le pouvoir des évêques, les décisions des SS. Pères, des conciles et des papes, et les résolutions des plus habiles avocats sur ces matieres. Avec une dissertation sur la réception et l'autorité de ce concile en France.

      chez Balthazard d'Egmond 1706 - - chez Balthazard d'Egmond, A Cologne 1706, in 8 (18,5x11cm), (8) 353pp. (1bc) 1f. (41) (1bc) (2)., Un Vol. relié. - Edition originale. Absent à Brunet. Plein Veau glacé brun d'époque, dos à nerfs orné avec pièce de titre en maroquin rouge. Exemplaire dépourvu de coiffes , coins émoussés. Mors ouvert en queue le long du premier caisson. Notes recueillies par Etienne Rassicod, jurisconsulte (1645-1718), des conférences sur le concile de Trente tenues par M. de Caumartin, Bignon, Le Pelletier et De Bezons. Sur la page de titre, dans la marge inférieure, à la plume rouge : » Live au moins suspect, mais très utile si on le lit avec réserve ». Ex libris Libro Liber G. H. (8) 353pp. (1bc) 1f. (41) (1bc) (2). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet]
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        Edit du Roy, donné à Marly au mois de iuin 1706, concernant la révision générale des feux de la province de Dauphiné, faite par les commissaires nommez par Sa Majesté. Avec le péréquaire des fonds nobles, ou exempts des tailles ; & celuy des fonds taillables, & affranchis des tailles de lad. province. Publié à Grenoble en Parlement, et registré au greffe de ladite Cour de Parlement.

      Grenoble, Alexandre Giroud 1706 - 6 parties en un vol. in-4, titre, 8-37-29-18-14-[24]-36 pp., basane fauve, dos à nerfs cloisonné et fleuronné, tranches mouchetées de rouge (reliure de l'époque). Reliure très défraîchie, mouillures. Rare : l'ouvrage donne le détail, par élections (Grenoble, Vienne, Romans, Valence, Gap, Montélimar), des biens-fonds tailliables ou exempts du Dauphiné, sous forme de tableaux, pour chacune des localités. Evidemment, un document de premier ordre pour l'histoire économique et fiscale de la province. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Historique F. Teissèdre]
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        Kst.- Karte, aus "Naaukeurige versameling" von Peter vander AA, "T noorder Deel van Amerika ..".

      . 1706, 20,5 x 30. 1. Ausgabe ( first edition) . Oben rechts die Titelkartusche und der Meilenanzeiger. Die Karte zeigt Nordamerika. Im Westen noch die Azoren, die Kanarischen und Kapverdischen Inseln. Californen ist als Insel dargestellt.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Poems upon Several Occasions

      J. Tonson. First edition.. Binding a little rubbed; some smudges in the text; very good copy.. Foxon, page 314; Rothschild 1051; NCBEL II, 790. 8vo, contemporary Cambridge-style calf, brown morocco label, gilt decorated and lettered spine. Vignette title. Over 100 poems by George Granville, politician, minor poet and dramatist and patron of Alexander Pope. This collection also includes Granville?s dramatic poem The British Enchanters or No Magick Like Love, first performed in 1706.

      [Bookseller: The Brick Row Book Shop]
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        Severall Chirurgicall Treatises

      London: Printed by E. Fletcher and J Macock for R. Royston and B. Took at the Ship in St. Paul's Church-yard. G: in Good condition. Professionally conserved with original rubbed and edge worn boards and new eps. Expert repair to fore edge of several leaves. Rebacked with original spine panels laid on. Inscription on half title dated 1706. Some stains to some upper margins. Heraldic book-plate on paste-down. 1676. First Edition. Contemporary calf. 370mm x 240mm (15" x 9"). 498pp; 79pp; + index. Conservation note by Delmas Conservation Bindery dated August 1998 laid on at end paste-down. Heraldic book-plate of Thos Cobbe 'Moriens Cano'. .

      [Bookseller: Barter Books Ltd]
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        La Forge de Vulcain, ou l'Appareil des Machines de Guerre. Traité Curieux, dans lequel on fait voir comme en recourci quels sont les Instrumens Militaires, leur Forme, leur Matiere, & leur Composition; leur Fin, leur Appareil, & leur Execution.

      The Hague, Guillaume de Voys, 1606, but 1706 - Octavo. (192 x 110mm.). [14], 144pp. Contemporary sprinkled calf, raised bands, spine gilt in compartments, edges sprinkled in red. Light browning, externally just a little rubbed at the extremities, joints starting, a nice copy. 13 woodcut plates, three of them folding. The Macclesfield copy from the library at Shirburn Castle with the castle bookplate to the front free endpaper and blind stamp through the first few leaves. First Edition. Uncommon: COPAC has BL only; six copies on OCLC. Splendid early 18th-century artillery handbook with slightly naïve, but highly attractive plates. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Bouquet

      - Born in Nuremberg, Barbara Regina Dietzch (1706-1783) was Dietzch was the daughter of Johann Dietzsch Israel, a renowned painter, draftsman and etcher in his own right. Barbara discovered her artistic skills as a young child studying and practicing in her fathers workshop and she developed a technique of watercolor over gold leaf on vellum that had never been attempted before. Barbara had a considerable influence over many still life natural history artists of the period and her watercolors were strongly collected during her lifetime by her fellow artists. The rich, dark backgrounds of her paintings give a dimensional quality to the finely detailed forms of the botanicals and their subtle coloring. This beautiful painting of a Passion Flower, measures 20" x 17" and is in excellent condition. The rich background highlights the delicate blue-green hues of the leaves, bringing life and a realism to the flower.

      [Bookseller: Arader Galleries San Francisco]
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        Novissima et Accuratissima Regnorum Hispaniae et Portugalliae

      Amsterdam 1706 - Size : 480x580 (mm), 18.875x22.875 (Inches), Original Outline Coloring

      [Bookseller: Alexandre Antique Prints, Maps & Books]
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        TABLE CHRONOLOGIQUE DES ORDONNANCES FAITES PAR LES ROIS DE FRANCE DE LA TROISIÈME RACE. Depuis Hugues Capet, jusqu'en 1400.

      1706 - A Paris, de l'Imprimerie Royale, 1706. In-quarto (200 X 259) basane granitée, dos cinq nerfs, caissons dorés ornés d'un grand fleuron central et de fers d'angle, pièce de titre maroquin grenat, tranches mouchetées en rouge (reliure de l'époque) ; (2) ff. blancs, titre, (4) ff. d'avertissement, 318 pages, (2) ff. blancs. Cernes de mouillures sur les plats, sans gravité. ÉDITION ORIGINALE de cet ouvrage préparatoire au vaste recueil intitulé "Ordonnances des rois de France de la troisième race recueillies par ordre chronologique" comprenant 21 volumes in-folio, commencé par Eusèbe de Laurière en 1723 et qui fut continué jusqu'en 1849. La "Table chronologique" a été composé par de Laurière avec la contribution des avocats Berroyer et Loger. (BARBIER IV-625 - QUERARD, IV-624). Exemplaire en BEL ETAT, d'une grande fraicheur, au corps d'ouvrage INTACT. NICE COPY. PICTURES AND MORE DETAILS ON REQUEST. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE ERIC CASTERAN]
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        Table chronologique des ordonnances faites par les Rois de France de la troisième race. Depuis Hugues Capet, jusqu'en 1400.

      IMPRIMERIE ROYALE, PARIS 1706 - (10)-318 pp. (qqs pet. rousseurs ou brunissures, 2 ff. plus courts de marge). ÉDITION ORIGINALE de cet ouvrage préparatoire au vaste recueil des "Ordonnances des rois de France de la troisième race." commencé par les avocats Berroyer, Loger et de Laurière. Suite à la mort de Loger en 1715 et aux occupations de Berroyer, Eusèbe De Laurière se retrouva seul et publia le 1er volume en 1723 qui fut continué jusqu'en 1849, comptant au total 21 vol. in-f°. # Barbier IV-625; # Camus 1025. Usures habituelles : coins émoussés, épidermures, mors partielement fendus, coiffes manquantes. Rel. de l'époque : plein veau, dos fleuronné doré à nerfs, roul. dorée sur les coupes, tranches rouges [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: de KunstBurg]
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        Le Pitture di Bologna, che nella pretesa, e rimostrata fin'hora da altri maggiore antichita, & impareggia-bile eccellenza nella pittura, con maniesta evidenza di fatto, redono, il Passeggiere Disingannato Ed Instrutto Dell' Ascoso Accademico Gelato

      Published by Pier-maria Monti, Bologna 1706 - , [24], 369 pages, text in Italian First Edition Thus , covers rubbed and stained on rear, neat owner's name on front free endpaper, light mark on title page, small hole in margin of one page but not affecting text, internally clean, the book is in good condition , vellum with handwritten title on spine 15 x 8 cm Hardback ISBN: [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Keoghs Books]
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        Gesamtansicht; darunter Befestigungsplan von Geldern und Wesel-Diersfordt ('Geldria - Bievoort').

      . Kupferstich v. Coronelli, 1706, 12,5 x 17,5. Meurer, Topographia Geldriae 18. - Vorliegendes Exemplar mit kl. Variante. - Ohne die Plattennummer rechts oben. (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Norbert Haas]
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