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HEINSIUS, Daniel].
Emblemata amatoria: iam demum emendata. (Colophon: Amsterdam, Dirck Pietersz. Pers, 1608). Oblong 4to. With engraved title-page and 24 engraved emblems in roundels by Jacques de Gheyn II, with captions in Latin and mottos in Latin, French or Italian in the circular borders of the emblems; the Dutch poems by Dani
- Landwehr, Emblem Books Low Countries 281 (5 copies); Praz, pp. 85-98; STCN (4 copies). Very rare 1608 edition of the first original emblem book in Dutch by the famous Leiden Professor Daniel Heinsius (1580-1655), one of the most famous scholars of the Dutch Renaissance. The first poem is signed: Theocritus
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