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         Liber Aureus Inscriptus Liber Conformitatum Vitae Beati, ac seraphici patris Francisci ad vitam Iesu Christi Domini nostri. Nunc denuo in lucem editus, atq: infinitis propemodum mendis correctus a Reverendo, ac doctissimo P. F. Jeremia Bucchio Utinensi sodali Franciscano Doctore Theologolaboriosis, ornatissimisq; lucubrationibus illustratus. Cui plane addita est perbrevis, & facilis historia omnium vivorum; qui samcotate, probitate, innocentia vitae, ac doctrina, eccleiasticisq; dignitatibus, in Franciscana Religion usq; ad nostra a haec tempora a excellurerunt. Accessit duplex rerum, & verboum, ac materierum toto operamemorabilium Index lucuple tissimus. Ad Illustris. atq; Amplissimum Sanctae Rom. Ecclesiae Cardinaem D. D. Hieronymum de Ru

      Bonoiae Apud Alexandrum Benatium. Facultate a Suepeioribus concessa 1590 - FIRST EDITION. Folio, 295 x 208 mms., pp [xviii], [660], 330 numbered leaves, engraved title-page, with engraved vignette, printed in double columns, woodcut vignettes at start of each book, contemporary annotation on lower margin of title-page contemporary sheepskin, a monastery binding, with ownership stamps on title-page, and ownership inscripiton on rect of front free end-paper, printer's colophon on verso of last leaf, spine gilt in compartments (but worn), with what looks like an early repair; lower front joint cracked. A well-used copy but still in good condition; ex-library. "This treatise describes the many ways in which the saintly conduct of St. Francis of Assisi (1182–1226) conformed to the life and teachings of Christ. The original manuscript of this work, presented to the Franciscan Order by the Franciscan friar Bartholomeus de Pisis in 1399, featured a full-page drawing of Christ crucified on the allegorical 'Tree of Conformity'. In 1542 the Lutheran scholar Erasmus Albertus (ca. 1500–1543) intentionally misread the book's representation of St. Francis as a saintly reflection of Christ in order to ridicule the Franciscan Order for believing that St. Francis was the equal of Christ. For Catholic scholars, however, the book long remained a highly regarded compendium of Franciscan principles" (Perkins School of Theology). NiritBen-Aryeh Debby: The Cult of St Clare of Assisi in Early Modern Italy (2017). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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         Vtriusque Siciliae constitutiones, capitula, ritus, et pragmaticae, doctissimis Andraeae de Isernia, Bartholomaei de Capua, e aliorum illustrium iurisconsultorum, . commentarijs illustrata. Et nouissime summa cura, et diligentia aucta, recognita, e repurgata. Accesserunt additiones nunquam ante hac impressae, . Iac. Anelli de Bottis . Io. Angeli Pisanelli, Fabij Iordani, Bartholomaei Martialis, ac Marci Antonij Puluerini: congestae, et suis locis dispositae per Ioan. Baptistam Muzillum, iurisconsultorum Neapolitanum

      Venetijs, cura & impensa Nicolai de Bottis Neap. & sociorum 1590 - In 4, pp. 52, 587, 121 (Index). Rilegatura coeva tutta pergamena, titolo in oro sul dorso. Stemma del Regno sul frontespizio. Marca di Varisco in ultima carta raffigurante Sirena coronata, bicaudata, che tiene le due code alzate con le mani. In cornice figurata. Testo su due colonne con capilettera e frontalini. Omesse nella numerazione le pagine 485 - 492. Lievi abrasioni ai capitelli. Piccola mancanza con restauro al margine delle prime sei carte. Piccolo foro di tarlo al margine delle ultime 100 carte. Rarisime fioriture sparse La libreria offre per un periodo limitato uno sconto del 20% su tutti i suoi libri. Il prezzo originale dell'articolo era 1400 euro

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         Della Architettura di Gio. Antonio Rusconi...

      Venice: Gioliti, 1590.(). Small folio. Contemporary vellum. [xii], 144 pp. First edition, second issue, with the errata on p. [144]. Few blank repairs at bottom of title page, else fine. Books plate of George Fenhagen. Fowler, 280; Mortimer, 551.

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         Persici sive Sophorum regni typus.

      Antwerpen ca. , 1590 - Kupferstichkarte, 49 x 39 cm. Breitrandig und sehr gut erhalten. Wide margins, very good condition. * vdBroecke 167. Sehr dekorative Karte des persischen Reiches mit großer Renaissancekartusche, vom Kaukasus bis zum Kaspischen Meer, im Süden bis an Euphrat und Indus reichend und damit den heutigen Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan und Teile des Irak umfassend. Die Karte basiert auf Berichten italienischer Reisender (vgl. Meurer 151). Interessant ist die viel zu lange und zu enge Darstellung des Kaspischen Meeres; auch die Zahl der in den Persischen Golf mündenden Flüsse ist stark übertrieben. A finely engraved, very decorative map of the Persian Empire (with the modern Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan and Eastern Iraq), rich in placenames, obviously based on Italian sources, as they were frequent travellers to this part of the world. An interesting error is the depiction of the Caspian Sea as longer and narrower than in reality, while the number of rivers flowing into the Persian Gulf is exagerated.

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         Antique Print-HUY-BELGIUM-ARDENNES-Braun-Hogenberg-c. 1590

      - Antique print, titled: 'Huum Opp. Condrusorum Caput.' (Huum, capital of the Condrusi in Belgian Gaul.) It shows a view of the city of Huy, in the Belgian Ardennes region, with key to locations. Handcoloured engraving on a verge type handlaid paper. Description: This print originates from Braun & Hogenberg's 'Civitates Orbis Terrarum', part 2 (Koln: 1575-1612).Artists and Engravers: Engraved after Franz Hogenberg. Hogenberg (1533-1588) was the son of a Munich engraver who settled in Malines. He engraved most of the plates for Ortelius' Theatrum and the majority of those in the Civitates, and may have been responsible for originating the project. Worked and died in Cologne/Germany. He was a prolific copper engraver and etching artist of maps and town views. In cooperation with Georg Braun he created the first four volumes of the Civitates Orbis Terrarum in 1572. The fifth and sixth volume was created by Simon van den Neuwel (Novellanus). Georg Braun (1542-1622), a German publisher and Frans Hogenberg issued the famous six volume town book "Civitates Orbis Terrarum" between 1572 and 1618. The volumes originally published in Latin, follow by German and French translations. The plates passed to Jan Janssonius who reissued the town books in 1657 while removing the costume figures on the plates. Condition: Very good, given age. Middle fold, as issued. A few stains in the bottom margin. Mild paper erosion in the middle fold, affecting the colouring. Storage location: LJC-B1-19 The overall size is ca. 20.9 x 14.4 inch. The image size is ca. 18.3 x 12 inch. The overall size is ca. 53 x 36.5 cm. The image size is ca. 46.5 x 30.5 cm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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         De Frisiorum antiquitate et origine libri tres

      Cologne, House of Birckmann, 1590. First edition of this history of the Northern Netherlands, relying on traditional accounts of the origin and identity of the Frisians to prove the ancient autonomy of the region, and justify thereby its independence from the dominant province of Holland. On the title-page and again on the upper cover of our copy, Suffridus Petrus has written presentation inscriptions to Gregor Tengnagel, a lawyer born at Louvain about 1555, who was then employed as a judge of the imperial court in Speyer. Gregor's books were inherited by his brother Philipp and afterwards passed through the Helfenstein library into the Fürstenberg library at Donaueschingen.Petrus, Suffridus Ryntsmageest 1527 - 1597 Keulen De Frisiorum antiquitate et origine libri tres. Cologne, House of Birckmann, 1590 octavo (165 × 100 mm), (184) ff. signed †8 ††8 A-X8 and paginated (32) 1-335 (1). Printer's device on title-page. provenance Gregor Tengnagel (circa 1555-circa 1593), presentation inscription by the author on title-page Amplissimis nobilissimis consultissimoque viro ac dominis d. Gregorio Tegnagelio Juris camerae Assessori, patrono suo optime merito Auth. D.D. and another inscription on the upper cover Clariss. viro ac dno Gregorio Tegnagelio -- Philipp Tengnagel -- Graf Froben von Helfenstein, Kaiserlicher Kammergerichtspräsident zu Speyer (1593-1603), until 1627 -- Fürstlich-Fürstenbergi­sche Bibliothek at Donaueschingen -- sale by Reiss & Sohn, 'Auktion 68: Aus einer Süddeutschen Fürstenbibliothek, Teil 1', Königstein im Taunus, 20 October 1999, lot 164 Vellum protecting headcap torn away, otherwise in excellent state of preservation. binding contemporary flexible vellum; page-edges decorated with red stripes. First edition of this history of the Northern Netherlands, relying on traditional accounts of the origin and identity of the Frisians to prove the ancient autonomy of the region, and thereby its independence from the dominant province of Holland. The author (Sjoerd Pietersz), professor of philology at the universities of Erfurt and Cologne, and sometime secretary and librarian to Antoine Perrenot de Granvelle, estab­lished a line of legendary Frisian monarchs, beginning with Friso, his brothers Saxo and Bruno, who reputedly left India in the fourth century bc, studied with Plato, fought for Philip and Alexander of Macedon, and then settled in Frisia, where they drove away abo­riginal giants and founded Groningen. 1 The Frisian language, he claimed, inherited much from Greek and from Hebrew, and even more from Indian. 2 Reprinted in 1598, the book instigated a controversy in which Ubbo Emmius and Bernardus Fumerius partici­pated, watched closely by Scaliger. 3 [img-2404-left-large_default] Author's presentation inscription to Gregor Tengnagel, a jurist of the Imperial Chamber Court in Speyer (page height 165 mm) On the title-page and again on the upper cover of our copy, Suffridus Petrus has written presentation inscriptions to Gregor Tengnagel, a lawyer born at Louvain about 1555, who was then employed as a judge of the imperial court (Reichskammergerichts­assessor) in Speyer. 4 Gregor's books were inherited by his brother Philipp 5 and afterwards passed through the Helfenstein library into the Fürstenberg library at Donaueschingen. 6 references British Museum, Short-title catalogue of German books (London 1962), p.688; Herbert M. Adams, Catalogue of books printed on the continent of Europe, 1501-1600, in Cambridge libraries (Cambridge 1967), P-856; Verzeichnis der im deutschen Sprachbereich erschienenen Drucke des xvi. Jahrhunderts (Stuttgart 1991), P-1779 [img-2405-left-large_default] Presentation copy from the author, with the inscription in his autograph Clariss. Viro. ac d[omi] no Gregorio Tegnagelio [img-2406-left-large_default] 1. For context, see the articles in a special number of It Beaken: tydskrift fan de Fryske Akademy (vol­ume 56, nos.2/3, 1994): Paul Noomen, 'Suffridus Petrus en de Friese identiteit', pp.146-187; Wiebe Bergsma, 'Suffridus Petrus als landshistorieschrijver', pp.80-123; Martin H.H. Engels, 'Werken van Suffridus Petrus in de Provinciale Bibliotheek van Friesland', pp.239-251. 2. Kees Dekker, The Origins of Old Germanic Studies in the Low Countries (Leiden 1999), p.27. 3. Anthony Grafton, Forgers and critics: creativity and duplicity in Western scholarship (London 1990), pp.121-123; Anthony Grafton, Joseph Scaliger: a study in the history of classical scholarship (Oxford 1983-1993), ii, pp.607-609. 4. Günther Groh, Das Personal des Reichskammergerichts in Speyer (Ludwighafen 1971), p.37; Biographie nationale ... de Belgique, xxiv (Brussels 1926-1929), cols. 656-657. 5. Two books belonging to Phillipp Tengnagel, both in bindings fashioned from a fourteenth-century English manuscript, are described by Richard Linenthal, '"Whole shyppes full" of manuscripts: a sixteenth-century vellum wrapper' in The medieval book and a modern collector: essays in honour of Toshiyuki Takamiya, edited by Takami Matsuda, Richard A. Linenthal and John Scahill (Suffolk, uk 2004), pp.419-426. 6. Josef Nolte, 'Herkunft und Rolle der älteren Iuridica in der Donaueschinger Hofbibliothek' in Mittel und Wege früher Verfassungspolitik. Spätmittelalter und frühe Neu zeit, Band 9 (Stuttgart 1979), pp.456-472 (pp.466-468 on the Tengnagel brothers, 'Humanisten-Juristen älteren Typs', and their libraries).

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         Ischia quae olim Aenaria". Altkolorierte Kupferstichkarte nach Giolio Iasolino aus:

      Antwerpen, Ortelius, 1590 - Schöne und dekorative Karte von Ischia aus der lateinischen Ortelius Ausgabe von 1590. Die von Mario Cartario gestochene Karte basiert auf den 1568 publizierten Vermessungen der Insel von Giolio Iasolino. - Schönes Exemplar *** /// *** Copyright: Matthaeus Truppe - Stubenberggasse 7 - A-8010 Graz - +43 316 829552 *** /// *** Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 0 Abraham Ortelius, Theatrum Orbis Terrarum.

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         El perfeto Capitan, instruido en la diciplina Militar y nueva ciencia de la Artilleria. Dirigido al Rey don Felipe nuestro señor, segundo deste nombre

      Madrigal, Madrid 1590 - Folio menor; ejemplar con la tabla plegada de la p.170 y el último folio que contiene la fe de erratas y el colofón en facsimil; encuadernación moderna.PRIMERA EDICIÓN RARÍSIMA de este texto clásico sobre disciplina militar y artillería. El autor es Diego de Álava y Viamont, hijo del capitán general de artillería don Frances de Álava, miembro del Consejo de Guerra y embajador en Francia, hombre muy influyente en la corte, que intervino en la recopilación de libros para la biblioteca de El Escorial. Su hijo, Diego de Álava y Viamont, nació en Vitoria hacia el año 1555. Diego de Álava consiguió imprimir su libro gracias a influyentes mecenas. En primer lugar, El Perfeto Capitan está dirigido al rey Felipe II, y contó con su apoyo, gracias sin duda al padre del autor. Además, tiene un prólogo de don Antonio de Toledo, y una carta de El Brocense al autor. Como era habitual en la época, Diego de Álava comienza el libro con una alabanza a las ciencias básicas de la milicia: la aritmética, la geometría y la artillería. De los seis libros en que está dividida la obra, el quinto es el que trata de la nueva ciencia de la artillería, basado en las teorías de Tartaglia. El Perfeto Capitan tuvo un gran éxito y su autor, Diego de Álava y Viamont, fue elegido para informar sobre otro texto de arte militar: el Comentario en breve Compendio de disciplina militar de Mosquera y Figueroa, impreso en Madrid en 1596. "Artillery and military arts in Spain in 1590". Small folio; folding table on page 170 and the final folio containing the errata sheet and colophon in facsimile; modern binding. VERY RARE FIRST EDITION of this classic text regarding military discipline and artillery. The author, Diego de Álava y Viamont, was the son of the captain general of artillery, don Frances de Álava, member of the Council of War and ambassador to France, a man of great influence in the court who intervened in collection of books for the library of El Escorial. His son, Diego de Álava y Viamont, was born in Vitoria in 1555.Diego de Álava published his book thanks to influential sponsors. In first place, El Perfeto Capitán is dedicated to King Felipe II, and enjoyed his support, without doubt thanks to the father of the author. Further, it has a prologue by don Antonio de Toledo and a letter from El Brocense to the author. As was common at the time, Diego de Álava begins the book with praise of the basic military sciences: arithmetic, geometry, and artillery. Among the six books of the work, the fifth treats the new science of artillery based upon the theories of Tartaglia. El Perfeto Capitán enjoyed great success and its author, Diego de Álava y Viamont, was elected to report on another text of the military art: the Comentario en breve Compendio de disciplina militar by Mosquera y Figueroa, printed in Madrid in 1596. (30) + 258 pp páginas [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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         Elegantissimus ad mare Thyrrenum ex monte Pausillipo Neapolis montisque Vesuvij prospectus.

      1590. Incisione in rame, colorata, 366x496. Bella veduta panoramica tratta da "Civitates Orbis Terrarum", stampata dal 1572 al 1615 ca. in 6 volumi in anni differenti.

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         Io. Bodini Andegavensis De magorvm daemonomania, sev detestando lamiarum ac magorum cum satana commercio, libri IV. recens recogniti & multis in locis à mendis repurgati ; Accessit eiusdem opinionum Ioan. Vieri confutatio .

      Frankfurt, Bassaeus. 1590 - 16,5 x 11 cm. 798 S. Mit Druckermarke auf dem Titel Zeitgenössisches Ganzpergament mit handschriftlichem Rückentitel. Einband etwas leicht verzogen. Papier leicht gebräunt Vorsätze mit bio und bibliographischen Anmerkungen. Monogrammstempel auf Vorsatz. VD16 B 6268. Adams B 2221. Graesse, Magica S. 54. Index Aurel 120.833. Erstmals 1581 in Basel in lateinischer Sprache erschienen, das französische Original 1580 in Paris. Hauptwerk des französischen Philosophen und Staatsrechtlers Jean Bodin (1529/30-1596), vor allem wegen seiner bedeutenden staatstheoretischen Schriften bekannt. Er nahm als Jurist an einigen Hexenprozessen teil, führte selbst den Prozess gegen Johanna Harwilerin im Jahr 1579 und war in der Folge einer der heftigsten und maßgeblichsten Befürworter der Hexenverfolgungen. Seine Démonomanie Des Sorciers ("De Magorum Daemonomania") wurde zu einem wichtigen Nachschlagewerk und Handbuch bei Gerichtsprozessen. Bodin zitiert zahlreiche antike und zeitgenössische Autoren und liefert eine ausführliche Zusammenfassung des Zauber-, Hexen- und Dämonenglaubens seiner Zeit. Auf den S. 688-798 widerspricht er ausführlich dem Arzt Johann Weyer, der als Ursache der meisten Fälle von Hexerei eher kriminelle Berechnung oder krankhafte Melancholie ausmachte und sich damit gegen den Hexenwahn wendete. Contemp. full vellum with handwritten title to spine. Annotations to inner cover. Slightly browned.

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         Aemilius Probus seu Cornelius Nepos, De vita excellentium imperatorum. Sextus Aurelius Victor De viris illustribus. In usum scholarum uno libro comprehensi, opera Nathanis Chytraei.Bardi Pomeraniae, in Officina Principis, 1590.

      Bardi Pomeraniae, in Officina Principis 1590 - Cm. 16, pp. (16) 404 (12). Bel marchio tip. al colophon; testatine, finalini e numerosi capilettera xilografici. Bella legatura settecentesca in piena perg. rigida con titoli ms. al dorso e piccole unghie. Esemplare fresco e ben conservato. Cornelio Nepote (100 a.C. ca. – 27 a.C. ca.), storico romano, deve la sua fama al De viris illustribus, celebre raccolta di biografie di antichi condottieri e imperatori. Dall'indice: "Huic editioni accesserunt: I. Iulii Agricolae vita, per Cornelium Tacitum eius generum castissime composita, ex editione Henrici Stephani. II. Vitae Hannibalis et Scipionis Africani Maioris comparatae, auctore Donato Acciaiolo, ex editione H. Stephani. III. Vita Scipionis Aemiliani, scriptore Carolo Sigonio, ex editione Caseliana. IV. Additamentum virorum illustrium, ex antiquis M. S. Andreae Schotti, et editione Plantini". Rarissima edizione di Barth città sita a nord della Germania affacciata sul Mar Baltico. Così Graesse (II, 270) a proposito di questa rara edizione: "Dans cette rare éd. on a corrigé le texte de Lambin et reproduit le texte Plantinien d'Aur. Victor. Il y a aussi l'Agricola de Tacite". Cfr. anche Kvk; non in Iccu. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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         Grands Voyages. Planche : Hans Staden chez les Tupinamba

      Typis Ioannis Wecheli, Sumtibus Vero Theodori de Bry, Francoforti ad Moenum 1590 - Un feuillet recto-verso, III Pars, pp. 119-120. Planche célèbre montrant l'explorateur allemand Hans Staden (vers 1525-1579) prisonnier durant neuf mois des Tupinamba, un peuple anthropophage du Brésil. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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         Gesamtansicht von Dortmund und Lippstadt ('Lippe - Dortmund').

      - Kupferstich v. Braun & Hogenberg, um 1590, 35,5 x 44 Fauser, Repertorium älterer Topographie. Druckgraphik von 1486 bis 1750, 3180 und 7845. - Perfekter Zustand!

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         Hispaniae veteris descriptio

      Artist: Goos Abraham ( - 1643) Amsterdam; issued in: Amsterdam; date: ca 1620 1590 - - technic: Copper print; - colorit: original colored; - condition: Upper and lower margin some tears perfecly restored; - size (in cm): 37 x 49; - description: Map shows total Spain; -vita of the artist: Abraham Goos (1590?1643), was a cartographer and map seller. He has published numerous globes, land and sea maps together with Jodocus Hondius and Johannes Janssonius in Antwerp.From 1666, Pieter Goos, his son, also published a number of well produced atlases. He was the first to map Christmas Island, which he labelled "Mony" in his map of the East Indies, published in his 1666 Zee-Atlas (Sea Atlas). His Atlas ofte Water-Weereld (Atlas or Water World) has been cited as one of the best maritime atlases of its time. Another of his fine works was the Oost Indien (East Indies) map published in 1680. Pilot books, which contained a large number of navigation charts, were published by many authors, including Goos. He had a notarized agreement with two others, Jacob Lootsman and Hendrick Doncker, to publish pilot books for navigation along the Mediterranean coast, also covering easterly and westerly navigational routes. These were called the Dutch pilot books and remained valid for the period from 1643 to 1680. Goos was also instrumental in publishing the first pilot book for coastlines outside Europe. A further improvement over the pilot books in Dutch cartography was the publication of sea atlases covering the whole world. Initiated in 1659 by Doncker, the approach was also adopted by Goos from 1666. One of his larger works is named le grand & nouveau miroir ou flambeau de la mer (1662).In the same year, Goos published -The Lighting Colomne or Sea-Mirrour-, which not only contained nautical charts, but also -a brief instruction of the art of navigation-.The maps of Goos and Gerard van Kuelen were used exclusively during the eighteenth century until 1740. They were, however, found to have deficiencies such as the location of sandbars, grand banks and islands in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, with inaccuracies of as much as 44 leagues on the reduced Goos maps.Goos' famous world map titled Atlas ofte Water-Weereld was in two parts, one for each hemisphere. The colourful presentation included the two poles. His maritime maps encompassed not only Europe, Great Britain and Ireland but also the two poles.

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         La Gierusalemme Liberata con le figure di Bernardo Castello e le annotazioni di Scipio Gentili e di Giulio Guastavini

      - Genova, Girolamo Bartoli, 1590 In 8° grande, pergamena rigida '700, tagli spruzzati, pp.10, 256, 72, 40, (8), bel frontespizio (restaurato e foderato) con il ritratto dell'A. e una vedutina di Genova, 20 tavole a piena pagina, incise, in parte a bulino e in parte ad acquaforte, da Agostino Caracci e dal suo allievo Giacomo Franco. Ex libris araldico inglese (ArthurDalrymple) Prima edizione del poema illustrata dal Castello, delle tre che furono pubblicate a Genova, città nella quale il Tasso tenne stretti rapporti con Angelo Grillo e Giulio Guastavini. Le tavole che illustrano questa edizione furono disegnate già nel 1586, forse anche in preparazione degli affreschi di Palazzo Imperiale, e sottoposte al poeta che rispose con un sonetto di elogio, poi pubblicato in questa edizione. I disegni furono riprodotti nell'edizione Tonson del 1724 a Londra (ed è possibile che una tavola di questo esemplare provenga da quella tiratura). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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         Elegantissimus ad mare Thyrrenum ex monte Pausillipo Neapolis montisque Vesuvij prospectus.

      Colonia, 1590 - Incisione in rame, colorata, 366x496. Bella veduta panoramica tratta da "Civitates Orbis Terrarum", stampata dal 1572 al 1615 ca. in 6 volumi in anni differenti. cartografia.

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         Grands Voyages. Planche : Hans Staden chez les Tupinamba

      Francoforti ad Moenum: Typis Ioannis Wecheli, Sumtibus Vero Theodori de Bry, 1590. En feuille. Très bon. Un feuillet recto-verso, III Pars, pp. 119-120. Planche célèbre montrant l'explorateur allemand Hans Staden (vers 1525-1579) prisonnier durant neuf mois des Tupinamba, un peuple anthropophage du Brésil.

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         Breve descrittione della citta' di Gierusalemme, come a punto si ritrovava nell'eta di Christo & de' luoghi vicini ad essa

      Marc Antonio Palazzolo, Verona 1590 - Encuadernación posterior a la época del libro en plena piel con ruedas doradas. Con Ex-libris del periodista García Viñolas, formato 8º. 6 h. 204 páginas. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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         De Custen van Bretaigne."

      Artist: Goos Abraham ( - 1643) Amsterdam; issued in: Amsterdam; date: ca 1660 1590 - - technic: Copper print; - colorit: colored; - condition: Very good; - size (in cm): 42 x 51; - description: chart of the Bretagne; -vita of the artist: Abraham Goos (1590?1643), was a cartographer and map seller. He has published numerous globes, land and sea maps together with Jodocus Hondius and Johannes Janssonius in Antwerp.From 1666, Pieter Goos, his son, also published a number of well produced atlases. He was the first to map Christmas Island, which he labelled "Mony" in his map of the East Indies, published in his 1666 Zee-Atlas (Sea Atlas). His Atlas ofte Water-Weereld (Atlas or Water World) has been cited as one of the best maritime atlases of its time. Another of his fine works was the Oost Indien (East Indies) map published in 1680. Pilot books, which contained a large number of navigation charts, were published by many authors, including Goos. He had a notarized agreement with two others, Jacob Lootsman and Hendrick Doncker, to publish pilot books for navigation along the Mediterranean coast, also covering easterly and westerly navigational routes. These were called the Dutch pilot books and remained valid for the period from 1643 to 1680. Goos was also instrumental in publishing the first pilot book for coastlines outside Europe. A further improvement over the pilot books in Dutch cartography was the publication of sea atlases covering the whole world. Initiated in 1659 by Doncker, the approach was also adopted by Goos from 1666. One of his larger works is named le grand & nouveau miroir ou flambeau de la mer (1662).In the same year, Goos published -The Lighting Colomne or Sea-Mirrour-, which not only contained nautical charts, but also -a brief instruction of the art of navigation-.The maps of Goos and Gerard van Kuelen were used exclusively during the eighteenth century until 1740. They were, however, found to have deficiencies such as the location of sandbars, grand banks and islands in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, with inaccuracies of as much as 44 leagues on the reduced Goos maps.Goos' famous world map titled Atlas ofte Water-Weereld was in two parts, one for each hemisphere. The colourful presentation included the two poles. His maritime maps encompassed not only Europe, Great Britain and Ireland but also the two poles.

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         Romanorum imperatorum effigies. Elogiis, ex diversis scriptoribus, per Thomam Treteru[m]. Rome, apud Franciscum Coattinum,

      1590 - Title engraved within architectural border with the crowned arms of the dedicatee Stefan Bathory, king of Poland, at the head, full-page engraved arms of Cavalieri and 151 full-page engraved portraits with the names engraved at the foot, Coattino's ring device on verso of last leaf, coloured.8vo. (171 x 114mm). [8]ff. (last two blank). 157 (i.e. 152)ff. Contemporary vellum over thin paste-boards, r.e. (ties missing, trifle soiled). An additional portrait of Holy Roman Emperor Rudolph II is found here in the second edition of Cavalieri's portrait book of the Roman Emperors, following the first of 1583. Mortimer records a second issue of this edition with the title-page altered to 1592. The work is dedicated to Stefan Bathory, king of Poland, and the short biographies are by the Polish polymath Tomasz Treter (1547-1610), at that time a canon at Santa Maria in Trastevere, who was closely associated with the Polish court.Giovanni Battista de'Cavalieri (1526-1601) was a prolific printmaker producing engravings after Michelangelo and other masters as well as illustrating a number of books such the important counter-reformation suites of Catholic martyrdomsEcclesiae militantis triumphi(1583) and Ecclesiae Anglicanae Trophaea (1584). As Mortimer notes Cavalieri's copperplates were also used to illustrate a text by Antonio Ciccarelli, Le vita degli imperatori romani, Rome, Domenico Basa, 1590.Provenance: Early inscription on title-page rubbed away, early shelf-marks. Booklabel of Ebenezer Palmer, Bookseller, 18 Paternoster Row, London E.C., Estd. 1819. 20th century bookplate of Thomas Hodgkin, Newcastle on Tyne, designed by Harry Soane, London.Lower corner of I3 paper flaw affecting one letter.Brunet I, 1697. Mortimer Italian119. OCLC (4 copies only in US libraries: Newberry, Illinois, St. John's MN, & Southern Methodist Uni.) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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         Aprutii ulterioris descriptio

      1590. Incisione in rame, mm 330x430, coloritura d'epoca, tratta da "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum", opera che ebbe un successo immediato e numerosissime riedizioni. Il "Theatrum" è considerato il primo atlante moderno, comprendente carte di tutte le zone del mondo; la geniale intuizione di Abraham Ortel (1528-1598), che latinizzò il proprio nome in Ortelius, fu quella di riunire in un unico corpus la produzione cartografica eterogenea del periodo, costituendo la base per un'impresa editoriale di enorme successo, pubblicata dal 1570 al 1612. Prima d'allora, infatti, la produzione cartografica era stata irregolare e di produzione locale, ed i pochi atlanti, i cosiddetti "Atlanti Lafreriani", erano costituiti su richiesta del committente, raccogliendo unicamente carte di alcune zone. Buon esemplare, impresso su carta lievemente ingiallita, rinforzo alla piega centrale e al centro del margine inferiore. Piccolo strappo all'estremità del margine destro. Piccolo restauro in basso alla piega centrale.Bibliografia: Van den Broecke 138.

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         A charte of the island of Cap Verd

      Artist: Goos Abraham ( - 1643) Amsterdam; issued in: Amsterdam; date: ca 1650 1590 - - technic: Copper print; - colorit: colored; - condition: Upper left and right corner perfectly replaced; - size (in cm): 44 x 54; - description: Map shows the Island of Cap Verde; -vita of the artist: Abraham Goos (1590?1643), was a cartographer and map seller. He has published numerous globes, land and sea maps together with Jodocus Hondius and Johannes Janssonius in Antwerp.From 1666, Pieter Goos, his son, also published a number of well produced atlases. He was the first to map Christmas Island, which he labelled "Mony" in his map of the East Indies, published in his 1666 Zee-Atlas (Sea Atlas). His Atlas ofte Water-Weereld (Atlas or Water World) has been cited as one of the best maritime atlases of its time. Another of his fine works was the Oost Indien (East Indies) map published in 1680. Pilot books, which contained a large number of navigation charts, were published by many authors, including Goos. He had a notarized agreement with two others, Jacob Lootsman and Hendrick Doncker, to publish pilot books for navigation along the Mediterranean coast, also covering easterly and westerly navigational routes. These were called the Dutch pilot books and remained valid for the period from 1643 to 1680. Goos was also instrumental in publishing the first pilot book for coastlines outside Europe. A further improvement over the pilot books in Dutch cartography was the publication of sea atlases covering the whole world. Initiated in 1659 by Doncker, the approach was also adopted by Goos from 1666. One of his larger works is named le grand & nouveau miroir ou flambeau de la mer (1662).In the same year, Goos published -The Lighting Colomne or Sea-Mirrour-, which not only contained nautical charts, but also -a brief instruction of the art of navigation-.The maps of Goos and Gerard van Kuelen were used exclusively during the eighteenth century until 1740. They were, however, found to have deficiencies such as the location of sandbars, grand banks and islands in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, with inaccuracies of as much as 44 leagues on the reduced Goos maps.Goos' famous world map titled Atlas ofte Water-Weereld was in two parts, one for each hemisphere. The colourful presentation included the two poles. His maritime maps encompassed not only Europe, Great Britain and Ireland but also the two poles.

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         AFRIKA. - Karte., Gesamtkarte vom Mittelmeer bis zum Kap der Guten Hoffnung und von Arabien bis Libyen.

      Altkolorierter Kupferstich von Filippo Pigafetta, um 1590, 55 x 40,5 cm. Prächtige Karte mit Schiffen und Meerungeheuern dekoriert. Rechts oben zwei kolorierte Kartuschen. - Altes Flächenkolorit mit Goldhöhung. - An den Seiten fachmännisch angerändert. - In diesem Zustand ein Unikat. Afrika, Landkarten

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         Lodi del porco

      In 8vo (cm 14); mezza pelle moderna, piatti in carta marmorizzata, titolo in oro sul dorso; cc. (4). Frontespizio entro bordura. Ottima copia.RARISSIMA SECONDA EDIZIONE di questo componimento giocoso in lode del maiale. La prima edizione (Bologna, Bonardi, 1590), menzionata solamente da M. Paleari Henssler (Bibliografia latino-italiana di gastronomia, Milano, 1984, p. 87), risulta dispersa. L'operetta fu ristampata a Perugia dagli eredi di Andrea Bresciano non prima del 1594.Apparentemente nessuna copia in Italia. Lord Westbury, Handlist of Italian Cookery Books, Firenze, 1963, p. 30..

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         Discorsi morali, politici, et militari; del molto illustre sig. Michiel di Montagna cavaliere dell’Ordine del re christianissimo; gentil’huomo ordinario della sua Camera, primo magistrato & governatore di Bordeos. Tradotti dal sig. Girolamo Naselli dalla lingua francese nell’italiana. Con un discorso se il forastiero si deve admettere alla administratione della republica

      Ferrara: Benedetto Mamarello, 1590. 8vo (144x95 mm); early 18th-century half vellum, gilt title on morocco label on spine, yellow edges; (4), 170, (2) ll. With the printer's device on the title-page. Giovanni Vacchelli Casoni's bookplate. At the end ownership's entry by Gustavo Zuiardi. Light damp stains in the last leaves, a few gatherings slightly browned, but a very good copy.RARE FIRST EDITION, dedicated by the translator Girolamo Naselli to Don Cesare d'Este (Ferrara, November 24, 1590), of the first Italian translation of Montaigne's Essais. Though partial and expurgated, it represents the first translation into any foreign language of Montaigne's masterpiece. The first complete Italian translation by Girolamo Canini was published only in 1633 by Marco Ginammi.Naselli was a courtier at the Ferrara court and since 1557 an agent of the ducal chancellery. For his translation, he probably used a copy of the second edition of the Essais, that issued in two books at Bordeaux by Millanges in 1582. Naselli found the volume presumably during a mission in France, between March and May 1589, at a very critical stage in the relationships between the king and the Ligue. On that occasion he brought back with him to Ferrara several works on the political situation of France, some of which he judged worthy of being translated into Italian for the dignitaries of the Este court.Naselli translated 44 of the 84 chapters that form the first two books. He does not seem to know the third book, first appeared in 1588. He arranged the chapters in a different order as the original, favoring those related to political and moral issues.The Discorsi morali, politici et militari was printed by Benedetto Mammarelli, who in 1589 took over the printing house from his brother Domenico and in a very short time became a serious rival for Vittorio Baldini, the most important Ferrarese typographer of the time. Thanks to the collaboration with Girolamo Naselli, in 1590 he also published an Italian translation of the treatise De la naissance, durée et cheute des Estats by René de Lucinge.As Montaigne himself refers in his Journal des voyages, upon his arrival in Rome on November 1580, his copy of the Essais, freshly released from the press, was confiscated and examined by a Papal commission, which in the end decided not to condemn the book but provided Montaigne with a list of censored passages that should have been removed in a new edition of the work. It is not clear whether Naselli followed for his edition the instructions given to Montaigne by the censors or the choice of the expurgated and omitted parts of text was entirely his.At the end is added the anonymous essay Questione se il forestiere deve esser admesso al governo della Republica, ò nò ('Question whether a foreigner should be admitted to the government of the Republic'), allegedly written by Naselli himself. Despite Naselli's attempt to conform Montaigne's Essais to the dictate of the Roman Church, when in 1676 Montaigne was definitely condemned by the Inquisition and his work put in the Index, his 1590 edition was included in the condemnation (cf. M. Palumbo, Introduzione, in: "M. de Montaigne, Discorsi morali, politici et military", E. Canone & M. Palumbo, eds., Naples, 2009).Edit 16, CNCE 35895; J. Balsamo, Naselli, Girolamo, in: "Dictionnaire de Michel de Montaigne", P. Desan, ed., Paris, 2004, pp. 809-810; P. Desan, Traductions des 'Essais', in: "Dictionnaire de Michel de Montaigne", P. Desan, ed., Paris, 2004, p. 1152.

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         Ioannis Petri Maffeii Bergomatis e Societate Iesu Historiarum Indicarum Libri XVI

      typis Comini Venturae, Bergomi 1590 - Legatura settecentesca in mz. pergamena con titolo oro su tassello in pelle rossa al ds. Tagli rossi. Forellini di tarlo al ds. e minime mancanze marginali alla carta dei piatti. Antica firma di appartenenza al frontis. Due carte di Indice anteposte per errore del legatore, ma esemplare completo ed in ottimo stato di conservazione. Rara edizione pubblicata nella città natale dell A. L opera, oggetto di numerose ristampe, costituì una fonte essenziale per la conoscenza dell Estremo Oriente e del Nuovo Mondo. Br. Libr., p. 402. Non in Adams. 4to (cm. 23,5), 16 cc.nn., 432 pp. Grande marca tipografica al frontis. Testatine e capilettera xilografici. [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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         Briefe treatise of testaments and last willes very profitable to be vnderstoode of all the subiects of this realme of England, (desirous to know, whether, whereof, and how, they may make their testaments: and by what meanes the same may be effected or hindered,) and no lesse delightfull, aswell for the rarenes of the worke, as for the easines of the stile, and method: compiled of such lawes ecclesiasticall and ciuill, as be not repugnant to the lawes, customes, or statutes of this realme, nor derogatorie to the prerogatiue royall. In which treatise also are inserted diuers statutes of this land, together with mention of sundrie customes, aswell general as particular, not impertinent thereunto: besides diuers marginall notes, and quotations

      London John Windet 1590 - First Edition of this Important English Legal Text and the First Book on Canon Law to be Published in English SWINBURNE, Henry. A Briefe treatise of testaments and last willes. very profitable to be vnderstoode of all the subiects of this realme of England, (desirous to know, whether, whereof, and how, they may make their testaments: and by what meanes the same may be effected or hindered,) and no lesse delightfull, aswell for the rarenes of the worke, as for the easines of the stile, and method: compiled of such lawes ecclesiasticall and ciuill, as be not repugnant to the lawes, customes, or statutes of this realme, nor derogatorie to the prerogatiue royall. In which treatise also are inserted diuers statutes of this land, together with mention of sundrie customes, aswell general as particular, not impertinent thereunto: besides diuers marginall notes, and quotations not to be neglected, especially of Iustinianists, or young students of the ciuil law: vvith two tables, the one analyticall.the other alphabeticall. London: John Windet, 1590 [i.e.1591, from colophon]. First Edition. Small quarto (7 11/16 x 5 11/16 inches; 195 x 143 mm). [12], 293, [14] leaves. Complete, with final errata leaf. With leaves 49-50 and 57-58 bound out of order. Leaf 40, numbered 49. Bound without front free endpaper. With a slip-cancel on K5r line 19. With woodcut headpieces and initials. Full contemporary calf, rebacked to style. Boards ruled in blind. Front board with the initials "EB" [Edward Bailie] and an acorn device in gilt. All edges dyed brown. With some minor dampstaining throughout, mainly to outer margins. A few tiny worm holes. Loss to outer corner of leaf B4, not affecting text. Boards a bit rubbed and cracked. Previous owner Edward Bailie's old ink manuscript on a few pages, and his inscription to his son Henrici Bailie 1597 on the blank recto of first leaf. Other previous owner's signature on title-page, J. Baskerville, 1654. Housed in a custom chemise and cloth slipcase. Overall a very good copy. An important and early English legal text. The statement that "The liberty of making a testament doth continue even until the last gasp" made its first appearance in Henry Swinburne's A Briefe Treatise of Testaments and Last Wills). If it was too late to make a written will, a testator could recite their wishes on their deathbed in the form of a spoken will, technically called nuncupative, of which there are many examples at the Record Office. "Swinburne's lasting claim to fame is as the author of two books on ecclesiastical law. The first of these, A Briefe Treatise of Testaments and Last Wills, was the first work of canon law to be published in English, rather than in Latin. It appeared in 1591 (date of colophon) and became a standard work." (ODNB). ESTC S118058. HBS 67789. $2,500 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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         Discorsi morali, politici, et militari; del molto illustre sig. Michiel di Montagna cavaliere dell'Ordine del re christianissimo; gentil'huomo ordinario della sua Camera, primo magistrato & governatore di Bordeos. Tradotti dal sig. Girolamo Naselli dalla lingua francese nell'italiana. Con un discorso se il forastiero si deve admettere alla administratione della republica

      8vo (144x95 mm); early 18th-century half vellum, gilt title on morocco label on spine, yellow edges; (4), 170, (2) ll. With the printer's device on the title-page. Giovanni Vacchelli Casoni's bookplate. At the end ownership's entry by Gustavo Zuiardi. Light damp stains in the last leaves, a few gatherings slightly browned, but a very good copy.RARE FIRST EDITION, dedicated by the translator Girolamo Naselli to Don Cesare d'Este (Ferrara, November 24, 1590), of the first Italian translation of Montaigne's Essais. Though partial and expurgated, it represents the first translation into any foreign language of Montaigne's masterpiece. The first complete Italian translation by Girolamo Canini was published only in 1633 by Marco Ginammi.Naselli was a courtier at the Ferrara court and since 1557 an agent of the ducal chancellery. For his translation, he probably used a copy of the second edition of the Essais, that issued in two books at Bordeaux by Millanges in 1582. Naselli found the volume presumably during a mission in France, between March and May 1589, at a very critical stage in the relationships between the king and the Ligue. On that occasion he brought back with him to Ferrara several works on the political situation of France, some of which he judged worthy of being translated into Italian for the dignitaries of the Este court.Naselli translated 44 of the 84 chapters that form the first two books. He does not seem to know the third book, first appeared in 1588. He arranged the chapters in a different order as the original, favoring those related to political and moral issues.The Discorsi morali, politici et militari was printed by Benedetto Mammarelli, who in 1589 took over the printing house from his brother Domenico and in a very short time became a serious rival for Vittorio Baldini, the most important Ferrarese typographer of the time. Thanks to the collaboration with Girolamo Naselli, in 1590 he also published an Italian translation of the treatise De la naissance, durée et cheute des Estats by René de Lucinge.As Montaigne himself refers in his Journal des voyages, upon his arrival in Rome on November 1580, his copy of the Essais, freshly released from the press, was confiscated and examined by a Papal commission, which in the end decided not to condemn the book but provided Montaigne with a list of censored passages that should have been removed in a new edition of the work. It is not clear whether Naselli followed for his edition the instructions given to Montaigne by the censors or the choice of the expurgated and omitted parts of text was entirely his.At the end is added the anonymous essay Questione se il forestiere deve esser admesso al governo della Republica, ò nò ('Question whether a foreigner should be admitted to the government of the Republic'), allegedly written by Naselli himself. Despite Naselli's attempt to conform Montaigne's Essais to the dictate of the Roman Church, when in 1676 Montaigne was definitely condemned by the Inquisition and his work put in the Index, his 1590 edition was included in the condemnation (cf. M. Palumbo, Introduzione, in: "M. de Montaigne, Discorsi morali, politici et military", E. Canone & M. Palumbo, eds., Naples, 2009).Edit 16, CNCE 35895; J. Balsamo, Naselli, Girolamo, in: "Dictionnaire de Michel de Montaigne", P. Desan, ed., Paris, 2004, pp. 809-810; P. Desan, Traductions des 'Essais', in: "Dictionnaire de Michel de Montaigne", P. Desan, ed., Paris, 2004, p. 1152.

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         LA GIERUSALEMME LIBERATA DI TORQUADO TASSO Con le Figure di Bernado CASTELLO E le Annotationi di Scipio GENTILI (CONTINUED)

      Bartoli, Genova 1590 - (TITLE CONTINUES) "e di Giulio GUASTAVINI, in Genova 1590". The TP & 20 plates from a 1628 edition have also been tipped in. PLEASE CALL FOR MORE INFO. Cut down a bit when rebound in full calf c1900. Upper board held by one cord, lower a bit better. Spine worn, labels MISSING. 10"x6.8". (2),3-11,(12-1),2-255,blank, 71,(72),(1), 2-40.(8)pp. Engraved tp, head & tail pieces & initials. Light tide marks on first 6 text pages, ending at verso of very first plate. light aging & foxing of text page margins, but only on a few plates. Plates of both sets with strong, dark, impressions. Each of the additional 20 plates from the 1628 are tipped in next to this edition's 20 plates. 1628 tp is pasted to the 1590 tp verso. 1628 plate 1 faces 1590 plate 1, etc. The 1628 title identical through "Torquado Tasso" after which it reads ".con la Vita a ciascun Canto DI BARTOLOMEO BARBATO CON LE Anntatione de Scipio Gentili, e di Giulio Guastauino, et con le Notitie historiche DI LORENZO PIGNORIA". Very bottom of 1628 tp: "In Padoua Per Tietro Paulo Tozzi 1628". A hand written, in old Italian, note at bottom of last page refers to the date 1660. So the additional engravings from the 1628 likely done after that. VG book. Plates from the 1628 edition likely added in 1660. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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         Serravallum celeberrimum Marchiae Tarvisinae in agro ForoJuliensi opp

      Colonia 1590 - Incisione in rame, colore d'epoca, mm 335x483, testo francese al verso. Veduta panoramica della citt? tratta da "Civitates Orbis Terrarum", pietra miliare del vedutismo, stampata dal 1572 al 1615 ca. in 6 volumi pubblicati in anni differenti. Ottime condizioni. D'AssiÈ, "Ceneda e Serravalle nelle antiche stampe", pagg 28 - 32.

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         Maastricht.

      1590. 50x37cm Traiectum ad Mosam urbs et natura loci,... G. Braun F. Hogenberg. Cologne 1590.

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         Briefe treatise of testaments and last willes

      First Edition of this Important English Legal Text and theFirst Book on Canon Law to be Published in EnglishSWINBURNE, Henry. A Briefe treatise of testaments and last willes. very profitable to be vnderstoode of all the subiects of this realme of England, (desirous to know, whether, whereof, and how, they may make their testaments: and by what meanes the same may be effected or hindered,) and no lesse delightfull, aswell for the rarenes of the worke, as for the easines of the stile, and method: compiled of such lawes ecclesiasticall and ciuill, as be not repugnant to the lawes, customes, or statutes of this realme, nor derogatorie to the prerogatiue royall. In which treatise also are inserted diuers statutes of this land, together with mention of sundrie customes, aswell general as particular, not impertinent thereunto: besides diuers marginall notes, and quotations not to be neglected, especially of Iustinianists, or young students of the ciuil law: vvith two tables, the one analyticall...the other alphabeticall... London: John Windet, 1590 [i.e.1591, from colophon].First Edition. Small quarto (7 11/16 x 5 11/16 inches; 195 x 143 mm). [12], 293, [14] leaves. Complete, with final errata leaf. With leaves 49-50 and 57-58 bound out of order. Leaf 40, numbered 49. Bound without front free endpaper. With a slip-cancel on K5r line 19. With woodcut headpieces and initials.Full contemporary calf, rebacked to style. Boards ruled in blind. Front board with the initials "EB" [Edward Bailie] and an acorn device in gilt. All edges dyed brown. With some minor dampstaining throughout, mainly to outer margins. A few tiny worm holes. Loss to outer corner of leaf B4, not affecting text. Boards a bit rubbed and cracked. Previous owner Edward Bailie's old ink manuscript on a few pages, and his inscription to his son Henrici Bailie 1597 on the blank recto of first leaf. Other previous owner's signature on title-page, J. Baskerville, 1654. Housed in a custom chemise and cloth slipcase. Overall a very good copy.An important and early English legal text. The statement that "The liberty of making a testament doth continue even until the last gasp" made its first appearance in Henry Swinburne's A Briefe Treatise of Testaments and Last Wills).† If it was too late to make a written will, a testator could recite their wishes on their deathbed in the form of a spoken will, technically called nuncupative, of which there are many examples at the Record Office."Swinburne's lasting claim to fame is as the author of two books on ecclesiastical law. The first of these, A Briefe Treatise of Testaments and Last Wills, was the first work of canon law to be published in English, rather than in Latin. It appeared in 1591 (date of colophon) and became a standard work." (ODNB).ESTC S118058.HBS 67789. $2,500

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         Serravallum celeberrimum Marchiae Tarvisinae in agro ForoJuliensi opp

      1590. Incisione in rame, colore d'epoca, mm 335x483, testo francese al verso. Veduta panoramica della città tratta da "Civitates Orbis Terrarum", pietra miliare del vedutismo, stampata dal 1572 al 1615 ca. in 6 volumi pubblicati in anni differenti. Ottime condizioni. D'Assié, "Ceneda e Serravalle nelle antiche stampe", pagg 28 - 32.

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         Exegesis genealogica, sive explicatio arboris gentilitiae invictissimi ac potentissimi Galliarum regis Henrici ejus nominis IIII. Regnum LXV. Navarrae III regum XXXIX. Leiden, F. Raphelengius, 1592.

      "4°, geheel perkamenten band uit de tijd met reliefversiering, met 2 sluitleertjes met koperen sluitplaatjes, (16)+192 pag. Mooi exemplaar. TB 4846; Leiden Imprints pag. 99; Brunet V pag. 689; STCN: 3 ex. waarvan 1 in Londen. Genealogie met de afstamming van Hendrik IV, koning van Navarre, voor het eerst verschenen in Tours in 1590. Brunet noemt herdrukken uit 1595, 1617 en 1619 en een , 523, e vertaling uit 1595, maar niet deze druk uit 1592. Het boek bevat een opdracht aan Hendrik IV, d.d. Turijn 1590 en een uitvouwbare plaat: 'Arbor gentilitia Henrici (...)', met in het midden van de stamboom een schitterend gegraveerd portret van Hendrik IV op 40 jarige leeftijd. Het werk bevat voorts nog zes genealogische tabellen in de tekst, alle in de trant van die tijd d.m.v. cirkeltjes met namen en verbindingslijnen er tussen. B1247.".

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         Regula Sanctiss Patris Nostri Benedicti

      Dillingen, Mayer, ca. 1590.. Mit Titelholzschnitt und Holzschnitt verso Titel. 1 unnum. Bl., 91 num. Bll., 4 unnum. Bll. - Angebunden: Augustinus, Aurelius: Regula D. Patris Aurelii Augustini. Ebda., ca. 1590. Mit Titelholzschnitt und Holzschnitt verso Titel. 32 num. Bll. Brauner Lederband d. Zt. auf Holzdecken. Einbandgr.: 8,7 x 6,2 cm. Papiergr.: 8,2 x 5,2 cm. VD16 ZV 23158 und ZV 23159 (jeweils mit nur einem Standort in der BSB); beide nicht bei Bucher, Dillingen. - Sehr seltenes und frühes Miniaturbuch; außer dem angegebenen Standort in der Bayerischen Staatsbibliothek und einem Auktionsverkauf 1999 in der Schweiz für das erste Werk konnte ich keinen Nachweis finden. - Rücken fachmännisch erneuert. Ecken tls. abgestoßen. Es fehlen die Schließen. Tls. etwas fleckig.

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         Regula Sanctiss. Patris Nostri Benedicti.

      Mit Titelholzschnitt und Holzschnitt verso Titel. 1 unnum. Bl., 91 num. Bll., 4 unnum. Bll. - Angebunden: Augustinus, Aurelius: Regula D. Patris Aurelii Augustini. Ebda., ca. 1590. Mit Titelholzschnitt und Holzschnitt verso Titel. 32 num. Bll. Brauner Lederband d. Zt. auf Holzdecken. Einbandgr.: 8,7 x 6,2 cm. Papiergr.: 8,2 x 5,2 cm. VD16 ZV 23158 und ZV 23159 (jeweils mit nur einem Standort in der BSB) beide nicht bei Bucher, Dillingen. - Sehr seltenes und frühes Miniaturbuch außer dem angegebenen Standort in der Bayerischen Staatsbibliothek und einem Auktionsverkauf 1999 in der Schweiz für das erste Werk konnte ich keinen Nachweis finden. - Rücken fachmännisch erneuert. Ecken tls. abgestoßen. Es fehlen die Schließen. Tls. etwas fleckig.

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         KONGO. - Karte., "Tabula Geogra' Regni Congo".

      Altkolorierter Kupferstich von Filippo Pigafetta, um 1590, 31 x 38 cm. Gloria Cartographiae S. 152 (mit Abb.). - Frühe Karte des Kongo mit schöner Titelkartusche links unten. Altes Flächenkolorit mit Goldhöhung. - An den Seiten fachmännisch angerändert. - In diesem Zustand ein Unikat. Afrika, Landkarten

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         Aevi Veteris, Typus Geographicus

      Antwerp Ortelius 1590 - Ancient World."Aevi Veteris, Typus Geographicus". Orig. copper-engraving, A. Ortelius after C. Ptloemy's map of the ancient World. Published in Antwerp, 1590. A map of the ancient World with ornamental cartouche with Ortelius' address, surrounded by an ornamental border with two cartouches and 4 small inset maps of Europe, Asia, America and Africa in the corners, representing the "modern" World. Coloured. 31,5:44 cm (12 1/2 x 17 1/2 inch.). V. d. Broecke 7; Koeman III, map 0800H:31 ("Oval world map with the climates and the Old World shown in detail. In the ceorners small circular maps of the four continents".), ed. 31:052 (1601 Latin). - Very good condition.

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         De sacramentis Ecclesiae Christi axiomata..; Opuscula omnia Thomae De Vio Caietani, Cardinalis tituli Sancti Xysti, in tres distincta tomos..; Sex copiosissimi indices qui ab omnibus desiderantur, Summae theologicae D. Thomae Aquinatis.. 3-vol. bound in one (Complete)

      Bergomi (Bergamo): Typis Comini Venturae (Comino Ventura), 1590. Later edition. Hardcover. f to g+. Octavo (8 x 5 1/4"). 44pp, [2] blank leaves, [16], 398pp, [1] blank leaf, [196] leaves. Contemporary full vellum, with handwritten title in black ink to spine. The title pages of the first two books are within a decorative frame. Engraved vignette for the title of the third book. Decorative head-, tailpieces and initials. Collection of three major Christian works published in 1590 by Comino Ventura, in Bergamo. - Augustinus Hunnaeus' "De sacramentis Ecclesiae Christi axiomata" was originally published in 1570 by Christophe Plantin. This work is a commentary on the third part (Christ the Savior) of St. Thomas' "Theological Summa." - Originally published in 1558 (24 years after the author's death), "Opuscula omnia Thomae De Vio Caietani" contains the complete work of Thomas Cajetan, a renown Italian philosopher, theologian, and cardinal. - The third and last book deals with sexual sins as identified by Thomas Aquinas in his "Summa Theologiae." Binding sunned, rippled, with abrasion to vellum along spine. Front board starting. Ex-library sticker at tail of spine, and stamp at lower margin of first title page. Fore-edge of front free endpaper slightly chipped, with closed tears. Contemporary previous owner's name in ink on first title. Sporadic foxing and age-toning throughout. Some worming along fore-edge of nine leaves at the beginning of "Sex copiosissimi indices," and clear water staining at upper corner of the last pages. Text in Latin. Binding in overall poor to fair, interior in good- to good+ condition. About the authors: Augustinus Hunnaeus or Hunnäus (1521-1577) was a Belgian theologian who studied theology at the University of Leuven, where he became Doctor of Philosophy. He taught Greek and Hebrew at the Gymnasium castrense of Leuven. He later became professor of theology at the local University. Hunnaeus is one of the Syncretists of his time, whose work is based on Aristotle and Petrus Hispanus. He contributed to the Plantin Polyglot, a polyglot Bible printed by Christopher Plantin in Antwerp. Thomas Cajetan (1469-1534), was an Italian philosopher, theologian, cardinal (from 1517 until his death) and the Master of the Order of Preachers 1508-18. He was a leading theologian of his day who is now best known as the spokesman for Catholic opposition to the teachings of Martin Luther and the Protestant Reformation while he was the Pope's Legate in Wittenberg, and perhaps also among Catholics for his extensive commentary on the Summa Theologica of Thomas Aquinas. Saint Thomas Aquinas OP (1225 -1274) was an Italian Dominican friar, Catholic priest, and Doctor of the Church. He was an immensely influential philosopher, theologian, and jurist in the tradition of scholasticism, within which he is also known as the Doctor Angelicus and the Doctor Communis. The name Aquinas identifies his ancestral origins in the county of Aquino in present-day Lazio.

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        Malta

      Venice: 1590 - Size: 150 x 110 mm. Fine condition, a fine, crisp impression. Map printed on a sheet with a letter press. Copper engraving. Uncoloured. An attractive and fascinating, but wildly inaccurate, map of the Mediterranean island of Malta. North is orientated facing the bottom of the map, and the island of Gozo is seen on the right. Decorative features include: a title cartouche, sea monsters, mermen, compass rose and ship at sea. This map was published in the 'L'Isole Piu Famoso del Mondo' atlas. (Ref Morland and Bannister, p68) Morland and Bannister, p68

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