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         A group of 10 original engravings by Adriaen Collaert (ca. 1560-1618) after Jan van der Straet (Stradenus) (1523-1605) from the series Encomium Musices

      Philip Galle, Antwerp 1590 - Each plate depicts a biblical scene and incorporates an illustration of one or more musical instruments, with reference in Latin text beneath each image to the musical instrument/s depicted. Each ca. 220 x 285 mm with narrow margins. Plate 5Saul among the ProphetsI Samuel x, 10-11Timbrels, harp, drums, cornet, trumpetPlate 6David playing the harp before SaulI Samuel xvi, 23HarpPlate 9Solomon takes the Tabernacle into the Temple, the Levites singing.2 Chronicles v, 4-6Trumpets, timbrel, harp, horns, drums, flute, [?]rebec, cymbalsPlate 10Elijah and the Kings. Minstrel plays before the Kings of Israel, Judah, and Edom2 Kings iii, 13-17HarpPlate 11Sacrifice of King Asa, People of Judah rejoicing2 Chronicles xv, 10-15Trumpets, cornets, horns, timbrels, flutePlate 12Coronation of King Joas2 Chronicles xxiii, 11Trumpets, harp, horn, drums, cymbals, timbrel, trianglePlate 13Inauguration of Jerusalem's Walls by NehemiahNehemiah xii, 27-39Cymbals, harps, trumpets, hornsPlate 15Rededication of the Temple by Simon MaccabaeusI Maccabaeus (Apocrypha) xiii, 49-51Harp, timbrels, trumpet, horn, flutePlate 18The Glory of the LambRevelations v, 8, and xv, 7-8Multiple harpsSlightly worn; occasioonal foxing; laid down to mounting paper. In very good condition overall. The complete set consists of 18 plates including the title (by Andreas Pevernage (1543-91), six-part song "Nata et grata polo"), a preface in letterpress counted as plate 2, and 16 plates numbered 3-18. Complete copies are very rare. Otto Eric Deutsch locates just 5 complete copies (at the Library of Congress; the Paris Conservatoire; the State Library in Berlin; the Paul Hirsch Library, now in the British Museum; and an unlocated copy that sold at auction). See Encomium Musices, No. 6 of the Harrow Replicas, Cambridge: W. Heffer & Sons, ca. 1950.

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         STATUTORUM SEU IURIS CIVILIS CIVITATIS RAVENNAE. Cum reformationibus Hieronymi Ruginii Raven. iur. cons. excellentissimi. Liibri V. Totius perillustr. Consilij, ac ill. DD. Sapientum eiusdem Civitatis Mandato; Ad perpetuam rei memoriam, Impressi. Sapientibus ad utilia, ejusdemque Civitatis Ravennae conservatoribus.

      Petrus, & Camillus Ioannellij fratres, industria Sigismundi Bordognæ, excudebant, Ravennae 1590 - Prima edizione. Testo latino. Cm.29x20. Carte [4], 19, [1], 20-109 [2]. Legatura in mz.pelle moderna con piatti marmorizzati ottocenteschi. Il volume ha subito pesanti e non ortodossi restauri, che tuttavia ne garantiscono la completezza e la piena fruibilità. In dettaglio le prime quattro carte presentano antichi rinforzi cartacei ai margini, mentre le carte D, D2, T6, V, V2, V3 E V4 sono unite in riproduzione fotostatica su carta vecchia. Antiche chiose manoscritte. Al frontespizio stemma di Ravenna inciso in cornice decorativa. Cartigli e capilettera ornamentali. Al verso della carta T5 è impressa a piena pagina la marca tipografica degli stampatori Pietro e Camillo Giovannelli in cornice rettangolare decorata: una stella cometa con sette piccole stelle tra le punte, con il motto in festone "Inter omnes". La presente edizione originale degli Statuti della città di Ravenna si deve alle cure del giureconsulto Girolamo Ruggini, che fu ambasciatore del Governo prima a Bologna e poi a Roma presso Paolo III e Giulio III. Così Serafino Pasolini in "Huomini illustri di Ravenna antica" (pg.97): "Riformò le nostre leggi Municipali in eloquente, e peritissimo stile, le quali nell'anno 1590 furono date in luce da Fabbio Ruggini. Così mirabili riuscirono nelle materie legali Agostino Ruggini suo fratello, e Gio. Menghino". > Bambi / Conigliello, "Gli Statuti in edizione antica (1475-1799) della Biblioteca di Giurisprudenza della Università di Firenze", 311, "La compilazione statutaria, dovuta per la gran parte al giurista Girolamo Ruggini, fu completata nel 1562. Il consiglio di Ravenna ne dispose la stampa, che si fece però solo trent'anni dopo". Osler, I, 1711. 800 gr. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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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

      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..

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         Gesamtans., ( Aufsicht ) mit Darstellung der Belagerung 21. 7. 1583, "Onckel", in der Ferne Linz.

      - Kupferstich aus Hogenbergs Geschichtsblätter, um 1590, 19,3 x 27,6 Muller, Nr. 236; Hellwig Nr. 246.

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         Prussia

      Artist: Mercator Gehard ca ; issued in: Duisburg; date: ca1590 - - technic: Copper print; - colorit: original colored; - condition: Perfect condition; - size (in cm): 37 x 49; - description: Map shows total Prussia with decorative title cartouche.; - vita of the artist: "Gerardus Mercator (1512 - 1594)He was a cartographer, philosopher and mathematician. He is best known for his work in cartography, in particular the world map of 1569 based on a new projection which represented sailing courses of constant bearing as straight lines. He is renowned to the present day as the cartographer who created a world map based on a new projection which represented sailing courses of constant bearing as straight lines. In his own day he was the world's most famous geographer but in addition he had interests in theology, philosophy, history, mathematics and magnetism as well as being an accomplished engraver, calligrapher and maker of globes and scientific instruments. He wrote few books but much of his knowledge is to be found in the copious legends on his wall maps and the prefaces that he composed for his atlas ,the first in which the term "atlas" appears and the sections within it.

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         Tribus Zabulon, Isachar, et, dimidia Manasse altera, hoc est, illae Terrae Sanctae regiones,.

      Artist: Adrichem van Christian Kruik ca ; issued in: Cologne; date: ca1590 - - technic: Copper print; - colorit: original colored; - condition: Perfect condition; - size (in cm): 36 x 39,5; - description: Decorative and rare map of the lands granted to the Tribes of Zabulon or Zebulun, Issachar or Isachar and the western half of the tribe of Manasseh at the time of Joshua's division of the Twelve Tribes. The map shows the Sea of Galilee westward to the Mediterranean. Many Biblical illustrations include a dramatic scene where Jonas is being cast from a sailing ship into the open maw of the awaiting whale. This map, among the most attractive of the series, shows the Sea of Galilee in full with several scenes from the life of Jesus, including the walking on water episode, Jesus preaching from a boat, and others.This map is the fourth of ten maps of the Holy Land prepared by Christian van Adrichem for publication in his Theatrum Terrae Sanctae. Adrichem's maps for the Theatrum were made between 1580 and 1585, but were published posthumously by his associate, Gerardis Brunius of Koln, in 1590. The publication went through several later editions and served as a basis for most subsequent maps of the Holy Land well into the 18th century. ; - vita of the artist: Christian van Adrichem (1533- 1585) was born in Delft. He was ordained in 1566, and was Director of the Convent of St. Barbara in Delft before being expelled by the storm of the Reformation. His works are " Vita Jesu Christi" (Antwerp, 1578) and Theatrum Terrae Sanctae et Biblicarum Historiarum (Cologne, 1590). This last work gives a description of Palestine, of the antiquities of Jerusalem, and a chronology from Adam till the death of John the Apostle in 109.

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         Civiattes orbis Terrarum

      Artist: Braun/Hogenberg Franz/ Georg ca ; issued in: Cologne; date: ca1590 - - technic: Copper print; - colorit: original colored; - condition: Very good; - size (in cm): 37 x 22; - description: Title page from Civitattes orbis Terrarum; - vita of the artist: Frans Hogenberg (1535 ? 1590) was a Flemish and German painter, engraver, and mapmaker.Hogenberg was born in Mechelen as the son of Nicolaas Hogenberg In 1568 he was banned from Antwerp by the Duke of Alva. He travelled to London, where he stayed a few years before emigrating to Cologne. He is known for portraits and topographical views as well as historical allegories. He also produced scenes of contemporary historical events.George Braun (1541-1622), a cleric of Cologne, was the principal editor of the "Civitates Orbis Terrarum".The first volume of the Civitates Orbis Terrarum was published in Cologne in 1572. The sixth and the final volume appeared in 1617. This great city atlas, edited by Georg Braun and largely engraved by Franz Hogenberg, eventually contained 546 prospects, bird-eye views and map views of cities from all over the world. Braun (1541-1622), a cleric of Cologne, was the principal editor of the work, and was greatly assisted in his project by the close, and continued interest of Abraham Ortelius, whose Theatrum Orbis Terrarum of 1570 was, as a systematic and comprehensive collection of maps of uniform style, the first true atlas.

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         Ex miscellaneorum scriptoribus digestorum sive pandectarum iuris civilis interpretation + Ex miscellaneorum scriptoribus Codicis, Novellarum, feudorum, necnon etiam Institutionum iuris civilis interpretation [2 vols bound as 1]

      Faber (Franciscum Fabrum) 1590 - Ex miscellaneorum scriptoribus digestorum sive pandectarum iuris civilis interpretation + Ex miscellaneorum scriptoribus Codicis, Novellarum, feudorum, necnon etiam Institutionum iuris civilis interpretation. Two volumes bound as one. 2nd edition. Quarto, 25 x 18 cm. Bound in contemporary vellum with ties. Hand written spine title in brown ink. Yapp edges. Title in red and black. Printer's device on t.p., head- and tailpieces, initials. Stain on top edge. [16] 972 columns + [32] p., 820 columns, [2] p. Ref: Adams D244. Del Rio is best known for his work on witchcraft and demonology, Disquisitionum magicarum. He was a colorful figure during the time of troubles in the Low Countries. He received a legal education the University of Paris and Salamanca and went on to educate many Jesuits throughout Europe. In this book he provides a philological handbook for the Corpus Juris Civilis. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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         Mare del Nord Auttore il P.M. Coronelli M.C. Cosmografo della Serenissima Republica di Venetia dedicato all'Ill.mo, et Ecc.mo Sig. Il Sig Giovanni Grimani Savio di TERRA Ferma

      1590. Affascinante mappa dell'Oceano Atlantico e dei litorali dell'America, dell'Europa e dell'Africa realizzata da Vincenzo Maria Coronelli, uno dei più importanti mappatori del fine del XVII secolo. La mappa fornisce un dettagliato ritratto delle coste atlantiche dell'America, accreditando la scoperta iniziale dell'America ad Antonio Zeno di Venezia. La pubblicazione della mappa coincideva con un periodo in cui la credibilità della supposta scoperta di Zeno era assai accreditata, dopo i suoi primi rapporti oltre 100 anni prima. Le coste americane presentano numerosi dettagli, con più di 100 nomi di località e decine di fiumi costieri. Mappa in condizioni molto buone, con con colore originale. Fascinating chart of the Atlantic Ocean and the contigous coastlines of America, Europe and Africa, by Vincenzo Maria Coronelli, one of the most important map makers of the late 17th Century. The map provides a detailed treatment of the Atlantic Coastlines of America, crediting the intial discovery of America to Antonio Zeno of Venice. The publication of the map coincided with a period where the credibility of Zeno's supposed discovery was at a high point, following its earliest reports over 100 years earlier. The coastal features of America are identified in fine detail, with more than 100 place names identified and dozens of coastal rivers shown. Copperplate with fine original colour, very good condition. Burden 679.

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         Le Bastiment, Erection, et Fondation, des Villes et Citez assises és trois Gaules, Avec le Catalogue d"icelles. Plus un traicté de la propriété des Bains, Fleuves, & Fontaines admirables. Le tout reveu & augmenté par J. le Bon, medecin du Roy.

      Lyon: Benoist Rigaud, de l"Imprimerie de Pierre Chastain dit Dauphin, 1590 - In-16; [13p. dédicace, Au lecteur], 226p., [6f. Tables], [1p. achevé d"imprimer]: Premier livre: Les Antiques érections des Gaules; Les Fondations des villes et citez assises dans la Gaule Belgique; Les Fondations. en la Gaule d"Aquitaine; Second livre: Singularitez des Gaules; Fleuves et fontaines des Gaules; Saints lieux de Gaule où le Seigneur fit miracles; 38 gravures dont 33 villes, les lieux saints, le Rhône (Rosne) et 3 fontaines. Quelques gravures sont répétées pour illustrer des villes différentes. Parmi les villes illustrées se trouve Angers, Marseille, Aix en Provence, Amiens, Cologne, Cambray, Toulouse, Poitiers, Bourges, Bordeaux. Reliure moderne en vélin à recouvrements, dos portant titre, lieu et date manuscrits en rouge et noir. Papier légèrement et uniformément bruni, mais un bel exemplaire. Très rare et charmant ouvrage illustré contenant la description de quatre-vingt-dix villes, 30 fleuves, fontaines et bains, et 20 lieux de miracles. La ville d"Angers aurait été fondée durant le règne du roi Sarron (l"an 344 après le déluge) et son lieu choisi d"après l"observation des lieux de nidification des oiseaux, où le climat était plus doux et l"air plus pur. On trouve également un traité de Le Bon sur les Bains de Bourbonne, ainsi qu"une notice sur l"eau minérale de Saint-Galmier en Forez "une fontaine. de laquelle tous les habitans du lieu boivent. claire comme cristal, picquante sur la langue". Cette belle eau est aujourd"hui appelée "Badoit", de laquelle en 2015, 350 millions de bouteilles en furent produites. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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         Biblia. Dat is, de gantsche H. Schrift, grondelick ende trouwelick verduytschet.Delft, Bruyn Harmansz. Schinckel (colophon: printed by Aelbrecht Heyndricksz.), 1590. 4 parts in 1 volume. 4to (23.5 x 17.5 cm). With a general title-page and three part-titles, each with the same woodcut device in a separate elaborately decorated cartouche, 3 engraved folding maps drawn by Petrus Plancius and executed by Baptista van Doetecum and ca. 20 woodcut illustrations in the text. Contemporary gold panel-stamped and gold-tooled calf over wooden boards, with spectacular finely engraved silver furnishings: 8 corner pieces, 2 clasps, 2 catch plates and 2 anchor plates, the catch and anchor plates with four female virtues; the corner pieces engraved with winged heads that appear to represent the four compass winds; and each clasp with an oval martyrdom scene flanked by birds, all 14 pieces of silverwork with floral and other decoration and with their edges cut to decorative shapes. Each board has the same central rectangular p

      Bibliasacra 1590.B.dut.BHS.c & AHa, b & c; Le Long, p. 748; Poortman, Bijbel en prent I, pp. 112-119, 184-187 & 215; STCN 336510985 & 054873002, 334453534; Typ. Batava 602; cf. Darlow & Moule 3293; for the panel-stamp: H. de la Fontaine Verwey, "Amsterdamse uitgeversbanden van Cornelis Claes en Laurens Jacobsz", in: Uit de wereld van het boek II, pp. 33-48, at pp. 41-43. An unrecorded issue (1 of at least 7) of a rare and important 1590 Bible edition, the corrected "deux aes" Bible, based on the first edition of 1562 (New Testament 1559), which remained the standard Dutch Reformed Bible until the official Dutch States translation, published in 1637. It was translated from Luther's German by Godfried van Wingen (the New Testament by Johannes Dyrkinus), after comparison with several other versions, and includes many notes, some also taken from Luther and some by Augustin Marlorat, as well as Petrus Danthenus's metric psalms with music notes. The Amsterdam bookseller Laurens Jacobsz. initiated the publication of the present corrected text of the "deus aes" Bible and the maps to accompany it, publishing the folio edition with maps himself, but sharing the quarto edition with four other publishers. Although Jacobsz.'s name does not appear in the present issue, he was originally trained as a binder, operated his shop at the sign of the gold-tooled Bible and Fontaine Verwey gives evidence to link him with the panel stamp on the present binding. He may therefore have bound copies (or had them bound) for the other publishers. Bibliasacra, Typ. Batava and the STCN together record only 8 copies of all issues combined, at least half of those lack leaves and some of the copies with all leaves have defective leaves or lack the maps, so that they record at most 2 other complete copies with maps.With a few leaves slightly browned, a water stain in the second half and the first preliminary quire of part 1 (faint outside a few quires), small tears in the maps and a few worm holes or other defects in the paper, mostly in the margins of the last few leaves, but still in good condition. The binding has been skilfully re-backed, probably in the early 19th-century, and is slightly rubbed, with a crack along the edge of the panel-stamp on the front board and a few minor cuts and scrapes, but also still in good condition and only slightly trimmed. A very rare complete copy of an important Dutch Reformed Bible, in an unrecorded issue and in a stunning contemporary gold panel-stamped and gold-tooled binding with engraved silver furnishings.

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         Ausonii Burdigalensis, . Omnia, quae adhuc in veteribus bibliothecis inveniri potuerunt, opera. Ad haec. Symmachi, & Pontii Paulini litterae ad Ausonium scriptae, tum Ciceronis, Sulpiciae, aliorumque quorundam veterum carmina nonnulla, Cuncta ad varia, vetera, novaque exemplaria, hac secunda editione emendata, commentariisque auctioribus illustrata, per Eliam Vinetum, Iosephum Scaligerum . Adiunctum est & Chronicon rerum Burdigalensium, Gabrielis Lurbaei. (Ed. & Comm. E. Vinet & J.J. Scaliger).

      Bordeaux: Simon Millanges 1590 - 3 parts in one volume, 4to., [500] leaves (= 418 + 52 + 30). Main title printed in red and black on early 19th century half calf, marbled paper sides, printer's woodcut device on second title, woodcut arms of Bordeaux on third title, cipher of the Dukes of Devonshire on spine. Four folding plates, some woodcuts and diagrams in the text Some light dust-soiling, a few minor spots. Chatsworth book label. This is the third and most complete Bordeaux edition of Vinet's Ausonius, the fourth-century Latin poet of Bordeaux, who has been called the first medieval Latin poet. This edition opens with a new preface, by the printer Simon Millanges, dated 1590. Vinet first published his great edition of Ausonius in 1575-80, which comprised less than 400 pages; for the present edition two sections were added, each with separate title and collation: Joseph Scaliger's Ausonianarum lectionum libri duo (first published separately in 1574: Cioranesco 20425 ), and Gabriel Lurbe's Chronicon rerum Burdigalensium, first published separately the previous year (see Cioranesco 13841); for the present edition, Lurbe (d. 1613), a Bordeaux historian, has revised his chronicle to bring the history of the city down to 1590. It includes a reference to Montaigne as mayor of Bordeaux. This copy contains all four plates: the Amphitheatre, the Tutelle Palace, the Augustus Altar (backed, clean tear mended not affecting image), and a view of Bordeaux (one or more of these plates are often missing: cf. Adams A-2286). Desgraves, Bibliographie bordelaise, nos. 126-128; Desgraves (Vinet), no. 35; Etienne-Preste-Desgraves, Ausone, humaniste aquitain, no. 97; Adams A-2286 (calling for only 2 plates); Cioranesco 13841 (Lurbe).

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         Biblia. Dat is, de gantsche H. Schrift, grondelick ende trouwelick verduytschet.Delft, Bruyn Harmansz. Schinckel (colophon: printed by Aelbrecht Heyndricksz.), 1590. 4 parts in 1 volume. 4to (23.5 x 17.5 cm). With a general title-page and three part-titles, each with the same woodcut device in a separate elaborately decorated cartouche, 3 engraved folding maps drawn by Petrus Plancius and executed by Baptista van Doetecum and ca. 20 woodcut illustrations in the text. Contemporary gold panel-stamped and gold-tooled calf over wooden boards, with spectacular finely engraved silver furnishings: 8 corner pieces, 2 clasps, 2 catch plates and 2 anchor plates, the catch and anchor plates with four female virtues; the corner pieces engraved with win

      - Bibliasacra 1590.B.dut.BHS.c & AHa, b & c; Le Long, p. 748; Poortman, Bijbel en prent I, pp. 112-119, 184-187 & 215; STCN 336510985 & 054873002, 334453534; Typ. Batava 602; cf. Darlow & Moule 3293; for the panel-stamp: H. de la Fontaine Verwey, "Amsterdamse uitgeversbanden van Cornelis Claes en Laurens Jacobsz", in: Uit de wereld van het boek II, pp. 33-48, at pp. 41-43. An unrecorded issue (1 of at least 7) of a rare and important 1590 Bible edition, the corrected "deux aes" Bible, based on the first edition of 1562 (New Testament 1559), which remained the standard Dutch Reformed Bible until the official Dutch States translation, published in 1637. It was translated from Luther's German by Godfried van Wingen (the New Testament by Johannes Dyrkinus), after comparison with several other versions, and includes many notes, some also taken from Luther and some by Augustin Marlorat, as well as Petrus Danthenus's metric psalms with music notes. The Amsterdam bookseller Laurens Jacobsz. initiated the publication of the present corrected text of the "deus aes" Bible and the maps to accompany it, publishing the folio edition with maps himself, but sharing the quarto edition with four other publishers. Although Jacobsz.'s name does not appear in the present issue, he was originally trained as a binder, operated his shop at the sign of the gold-tooled Bible and Fontaine Verwey gives evidence to link him with the panel stamp on the present binding. He may therefore have bound copies (or had them bound) for the other publishers. Bibliasacra, Typ. Batava and the STCN together record only 8 copies of all issues combined, at least half of those lack leaves and some of the copies with all leaves have defective leaves or lack the maps, so that they record at most 2 other complete copies with maps.With a few leaves slightly browned, a water stain in the second half and the first preliminary quire of part 1 (faint outside a few quires), small tears in the maps and a few worm holes or other defects in the paper, mostly in the margins of the last few leaves, but still in good condition. The binding has been skilfully re-backed, probably in the early 19th-century, and is slightly rubbed, with a crack along the edge of the panel-stamp on the front board and a few minor cuts and scrapes, but also still in good condition and only slightly trimmed. A very rare complete copy of an important Dutch Reformed Bible, in an unrecorded issue and in a stunning contemporary gold panel-stamped and gold-tooled binding with engraved silver furnishings. [Attributes: First Edition]

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         Colding Schlos und Stat

      Artist: Braun/Hogenberg Franz/ Georg ca ; issued in: Cologne; date: ca1590 - - technic: Copper print; - colorit: original colored; - condition: Perfect condition; - size (in cm): 35 x 47,5; - description: decorative bird s eye view of the harbour city Kolding in Denmark. Kolding is a Danish seaport located at the head of Kolding Fjord in the Region of Southern Denmark. It is the seat of Kolding Municipality.; - vita of the artist: Frans Hogenberg (1535 ? 1590) was a Flemish and German painter, engraver, and mapmaker.Hogenberg was born in Mechelen as the son of Nicolaas Hogenberg In 1568 he was banned from Antwerp by the Duke of Alva. He travelled to London, where he stayed a few years before emigrating to Cologne. He is known for portraits and topographical views as well as historical allegories. He also produced scenes of contemporary historical events.George Braun (1541-1622), a cleric of Cologne, was the principal editor of the "Civitates Orbis Terrarum".The first volume of the Civitates Orbis Terrarum was published in Cologne in 1572. The sixth and the final volume appeared in 1617. This great city atlas, edited by Georg Braun and largely engraved by Franz Hogenberg, eventually contained 546 prospects, bird-eye views and map views of cities from all over the world. Braun (1541-1622), a cleric of Cologne, was the principal editor of the work, and was greatly assisted in his project by the close, and continued interest of Abraham Ortelius, whose Theatrum Orbis Terrarum of 1570 was, as a systematic and comprehensive collection of maps of uniform style, the first true atlas.

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         Bohemia

      Artist: Mercator Gehard ca ; issued in: Duisburg; date: ca1590 - - technic: Copper print; - colorit: original colored; - condition: Restoration at centerfold; - size (in cm): 35 x 49; - description: Map shows complete Bohemia ain Czech with the cities Prag, Pilsen, Budweis, Tabor and others.; - vita of the artist: "Gerardus Mercator (1512 - 1594)He was a cartographer, philosopher and mathematician. He is best known for his work in cartography, in particular the world map of 1569 based on a new projection which represented sailing courses of constant bearing as straight lines. He is renowned to the present day as the cartographer who created a world map based on a new projection which represented sailing courses of constant bearing as straight lines. In his own day he was the world's most famous geographer but in addition he had interests in theology, philosophy, history, mathematics and magnetism as well as being an accomplished engraver, calligrapher and maker of globes and scientific instruments. He wrote few books but much of his knowledge is to be found in the copious legends on his wall maps and the prefaces that he composed for his atlas ,the first in which the term "atlas" appears and the sections within it.

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         Rhetiae alpestris descriptio, in qua hodie Tirolis Comitatus. Goritiae, Karstii, Chaczeolae, Carniolae, Histriae, et Windorum Marchae descrip.

      Artist: Ortelius Abraham ca ; issued in: Antwerp; date: ca1590 - - technic: Copper print; - colorit: colored; - condition: Small missing part replaced; - size (in cm): 34 x 49,5; - description: 2 maps on one sheet depicting Tyrol with the city of Wasserburg,S alzburg, Innsbruck, Sterzing, Brixen, Linz, Meran, Trient, Verona and the lago di Garda and a map of Istria and Dalmatia.; - vita of the artist: Abraham Ortelius(1527 ?1598) was a Flemish cartographer and geographer, generally recognized as the creator of the first modern atlas, and the first to imagine that the continents were joint together before drifting to their present position.He began as a map-engraver, in 1547 and entered the Antwerp guild of St Luke as afsetter van Karten. His early career is that of a businessman and most of his journeys before 1560 are for commercial purposes. In 1564 he completed a "mappemonde", eight-leaved map of the world, which afterwards appeared in reduced form in the Theatrum. The only extant copy of this great map is in the library of the University of Basle (cf. Bernoulli, Ein Karteninkunabelnband, Basle, 1905, p. 5). He also published a two-sheet map of Egypt in 1565, a plan of the Brittenburg castle on the coast of the Netherlands in 1568, an eight-sheet map of Asia in 1567, and a six-sheet map of Spain before the appearance of his atlas. Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. In 1573 Ortelius published seventeen supplementary maps under the title Additamentum Theatri Orbis Terrarum. Four more Additamenta were to follow, the last one appearing in 1597. He also had a keen interest and formed a fine collection of coins, medals and antiques, and this resulted in the book.In 1573 Ortelius published seventeen supplementary maps under the title Additamentum Theatri Orbis Terrarum. Four more Additamenta were to follow, the last one appearing in 1597. He also had a keen interest and formed a fine collection of coins, medals and antiques, and this resulted in the book originals of his maps in these days are popular collector's items.

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         Trattato de gli huomini illustri di Bologna diviso in tre parti. (Treatise of the illustrious heroes of Bologna divided into 3 p

      1590 - Trattato de gli huomini illustri di Bologna diviso in tre parti.Treatise for the illustrious Bologna huomini divided into three parts.Written in Italian, vellum binding, general wear, few pages loose but present, hinges cracked, head and foot of spine broken, age toned, few ex-library markings DATE PUBLISHED: 1590 EDITION: 135 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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         Hollandiae antiquorum Catthorum sedis nova descriptio, autore Iacobo a Daventria.

      Anversa 1590 - Incisione in rame, coloritura antica, mm. 352x486. Carta tratta da "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum" il primo atlante moderno, comprendente carte di tutte le zone del mondo; la geniale intuizione di Ortels, latinizzato successivamente 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: prima di allora, infatti, la produzione cartografica era stata irregolare, di produzione esclusivamente locale, ed i pochi atlanti, i cosiddetti "Atlanti Lafreriani", erano costituiti su richiesta della committenza, e raccoglievano perciÚ carte di interesse geografico ristretto, ignorando ogni altra localit? vicina e lontana. Il "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum" Ë il mirabile prodotto di una lunga e laboriosa fatica editoriale durata dal 1570 al 1612. Fascinoso esemplare con i margini completamente annotati anticamente, un foro a destra ed uno alla piega centrale in basso con piccola perdita, qualche pieghetta, leggero sporco superficiale. cartografia.

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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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         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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         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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