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         Portrait, Bust, slightly to left. Oval surrounded by ornament. 1649. C. Galle afer a painting by Anselm v. Hulle (Ans. Hebbelynck (1691-1674).

      Sign. and datiert 1649, 29,2 x 18,8 auf 40,5 x 28 cm. Very early, fine and fresh print of the famous portrait of Otto von Guericke (Gericke) (1602-1686) Physicist and physician at Magdeburg. Portr. Wellcome Inst. Hist. Med., R.Burgess No.1241.1

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         Zee en landt reyse, gedaen naer de Levante, als Italien, Candien, Cypres, Egypten, Rhodes, Archipelago, Turckyen: en wederom door Duytslant. Waer in veele aenmerckens waerdige saken verhaelt worden. Desen tweden druck vermeerdert met de maniere van leven, gods-dienst, ceremonien, wetten, en krijghs-handel der Turcken, en hoe wreet sy met de slaven handelen. Beschreven door een Christen slaaf, die 13 jaar aldaer ghevangen heeft geweest.

      - Amsterdam, Joost Hartgers, 1649.4to. Modern boards. With woodcut vignette on title-page and 6 half-page engravings. 47 lvs.First edition published the same year. - Jan Somer (ca. 1560-1640) a Dutchman from the province of Zeeland claims that he started his voyage in 1590 and returned in the autumn of 1592. There are several inconsistencies in the text, however, which make a large part of his itinery doubtful. It is conceivable that Jan Somer never travelled at all, but is one of the many plagiarists of his time. Somer was widely read, however, and had the reputation of being a famous traveller who wrote excellent accounts of his extensive journeys (Koster, To Hellen's noble land, 13). Including accounts of Alexandria, Cairo, the Red Sea area and Turkey. The treatise on the Turcks is a translation of B. Georgiewitz's De Turcarum moribus epitome, 1544. - A fine copy.Tiele 1014; Cat. NHSM I, p.255-256. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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         Sensus et consensus doctorum de iubileo duplici et suspensione indulgentiarum propositus, declaratus, confirmatus cum actuario multarum nouarum quaestionum & relationum, cumque tribus Bullis iubileis S.D.N. Innocentii 10. OperA & studio P.

      Hieronymi Agricolae, et Michaelis Wagner 1649 - Original hardcover, thin marbled boards. First published in 1649 of which this book states the date. 331 pp plus listing of questions. Title page carries the cachet "Gymnas, Imm.Conc.Soc.S., Paris, Ad Vall, Gir., IHS" (appears to be ex-lib.) and the bottom 1/4" of the page was cut off as it appears to have been done to remove a signature. Binding strong and pages tight. No worn or loose pages. No underlining or handwriting other than a small notations in the corners of both board pastedowns. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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         IHS PROVINCIA MEDIOLANENSIS CUM CONFINIJS

      Lombardia 1649 - La tavola è contenuta in un atlante in cui sono rappresentati gli insediamenti dei frati Cappuccini, intitolata: Corographica Descriptio Provinciarum et Conventuum Fratrum Minorum S. Francisci Capucinorum, stampata a Torino nel 1649.Bibliografia: Colombo-Rondanini-GRSD, tav. alle pp. 44-45 mm 215x314

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         Zee en landt reyse, gedaen naer de Levante, als Italien, Candien, Cypres, Egypten, Rhodes, Archipelago, Turckyen: en wederom door Duytslant. Waer in veele aenmerckens waerdige saken verhaelt worden. Desen tweden druck vermeerdert met de maniere van leven, gods-dienst, ceremonien, wetten, en krijghs-handel der Turcken, en hoe wreet sy met de slaven handelen. Beschreven door een Christen slaaf, die 13 jaar aldaer ghevangen heeft geweest.

      Amsterdam, Joost Hartgers, 1649.4to. Modern boards. With woodcut vignette on title-page and 6 half-page engravings. 47 lvs.First edition published the same year. - Jan Somer (ca. 1560-1640) a Dutchman from the province of Zeeland claims that he started his voyage in 1590 and returned in the autumn of 1592. There are several inconsistencies in the text, however, which make a large part of his itinery doubtful. It is conceivable that Jan Somer never travelled at all, but is one of the many plagiarists of his time. Somer was widely read, however, and had the reputation of being a famous traveller who wrote excellent accounts of his extensive journeys (Koster, To Hellen's noble land, 13). Including accounts of Alexandria, Cairo, the Red Sea area and Turkey. The treatise on the Turcks is a translation of B. Georgiewitz's De Turcarum moribus epitome, 1544. - A fine copy.Tiele 1014; Cat. NHSM I, p.255-256.

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         Premier (-Cinquième) Factum ou Defenses de Messire Philippes de la Mothe-Houdancourt, Duc de Cardonne et Maréchal de France, ci-devant Vice-Roy et Capitaine Général de Catalogne

      Paris, Louis Sevestre (puis François Noel), 1649. - 5 ouvrages en 1 volume in-4. 39pp. (1). + 64pp. + 69pp. (1). + 84pp. + 36pp. Demi veau mod. genr. anc, dos à nerfs. Edition Originale. Le Comte Philippe de la Mothe-Houdancourt (1605-1657) avait pris la tête en 1641 de l'armée française de Catalogne, qui dérouta les forces espagnole en diverses occasions. Il fut nommé duc de Cardona et vice-roi de Catalogne de 1642 à 1644 et, en 1652, il mena la résistance dans Barcelone assiégée par les troupes castillanes. Ce rare recueil réunit les cinq mémoires publiés pour sa réhabilitation, après que diverses calomnies aient été répandues sur son compte dans la ville de Paris et à la Cour. Très bon exemplaire. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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         1649 Old Master Raphael ART BIBLE Vatican Sacrae Illustrated Renaissance

      Romæ, [in æde D. Augustini], 1649. - 1649 Old Master Raphael ART BIBLE Vatican Sacrae Illustrated Renaissance A rare collection of illustrated Bible engravings from the artwork of Raphael da Urbin, and other eminent and prolific artists. Many of the illustrations in this works are mural paintings and Renaissance decorations found in the Vatican. Each full-page engraving is paired with a description, telling the contents of the image. Individual engravings from this work are found be very desirable, many of which are framed and displayed. A rare first edition, published in 1649. Item number: #1958 Price: $950 CHAPERON, Nicolas Sacræ historiæ acta a Raphaele Urbin. in Vaticanis xystis ad picturæ miraculum expressa Nicolaus Chapron Gallus a se delineata et incisa d.d.d Romæ, [in æde D. Augustini], 1649. Details: • Collation: 42 illustrated pages (of 52) • References: Blake, 1339; • Language: Latin • Binding: Vellum; tight & secure • Size: ~11in X 14in (28cm x 35cm) Our Guarantee: Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide. Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation! 1958 Photos available upon request. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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         The Alcoran of Mahomet

      London: [s. n.],, 1649. Translated out of Arabique into French; by the Sieur Du Ryer, Lord of Malezair, and Resident for the King of France, at Alexandria. And newly Englished, for the Satisfaction of all, that desire to look into the Turkish Vanities. Quarto (180 × 137 mm). Contemporary blind-ruled sheep, rebacked and recornered, richly gilt spine, edges sprinkled red, endpapers renewed. Woodcut headpieces and initial figures. Board edges rubbed, restored craquelure to leather around extremities, rear board slightly marked, strictly contemporary underlining and occasional marginalia in brown ink throughout, title page damp-stained, outer corners repaired, occasional pale damping to margins, extending in sigs. H3-7, X3-6, Y3-6 and penultimate blank, small chip to top edge of sig. A2, G5 repaired at foot, small spill-burn to sig. R5 costing a couple of the letters, the sense remaining clear, restorer's ticket to rear pastedown, remains a good copy. First edition of the Qur'an in English, this quarto preceding an octavo edition of the same year; a good, complete copy of this landmark of Arabic studies in England, notably retaining the "needfull caveat or admonition for them who desire to know what use may be made of, or if there be danger in reading the Alcoran" bound in at the rear and signed Alexander Ross (c.1590–1654), who was chaplain to King Charles I and is usually assumed to have been responsible for the translation as a whole, which was based on the first edition in French, published in 1647. The work was intended for royal dedication but was not ready by the time of Charles's execution in January 1649; on 19 March parliament issued a warrant to seize all copies of the book and Ross was summoned before a parliamentary committee, though the translation was eventually published several weeks later, with a prefatory address entitled "The Translator to the Christian Reader" together with Ross's caveat; the main text also includes a 13-page "Life of Mahomet". Ross's caveat, which compares Islam to other historical heresies from the Old Testament and classical antiquity, demonstrates an "interest in comparative religion [which] reflects a new, albeit highly sceptical engagement with Islamic doctrine" (Birchwood, Staging Islam in England: Drama and Culture, 1640–1685, p. 67). Although the English translation was made directly from the French without reference to Arabic, it proved highly influential in continental Europe, and was the basis for further versions in Dutch, German, and Russian (Leaman, ed., The Qur'an: An Encyclopaedia, p. 667); this copy is much enlivened by a late-17th or early-18th sketch of a figure labelled "Mahomet" to the terminal blank in red pencil.

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         The Alcoran of Mahomet. Translated out of Arabique into French; by the Sieur Du Ryer, Lord of Malezair, and Resident for the King of France, at Alexandria. And newly Englished, for the Satisfaction of all, that desire to look into the Turkish Vanities.

      London: [s. n.], 1649 - Quarto (180 × 137 mm). Contemporary blind-ruled sheep, rebacked and recornered, richly gilt spine, edges sprinkled red, endpapers renewed. Board edges rubbed, restored craquelure to leather around extremities, rear board slightly marked, strictly contemporary underlining and occasional marginalia in brown ink throughout, title page damp-stained, outer corners repaired, occasional pale damping to margins, extending in sigs. H3-7, X3-6, Y3-6 and penultimate blank, small chip to top edge of sig. A2, G5 repaired at foot, small spill-burn to sig. R5 costing a couple of the letters, the sense remaining clear, restorer's ticket to rear pastedown, remains a good copy. Woodcut headpieces and initial figures. First edition of the Qur'an in English, this quarto preceding an octavo edition of the same year; a good, complete copy of this landmark of Arabic studies in England, notably retaining the "needfull caveat or admonition for them who desire to know what use may be made of, or if there be danger in reading the Alcoran" bound in at the rear and signed Alexander Ross (c.1590–1654), who was chaplain to King Charles I and is usually assumed to have been responsible for the translation as a whole, which was based on the first edition in French, published in 1647. The work was intended for royal dedication but was not ready by the time of Charles's execution in January 1649; on 19 March parliament issued a warrant to seize all copies of the book and Ross was summoned before a parliamentary committee, though the translation was eventually published several weeks later, with a prefatory address entitled "The Translator to the Christian Reader" together with Ross's caveat; the main text also includes a 13-page "Life of Mahomet". Ross's caveat, which compares Islam to other historical heresies from the Old Testament and classical antiquity, demonstrates an "interest in comparative religion [which] reflects a new, albeit highly sceptical engagement with Islamic doctrine" (Birchwood, Staging Islam in England: Drama and Culture, 1640–1685, p. 67). Although the English translation was made directly from the French without reference to Arabic, it proved highly influential in continental Europe, and was the basis for further versions in Dutch, German, and Russian (Leaman, ed., The Qur'an: An Encyclopaedia, p. 667); this copy is much enlivened by a late-17th or early-18th sketch of a figure labelled "Mahomet" to the terminal blank in red pencil. Wing K747. [Attributes: First Edition]

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         The Transactions of the High Court of Chancery, Both by Practice and President, With the Fees thereunto belonging, And all special Orders in Extraordinary Cases, which are to be found in the Registers Office as they are quoated by Tearms, Yeares, and Book

      London. Printed by T.W. for R. Best. 1649.. F. Hardcover. Book 24mo, 14x 8cm, the first edition, v,192,61p., trimmed, early full calf boards rebacked, raised gilt ruled bands, leather label, gilt titles, private library stamp and bookplates on the front endpapers, pages 75 to circa 122 wormed upper gutter text margin, very good to fine,(cgc). Wing T1952. .

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         Antique Map-LEOVERDIA-LEEUWARDEN-FRIESLAND-THE NETHERLANDS-Blaeu-1649

      - Plate : 'Leoverdia.' (Leeuwarden). Bird's-eye view plan of Leeuwarden in The Netherlands, with key to locations and coats of arms. Copperplate engraving on verge type hand laid paper with watermark. Original middle fold. Description: This plan originates from the famous city Atlas: 'Toneel der Steeden' published by Joan Blaeu 1649.Artists and Engravers: Joan Blaeu (23 September 1596 - 28 May 1673) was a Dutch cartographer. He was born in Alkmaar, the son of cartographer Willem Blaeu. In 1620 he became a doctor of law but he joined the work of his father. In 1635 they published the Atlas Novus (full title: Theatrum orbis terrarum, sive, Atlas novus) in two volumes. Joan and his brother Cornelius took over the studio after their father died in 1638. Joan became the official cartographer of the Dutch East India Company. Around 1649 Joan Blaeu published a collection of Dutch city maps named Tooneel der Steeden (Views of Cities). In 1651 he was voted into the Amsterdam council. In 1654 Joan published the first atlas of Scotland, devised by Timothy Pont. In 1662 he reissued the atlas with 11 volumes, and one for oceans. It was also known as Atlas Maior. A cosmology was planned as their next project, but a fire destroyed the studio completely in 1672. Joan Blaeu died in Amsterdam the following year. Condition: Excellent given age. General age-related toning. Please study scan carefully. Storage location: DP-P2-22 The overall size is ca. 24.4 x 19.7 inch. The image size is ca. 20.1 x 15.7 inch. The overall size is ca. 62 x 50 cm. The image size is ca. 51 x 40 cm.

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         Gesamtansicht von Schenkenschanz, Griethausen, Tollhuys, Haus Halt oder Byland in der Düffel u. Schanze Christina o. Neu-Schenkenschanz.

      - Kupferstich b. Blaeu in Amsterdam, 1649, 43 x 52,5 Angerhausen, Der Niederrhein, Schenkenschanz D 25.

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         Antique Print-ALKMAAR-NETHERLANDS-TOWN PLAN-Blaeu-1649

      - Antique print, titled: 'Alckmaria.' - Bird's-eye view plan of Alkmaar in The Netherlands. With key to locations and coats of arms. Text in Latin on verso. Copperplate engraving with hand colouring on hand laid paper. Description: This plan originates from the famous city Atlas: 'Toneel der Steeden' published by Joan Blaeu 1649.Artists and Engravers: Made by 'Joan Blaeu' after an anonymous artist. Publisher: Joan Blaeu. Joan Blaeu (23 September 1596 - 28 May 1673) was a Dutch cartographer. He was born in Alkmaar, the son of cartographer Willem Blaeu. In 1620 he became a doctor of law but he joined the work of his father. In 1635 they published the Atlas Novus (full title: Theatrum orbis terrarum, sive, Atlas novus) in two volumes. Joan and his brother Cornelius took over the studio after their father died in 1638. Joan became the official cartographer of the Dutch East India Company. Around 1649 Joan Blaeu published a collection of Dutch city maps named Tooneel der Steeden (Views of Cities). In 1651 he was voted into the Amsterdam council. In 1654 Joan published the first atlas of Scotland, devised by Timothy Pont. In 1662 he reissued the atlas with 11 volumes, and one for oceans. It was also known as Atlas Maior. A cosmology was planned as their next project, but a fire destroyed the studio completely in 1672. Joan Blaeu died in Amsterdam the following year. Condition: Good, given age. Some small spots, mainly in the margins. Middle fold as issued. Edges browned with a few very small tears. Old restorations in the top and lower edge of the middle fold (paper separation backed with contemporary paper). Overall good. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully. Storage location: BG-B5-37 The overall size is ca. 23.8 x 19.3 inch. The image size is ca. 19.9 x 16.1 inch. The overall size is ca. 60.4 x 49 cm. The image size is ca. 50.5 x 40.8 cm.

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         Des Sibylles Celebrees Tant par l'Antiquite' Payenne Que Par Les Saincts Peres, Discours Traittant des Noms & du Nombre des Sibylles, de Leurs Conditions, de la forme & matiere de leurs vers, des Liures qui portent jusqu'aujourd'huy leurs noms, & de la consequence des suppositions que ces Liures contiennent, principalment touchant l’estat des hommes bons & mauuais abres la mort. Par Dauid Blondel (1649)

      Paris: Veuve L. Perier & N. Perier. 1649 - Paris: Veuve L. Perier & N. Perier. 1649 First Edition, French text in contemporary leather binding. 515pp with damp stains marks and minor wear consistent with a book which of this age. Wear and damage to the French binding particularly to the spine, head and base.       Condition Report Externally Spine – fair condition – five raised bands, gilt titles, worn and damage with loss. Joints – fair to good condition – holding well. Corners – good condition – worn and rubbed. Boards – very good condition – nice patina. Page edges – good condition. See above and photos. Internally Hinges – good condition – solid. Paste downs – good condition – marked with bookplate. End papers – good condition – marked. Title – good condition. Pages – good condition – worn, foxed and marked. Binding – good condition. See photos  Publisher: see above. Publication Date: 1649 Binding: Hardback [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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         Antique Print-HARDERWIJK-NETHERLANDS-TOWN PLAN-Blaeu-1649

      - Antique print, titled: 'Harderwiick.' - Bird's-eye view plan of Harderwijk in The Netherlands. With key to locations and coats of arms. Text in Latin on verso. Copperplate engraving with hand colouring on hand laid paper. Made by 'Joan Blaeu' after an anonymous artist. Publisher: Joan Blaeu. Joan Blaeu (23 September 1596 - 28 May 1673) was a Dutch cartographer. He was born in Alkmaar, the son of cartographer Willem Blaeu. In 1620 he became a doctor of law but he joined the work of his father. In 1635 they published the Atlas Novus (full title: Theatrum orbis terrarum, sive, Atlas novus) in two volumes. Joan and his brother Cornelius took over the studio after their father died in 1638. Joan became the official cartographer of the Dutch East India Company. Around 1649 Joan Blaeu published a collection of Dutch city maps named Tooneel der Steeden (Views of Cities). In 1651 he was voted into the Amsterdam council. In 1654 Joan published the first atlas of Scotland, devised by Timothy Pont. In 1662 he reissued the atlas with 11 volumes, and one for oceans. It was also known as Atlas Maior. A cosmology was planned as their next project, but a fire destroyed the studio completely in 1672. Joan Blaeu died in Amsterdam the following year. Condition: Good, given age. Some spots, mainly in the margins. Middle fold as issued. Paper browned at places, mainly visible in the margins. Overall good. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully. The overall size is ca. 24.4 x 21 inch. The image size is ca. 19.6 x 14.8 inch. The overall size is ca. 62 x 53.4 cm. The image size is ca. 49.8 x 37.7 cm.

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         EIKON BASILIKE / THE / PORVTRAICTVRE / OF / HIS SACRED MAIESTIE / IN / HIS SOLITUDES / AND / SUFFERINGS. Together with his MAIESTIES Praiers / delivered to Doctor Juxton immediately / before His Death. / Also His Majesties REASONS, Against the pre- / tended Jurisdiction of the high Court of / Justice, which he intended to deliver / in Writing on Monday, January 22 1648.

      Very Good. [No publisher. No place.] M.DC. XLIX [1649] Madan 62; Almack 48; Wing E311. 8vo, 17 cm, the EIKON is 247 pages, the verso of p. 247 is blank. This copy begins with a double-page frontispiece of the king in prayer, signed in the plate Guil.Marshall delin. (center) and Ro. Vaughn Scupl in the lower right-hand corner, under the kings foot a map with Mundi Calco, and behind him the weighted palm tree. The initial blank with the explanation in Latin and English of the emblematic frontispiece is lacking. The title page is in red and black: EIKON BASILIKE is given in red with Greek letters. PORVTRACTVRE, MAISTIE, Maisties, and M.DC.XLIX are all printed in red, the rest of the letters are black. There are three red printers marks in each of the four corners of the title page. The collation is as follows: [frontispiece; A1-2, B1-8 through I1-8; K1-8 through Q1-8 (verso of P2 has the portrait of the Prince of Wales: Natus May 29 An° 1630 AEtatus suae 19/Þ/), R1-4; verso of R4 is blank, recto of R5 is blank, verso of R5 has the portrait of Charles as Fidei Defensor; bound in here is THE /PAPERS /Which passed at / NEW-CASTLE / BETWIXT / His Sacred MAJESTIE / AND ? Mr. ALEX. HENDERSON: Concerning the Change of / CHURCH-GOVERNMENT. / Anno Dom. 1646. Printed for R. Royston, at the Angel in Ivie-lane, London: M.DC.XL.IX. (A1-8 through D1-8, D8 is blank); the original collation concludes with S1-6 and T1-2.Other points of identification of this printing:1. Chapter 19 is numbered in error as 16;2. Chapter 28 is numbered in the contents but not in the text;3. The number of prayers is 4;4. P. 212 is occupied by a portrait of Charles II, and to his right is a crown of thorns;5. Leaves T1 and T2 are unpaginated.According to Madan, this small issue of the EIKON was circulated in advance and printed by Francis Leach. The title page is dated 1649, but Madan tells us this edition of the EIKON was an integral part of the 1651 edition of the Works. As the first issue with the frontispiece 11, Madan also says, This issue is very rare. I only know of three copies, including that described by Almack.Bound in contemporary brown morocco with Madans binding stamp 15: the Death Mask surmounted with the Royal Cypher CR which is under the Kings Crown, all stamped in gold, in the center of the front and back covers. Elaborate gold thistles occupy each of the four corners of each cover. The spine is marked out in blind in with ten empty panels. The borders of the covers are mitred with a simple double-line border all around, and the edges of the covers are decorated with a simple embossed pattern. Page edges are gilded all around. The front cover is slightly sprung. There is wear to the foot of the front hinge. Three of the corners have been knocked. Replacement end papers have been put in, probably in the nineteenth century, with prior booksellers pencil notations on the front and back flyleaves. Of more interest are the two old ink annotations on the verso of the frontispiece: No. 43 and, below, D.F. over N.9. The apparent resheathing is not cause for concern, as the original binding for this edition was preserved, and Almack describes a copy bound with the Royal Arms with similar manuscript annotations. Maden says that this binding stamp was probably made in 1650. Overall, an astonishing copy of a very rare edition: bright and crisp, free of foxing, and in a contemporary binding.

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         EIKON BASILIKE / THE / PORVTRAICTVRE / OF / HIS SACRED MAIESTIE / IN / HIS SOLITUDES / AND / SUFFERINGS. Together with his MAIESTIES Praiers / delivered to Doctor Juxton immediately / before His Death. / Also His Majesties REASONS, Against the pre- / tended Jurisdiction of the high Court of / Justice, which he intended to deliver / in Writing on Monday, January 22 1648.

      Very Good. [No publisher. No place.] M.DC. XLIX [1649] Madan 62; Almack 48; Wing E311. 8vo, 17 cm, the EIKON is 247 pages, the verso of p. 247 is blank. This copy begins with a double-page frontispiece of the king in prayer, signed in the plate Guil.Marshall delin. (center) and Ro. Vaughn Scupl in the lower right-hand corner, under the kings foot a map with Mundi Calco, and behind him the weighted palm tree. The initial blank with the explanation in Latin and English of the emblematic frontispiece is lacking. The title page is in red and black: EIKON BASILIKE is given in red with Greek letters. PORVTRACTVRE, MAISTIE, Maisties, and M.DC.XLIX are all printed in red, the rest of the letters are black. There are three red printers marks in each of the four corners of the title page. The collation is as follows: [frontispiece; A1-2, B1-8 through I1-8; K1-8 through Q1-8 (verso of P2 has the portrait of the Prince of Wales: Natus May 29 An° 1630 AEtatus suae 19/Þ/), R1-4; verso of R4 is blank, recto of R5 is blank, verso of R5 has the portrait of Charles as Fidei Defensor; bound in here is THE /PAPERS /Which passed at / NEW-CASTLE / BETWIXT / His Sacred MAJESTIE / AND ? Mr. ALEX. HENDERSON: Concerning the Change of / CHURCH-GOVERNMENT. / Anno Dom. 1646. Printed for R. Royston, at the Angel in Ivie-lane, London: M.DC.XL.IX. (A1-8 through D1-8, D8 is blank); the original collation concludes with S1-6 and T1-2.Other points of identification of this printing:1. Chapter 19 is numbered in error as 16;2. Chapter 28 is numbered in the contents but not in the text;3. The number of prayers is 4;4. P. 212 is occupied by a portrait of Charles II, and to his right is a crown of thorns;5. Leaves T1 and T2 are unpaginated.According to Madan, this small issue of the EIKON was circulated in advance and printed by Francis Leach. The title page is dated 1649, but Madan tells us this edition of the EIKON was an integral part of the 1651 edition of the Works. As the first issue with the frontispiece 11, Madan also says, This issue is very rare. I only know of three copies, including that described by Almack.Bound in contemporary brown morocco with Madans binding stamp 15: the Death Mask surmounted with the Royal Cypher CR which is under the Kings Crown, all stamped in gold, in the center of the front and back covers. Elaborate gold thistles occupy each of the four corners of each cover. The spine is marked out in blind in with ten empty panels. The borders of the covers are mitred with a simple double-line border all around, and the edges of the covers are decorated with a simple embossed pattern. Page edges are gilded all around. The front cover is slightly sprung. There is wear to the foot of the front hinge. Three of the corners have been knocked. Replacement end papers have been put in, probably in the nineteenth century, with prior booksellers pencil notations on the front and back flyleaves. Of more interest are the two old ink annotations on the verso of the frontispiece: No. 43 and, below, D.F. over N.9. The apparent resheathing is not cause for concern, as the original binding for this edition was preserved, and Almack describes a copy bound with the Royal Arms with similar manuscript annotations. Maden says that this binding stamp was probably made in 1650. Overall, an astonishing copy of a very rare edition: bright and crisp, free of foxing, and in a contemporary binding.

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         Verdadera relación de la coronación del Sereníssmo. Juan Casimiro, Príncipe de Polonia, por muerte del poderosíssimo Rey Vladislao Quarto. Sacada fielmente de la carta que ha venido al Excelentíssimo señor Embaxador de aquel Reyno. Aquí se declara las fiestas que se hizieron, ceremonias con que le coronaron, Príncipes que le asistieron, y Reynos que obedecen aquella sacra Corona. Reducido a verso por orden de su Excelencia por

      - Madrid, Julián de Paredes, 1649, 29 x 20 cm., dos hojas en verso a dos columnas. (Únicamente hemos localizado un ejemplar de este rarísimo pliego poético, el existente en la Biblioteca Universitaria y Santa Cruz de Valladolid).

      [Bookseller: Librería Anticuaria Antonio Mateos]
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         Gesamtansicht aus der Vogelschau,, "Veldkirch".

      - Kupferstich v. M. Merian aus Topographia Provinciarum Austriacarum, 1649, 21 x 31,5 Nebehay-Wagner 408/53. Dekorative Darstellung aus der halben Vogelschau, mit Legende 1-30 oben rechts; breitrandig und gut erhalten.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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         Le Parlement de Bourgogne, Son Origine, Son Etablissement et Son Progrès. Avec les Noms, les Sur-noms, Qualités, Armes & Blasons des Présidents, Chevaliers, Conseillés, Advocats & Procureurs Généraux & Greffiers qui y ont Esté Iusque à Présent.

      Dijon: Chez ledit Palliot 1649 - Dijon: Palliot, 1649. Folio, full calf in contemporary (presumed) Royal binding, titles in gilt to a red label on the spine Half title, frontispiece, red and black title page with engraving, [viii - Dedications, Contents, Table of the Parliamentary Officers and Dedication to the King of France], 378 pp., [6 – Table]. Very important illustration engraved on copper: allegorical frontispiece, more than 400 heraldic compositions in the text of which several are repeated. Original edition of this collection written by Pierre Palliot, bookseller and printer of the King, on the registers of the parliament and the chamber of account of Dijon. Assumed Royal Crest in gilt to the front and rear board.   Condition Report Externally Spine – fair condition – worn and marked with loss at the top and base of the spine, gilt titles to red leather label. Joints – fair condition – heavily worn and cracked to the base. Corners – fair condition – bumped and worn. Boards – fair condition – worn – gilt crest, unevenly faded. Page edges – good condition. See above and photos. Internally Hinges – good condition – solid. Front paste down – good condition – for the age of the book, marked. Front free end paper – good condition – marked. Title – good condition. Pages – good condition – wormed for the first 169 pages. Binding – good condition. See photos Publisher: see above. Publication Date: 1649 Binding: Hardback [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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         Poesies du Sieur de Malleville

      Edition originale posthume. Marque de l'éditeur en page de titre.binding en plein velin souple d'époque. spine lisse muet avec trace d'une écriture à la plume. Trace de mouillure pâle sur la table et le feuillet de privilège, en bas de page, en marge. Le premier feuillet de garde s'est décollé du contreplat. Bon exemplaire. Chez Augustin Courbe à Paris 1649 in-4 (17x23cm) (6) 370pp. (11) relié

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         Chronica dell origine e progressi del la casa Ottomana. Composta da Saidino Turco eccellentissimo historico in Lingua Turca. [Parte prima:] Nella quale si contiene la vita li costumi e le guerre de' primi cinque re Ottomani, cioe d'Osmano, d'Orhano, d'Amurate, di Baiasete, (oltre la vita, e le guerred' Isa Celebi, d'Emir Suleimano, e di Musa Celebi; i quali non s'annoverano fra li veri, e legitimi Re e di Muhamete. Tradotta da Vincenzo Bratutti Raguseo Interprete della Sacra Casarea Maesta di Ferdinando Terzo dall' idioma Turco nell' Italiano con la medecima frase, stite, e tessitura dell' Autore, con somma diligenza, e fedelta.

      Appresso Matteo Riccio, Stampatore Academico, Vienna (Wien) 1649 - In contemporary cloth bdg. Roy. 8vo. (23 x 17 cm). In Italian. [8], 361,[9] p., 1 b/w portrait frontispiece. First Italian translation of 'Tacü't-tevarih' -Tadj ut-tewarikh, "Crown of histories"- by Sadeddin Effendy. He was an Ottoman scholar, official, and historian, a teacher of Ottoman sultan Murad III (when Murad was prince). When Murad became Sultan, Sadeddin became his advisor. Later he fell out of favor, but was appointed Sheikh ul-islam, a superior authority in the issues of Islam. This Ottoman chronicle is history the Ottoman Empire in prose and verse. This is the first Italian Edition which was translated by Raguseo in 17th century. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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         Befestigungsplan von Stadt und Zitadelle ('Ivliaci Obsidio A°. MDCXI.').

      - altkolorierter Kupferstich b. Blaeu in Amsterdam, 1649, 42 x 52 Neumann, Stadt u. Festung Jülich auf bildlichen Darstellungen 36. - Zeigt kl. Vogelschauansichten von Koslar, Barmen, Bourheim, Kirchberg, Stetternich, Broich und Mersch.

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         Vogelschauansicht von Jülich und den Orten Koslar, Barmen, Bornheim, Kirchberg, Stetternich, Broich und Mersch.

      - Kupferstich v. Johan Blaeuw aus Theatrum urbium Belgicae Regiae, 1649, 42 x 52 cm Fauser 6272, Neumann 138 ** Photos auf Wunsch im JPG-Format erhältlich.**

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        THESES SABBATICAE. OR, THE DOCTRINE OF THE SABBATH.

      London: Printed by T.R. and E.M. for John Rothwell, 1649. - [20],151,[1],32,[4],36,29-50pp. Early 20th-century three-quarter morocco and cloth, spine gilt. Extremities slightly rubbed, old unobtrusive library ink stamp on front pastedown. Some light toning and minor soiling, trimmed a bit close at bottom edge on a few leaves. Very good. First edition of this famous work by notable Puritan minister Thomas Shepard (1605-1649), one of the leading religious figures in the first generation of New England settlement. Also active in New England's public life, Shepard assisted John Eliot with his mission among the Indians of New England, and testified against Anne Hutchinson at the trial resulting in her banishment. This is Shepard's eighth published work, which came out the year that he died. ESTC R232939. WING S3144, S3147. CHURCH 495. SABIN 80255.

      [Bookseller: William Reese Company - Americana]
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