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        Pontificale Romanum Clementis VIII. primum; Nunc denuo Urbani VIII. Auctoritate recognitum. Ac demum ad Plurium usum, in commodiorem formam redactum.

      Coloniae Agrippinae [Köln], Egmond und Paris, Martinus. 1682 - 16 x 10 cm. [10] Bl., 544 S., [2] Bl., [2] weiße Bl. Durchgehend und Rot und Schwarz gedruckt. Zeitgenössisches Ganzleder mit Rückentitel, Rückenvergoldung, Stehkantenvergoldung und Goldprägung auf beiden Deckeln. Dreiseitiger Goldschnitt. Einband etwas verzogen, Ecken bestossen. Vorderes Aussengelenk oben mit Einriß (ca. 3 cm). Zu Beginn schwach wasserrandig. VD17 12:119961X. Vortitel mit handschriftlichem Besitzvermerk "Stoltz. Past. Decanus // Claravallis". Bei diesem Vorbesitzer handelt es sich wohl um Johann Baptist Stoltz, der von 1830-42 Pfarrer und Dechant in Clerf / Clervaux (Luxemburg) war. Gut erhaltenes Liturgicum für Bischöfe.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Peter Fritzen]
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        Scncti Caecilii Cypriani Opera Recognita & Illustrata per Joannem Oxoniensem Episcopum. Accedunt Annales Cyprianici, sive Tredecim Annorum, quibus S. Cyprianus inter Christianos versatus est, brevis historia Chronologice delineata per Joannem Cestriensem

      Oxford, Sheldon, 1682 - gest. Frontisp., 4 Bl., 18 S., 26 Bl., 72, 244, 240, 40, 110, 72, 118, 37 S. Dibdin I, 213: Gesamtausgabe der Werke des Hl. Cyprian (um 200 bis 210 - 258), Kirchenvater, Märtyrer u. Bischof v. Karthago, kommentiert v. J. Fell, Erzbischof v. Oxford "An excellent and splendid edition: with the Annals of St. Cyprian, by Pearson: reprinted in Oxford and Amsterdam, in 1700". Enthält auch Arnoldi Carnotensis, abbatis Bonæ-Vallis opera. Mit den Dissertationes Cyprianicæ von Henry Dodwell und den Zusätzen zu den Dissertationes. Der Frontisp.-Kupferstich zeigt die Enthauptung des Heiligen, gestochen von Burghers nach Sonmans, Titel großer gestochener Vignette. Graesse II, 316. - Einband stärker berieben, innen sauber und gut erhalten lo Gewicht in Gramm: 2550 Halbleder der Zeit auf 6 Bünden, vergold. Rücketitel, Rückenvergoldung [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Werner Steinbeiß]
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        The Seaman’s Tutor: Explaining Geometry, Cosmography, and Trigonometry.

      London: Printed for Obadiah Blagrave, at the Bear in St. Paul’s Church Yard, 1682. - Complete title: The Seaman’s Tutor: Explaining Geometry, Cosmography, and Trigonometry. Compiled for Use of the Mathematical School in Christ's Hospital-London, His Majesty Charles II, his Royal Foundation. By Mr. P. Perkins, late Master of the Mathematical School. 12mo (131 x 80 mm.): engraved frontispiece portrait of Perkins, engraved plate depicting a pupil of the Hospital School, 260 pages, [2] pages of publisher’s advertisements, one full-page woodcut diagram (between pp. 70 and 71), four wood-cut charts (partially folded, between pp. 118 and 119), and one woodcut compass volvelle (on p. 229); followed by [180] pages of "Brigg’s Logarithms" tables and [1] leaf of publisher’s advertisements; and [88] pages of "Traverse tables" etc. (approximately 10 leaves shaved touching letters). Bound in early 20th century half-morocco over blue cloth, title in gilt on spine. PROVENANCE: typographic book label of Robert Jeffreys, Esq. of Acton, dated 1711, pasted on verso of title, identified as Robert Jeffreys (d. 1714) of Acton Park, near Wrexham, Wales. Most recently from the library of the Barons Harlech and the Ormsby Gore family of Glyn Cywarch, Wales. VERY RARE AND COMPLETE FIRST EDITION COPY OF NAVIGATION TEXTBOOK BY AN EARLY PROFESSOR OF MATHEMATICS AT THE ROYAL MATHEMATICAL SCHOOL. No copy traced in auction records since an incomplete copy sold in 1965. King Charles II, with the support of Jonas Moore, Christopher Wren, Samuel Pepys and Isaac Newton, founded the Royal Mathematical School (RMS) at Christ’s Hospital in 1673 as a specialist mathematics and navigation training program for future officers of the Royal Navy and the merchant marine (Cotter, p. 243). Peter Perkins, appointed master and professor of mathematics in 1678, assisted Moore in teaching courses on algebra, Euclidean geometry, and navigation (Trollope, p. 79). Perkins was regarded as an experienced and capable teacher of practical mathematics, especially surveying, and his appointment was strongly supported by Jonas Moore himself as well as some of the leading mathematicians and scientists of the day, including John Flamsteed, Edmond Halley and Robert Hooke (Ellerton & Clements, p. 71). Unfortunately, Perkins died just two years after his appointment and before the final publication of his Seaman’s Tutor. He was succeeded at the RMS by Dr. Robert Wood (1622-1685) in June 1680. Perkins is credited for having prepared several chapters of Jonas Moore’s work on navigational mathematics, A New Systeme of the Mathematicks, which like the Seaman’s Tutor appeared in 1681. According to Ellerton and Clements, surviving account books from Christ’s Hospital show no evidence that the RMS ever acquired copies of Moore’s famous work or used it as part of its curriculum, at least not between 1682 and 1695. The school, however, did purchased copies of The Seaman’s Tutor for use by its instructors and students (Ellerton & Clements, p. 68). Perkins also performed early observations on the earth’s magnetism, concluding that there were four rather than two meridians with zero declination on the globe (i.e., a four-pole system). Very similar proposals were published by Edmund Halley in 1683 and 1692, leading to accusations by John Flamsteed that Halley had plagiarized Perkins’ scheme (cf. Courtillot & Le Mouël). REFERENCES: ESTC R5526; Wing P1559; Charles H. Cotter, "A brief historical survey of British navigation manuals," The Journal of Navigation 36.2 (May 1983): pp. 237-249; Vincent Courtillot and Jean-Louis Le Mouël, "The study of Earth’s magnetism (1269-1950)," Review of Geophysics 45.3 (Sept. 2007); Nerida F. Ellerton and M.A. Clements, Samuel Pepys, Isaac Newton, James Hodgson, and the Beginnings of Secondary School Mathematics: A History of the Royal Mathematical School within Christ’s Hospital, London, 1673-1868 (Springer, 2017): pp. 68-71; William Trollope, A History of the Royal Foundation of Christ’s Hospital (London, 1834). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Die lufftige Noctiluca, oder etliche neue Phoenomena, sampt einer Anleitung allerhand Phosphoros und selbst-scheinende Wesen zu zubereiten ... nunmehro den curiösen Liebhabern zu Gefallen in Hochteutsch übersetzet durch J. L. M. C.

      Hamburg: auff Gottfried Schultzens Kosten, 1682. leather_bound. Gut. Kl.-8vo. Lederband des 20. Jahrhunderts mit Rückenvergoldung, 1 Bl., 88 S. Erste deutsche Ausgabe. Brüning 2507. Fulton, 143. - Im Anhang die erste Veröffentlichung eines Laborverfahrens zur Herstellung von elementarem (weißem) Phosphor, der bei Kontakt mit Sauerstoff im Dunkeln leuchtet. Phosphor wurde um 1669 von Hennig Brand in Hamburg zum ersten Mal aus Urin gewonnen. Seine Methode hielt er zunächst geheim. Proben des neuen "Leuchtstoffs" verkaufte er an J. D. Krafft, der die Wundersubstanz 1677 u. a. am englischen Hof präsentierte. Dort war auch Boyle anwesend, der in den folgenden Jahren versuchte, die leuchtende Materie selbst herzustellen. 1680 war er erfolgreich und publizierte seine Ergebnisse in der englischen Erstausgabe "The Aerial Noctiluca...". Übersetzt wurde sie von Johann Lange, der seine Initialen im Titel durch den Zusatz M. C. (Medicinae Candidatum) ergänzte. - Neu gebundenes Exemplar, die Deckel mit blindgeprägtem Zierrahmen. Innen gut erhalten, teilweise mit ganz blassem Wasserrand, nur vereinzelt leicht fleckig. Durchgehend zwei winzige Wurmlöcher bzw. ein dünner kleiner Wurmgang (max. 1 cm) im oberen Rand, stellenweise bis in den Satzspiegel. Titelblatt mit kleinen Randläsuren und einem ganz blassen roten Namensstempel am oberen Rand.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Dr. Wolfgang Wanzke]
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        Centum fabulae ex antiquis scriptoribus delectae.Brussels, Franciscus Foppens, 1682. 12mo. With an engraved scene on the title-page with a hunchback and four animals and 100 woodcuts in text by Arnold Nicolai and Gerard Janssen van Kampen. Contemporary calf, rebacked.

      - Landwehr, Emblem and fable books F100; Rahir 3302; The fox and the grapes, checklist Aesopic fables Pierpont Morgan library 1682; cf. Voet, Plantin Press 1162. A choice selection of one hundred fables from Aesop and other sources, rendered into Latin verse by the Italian poet Gabriello Faerno (1520-1561) and here illustrated with 100 woodcuts originally made for Plantin's editions. Faerno's classic reworking of Aesop first appeared posthumously in 1563, the progenitor of one of the most important branches in the history of the Aesop texts, including many versions still in use today. Plantin had the present woodcut illustrations made for his 1566 edition (the first to be published in the Low Countries, but not known to survive) and used them for his later editions as well. They follow the etchings in the first edition (Rome, 1563), which were conceived by the Italian painter and architect Pirro Ligorio (ca. 1500-1583). Pieter van den Borcht prepared the drawings for the Plantin's woodblock cutters Arnold Nicolai and Gerard Janssen van Kampen.Browned along the margins and with some minor foxing and water stains. Binding slightly worn along the extremities, rebacked. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        The Compleat Troller, or, The Art Of Trolling. With A Description of all the Utensils, Instruments, Tackling and Materials requisite thereto: With Rules and Directions how to use them. As Also A Brief Account of most of the Principle Rivers In England. By

      London. Printed by T. James for Tho. Helder. 1682.. Hardcover. 12mo, (in 6's)., 13.6x 8.5cm, The First Edition, [xi],78,[ii]p., 2 text engravings (hooks), trimmed touching the text, (header and collation letters), in several places, rebound in full mottled brown calf, raised bands, gilt titles, blind ruled half panels on the boards, fine condition. (spg) Nobbes was "the earliest. that discoursed at large, and in substantial shape, on it." W&S. This is the true first edition with hook on p.37 pointing outwards and a broken 'E' in the fifth word on the title, not the facsimile of c.1790 often mistaken for a first. Gee. p97. "This work was reprinted in facsimile about 1790, and afterwards was reprinted several times". Heckscher 1445; Sage pp147-148; "Nobbes is commonly called The father of trollers' but from this honourific title, we are by no means to infer that he was the earliest writer on that branch of the sport. He was the earliest, indeed, that discoursed at large, and in a substantial shape, on it, the earliest authoritative professor, but Venables proceeded him, and also Walton, . etc.". W&S 156; Wing N-1193. .

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        ENGLISH LIBERTIES: OR, THE FREE-BORN SUBJECT'S INHERITANCE, CONTAINING I. MAGNA CHARTA, THE PETITION OF RIGHT, THE HABEAS CORPUS ACT; AND DIVERS OTHER MOST USEFUL STATUTES: WITH LARGE COMMENTS UPON EACH OF THEM. II. THE PROCEEDINGS IN APPEALS OF MURTHER; THE WORK AND POWER OF PARLIAMENTS; THE QUALIFICATIONS NECESSARY FOR SUCH AS SHOULD BE CHOSEN TO THAT GREAT TRUST. PLAIN DIRECTIONS FOR ALL PERSONS CONCERNED IN ECCLESIASTICAL COURTS; AND HOW TO PREVENT OR TAKE OFF THE WRIT DE EXCOMMUNICATO CAPIENDO. AS ALSO THE OATH AND DUTY OF GRAND AND PETTY JURIES. III. ALL THE LAWS AGAINST CONVENTICLES AND PROTESTANT DISSENTERS WITH NOTES, AND DIRECTIONS BOTH TO CONSTABLES AND OTHERS CONCERN'D, THEREUPON; AND AN ABSTRACT OF ALL THE LAWS AGAINST PAPISTS

      London: Printed by G. Larkin, for Benjamin Harris, at the Stationers Arms and Anchor in the Piazza under the Royal-Exchange, 1682. 12mo. [10], 228 pp, as issued. Bound in 19th century quarter vellum and pale blue boards [front hinge starting, some spine wear]. One tear at leaf 35-36, costing several letters. Very Good. This is the rare first edition; ESTC records none earlier. It prints the Magna Charta, Notes on Magna Charta ["This Excellent Law holds the first place in our Statute Books"], "A Confirmation of the Charters of the Liberties of England," other fundamental documents supporting trial by jury, liberty of conscience, and the foundations of individual rights and limited government. 'English Liberties' "drew from the radical reading of Magna Carta to defend the personal freedom of freeborn Englishmen. Building on the authority of the Great Charter, this work defended trial by jury and established the persisting legal freedoms based on Magna Carta. Care's work was condemned as seditious by the authorities but it was repeatedly reproduced into the 18th century, being regarded as a handbook of civil liberties. Editions were also produced in the American colonies at Boston and Providence between 1721 and 1774..." [online site of the British Library]. 'English Liberties' transmitted "fundamental laws and the rights and liberties of Englishmen to eighteenth-century England and the American colonies," where its influence was substantial. "Indeed, one scholar suggested some thirty years ago that 'English Liberties' had more to do with preparing the minds of American colonists for the American Revolution than the larger but less accessible works of Coke, Sidney, and Locke." [Lois Schwoerer, THE INGENIOUS MR. HENRY CARE, RESTORATION PUBLICIST. (2001). Page xxvi, 235. Internal quotations omitted]. Benjamin Harris, for whom this book was published, was an interesting man in his own right. A London radical and noisy anti-Catholic, he was convicted of sedition when he opposed the succession of James, Duke of York. In 1686 he immigrated to Boston, opened a coffee-house, and continued his trade. NAIP records 66 publications mentioning his name in the imprint [the earliest an Almanac, likely from 1686]. "His newspaper, 'Publick Occurrences, Both Foreign and Domestick' (Sept. 25, 1690), the first newspaper printed in the colonies, was suppressed by Boston authorities after one issue. Sometime before 1690 Harris published 'The New-England Primer', adapted from his earlier, savagely political speller, 'The Protestant Tutor' (1679); the primer was for half a century the only elementary textbook in America. He returned to London in 1695" [Encyclopedia Britannica]. FIRST EDITION. Wing C515. ESTC R31286. I Harv. Law Cat. 335 [later printings]. Bailyn, Ideological Origins of the American Revolution 44. Marvin 173 [later printings].

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        Sancti Patris Nostri Epiphanii Constantiæ, Sive Salaminis In Cypro, Episcopi, Operum Omnia in duos Tomos distributa. Dionysius Petavius Aurelianensis, exveteribus libris recensuit, Latine vertit, &Animadversionibus illustravit. Cum Indicibus Necessariis. Editio Nova juxta Parisinam Anni M DC XXII adornata; Cui accessit Vita Dionysii Petavii ab Henr. Valesio. Oratione descripta, et appendices Geminae pro Vindicandis Animadversionibus, altera adversus Maturinum Simonium, altera adversus Claudium Salmasium, ab ipso Dionysio Petavio antehac emissae in publicum. 2 Bände (komplett).

      Coloniae (Köln), Sumptibus Jeremiae Schrey & Heinrich Johann Meier, 1682. 2°. 38 cm. [30] Blatt, 1108 [i. e. 1102] Seiten, [14] Blatt, [2] Blatt, 381 Seiten, 464, 48 Seiten, [14] Blatt. Pergamentbände der Zeit mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel. Epiphanios von Salamis (lateinisch Epiphanius); geboren um 315 in Besanduk bei Eleutheropolis in Judäa; gestorben am 12. April 403. Bischof von Konstantia (Salamis) auf Zypern. Erste Ausgabe der Parallelausgabe in Griechisch und Latein mit den Nachträgen herausgegeben von Jakob Thomasius. Erschien erstmals 1622 in Paris. Graesse, Tresor de livres rares et precieux Vol. 2, 487. Band 1 mit gestochenem Bildnis von Epiphanios, beide Bände mit gestochenen Titelkupfern. Titelblätter in Rot und Schwarz. Mit dem Paginierungsfehler in Band 1 (springt von S. 682 auf 689). Vorsätze erneuert. Besitzerstempel auf Innendeckeln, verso Titelblatt. Gute, innen sehr gute Exemplare. Versand D: 4,90 EUR christliche Literatur / christian literature; Kirchenväter / fathers of the church

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        Specimen Medicinae Sinicae?

      - Engraved vignette on title, 30 engraved plates (some browned), & numerous woodcut illus. in the text. Title printed in red & black. 2 p.l., 48, 99, [9], 54 pp., one blank leaf, 16 pp. Small 4to, fine antique mottled calf (some browning as is usual with this book), spine richly gilt. Frankfurt: J. Zubrodt, 1682. First edition of the first illustrated book on Chinese medicine published in the West, and the second European book on Chinese medicine, preceded only by an anonymous 12mo tract (1671) which contained only the briefest summary of Chinese medical principles with no illustrations. Cleyer's work was the first European book on Chinese medicine to attract significant attention, and the first book to acquaint Europeans with Chinese medical charts. Cleyer's text included a thorough discussion of Chinese theories of the pulse in health, together with theories of acupuncture. The book also contains the first acupuncture charts published in the West. "The book has four main sections: 1. four books by Wang Chu-Ho on the pulse (approximately 200 B.C.); 2. a treatise on the aspects of the tongue in different diseases; 3. an exposition of different drugs prepared by the missionaries, as directed by Chinese authors; and 4. a richly illustrated collection of woodcuts depicting the Chinese doctrine of the pulse and the diagnostic mapping of the tongue, as well as 30 copperplates of Chinese anatomical charts."-Sim, The Heritage of Anesthesia, p. 296. Very good copy. ? Garrison-Morton 6492. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Kst.- Karte, b. Nicolaus Visscher II, "Electoratus Brandenburgi, Mekelenburgi. Et maximae Partis Pomeraniae novissima Tabula. Nicolaus Vißcher exudebat".

      - mit altem Flächenkolorit, nach 1682, 45 x 54,5 Koemann III, S. 180 ( Nr. 118 ); Campbell, Cl. J. Visscher,Nr. 19. Ders. dort:"The wording of the imprint suggests Nicolas Jansz. II and therefore a date after 1679" ( dem Todesjahr von Nicolaus Visscher I ). Zur Datierung: folgt man der Vermutung von Campbell, dann ist für den Erstdruck dieser Karte der Zeitraum von 1679 bis 1682 anzusetzen, denn im Jahr 1682 erhielt Nivolaus Visscher II das Druckprivileg von Holland und Westfriesland ( s. Koemann III, S. 152 ). Hier vorliegend mit dem Druckprivileg, daher nach 1682 zu datieren. - Als Druckplatte wurde die schon von Cl.J. Visscher hergestellte Platte genommen, nur wurde die Staffage komplett verändert ( die 4 Stadtansichten wurden herausgepunzt und im oberen Bereich durch Kartuschen ersetzt. Reste der ursprünglichen Beschriftung sind noch erkennbar ). Der Karteninhalt sonst mit der bereits 1630 erschienenen Karte identisch. - Oben links die Titelkartusche, oben rechts ein Meilenanzeiger. Im Kartenbild maritime Staffage. - Ausgabe ohne Rückseitentext.

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        ENGLISH LIBERTIES: OR, THE FREE-BORN SUBJECT'S INHERITANCE, CONTAINING I. MAGNA CHARTA, THE PETITION OF RIGHT, THE HABEAS CORPUS ACT; AND DIVERS OTHER MOST USEFUL STATUTES: WITH LARGE COMMENTS UPON EACH OF THEM. II. THE PROCEEDINGS IN APPEALS OF MURTHER; THE WORK AND POWER OF PARLIAMENTS; THE QUALIFICATIONS NECESSARY FOR SUCH AS SHOULD BE CHOSEN TO THAT GREAT TRUST. PLAIN DIRECTIONS FOR ALL PERSONS CONCERNED IN ECCLESIASTICAL COURTS; AND HOW TO PREVENT OR TAKE OFF THE WRIT DE EXCOMMUNICATO CAPIENDO. AS ALSO THE OATH AND DUTY OF GRAND AND PETTY JURIES. III. ALL THE LAWS AGAINST CONVENTICLES AND PROTESTANT DISSENTERS WITH NOTES, AND DIRECTIONS BOTH TO CONSTABLES AND OTHERS CONCERN'D, THEREUPON; AND AN ABSTRACT OF ALL THE LAWS AGAINST PAPISTS

      Printed by G. Larkin, for Benjamin Harris, at the Stationers Arms and Anchor in the Piazza under the Royal-Exchange, London 1682 - 12mo. [10], 228 pp, as issued. Bound in 19th century quarter vellum and pale blue boards [front hinge starting, some spine wear]. One tear at leaf 35-36, costing several letters. Very Good. This is the rare first edition; ESTC records none earlier. It prints the Magna Charta, Notes on Magna Charta ["This Excellent Law holds the first place in our Statute Books"], "A Confirmation of the Charters of the Liberties of England," other fundamental documents supporting trial by jury, liberty of conscience, and the foundations of individual rights and limited government. 'English Liberties' "drew from the radical reading of Magna Carta to defend the personal freedom of freeborn Englishmen. Building on the authority of the Great Charter, this work defended trial by jury and established the persisting legal freedoms based on Magna Carta. Care's work was condemned as seditious by the authorities but it was repeatedly reproduced into the 18th century, being regarded as a handbook of civil liberties. Editions were also produced in the American colonies at Boston and Providence between 1721 and 1774." [online site of the British Library]. 'English Liberties' transmitted "fundamental laws and the rights and liberties of Englishmen to eighteenth-century England and the American colonies," where its influence was substantial. "Indeed, one scholar suggested some thirty years ago that 'English Liberties' had more to do with preparing the minds of American colonists for the American Revolution than the larger but less accessible works of Coke, Sidney, and Locke." [Lois Schwoerer, THE INGENIOUS MR. HENRY CARE, RESTORATION PUBLICIST. (2001). Page xxvi, 235. Internal quotations omitted]. Benjamin Harris, for whom this book was published, was an interesting man in his own right. A London radical and noisy anti-Catholic, he was convicted of sedition when he opposed the succession of James, Duke of York. In 1686 he immigrated to Boston, opened a coffee-house, and continued his trade. NAIP records 66 publications mentioning his name in the imprint [the earliest an Almanac, likely from 1686]. "His newspaper, 'Publick Occurrences, Both Foreign and Domestick' (Sept. 25, 1690), the first newspaper printed in the colonies, was suppressed by Boston authorities after one issue. Sometime before 1690 Harris published 'The New-England Primer', adapted from his earlier, savagely political speller, 'The Protestant Tutor' (1679); the primer was for half a century the only elementary textbook in America. He returned to London in 1695" [Encyclopedia Britannica].FIRST EDITION. Wing C515. ESTC R31286. I Harv. Law Cat. 335 [later printings]. Bailyn, Ideological Origins of the American Revolution 44. Marvin 173 [later printings]. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Opera historica et philologica, sacra et profana. In quibus historia Boica, res Augustanae, ... Tabulae Peutingerianae integrae.

      Nurnberg, Endter 1682. Mit gestoch. Frontispiz, ganzs. Kupferstichportrait, 9 gestoch. Kopf- und 7 gestoch. Schlussvignetten, gestoch. Initiale, 37 zum Teil nahezu ganzs. (1 doppelblattgr.) Textkupfern und 16 Kupferstichkarten im Text (1 ganzs., 13 halbs. und doppelblattgr.) und auf 2 doppelblattgr. Tafeln. 9 Bll., 68 S., 20 Bll., 908 S., 45 Bll. Lederband d. Zt. mit kl. bayerischem Wappensupralibros auf Vorderdeckel. 33 x 21,5 cm. Brunet V,1117; Graesse V,246 und VII,275; Sabin 102615. - Erste Gesamtausgabe der Werke des Späthumanisten, Historikers und Handelsherrn Marcus Welser (1558-1614). Enthält die erstmals 1602 erschienene bayerische Geschichte, die Geschichte Augsburgs, die Heiligengeschichte Bayerns, insbesondere Augsburgs und die berühmten Peutingerschen Tafeln, die das weströmische Militärstraßensystem um 375 zeigen (S.717-771, mit 14 Tafeln) sowie Welsers Vita von Christoph Arnoldus, die hier erstmals abgedruckt ist. Diese ist von besonderem Interesse für Amerika, da darin der Aufenthalt Welsers in Venezuela geschildert wird (mit Karte). \"The American interest lies in the \'Vita\' of the author which includes an account of his profit from 1528-1555.\" (Sabin). - Am Ende 26 Blatter mit typographischem Figurendruck, teils in roten Lettern. Die Kupfer zeigen meist Abbildungen von Altertümern, die Karten Württemberg-Sudbayern, Frankreich, Spanien, Italien und Venezuela. - Etwas berieben, Rückenenden mit kl. Fehlstellen. Kupfertitel verso gestempelt. Versandkostenfreie Lieferung

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        ENGLISH LIBERTIES: OR, THE FREE-BORN SUBJECT'S INHERITANCE, CONTAINING I. MAGNA CHARTA, THE PETITION OF RIGHT, THE HABEAS CORPUS ACT; AND DIVERS OTHER MOST USEFUL STATUTES: WITH LARGE COMMENTS UPON EACH OF THEM. II. THE PROCEEDINGS IN APPEALS OF MURTHER; THE WORK AND POWER OF PARLIAMENTS; THE QUALIFICATIONS NECESSARY FOR SUCH AS SHOULD BE CHOSEN TO THAT GREAT TRUST. PLAIN DIRECTIONS FOR ALL PERSONS CONCERNED IN ECCLESIASTICAL COURTS; AND HOW TO PREVENT OR TAKE OFF THE WRIT DE EXCOMMUNICATO CAPIENDO. AS ALSO THE OATH AND DUTY OF GRAND AND PETTY JURIES. III. ALL THE LAWS AGAINST CONVENTICLES AND PROTESTANT DISSENTERS WITH NOTES, AND DIRECTIONS BOTH TO CONSTABLES AND OTHERS CONCERN'D, THEREUPON; AND AN ABSTRACT OF ALL THE LAWS AGAINST PAPISTS

      London: Printed by G. Larkin, for Benjamin Harris, at the Stationers Arms and Anchor in the Piazza under the Royal-Exchange, 1682. 12mo. [10], 228 pp, as issued. Bound in 19th century quarter vellum and pale blue boards [front hinge starting, some spine wear]. One tear at leaf 35-36, costing several letters. Very Good. This is the rare first edition; ESTC records none earlier. It prints the Magna Charta, Notes on Magna Charta ["This Excellent Law holds the first place in our Statute Books"], "A Confirmation of the Charters of the Liberties of England," other fundamental documents supporting trial by jury, liberty of conscience, and the foundations of individual rights and limited government. 'English Liberties' "drew from the radical reading of Magna Carta to defend the personal freedom of freeborn Englishmen. Building on the authority of the Great Charter, this work defended trial by jury and established the persisting legal freedoms based on Magna Carta. Care's work was condemned as seditious by the authorities but it was repeatedly reproduced into the 18th century, being regarded as a handbook of civil liberties. Editions were also produced in the American colonies at Boston and Providence between 1721 and 1774..." [online site of the British Library]. 'English Liberties' transmitted "fundamental laws and the rights and liberties of Englishmen to eighteenth-century England and the American colonies," where its influence was substantial. "Indeed, one scholar suggested some thirty years ago that 'English Liberties' had more to do with preparing the minds of American colonists for the American Revolution than the larger but less accessible works of Coke, Sidney, and Locke." [Lois Schwoerer, THE INGENIOUS MR. HENRY CARE, RESTORATION PUBLICIST. (2001). Page xxvi, 235. Internal quotations omitted]. Benjamin Harris, for whom this book was published, was an interesting man in his own right. A London radical and noisy anti-Catholic, he was convicted of sedition when he opposed the succession of James, Duke of York. In 1686 he immigrated to Boston, opened a coffee-house, and continued his trade. NAIP records 66 publications mentioning his name in the imprint [the earliest an Almanac, likely from 1686]. "His newspaper, 'Publick Occurrences, Both Foreign and Domestick' (Sept. 25, 1690), the first newspaper printed in the colonies, was suppressed by Boston authorities after one issue. Sometime before 1690 Harris published 'The New-England Primer', adapted from his earlier, savagely political speller, 'The Protestant Tutor' (1679); the primer was for half a century the only elementary textbook in America. He returned to London in 1695" [Encyclopedia Britannica].FIRST EDITION. Wing C515. ESTC R31286. I Harv. Law Cat. 335 [later printings]. Bailyn, Ideological Origins of the American Revolution 44. Marvin 173 [later printings].

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        Georgica curiosa. Oder: Des auf alle in Teutschland übliche Land- und Haus-Wirthschafften gerichteten [.] Adelichen Land- und Feld- Lebens Anderer Theil. Band II (von 2).

      Nürnberg Johann Friedrich Endter und Michael Endters Witwe 1682 - 6 Bl., 726 S., 11 Bl. Mit gestochenem Titel und ca. 150 Kupferstichen im Text. Fol. (33,5 x 21,5 cm). Pergament der Zeit mit Rückentitel und geprägtem Wappensupralibros des Salzburger Erzbischofs Max von Kuenburg auf beiden Deckeln. Erste Ausgabe des in sich abgeschlossenen zweiten Bandes des Höhepunkts der sogenannten "Hausvater"-Literatur, ein Kompendium zu allen Fragen der Haus- und Landwirtschaft. Der vorliegende zweite Band umfaßt die Bücher VII bis XII des Werks: Ackerbau (mit Brauwesen); Pferdezucht; Maierhof (Vieh- und Geflügelzucht); Imkerei und Seidenzucht; Wasser-Lust (Fischzucht und Fischfang, Jagd auf Wasservögel, Biber etc.); Holz und Waidwerk (Forstwesen, Jagd und Falknerei). Erst zur posthum erschienenen fünften Ausgabe erschien noch ein nicht mehr von Hohberg stammender Ergänzungsband - Wie üblich etwas gebräunt und leicht fleckig, Kupfertitel und der typographische Titel lose und mit Knitterspuren, wenige kleine Randeinrisse. Der Einband leicht angestaubt und fleckig, die Bindebänder fehlen. - Schöne Provenienz: Beide Deckel mit dem klar zeichnenden Wappensupralibros des Salzburger Erzbischofs Maximilian Gandolf Graf von Kuenburg (1622 -1687), über dem prachtvollen Wappen die Buchstaben M:G:A:S:, darunter die Jahreszahl 1668 (die Vergoldung weitgehend oxidiert). *Dünnhaupt III, 2155, 10.1; Lindner 11.0983.01. - Vgl. Lipperheide Pc 4. Gewicht (Gramm): 2100 [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Sancti Patris Nostri Epiphanii Constantiæ, Sive Salaminis In Cypro, Episcopi, Operum Omnia in duos Tomos distributa. Dionysius Petavius Aurelianensis, exveteribus libris recensuit, Latine vertit, &Animadversionibus illustravit. Cum Indicibus Necessariis. Editio Nova juxta Parisinam Anni M DC XXII adornata; Cui accessit Vita Dionysii Petavii ab Henr. Valesio. Oratione descripta, et appendices Geminae pro Vindicandis Animadversionibus, altera adversus Maturinum Simonium, altera adversus Claudium Salmasium, ab ipso Dionysio Petavio antehac emissae in publicum. 2 Bände (komplett).

      Coloniae (Köln), Sumptibus Jeremiae Schrey & Heinrich Johann Meier, 1682. - 2°. 38 cm. [30] Blatt, 1108 [i. e. 1102] Seiten, [14] Blatt, [2] Blatt, 381 Seiten, 464, 48 Seiten, [14] Blatt. Pergamentbände der Zeit mit goldgeprägtem Rückentitel. Epiphanios von Salamis (lateinisch Epiphanius); geboren um 315 in Besanduk bei Eleutheropolis in Judäa; gestorben am 12. April 403. Bischof von Konstantia (Salamis) auf Zypern. Erste Ausgabe der Parallelausgabe in Griechisch und Latein mit den Nachträgen herausgegeben von Jakob Thomasius. Erschien erstmals 1622 in Paris. Graesse, Tresor de livres rares et precieux Vol. 2, 487. Band 1 mit gestochenem Bildnis von Epiphanios, beide Bände mit gestochenen Titelkupfern. Titelblätter in Rot und Schwarz. Mit dem Paginierungsfehler in Band 1 (springt von S. 682 auf 689). Vorsätze erneuert. Besitzerstempel auf Innendeckeln, verso Titelblatt. Gute, innen sehr gute Exemplare. Latein [Attributes: First Edition]

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        O GODFREDO OU HIERVSALEM LIBERTADA, POEMA HEROYCO:

      - Composto no Idióma Toscano POR TORCATO TASSO, Princepe dos Poetas Italianos, Traduzido na Lingua Portugueza, E OFFERECIDO AO SERENISSIMO SENHOR COSMO III GRAN DVQVE DE TOSCANA, POR ANDRE RODRIGVEZ DE MATTOS, Fidalgo da casa de S. A Cavalleyro professo da Ordem de Christo, & formado na faculdade dos Sagrados Canones pella Vniversidade de Coimbra. LISBOA. Na Officina de MIGVEL DESLANDES. M. DC. LXXXII. [1682] In 4.º de 21x15 cm. Com frontis [xxxii], 659 pags. Encadernação da época inteira de pele com rótulo negro e ferros lavrados a ouro na lombada e filetes rolados nas pastas. Ilustrado com 2 gravuras de Clemens Billingue, sendo a primeira uma portada alegórica e a segunda, colocada no fim, uma gravura de página inteira com um soneto ao centro, aberta a água-forte, por Clement Billingue. Tradução clássica e muito estimada. Bela edição, rara. Inocêncio I, 68. "ANDRÉ RODRIGUES DE MATTOS, Cav. professo na Ord. de Christo Bacharel em Canones pela Univ. de Coimbra, Academico dos Generosos e dos Singulares, etc. - N. em Lisboa no anno de 1638, O Godfredo, ou Hierusalem Libertada; Poema heroico composto no idioma toscano por Torcato Tasso, traduzido na lingua portugueza. Lisboa, por Miguel Deslandes 1682 (e não 1688 como erradamente tem Barbosa.) 4.º de XXXII-659 pag. O meu exemplar tem além do rosto impresso um frontispicio allegorico gravado em chapa de metal, e no fim outra estampa com um soneto tambem gravado. Tanto esta como o frontispicio faltam em outros exemplares que tenho visto. É livro raro e estimado, e o preço regular dos exemplares não tem descido de 1:200 réis, sendo o mais commum 1:600, e chegando algumas vezes a 2:400. [EN] Binding: contemporary full calf very finely gilt tooled at boards, spine and black label. Illustrated with 2 engravings. The first one is a barroque frontispiece with a framework containing the image of the Gates of Jerusalem. The second one, placed at colofón, is a full page with the reproduction of a caligraphical work with a sonnet at centerpiece. Both engraves by a process of metal plate, by Clement Billingue. Poetical work, translated from Italian into Portuguese language. Rare and beautiful edition. Inocêncio I, 68: "Frontispiece lacking in other specimens I have seen. It is rare and treasured book". Location/localizacao: M-9-B-2 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Rights of the Kingdom: Or, Customs Of our Ancestors. Touching the Duty, Power, Election, or Succession Of our Kings and Parliaments, Our True Liberty, due Allegiance, three Estates, their Legislative Power, Original, Judicial, and Executive; with the Militia. Freely discussed through The British, Saxon, Norman Laws and Histories. With An occasional Discourse of Great Changes yet expected in the World

      London: J. Kidgell, 1682. Second Edition. Leatherbound. Very good. [6], 319 [313] p. 20 cm. Full leather. Repairs to spine with new label. Hinges repaired internally, corners worn. Bookplate and ink notations on front endpapers. Ink inscription across from title page. Ink numbers and occasional words in margins. John Sadler (1615–1674) was a well-known London lawyer and constitutional theorist, and a good friend of Oliver Cromwell, at one time serving as his personal secretary. During the 1650s Sadler held several offices, being secretary to the Council of State and a member of the Committee for the Advancement of Learning and the Committee for Lunatics. A first edition of this book was printed by Richard Bishop in 1649 as noted in the inscription across from the title page. This book is a founding document of British Israelitism, the idea that the people of Britain are the descendants of the Ten Lost Tribes of ancient Israel. More importantly, however, Rights of the Kingdom is a defense of the execution of King Charles I.

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        1682 John Oldham Satire Against Jesuits Popish Plot Poetry English Poems Juvenal

      London: Printed for Joseph Hindmarsh 1682. Second edition. - 1682 John Oldham Satire Against Jesuits Popish Plot Poetry English Poems Juvenal “While some no other cause for life can give, but a dull habitude to live.” – John Oldham, Memory of Norwent John Oldham was a 17th-century English satirist and poet whose poems reflect the Satires of Juvenal. While in Surrey in 1679, Oldham composed his satirical poems against the Jesuits, a collection of short verses that were condescending and trite, written during a time when anger was readily stirred up against the Catholics for the ‘Popish Plot’. According to Allibone, “These satires form a very curious work, and contain an immense number of stories and allusions to the Golden League. Oldham, far superior [to other poets], ranks perhaps next to Dryden: he is spirited and pointed” This book, published by Hindmarsh in London, includes four works by Oldham, each with separate titles. These works were printed and published as one (in 1684), rather than separately published then rebound. Item number: #1815 Price: $750 OLDHAM, John Satyrs upon the jesuits, written in the year 1679 and some other pieces, by the same hand . second edition more corrected London: Printed for Joseph Hindmarsh 1682. Second edition. Details: • Collation complete with all pages; 4 titles in 1: o 'Satyrs upon the Jesuits’ – [8], 148 o 'Some New Pieces Never before Publish'd’ – [2], 134 o 'Poems and Translations’ – [14], 215 o 'Remains of Mr. John Oldham in Verse and Prose.' – [24], 80, 83-130 • References: ESTC 6097805; Allibone, 1425; • Provenance: o Handwritten – Will. Bradley, 1713. o Handwritten – John Bond • Language: English • Binding: Leather; tight & secure • Size: ~7.5in X 4.75in (19cm x 12.5cm) 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! 1815 Photos available upon request. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Stato del ponte felice...

      Per Nicolò Angelo Tinassi. Pp. (8) 100 (10). Con molte incisioni in rame nel testo (anche a piena pagina) e tre tavole ripiegate f.t., tra cui la grandissima pianta con la corografia del Tevere. Tutte opera dell'incisore Alberto Gnoli. MARTINELLI A. Unito a: Continuatione dello stato del ponte Felice già descritto dal cavaliere D. Agostino Martinelli... In Roma, Tinassi, 1682. Pp. 73 (1). Con alcune incisioni nel testo e due tavole incise in rame e più volte ripiegate f.t. Unito a: Editto per la Conservatione delle Palificate et altri lavori fatti dentro le Ripe del Fiume Tevere sopra al Ponte Felice nelli Piani di Magliano. S.n.t., Pp. (8). Unito a: MARTINELLI A. L'esperienza maestra per le operazioni da farsi per l'avenire in riparare alle Ripe del Tevere dal Ponte Felice sino alla Gebelletta nelli Piani di Magliano... In Roma, Camera Apostolica, s.a. (ma 1685). Pp. (14). Con una tavola rip. f.t. e l'iscrizione ms. al frontespizio: "Ex dono Authoris". Quattro opere in un volume di cm. 21, legatura ottocentesca in mezza pelle verde con punte. Dorso liscio con fregi, filetti e titoli in oro su tassello. Ex Libris M. A. Principis Burghesii. Esemplare genuino e complessivamente ben conservato, con solo qualche brunitura sparsa, qualche imperfezione nella giuntura centrale della grande tavola, una opiccola abrasione al margine di una tavola ed alcune spellature superficiali alla legatura. Insieme di grande interesse e rarità che raccoglie tutti gli scritti di Agostino Martinelli circa la questione del Ponte Felice che era stato costruito al tempo del Papa Sisto V per rendere più agibile e rapido il passaggio del Tevere tra Borghetto e Magliano Sabina. Cfr. Lozzi (2769-70: "raro", il quale sembra ignorarare la presenza della tavola della corografia del Tevere nella prima opera); Riccardi I, 123: Non citato da Ranghiasci

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        Acta ecclesiae Mediolanensis, a sancto Carolo cardinali s. Praxedis archiep. Mediolan. condita, Federici cardinalis Borromæi archiepiscopi Mediolani jussu undique diligentiùs collecta, and edita. Tomus primus [-secundus]

      ex officina Anissoniana et Joan Posuel, 1682. Due volumi di cm. 36, pp. (44) 1-708; 709-1340 (204) [alcuni errori nella numerazione delle pagine]. Magnifica vignetta incisa in rame al primo frontespizio bicromo e xilografica al secondo, bellissima testata incisa sempre in rame nel primo volume. Legatura coeva in piena perg. rigida; dorso a 5 nervi con titoli ms. Timbretto di biblioteca conventuale austriaca all'occhietto e firma di possesso di mano coeva ai due frontespizi. Sottili fenditure a due cerniere (piatti ben saldi), naturali fioriture/bruniture dovute alla qualità della carta lionese del tempo, strappetto senza mancanze all'ultima carta d'indice del secondo volume, peraltro nel complesso buon esemplare. Opera di grande importanza nella storia istituzionale milanese, simbolica dello stretto legame fra potere temporale e religioso nel Cinquecento milanese ed italiano. Carlo e Federico Borromeo si ersero a presidio della città cercando di disciplinarne la vita spirituale e civile. L'opera include le costituzioni ed i decreti del concilio provinciale tenutosi fra il 1565 ed il 1582, nonché gli atti dei 11 sinodi diocesani posteriori al 1564, nonché numerosime fonti documentali relative alla chiesa milanese. Non comune e ricercato. Cfr. Brunet, I, 1120 e Graesse, I, 498, che menzionano altre edizioni; Iccu; Kvk..

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        Rights of the Kingdom: Or, Customs Of our Ancestors. Touching the Duty, Power, Election, or Succession Of our Kings and Parliaments, Our True Liberty, due Allegiance, three Estates, their Legislative Power, Original, Judicial, and Executive; with the Militia. Freely discussed through The British, Saxon, Norman Laws and Histories. With An occasional Discourse of Great Changes yet expected in the World

      J. Kidgell, London 1682 - [6], 319 [313] p. 20 cm. Full leather. Repairs to spine with new label. Hinges repaired internally, corners worn. Bookplate and ink notations on front endpapers. Ink inscription across from title page. Ink numbers and occasional words in margins. John Sadler (1615–1674) was a well-known London lawyer and constitutional theorist, and a good friend of Oliver Cromwell, at one time serving as his personal secretary. During the 1650s Sadler held several offices, being secretary to the Council of State and a member of the Committee for the Advancement of Learning and the Committee for Lunatics. A first edition of this book was printed by Richard Bishop in 1649 as noted in the inscription across from the title page. This book is a founding document of British Israelitism, the idea that the people of Britain are the descendants of the Ten Lost Tribes of ancient Israel. More importantly, however, Rights of the Kingdom is a defense of the execution of King Charles I. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Opera historica et philologica, sacra et profana. In quibus historia Boica, res Augustanae, ... Tabulae Peutingerianae integrae.

      Nurnberg, Endter 1682.. Mit gestoch. Frontispiz, ganzs. Kupferstichportrait, 9 gestoch. Kopf- und 7 gestoch. Schlussvignetten, gestoch. Initiale, 37 zum Teil nahezu ganzs. (1 doppelblattgr.) Textkupfern und 16 Kupferstichkarten im Text (1 ganzs., 13 halbs. und doppelblattgr.) und auf 2 doppelblattgr. Tafeln. 9 Bll., 68 S., 20 Bll., 908 S., 45 Bll. Lederband d. Zt. mit kl. bayerischem Wappensupralibros auf Vorderdeckel. 33 x 21,5 cm. Brunet V,1117; Graesse V,246 und VII,275; Sabin 102615. - Erste Gesamtausgabe der Werke des Späthumanisten, Historikers und Handelsherrn Marcus Welser (1558-1614). Enthält die erstmals 1602 erschienene bayerische Geschichte, die Geschichte Augsburgs, die Heiligengeschichte Bayerns, insbesondere Augsburgs und die berühmten Peutingerschen Tafeln, die das weströmische Militärstraßensystem um 375 zeigen (S.717-771, mit 14 Tafeln) sowie Welsers Vita von Christoph Arnoldus, die hier erstmals abgedruckt ist. Diese ist von besonderem Interesse für Amerika, da darin der Aufenthalt Welsers in Venezuela geschildert wird (mit Karte). "The American interest lies in the `Vita` of the author which includes an account of his profit from 1528-1555." (Sabin). - Am Ende 26 Blatter mit typographischem Figurendruck, teils in roten Lettern. Die Kupfer zeigen meist Abbildungen von Altertümern, die Karten Württemberg-Sudbayern, Frankreich, Spanien, Italien und Venezuela. - Etwas berieben, Rückenenden mit kl. Fehlstellen. Kupfertitel verso gestempelt.

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        OEUVRES POSTHUMES DE MR ROHAULT

      - 1682, Paris, chez Guillaume Desprez. 1 volume in 4° reliure d'époque pleine basane abimée aux coins, coiffe manquante, dos à nerfs. Page de titre, 17 fnch, 777 pages + Privilège du Roy, schémas, illustrations in texte, tableaux dépliants. E.O des oeuvres posthumes du célèbre mathématicien du 17è siècle. L'ouvrage comprend : les 6 premiers livres des Eléments d'Euclyde ; la Trigonométrie ou la résolution des triangles ; la Géométrie pratique ; les Fortifications ; les Mécaniques ; la Perspective ; la Résolution sphérique ; l'Arithmétique ; Ouvrage complet.

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        Pratique de la Geometrie sur le Papier et sur le Terrain. Ou par une Methode nouvelle & singuliere l'on peut avec facilité & en peu de temps se perfectionner en cette science

      - Engraved frontis., an engraved head-piece at beginning of the dedication, & 82 full-page engravings in the text. 4 p.l. (incl. frontis.), 188, [8] pp. 12mo, late 18th-cent. light brown morocco, sides with gilt fillets & concentric circles, flat spine gilt, a.e.g., signed at foot of spine "Rel. P. Bozerian." Paris: J. Jombert, 1682. Second edition, bound by Bozerian, of this popular manual for artists and architects. This is "one of the most attractive little mathematical works ever published."-Hofer, Baroque Book Illustration, pp. 14 & 32. The illustrations in this book show beautiful small landscapes in the lower portion of the image, while the upper portion shows geometrical diagrams; many are animated by figures (peasants, soldiers, noblemen in contemporary costume). Leclerc's style of illustration strongly influenced the 18th-century French vignettists, prefiguring the grace and elegance of the best French rococo. Le Clerc (1637-1714), a native of Lorraine, adapted the technique of his countryman Jacques Callot. Professor of geometry and perspective at the Royal Academy of Arts and Sciences, Le Clerc also worked for Louis XIV as "graveur du Roi." Fine copy. Tiny chip to head of upper joint. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Zodiacus medico-gallicus sive Miscellaneorum medico-physicorum gallicorum titulo recens in re medica et naturali exploratorum, vnoquoque mense Parisiis gallice prodeuntium annus secundus scilicet M.DC.LXXX. Authore Nicolao De Blegny R.G.C.O Zodiacus medico-gallicus sive Miscellaneorum medico-physicorum gallicorum titulo recens in re medica et naturali exploratorum vnoquoque mense Parisiis gallice prodeuntium annus tertius scilicet M.DC.LXXXI. authore Nicolao De Blegny R.G.C.O

      sumptibus Leonardi Chouet & Soc.,, Genevae, 1682 - In 4°; due opere in un volume: 8 , 264 pp. e 4 c. di tav.; 153 (i.e. 155), 13 pp. e 2 c. di tav. (le due tavole del secondo volume si trovano erroneamente legate all'interno del primo volume che così contiene 6 tavole invece di 4 come attestato anche dalla didascalia esplicativa riportata nelle tavole stesse). Comunque i due volumi sono completi ed in buone condizioni di conservazione. Legatura novecentesca in cartoncino molle. Alcune leggere bruniture in alcune pagine dovute alla qualità della carta e presenti in tutte le copie di quest'opera. Minima mancanza all'angolo superiore bianco di pagina 59, 61 e di una tavola (ininfluenti). Prima edizione latina di quello che è considerato il primo periodico medico. L'opera vide pubblicati solo i primi 3 anni (qui sono presenti il secondo e terzo anno). Si dice che fu proprio lo "Zodiacus medico-gallicus" che diede a Bayle l'idea delle "Nouvelles de la Republique des Letteres". Inizialmente l'opera uscì il primo anno in francese con il titolo "Nouvelles découvertes sur toutes les parties de la médecine" ma ben presto venne prima tradotta in tedesco e poi in latino, unica lingua con cui proseguì la sua esistenza. Il latino permise infatti al periodico di uscire per altri due anni potendo raggiungere un pubblico più ampio di lettori. All’inizio di ogni capitolo presente inciso il segno zodiacale del mese di riferimento. Anche se l'esperienza dello Zodiacus fu breve esso aprì la strada alla pubblicazioni periodiche a carattere medico-divulgativo che caratterizzarono la fine del XVII° secolo e l'inizio del XVIII° e proseguirono fino ad oggi. Nicolas de Blegny (Chaumont-en-Bassigny 1646 circa - Avignone 1722); fu valente medico (specializzato nello studio delle malattie veneree) e chirurgo personale dei reali di Francia e si interessò anche di storia e letteratura. Durante la sua avventurosa vita fu poi imprigionato per dieci anni nel castello di Angers, per aver fondato un falso ospedale per stranieri, in realtà luogo di malaffare. Blegny, come ricorda il Garrison-Morton fu il primo francese a dare un contributo importante alla medicina forense. All'interno dell'opera sono riportate alcune delle più importanti scoperte scientifiche del 1680 e 1681. Gli indici dei due volumi si trovano ambedue alla fine del secondo volume. fra i vari capitoli ne troviamo dedicati alle febbri, alle acque minerali, a problemi urologici, alla natura dei denti e alle loro malattie e patologie e al modo di curarli, a casi ginecologici o a bambini nati con malformazioni terribili, ma anche a curiosità fisico-naturali come la colorazione dei coralli, la filosofia dei colori e alcune sperimentazioni sui colori, studi su alcuni animali rari arrivati dall'Africa o su nuovi tipi di funghi, su una balena. Gli ultimi due capitoli sono assai curiosi e riportano, uno, alcune teorie relative ai folletti ed alla parte data loro nella tradizione francese ed irlandese nella creazione del "genio" e l'altro è dedicato ad una teoria sulle comete. Opera in buone condizioni di conservazione e assai rara. Rif. Bibl.: Caillet I, 1224; Garrison-Morton 1725; Waller I, 1133; Wellcome II,180.

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        Pratique de la Geometrie sur le Papier et sur le Terrain. Ou par une Methode nouvelle & singuliere l'on peut avec facilité & en peu de temps se perfectionner en cette science

      Engraved frontis., an engraved head-piece at beginning of the dedication, & 82 full-page engravings in the text. 4 p.l. (incl. frontis.), 188, [8] pp. 12mo, late 18th-cent. light brown morocco, sides with gilt fillets & concentric circles, flat spine gilt, a.e.g., signed at foot of spine "Rel. P. Bozerian." Paris: J. Jombert, 1682.Second edition, bound by Bozerian, of this popular manual for artists and architects. This is "one of the most attractive little mathematical works ever published."-Hofer, Baroque Book Illustration, pp. 14 & 32. The illustrations in this book show beautiful small landscapes in the lower portion of the image, while the upper portion shows geometrical diagrams; many are animated by figures (peasants, soldiers, noblemen in contemporary costume). Leclerc's style of illustration strongly influenced the 18th-century French vignettists, prefiguring the grace and elegance of the best French rococo.Le Clerc (1637-1714), a native of Lorraine, adapted the technique of his countryman Jacques Callot. Professor of geometry and perspective at the Royal Academy of Arts and Sciences, Le Clerc also worked for Louis XIV as "graveur du Roi."Fine copy. Tiny chip to head of upper joint.

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        Specimen Medicinae Sinicae…

      Engraved vignette on title, 30 engraved plates (some browned), & numerous woodcut illus. in the text. Title printed in red & black. 2 p.l., 48, 99, [9], 54 pp., one blank leaf, 16 pp. Small 4to, fine antique mottled calf (some browning as is usual with this book), spine richly gilt. Frankfurt: J. Zubrodt, 1682.First edition of the first illustrated book on Chinese medicine published in the West, and the second European book on Chinese medicine, preceded only by an anonymous 12mo tract (1671) which contained only the briefest summary of Chinese medical principles with no illustrations. Cleyer's work was the first European book on Chinese medicine to attract significant attention, and the first book to acquaint Europeans with Chinese medical charts. Cleyer's text included a thorough discussion of Chinese theories of the pulse in health, together with theories of acupuncture. The book also contains the first acupuncture charts published in the West."The book has four main sections: 1. four books by Wang Chu-Ho on the pulse (approximately 200 B.C.); 2. a treatise on the aspects of the tongue in different diseases; 3. an exposition of different drugs prepared by the missionaries, as directed by Chinese authors; and 4. a richly illustrated collection of woodcuts depicting the Chinese doctrine of the pulse and the diagnostic mapping of the tongue, as well as 30 copperplates of Chinese anatomical charts."-Sim, The Heritage of Anesthesia, p. 296.Very good copy.❧ Garrison-Morton 6492.

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        Opera historica et philologica, sacra et profana. In quibus historia Boica, res Augustanae, . Tabulae Peutingerianae integrae.

      Nurnberg, Endter 1682. - Mit gestoch. Frontispiz, ganzs. Kupferstichportrait, 9 gestoch. Kopf- und 7 gestoch. Schlussvignetten, gestoch. Initiale, 37 zum Teil nahezu ganzs. (1 doppelblattgr.) Textkupfern und 16 Kupferstichkarten im Text (1 ganzs., 13 halbs. und doppelblattgr.) und auf 2 doppelblattgr. Tafeln. 9 Bll., 68 S., 20 Bll., 908 S., 45 Bll. Lederband d. Zt. mit kl. bayerischem Wappensupralibros auf Vorderdeckel. 33 x 21,5 cm. Brunet V,1117; Graesse V,246 und VII,275; Sabin 102615. - Erste Gesamtausgabe der Werke des Späthumanisten, Historikers und Handelsherrn Marcus Welser (1558-1614). Enthält die erstmals 1602 erschienene bayerische Geschichte, die Geschichte Augsburgs, die Heiligengeschichte Bayerns, insbesondere Augsburgs und die berühmten Peutingerschen Tafeln, die das weströmische Militärstraßensystem um 375 zeigen (S.717-771, mit 14 Tafeln) sowie Welsers Vita von Christoph Arnoldus, die hier erstmals abgedruckt ist. Diese ist von besonderem Interesse für Amerika, da darin der Aufenthalt Welsers in Venezuela geschildert wird (mit Karte). "The American interest lies in the `Vita` of the author which includes an account of his profit from 1528-1555." (Sabin). - Am Ende 26 Blatter mit typographischem Figurendruck, teils in roten Lettern. Die Kupfer zeigen meist Abbildungen von Altertümern, die Karten Württemberg-Sudbayern, Frankreich, Spanien, Italien und Venezuela. - Etwas berieben, Rückenenden mit kl. Fehlstellen. Kupfertitel verso gestempelt. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Specimen Medicinae Sinicae…

      Engraved vignette on title, 30 engraved plates (some browned), & numerous woodcut illus. in the text. Title printed in red & black. 2 p.l., 48, 99, [9], 54 pp., one blank leaf, 16 pp. Small 4to, fine antique mottled calf (some browning as is usual with this book), spine richly gilt. Frankfurt: J. Zubrodt, 1682. First edition of the first illustrated book on Chinese medicine published in the West, and the second European book on Chinese medicine, preceded only by an anonymous 12mo tract (1671) which contained only the briefest summary of Chinese medical principles with no illustrations. Cleyer's work was the first European book on Chinese medicine to attract significant attention, and the first book to acquaint Europeans with Chinese medical charts. Cleyer's text included a thorough discussion of Chinese theories of the pulse in health, together with theories of acupuncture. The book also contains the first acupuncture charts published in the West. "The book has four main sections: 1. four books by Wang Chu-Ho on the pulse (approximately 200 B.C.); 2. a treatise on the aspects of the tongue in different diseases; 3. an exposition of different drugs prepared by the missionaries, as directed by Chinese authors; and 4. a richly illustrated collection of woodcuts depicting the Chinese doctrine of the pulse and the diagnostic mapping of the tongue, as well as 30 copperplates of Chinese anatomical charts."-Sim, The Heritage of Anesthesia, p. 296. Very good copy. ❧ Garrison-Morton 6492.

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        DIALING: plain, concave, convex, projective, reflective, refractive

      London, printed for Awnsham Churchill, 1682. Shewing, how to make all such dials, and to adorn them with all useful furniture, relating to the course of the sun. Performed, arithmetically, geometrically, instrumentally and mechanically: and illustrated by sculptures, engraven in copper. Comprised in XI. distinct tractates, the contents whereof follow next after the Preface to the Reader. Collected, methodised and published by William Leybourn. FIRST EDITION 1682 of expanded version of Leybourn's Art of Dialling first published in (1669), small folio, approximately 300 x 210 mm, 12 x 8 inches, portrait frontispiece, 23 engraved plates, of which 10 folding, plus 3 engravings in the text, pages: [10], 76, 89-188, [13], 189-192, 12, 181-226, 273-330, pagination is somewhat irregular but register is continuous. Bound in full early calf, rebacked to style with raiswed bands and gilt lettered morocco label, new endpapers, all edges red. Boards slightly worn and rubbed with a few scratches and minor stains, neat repair to 2 corners, margins of frontispiece and title page very lightly marked, lower corner of title page thumbed, lower margins throughout faintly damp stained to varying degrees, most noticeable on the last 13 leaves, a few pale brown stains to upper margin of page 69. A very good copy of the rare expanded edition, complete with all plates and housed in a fine sturdy custom made cloth bound clamshell box, with gilt lettered leather label to spine. William Leybourn (1626-1719) mathematician, was in his time a distinguished land and quantity surveyor (although he began his working life as a printer). Such was his prestige, he was frequently employed to survey the estates of gentlemen, and he also helped to survey the remnants of London after the great fire of 1666. A prolific and eclectic author, his work The Compleat Surveyor, which was first published under that title in 1653 is regarded as a classic of its kind and (in collaboration with one Vincent Wing) the 1649 volume Urania Practica, was the first book in English devoted to astronomy. In our book in the address To The Reader (August 1681) Leybourn explains the sources for some of the text: 'Of the first tractate, the examples are all (or most of them) the same as are Mr. Wells in his Sciographia ... The second tractate was, partly a translation out of Magnon, by Mr. Thomas Gibson: and the third is partly Mr. Samuel Foster's ... The seventh tractate came to my hands in a Latine manuscript of Mr. Samuel Fosters, written with his own hand in anno 1640 ... The ninth tractate is wholly Mr. Samuel Fosters ... The tenth tractate also, is wholly his, and was ... transcribed from a manuscript of his, which he ... entituled Gold ... The eleventh tractate ... is Mr. Fosters also'. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        DIALING: plain, concave, convex, projective, reflective, refractive :

      London printed for Awnsham Churchill 1682 - Shewing, how to make all such dials, and to adorn them with all useful furniture, relating to the course of the sun. Performed, arithmetically, geometrically, instrumentally and mechanically: and illustrated by sculptures, engraven in copper. Comprised in XI. distinct tractates, the contents whereof follow next after the Preface to the Reader. Collected, methodised and published by William Leybourn. FIRST EDITION 1682 of expanded version of Leybourn's Art of Dialling first published in (1669), small folio, approximately 295 x 200 mm, 11½ x 7¾ inches, portrait frontispiece, 23 engraved plates, of which 10 folding, plus 3 engravings in the text, pages: [10], 76, 89-188, [13], 189-192, 12, 181-226, 273-330, pagination is somewhat irregular but register is continuous. Bound in quarter calf over marbled sides, raised bands, gilt rules, tiny gilt motif in compartments, gilt lettered red morocco label. Boards worn with most of marbled paper missing, hinges starting to crack at head and tail, boards holding firmly, small chip at head of spine, portrait margins damaged and leaf laid down inexpertly resulting in some wrinkling to image and margins, pale damp stain in top margin of portrait just affecting printer border, paper joint between endpaper and title page cracked, part of rear endpaper torn away, early inscription and 2 tiny repairs on title page, very occasional small stain to margins, 1 or 2 stains on text, no loss, 2 closed tears to blank part of 1 plate with old paper repairs, tiny closed tears to margins of a few plates, some fore-edge and lower margins just slightly worn or creased, 3 tiny ink stains on 1 plate, 3 small pale stains on 2 others. A good copy of the rare expanded edition, complete with all plates. William Leybourn (1626-1719) mathematician, was in his time a distinguished land and quantity surveyor (although he began his working life as a printer). Such was his prestige, he was frequently employed to survey the estates of gentlemen, and he also helped to survey the remnants of London after the great fire of 1666. A prolific and eclectic author, his work The Compleat Surveyor, which was first published under that title in 1653 is regarded as a classic of its kind and (in collaboration with one Vincent Wing) the 1649 volume Urania Practica, was the first book in English devoted to astronomy. In our book in the address To The Reader (August 1681) Leybourn explains the sources for some of the text: 'Of the first tractate, the examples are all (or most of them) the same as are Mr. Wells in his Sciographia . The second tractate was, partly a translation out of Magnon, by Mr. Thomas Gibson: and the third is partly Mr. Samuel Foster's . The seventh tractate came to my hands in a Latine manuscript of Mr. Samuel Fosters, written with his own hand in anno 1640 . The ninth tractate is wholly Mr. Samuel Fosters . The tenth tractate also, is wholly his, and was . transcribed from a manuscript of his, which he . entituled Gold . The eleventh tractate . is Mr. Fosters also'. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        AUTOS DE FILIACIÓN, NOBLEZA E HIDALGUÍA DE D. JUAN ANTONIO DE LARRUMBE REGIDOR PERPETUO Y VECINO DE LA CIUDAD DE VALLADOLID Y DESCENDIENTE DE LA CASA SOLAR DE LARRUMBE, SITA EN LA NOBLE VILLA DE IKAZTEGIETA QUE SE SABEN POR ANTE LA JUSTICIA ORDINARIA DE ELLA QUE ES EN LA MUY NOBLE Y MUY LEAL PROVINCIA DE GUIPÚZCOA EN CONTRADICTORIO JUICIO CON EL CONSEJO JUSTICIA REGIMIENTO Y VECINOS DE ELLA.

      Valladolid 1682 - Materia: Documento antiguo del siglo XVII. País Vasco. Limpieza de sangre. Autos. Año y lugar: Valladolid, 1682. Descripción física: Folio (31 cm.) Portada, 446 folios, 1 hoja en blanco, 2 folios con sello de placa. Encuadernación pergamino de época. Notas: Preciosos y raros dibujos ornamentales de aves en portada y primera hoja, normalmente en este tipo de documentos se ornamenta con motivos florales. RBS2

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        Formularium et solennitates instrumentorum abbreviatorum et extensorum

      apud Carolum Remenulphum, 1682. Cm. 22, pp. (6) 374 + 1 c.b. Ottima legatura coeva in piena pergamena floscia con titoli ms. al dorso. Trascurabili e sporadici piccoli aloni, peraltro ottimo esemplare. Giovanni Battista Cavallini, giureconsulto nativo di Coimo vicino a Novara, fu attivo nella seconda metà del Cinquecento; ebbe modo di ritagliarsi ampia fama grazie a due practicae di diritto criminale e civile e ad un trattato sui sequestri. La sua opera più significativa fu però questo formulario notarile, stampato per la prima volta nel 1581 e reputato come auterovolissima fonte fino al pieno Settecento. Cfr. Sapori, 607; Iccu..

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        DIALING: plain, concave, convex, projective, reflective, refractive :

      London, printed for Awnsham Churchill, 1682. Shewing, how to make all such dials, and to adorn them with all useful furniture, relating to the course of the sun. Performed, arithmetically, geometrically, instrumentally and mechanically: and illustrated by sculptures, engraven in copper. Comprised in XI. distinct tractates, the contents whereof follow next after the Preface to the Reader. Collected, methodised and published by William Leybourn. FIRST EDITION 1682 of expanded version of Leybourn's Art of Dialling first published in (1669), small folio, approximately 295 x 200 mm, 11½ x 7¾ inches, portrait frontispiece, 23 engraved plates, of which 10 folding, plus 3 engravings in the text, pages: [10], 76, 89-188, [13], 189-192, 12, 181-226, 273-330, pagination is somewhat irregular but register is continuous. Bound in quarter calf over marbled sides, raised bands, gilt rules, tiny gilt motif in compartments, gilt lettered red morocco label. Boards worn with most of marbled paper missing, hinges starting to crack at head and tail, boards holding firmly, small chip at head of spine, portrait margins damaged and leaf laid down inexpertly resulting in some wrinkling to image and margins, pale damp stain in top margin of portrait just affecting printer border, paper joint between endpaper and title page cracked, part of rear endpaper torn away, early inscription and 2 tiny repairs on title page, very occasional small stain to margins, 1 or 2 stains on text, no loss, 2 closed tears to blank part of 1 plate with old paper repairs, tiny closed tears to margins of a few plates, some fore-edge and lower margins just slightly worn or creased, 3 tiny ink stains on 1 plate, 3 small pale stains on 2 others. A good copy of the rare expanded edition, complete with all plates. William Leybourn (1626-1719) mathematician, was in his time a distinguished land and quantity surveyor (although he began his working life as a printer). Such was his prestige, he was frequently employed to survey the estates of gentlemen, and he also helped to survey the remnants of London after the great fire of 1666. A prolific and eclectic author, his work The Compleat Surveyor, which was first published under that title in 1653 is regarded as a classic of its kind and (in collaboration with one Vincent Wing) the 1649 volume Urania Practica, was the first book in English devoted to astronomy. In our book in the address To The Reader (August 1681) Leybourn explains the sources for some of the text: 'Of the first tractate, the examples are all (or most of them) the same as are Mr. Wells in his Sciographia ... The second tractate was, partly a translation out of Magnon, by Mr. Thomas Gibson: and the third is partly Mr. Samuel Foster's ... The seventh tractate came to my hands in a Latine manuscript of Mr. Samuel Fosters, written with his own hand in anno 1640 ... The ninth tractate is wholly Mr. Samuel Fosters ... The tenth tractate also, is wholly his, and was ... transcribed from a manuscript of his, which he ... entituled Gold ... The eleventh tractate ... is Mr. Fosters also'. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        The Compleat Troller, or, The Art Of Trolling. With A Description of all the Utensils, Instruments, Tackling and Materials requisite thereto: With Rules and Directions how to use them. As Also A Brief Account of most of the Principle Rivers In England. By a Lover of the Sport.

      London. Printed by T. James for Tho. Helder. 1682. - 12mo, (in 6's)., 13.6x 8.5cm, The First Edition, [xi],78,[ii]p., 2 text engravings (hooks), trimmed touching the text, (header and collation letters), in several places, rebound in full mottled brown calf, raised bands, gilt titles, blind ruled half panels on the boards, fine condition. (spg) Nobbes was "the earliest. that discoursed at large, and in substantial shape, on it." W&S. This is the true first edition with hook on p.37 pointing outwards and a broken 'E' in the fifth word on the title, not the facsimile of c.1790 often mistaken for a first. Gee. p97. "This work was reprinted in facsimile about 1790, and afterwards was reprinted several times". Heckscher 1445; Sage pp147-148; "Nobbes is commonly called The father of trollers' but from this honourific title, we are by no means to infer that he was the earliest writer on that branch of the sport. He was the earliest, indeed, that discoursed at large, and in a substantial shape, on it, the earliest authoritative professor, but Venables proceeded him, and also Walton, . etc.". W&S 156; Wing N-1193. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Les Isles Philippines 1682.

      1682 - Paris, 1682. Coloured. 150 x 105mm. A charming miniature map of the Philippines, decorated with a sea-battle and a title cartouche in the shape of a scallop shell supported by hippocamps and a merman. Published in the 'Description de l'Univers'.

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        Traité des festins

      Desprée, Paris 1682 - in 12 relié plein chagrin d'époque, dos et plats ornés 18- 230-24 pages. Bel exemplaire de cette rare édition originale. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Traité de la communion sous les deux especes

      - Chez Sebastien Mabre-Cramoisy, A Paris 1682, In-12 (8,5x15,5cm), (8) 461pp. (2), relié. - Edition. una figura nel testo. Legatura in piena marocco cioccolato grani lunghi ca 1860. nervi Indietro lavorato. Parte del titolo e del numero del volume in marocchino rosso. I piatti decorati con diverse reti e rulli di coaching e una vasta fregio floreale. Friesland Indoor. bordi dorati. Carta perfetta freschezza, eventualmente lavato. Molto bella copia non firmata legante master. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale, assez rare. Une vignette de titre et une figure in texte. Reliure en plein maroquin à grains long chocolat ca 1860. Dos à nerfs orné. Pièce de titre et de tomaison en maroquin rouge. Plats décorés de plusieurs filets et roulettes d'encadrement et d'une large frise florale. Frise intérieure. Tranches dorées. Papier d'une fraîcheur parfaite, possiblement lavé. Très bel exemplaire en reliure de maître non signée. La seule espèce désigne la communion par le pain ou le vin. C'est en 1681 que Pierre Jurieu publia son traité sur la communion en une seule espèce au nom du protestantisme. Un an plus tard, Bossuet écrivait un traité rigoureux en prouvant pas des causes certaines que l'église pratiquait l'Eucharistie sous une ou deux espèces sans qu'on ait jamais songé que la soustraction de l'une ou de l'autre nuisit à l'intégrité du sacrement. l'auteur montre qu'il n'y a d'indispensable dans les sacrements que ce qui tient à leur substance ; qu'ainsi l'on n'est pas obligé de faire en les administrant tout ce qu'a fait le Sauveur en les instituant. Le Traité de la Communion, dit Bayle, « m'a paru fort délicat, fort spirituel, et d'une honnêteté envers nous qui ne peut être assez louée ; serré, judicieux, il est déchargé de tout ce qui ne fait pas à la question. » Il n'en résulte pas moins que Bossuet fut ensuite attaqué par plusieurs écrits protestants, et qu'il y eut au XVIIe une véritable querelle autour de cette question pratique du sacrement. NB : Cet ouvrage est disponible à la librairie sur demande sous 48 heures.

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        1682 Life & Reign of King Henry VIII England Martin Luther Catholic v Protestant

      London: Printed by M. Clark for Anne Mearne, 1682. - 1682 Life & Reign of King Henry VIII England Martin Luther Catholic v Protestant “Two beheadings out of six wives is too many.” – Henry VIII of England Edward Herbert was the first Baron of Cherbury during the 17th-century and was an important Anglo-Welsh historian and philosopher. While mostly-known for his treatises on metaphysics, he also composed historical accounts of the kings of England. ‘The Life and Reign of King Henry VIII’ covers a wide range of topics and events occurring during early 16th-century England. Important topics include Catholic influence of Thomas Wolsey, physical changes made to Westminster Cathedral, laws allowing white meat to be eaten during Lent, various treaties signed by Henry VIII, decrees and lives of Popes Julius II and Leo X, rise of Maximillian in the Holy League, a brief discussion on the Council of Trent, Thomas Cromwel and Thomas Cranmer, and much more! However, the most important section in this book is Henry VIII’s interactions with Martin Luther - his opposition to Catholic indulgences, burning of books, abolishment of old mass and composition of new Protestant liturgies, and his appeals to the General Council. According to Lowndes “This work has been ever esteemed one of the best histories in the English language” Item number: #2215 Price: $950 HERBERT, Edward The life and reign of King Henry the Eighth London: Printed by M. Clark for Anne Mearne, 1682. Details: • Collation complete with all pages: [6], 636, [18] • References: Wing H 1506a; Lowndes 1047 • Language: English • Binding: Leather; tight & secure • Size: ~11.75in X 8in (30cm x 20cm) 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! 2215 Photos available upon request [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Carte de la decouverte faite l'an dans l'Amerique Septentrionale

      1682 - The first separate map of the Mississippi River, in its very first publication. 1682. Paris. Louis Jolliet. 393 x 165 mm. Trimmed a little close at the bottom edge, with latitude numbers just touching the edge of the paper in a few places. 35,000 $ The First Map of the Mississippi River, based upon the cartographic renderings of Jolliet and Marquette, published in Thevenot’s Recueil de Voyages in 1682. It became the earliest separate map to depict the expedition of Louis Jolliet and Father Jacques Marquette down the Mississippi River. In 1663, the French government began a more systematized effort to search for furs, minerals, and a shorter route to China. The initial objective was locating the Mississippi River, whose existence was known through Indian reports. An expedition was sent out under the command of Louis Jolliet, a fur trader and explorer, and the Jesuit Father Jacques Marquette. Jolliet and Marquette left Green Bay in May 1673, and by following the courses of the Fox and Wisconsin rivers, reached the upper Mississippi River. Continuing south, they discovered the mouths of the Missouri, Ohio, and Arkansas rivers, before turning back out of fear of encountering a Spanish force. On the return trip, they found a short cut to Lake Michigan by following the Illinois and Des Plaines rivers to a portage at Chicago. Several manuscript maps survive based on the discoveries of the Jolliet and Marquette expedition. This map was first adapted for inclusion in Melchisedech Thevenot’s Recueil des Voyages, Paris, 1681. It shows for the first time on a printed map the Mississippi and its tributaries north of the Arkansas based upon first-hand observation. The depiction of the river between the Arkansas and the gulf is based on speculation. It is also the first map to include the place name Michigan (“Mitchigami”). A second edition of the map (with a different title) appeared in the rare 1689 German translation of Hennepin’s Description de la Louisiane, to which Thevenot’s account of Jolliet and Marquette’s expedition was appended. Both editions of the map are rare. The cartography in the second edition is identical to the first, but in the second state the title and one or two legends have been translated from French into Latin. The Jolliet map is very rare on the market. While the book appears occasionally, this is only the second example of the map we have seen on the market in the past 15 years. Burden, The Mapping of North America, 540; see Heidenreich and Dahl, The French Mapping of North America in the Seventeenth Century, p. 8. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Kst.- Karte, b. Nicolaus Visscher II, "Electoratus Brandenburgi, Mekelenburgi. Et maximae Partis Pomeraniae novissima Tabula. Nicolaus Vißcher exudebat".

      - mit altem Flächenkolorit, nach 1682, 45 x 54,5 Koemann III, S. 180 ( Nr. 118 ); Campbell, Cl. J. Visscher,Nr. 19. Ders. dort:"The wording of the imprint suggests Nicolas Jansz. II and therefore a date after 1679" ( dem Todesjahr von Nicolaus Visscher I ). Zur Datierung: folgt man der Vermutung von Campbell, dann ist für den Erstdruck dieser Karte der Zeitraum von 1679 bis 1682 anzusetzen, denn im Jahr 1682 erhielt Nivolaus Visscher II das Druckprivileg von Holland und Westfriesland ( s. Koemann III, S. 152 ). Hier vorliegend mit dem Druckprivileg, daher nach 1682 zu datieren. - Als Druckplatte wurde die schon von Cl.J. Visscher hergestellte Platte genommen, nur wurde die Staffage komplett verändert ( die 4 Stadtansichten wurden herausgepunzt und im oberen Bereich durch Kartuschen ersetzt. Reste der ursprünglichen Beschriftung sind noch erkennbar ). Der Karteninhalt sonst mit der bereits 1630 erschienenen Karte identisch. - Oben links die Titelkartusche, oben rechts ein Meilenanzeiger. Im Kartenbild maritime Staffage. - Ausgabe ohne Rückseitentext. Sprache: Deutsch

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        Eigentliche Abbildung der Procession, so den 18. Octobris im Jahr Christi 1682, von Urhebung aber des Ertz-Stiffts Saltzburg im Ailffhunderten Jahrs-lauff, vorderst zu Ehrn und schuldigisten danckh der Allerheiligsten Dreyfaltigkheit, ... und Mutter Gottes Mariae, auch der anderen H.H. Landts-Patronen gehalten worden (Domprozession). Orig.Kupferstich v. 2 Platten.

       Blatt 50 x 61 cm. Der großformatige, mehrfach gefaltete Kupferstich zeigt die Teilnehmer der Domprozession bei der 1100 Jahrfeier des Erzstiftes Salzburg unter Erzbischof Max Gandolf von Kuenburg im Jahr 1682. An den Rändern u. Faltstellen rückseitig alt unterlegt u. 2 kleine Fehlstellen, sonst sauberes Exemplar dieser sehr seltenen Darstellung der Prozession. Versand D: 9,00 EUR Prozession Salzburg 1682 Kupferstich Lederwasch Max Gandolf Domprozession

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        Carte de la decouverte faite l'an dans l'Amerique Septentrionale

      The First Map of the Mississippi River, based upon the cartographic renderings of Jolliet and Marquette, published in Thevenot's Recueil de Voyages in 1682. It became the earliest separate map to depict the expedition of Louis Jolliet and Father Jacques Marquette down the Mississippi River. In 1663, the French government began a more systematized effort to search for furs, minerals, and a shorter route to China. The initial objective was locating the Mississippi River, whose existence was known through Indian reports. An expedition was sent out under the command of Louis Jolliet, a fur trader and explorer, and the Jesuit Father Jacques Marquette. Jolliet and Marquette left Green Bay in May 1673, and by following the courses of the Fox and Wisconsin rivers, reached the upper Mississippi River. Continuing south, they discovered the mouths of the Missouri, Ohio, and Arkansas rivers, before turning back out of fear of encountering a Spanish force. On the return trip, they found a short cut to Lake Michigan by following the Illinois and Des Plaines rivers to a portage at Chicago. Several manuscript maps survive based on the discoveries of the Jolliet and Marquette expedition. This map was first adapted for inclusion in Melchisedech Thevenot's Recueil des Voyages, Paris, 1681. It shows for the first time on a printed map the Mississippi and its tributaries north of the Arkansas based upon first-hand observation. The depiction of the river between the Arkansas and the gulf is based on speculation. It is also the first map to include the place name Michigan ("Mitchigami"). A second edition of the map (with a different title) appeared in the rare 1689 German translation of Hennepin's Description de la Louisiane, to which Thevenot's account of Jolliet and Marquette's expedition was appended. Both editions of the map are rare. The cartography in the second edition is identical to the first, but in the second state the title and one or two legends have been translated from French into Latin. The Jolliet map is very rare on the market. While the book appears occasionally, this is only the second example of the map we have seen on the market in the past 15 years. Burden, The Mapping of North America, 540; see Heidenreich and Dahl, The French Mapping of North America in the Seventeenth Century, p. 8.

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        Numismata imperatorum Romanorum praestantiora a Julio Caesare ad Postumum et Tyrannos. I. Tomus Primus: De Romanis aeris; II. Tomus secundus: De averis et argenteis. [TWO VOLUMES].

      Paris, Thomam Moette, 1682.. Two volumes bound in one. Crown quarto (260x195 mm). Pp. (x), 183, (13). With 86 engravings of sesterii; (ii) (verso blank), 180, (14). With 88 engravings of aureii & denarii. Woodcut head- and tail-pieces and initials. Some marginal and interlinear annotations in very neat old hand. Hardcover, rebound with new spine retaining original calf boards, corners renewed, first inner hinge strengthened with cloth tape, no free endpapers, a letter in title rubbed, otherwise very clean interior ample margined, preserved in the original state. ~ Provenance: Felix Béthune (1857-1901), with the heraldic bookplate bearing the Coat-of-Arms of the Béthune family inside cover and with contemporary manuscript inscription. It incorporates a shield with 3 stars, a knight's helmet, and a Baron's crown decorated with 7 pearls. Held by two lions, the shield is surrounded by a circular motto "nec auro, nec armis" ("not with gold, not by weapons"). Felix Béthune was a member of the National Congress of Belgium, Mayor of the city of Courtrai (Kortrijk), and a Senator. In 1845 he received a knighthood from King Leopold, and in 1855 he became a Baron. In 1866 Pope Pius IX granted him the honorary title of a Roman Catholic Count. Lipsius p. 409. Not in Goldsmith. Brunet V, p. 1027: "Ouvrage très-estimé, ainsi que presque tous ceux du même auteur". Cf. Cicognara 3032-3034, listing later editions.

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        De Republyk der Hebreen, of Gemeenebest der Joden. Onder de Wet der Ceremonien en Dienstbaar Jerusalem, Vervolgd op de drie Boeken van de Heer Petrus Cunaeus. Vyt de naargelaten Schriften van Wijlen H.W. Goeree. Four volume set.

      Wilhelmus Goeree; Andreis van Damme; Robbert Blokland, Amsterdam 1682 - Four volume set, published between 1682 and 1704. THE FIRST VOLUME LACKS ONE PLATE. Matching full vellum bindings with hand-lettered spine titles. The first volume has remnants of candle wax on the front cover. The fourth volume has splitting at the exterior hinges, remaining intact. All volumes are somewhat soiled. Minor damp-staining to the edges of some pages. The engraved title of the first volume is ragged at the margin, not affecting the text, and has a small stain. Several pages of the same volume have minor creasing on the edge. Vol. I: published by Wilhelmus Goeree, Amsterdam, 1682. Engraved title, [30] pages, 518 pages of text followed by [26] pages of index including directions to the binder. Illustrated with 16 plates, eight of which are folding. Includes a folding map of Jerusalem, Canaan (dated 1682), Temple of Solomon, etc. One folding plate with a repaired fold which is browned. Lacks single page plate at page 170 titled De Priesterlijke Kleedingen. Vol. II: published by Andreis van Damme, 1704. Engraved title, [22] pages, 558 pages of text followed by [24] pages of index including directions to the binder. Illustrated with 19 plates, seven of which are folding. Vol. III: published by Andreis van Damme, 1704. Engraved title, [38] pages, 495 pages of text followed by [33] pages of index including directions to the binder. Illustrated with 9 plates, eight of which are folding. Includes a folding map of Canaan (dated 1683). Vol. IV: published by Robbert Blokland, 1701. Engraved title, [14] pages, 466 pages of text followed by [18] pages of index including directions to the binder. Illustrated with 11 folding plates. An attractive set. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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