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Aurea Catena Homeri By Hamilton; Wheeler The Aurea Catena Homeri, written in German by Dr. Anton Josef Kirchweger, was first printed in , though it. “The golden chain of Homer” (Aurea Catena Homeri), from the edition of Aurea Catena, which is a book of Alchemy describing the origin of nature and. Aurea Catena Homeri oder, Eine Beschreibung von dem Ursprung der Natur und natürlichen Dingen is an hermetical book edited by Anton Josef Kirchweger in.

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He was also the first commentator of his friend, Ariosto. Antiquariat Norbert Haas ]. His best-known works include Del modo di comporre in versiCommentari della lingua italianaand the wonderful illustrated book, Le imprese illustri, containing copper-engravings of emblems and devices Mortimer, Harvard Italian, Aurfa plate is illustrated with insects, small animals, flowers, fruits, homri, etc, most have captions in Latin.

Amsterdam, Johannes Janssonius, [altered in manuscript to ]. Opticae, sive perspectivae, pars prima: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck ].

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He only knows of 2 copies. Late nineteenth-century armorial bookplate on front pastedown, ink inscription of the grandson of the owner of the bookplate. It does not contain the Enchiridion Parium, which, although mentioned on the title-page, is usually not bound with.

Gold-tooled orange morocco ca. Edges of covers rubbed, light dampstain in bottom margin of first twenty or so leaves. Rare early editions of Marolois’s works, issued with a general title-page and in a contemporary binding. Rand rechts unten ebenfalls hinterlegt.

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Librairie Le Feu Follet ]. The present emblem book is of interest not only for its fine, early copper-plates, but also for its poetry by Georgette de Montenay, one of the few women poets of the 16th century. Bartholomew’s Day massacre in limited the distribution of her book. In the same year, he also wrote De potestate Indicationis quam morbi causa praescribit.


In the wine world, Bock is noted for having the first documented use of the modern word Riesling in when it was mentioned in his Latin herbal. Indice de gl’uomini illustri, del Sig.

Instead of following Dioscorides as was traditional, he developed his own system to classify plants. Louis had several reasons for creating such a symbol of extravagant opulence and stately grandeur, and for shifting the seat of the monarch. It provides a significant source for the first half of the of the 15th century, recounting in considerable detail the civil war between the houses of Espao and Burgundy, the occcupation of Paris and Normandy by the English, the exploits of Joan of Arc and the ending of the Hundred Years War.

Lower third of the title page lacking, with soiling, worming and chipping to the rest of the page, which is mounted on a laid sheet.

Louis settled espakl the royal hunting lodge at Versailleswhich had been acquired by Louis XIII inand over the following decades expanded it into the largest palace and grounds in the world. Minor worming to the table of contents with just an occasional loss of a letter. Felix Platter bringt in seinem anatomischen Lehrbuch von ebenfalls, als zweiter, Kinderskelette, die ohne Coiter kaum denkbar sind [. Book Nine was translated by Claude Colet.

A very fine copy, of generous margins, and only small traces of foxing. First edition of a beautiful emblem book. She was an ardent Protestant, and the religious persecutions following the St. The second work, on civil law, is illustrated with an attractive series of full-page woodcuts.


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All edges gilt and gilt stamped bind edge. Bock apparently traveled widely through the German region observing the plants for himself, since he includes ecological and distributional observations.

In quatuor evangelia ex vetustissimorum codicum colatione, quantum licuit emendatiores quam hactenus in lucem editae. Bindings worn but skillfully repaired. Rebound Leather, Folio large woodcut on title, vatena 4 ll.

Peter Grosell, Antiquarian Bookseller ]. He is also known as Alessio Espao, or Alexis of Piedmont. One copy formely in the library of C. Isocratis Sentientiae Graecolatinae, additis, ubi operae precium visum est, Annotationibus notatisque locis, ad quos illae quantum quidem nedessaria brevitas passa est non incommode refferri posse videantur.

One of two books only made by Castellano Ferrer, a Doctor from Murcia Spain ; as is to be expected from a 16th century Spanish medicine text, it covers a great many deal of subjects on the most common causes for diseases, as such, a practical treatise for the use of doctors.

He became the prince’s physician and caretaker of the kitchen garden of the count palatine and in espao, a life-time position as a Lutheran minister in nearby Hornbach es;aol he stayed up to his death in Title in red and black and with handcoloured title-vignette, together with numerous handcoloured woodcuts of plants.