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Rare and attractive atlas of the Low Countries, with the first Leo Belgicus map in its second state

Rare and attractive atlas of the Low Countries, with the first Leo Belgicus map in its second state Rare and attractive atlas of the Low Countries, with the first Leo Belgicus map in its second state Rare and attractive atlas of the Low Countries, with the first Leo Belgicus map in its second state Rare and attractive atlas of the Low Countries, with the first Leo Belgicus map in its second state Rare and attractive atlas of the Low Countries, with the first Leo Belgicus map in its second state View picture(s)

1 AITZING (EYTZINGER), Michael von.
Belgici Leonis chorographia das ist ein newe landt beschreibung des Belgischen Lewen, in XVII Provincien des gantzen Niderlandts außgetheylet.
(Colophon: Cologne, Franz Hogenberg), 1587. Small folio (28.5 x 19.5 cm). Contemporary limp sheepskin parchment, folded in at the fore-edge, straight-sewn on 4 slotted thongs laced through the parchment, leather thong ties. With engraved title-page, large folding engraved Leo Belgicus map (39 x 46 cm), 8 double-page engraved portraits and 17 numbered double-page engraved maps, each portrait and map printed on the inside of an integral bifolium with the accompanying text on the reverse. Set in fraktur and Schwabacher types with 1 roman and several gothic woodcut decorated initials. [52] ll. Full description >>

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Rare pocket-atlas of the "Batavian Republic", with 9 hand-coloured maps

Rare pocket-atlas of the "Batavian Republic", with 9 hand-coloured maps Rare pocket-atlas of the "Batavian Republic", with 9 hand-coloured maps Rare pocket-atlas of the "Batavian Republic", with 9 hand-coloured maps Rare pocket-atlas of the "Batavian Republic", with 9 hand-coloured maps Rare pocket-atlas of the "Batavian Republic", with 9 hand-coloured maps View picture(s)

2 [ATLAS - NETHERLANDS].
Nieuwe zak-atlas der Bataafsche Republiek, volgends derzelver tegenwoordige verdeling in departementen en ringen.
Leiden, David du Mortier and Son, 1800. Narrow 8vo (16 x 6.5 cm). Contemporary red half sheepskin, sprinkled sides. With 9 hand-coloured folding engraved maps (ca. 16 x 20 cm). [8] pp. text. Full description >>

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Rare print series by celebrated marine painter Ludolf Bakhuizen

Rare print series by celebrated marine painter Ludolf Bakhuizen Rare print series by celebrated marine painter Ludolf Bakhuizen Rare print series by celebrated marine painter Ludolf Bakhuizen Rare print series by celebrated marine painter Ludolf Bakhuizen View picture(s)

3 BAKHUIZEN (BACKHUYSEN), Ludolf.
d'Y Stroom, en zeegezichten.
Amsterdam, "1701" [= ca. 1751]. Foolscap oblong 1mo (33 x 42 cm). Loose sheets (formerly side-stitched through 2 holes) inserted in modern portfolio. Untrimmed, leaving all deckles intact. Engraved calligraphic title-page (16.5 x 23.8 cm), mezzotint portrait of Bakhuizen (18.5 x 14.4 cm), probably by Jacob Gole, with a 4-line Latin verse by Joan van Broekhuizen printed from a separate plate, and 10 etched plates, the first with a 6-line Dutch verse by Bakhuizen printed from a separate plate. The first plate measures 19.7 x 25.9 cm, the others ca. 17.5 x 23.5 cm. [12] engraved ll. Full description >>

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Four fine engraved series of models of architectural ornamentation, bound together in contemporary vellum

Four fine engraved series of models of architectural ornamentation, bound together in contemporary vellum Four fine engraved series of models of architectural ornamentation, bound together in contemporary vellum Four fine engraved series of models of architectural ornamentation, bound together in contemporary vellum Four fine engraved series of models of architectural ornamentation, bound together in contemporary vellum Four fine engraved series of models of architectural ornamentation, bound together in contemporary vellum View picture(s)

4 BARBET, Jean.
Livre d'architecture d'autels, et de cheminees.
"Paris", sold by Cornelis Danckerts in Amsterdam, 1641. 4 works in volume. Folio (32 x 20 cm). Contemporary vellum. Series of 20 numbered engravings, including the title-print (the text in an architectural frame in the form of an alter with many figures), Barbet's dedication to Cardinal Richelieu, a note to the reader and 17 finely designed and engraved altars and chimney pieces, richly adorned with ornaments, sculpture and paintings. 20; 16; [1], 12; [1], 12 engr. ll. Full description >>

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Dutch edition of Barrow's Travels in China

Dutch edition of Barrow's Travels in China Dutch edition of Barrow's Travels in China Dutch edition of Barrow's Travels in China Dutch edition of Barrow's Travels in China Dutch edition of Barrow's Travels in China View picture(s)

5 BARROW, John.
Reizen in China, ...
Haarlem, François Bohn, 1807-1809. 3 volumes. 8vo. Original publisher's boards covered with red sprinkled paper, with traces of the printed spine labels, with the printed notice of volume 2 in volume 1. These were probably intended as temporary bindings, loosely straight-sewn 2-on on parchment tapes. With 10 engraved plates (6 folding, 1 double-page) by D. Veelwaard and L. Portman after William Alexander, the double-page plate with 2 portraits hand-coloured, 4 leaves with engraved music, and several woodcut and engraved illustrations in the text. VIII, 288; VI, 334; VI, 341, [1] pp. Full description >>

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Pieter Bast’s celebrated map of Amsterdam in bird's eye view: "Bast's print is no mere representation; it is a portrait"

Pieter Bast’s celebrated  map of Amsterdam in bird's eye view: "Bast's print is no mere representation; it is a portrait" View picture(s)

6 [MAP - NETHERLANDS - AMSTERDAM]. BAST, Pieter.
Amstelodamum urbs Hollandiae primaria, emporium totius Europae celeberrimum.
Amsterdam, Claes Jansz. Visscher, [ca. 1618]. Mounted on linen. Large engraved map of Amsterdam in the form of a bird's eye view (scale: 1:2200), printed on 4 sheets (94 x 82.5 cm as assembled). With the title across the head, the crowned coats of arms of the province of Holland (upper left) and city of Amsterdam (upper right), the latter above a scrollwork cartouche with a Latin dedication by Herman Allard to the Amsterdam burgomasters. At lower right a key to 150 numbered buildings, bridges, streets, canals etc. At the foot, right of the centre, a 32-point compass and a cartouche, surmounted by Neptune, with a 12-line Latin text above a scale of 50 Roman passus and Bast's signature ("Petrus Bastius fecit"). The foreground with dozens of ships of all sizes and classes, many under sail. Full description >>

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Calligraphic prayerbook by French master writer in a fine binding. Dedicated to the wife of Geoffroy Chalut de Vérin, who corresponded with Franklin

Calligraphic prayerbook by French master writer in a fine binding. Dedicated to the wife of Geoffroy Chalut de Vérin, who corresponded with Franklin Calligraphic prayerbook by French master writer in a fine binding. Dedicated to the wife of Geoffroy Chalut de Vérin, who corresponded with Franklin Calligraphic prayerbook by French master writer in a fine binding. Dedicated to the wife of Geoffroy Chalut de Vérin, who corresponded with Franklin Calligraphic prayerbook by French master writer in a fine binding. Dedicated to the wife of Geoffroy Chalut de Vérin, who corresponded with Franklin Calligraphic prayerbook by French master writer in a fine binding. Dedicated to the wife of Geoffroy Chalut de Vérin, who corresponded with Franklin View picture(s)

7 [MANUSCRIPT - CALLIGRAPHY - PRAYERBOOK]. BERNY DE NOGENT, Pierre-Jean-Paul.
Exercice du chretien a l'usage de Rome avec des reflexions des sonnets chretiens et des sentences de l'ecriture sainte. Dedié à Madame Chalut de Vérin.
France [Paris?], 1753. Small 8vo (15 x 9.5 cm). Early 19th-century black morocco, richly gold-tooled covers with in the centre a lozenge-shaped ornament made up of fleurons and small tools, 4 triangular corner pieces of the same design, all within a dentelle border with pointillé tooling, flat gold-tooled spine with red morocco title label, lettered in gold, gilt edges and turn-ins, pink silk endpapers. Preserved in black morocco pull-of case (Riviere & Son). With the title-page set in a decorative black painted border containing the crowned arms of Chalut de Vérin (?) on top and a cross with the Lamb of God below, all other leaves set in decorative woodcut borders in pink and green. 61 ll. ([title-page], 3-38, [1], 39-61 ll. lacking second preliminary leaf, blank?). Full description >>

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With 154 plates showing the mechanisms of mills, waterworks, etc.

With 154 plates showing the mechanisms of mills, waterworks, etc. With 154 plates showing the mechanisms of mills, waterworks, etc. With 154 plates showing the mechanisms of mills, waterworks, etc. With 154 plates showing the mechanisms of mills, waterworks, etc. View picture(s)

8 BÖCKLER, Georg Andreas.
Theatrum machinarum novum, exhibens aquarias, alatas, iumentarias, manuarias; pedibus, ac ponderibus versatiles, plures, et diversas molas.
Cologne, Paul Fürst, 1662. Folio. Contemporary mottled, tanned sheepskin on 6 cords, gold-tooled spine and board edges, red and brown sprinkled edges. With engraved title-page by V. Sommer and 154 numbered engraved plates (ca. 25 x 19 cm) by Balthasar Schwan and Eberhard Kieser, some with text in German, a woodcut tailpiece and decorated woodcut initials. [10], 55, [1] pp. Full description >>

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Rare set of beautiful views of a journey to India, by way of Egypt and Arabia, including views of Aden, a group of Arabs and Suez

Rare set of beautiful views of a journey to India, by way of Egypt and Arabia, including views of Aden, a group of Arabs and Suez Rare set of beautiful views of a journey to India, by way of Egypt and Arabia, including views of Aden, a group of Arabs and Suez Rare set of beautiful views of a journey to India, by way of Egypt and Arabia, including views of Aden, a group of Arabs and Suez Rare set of beautiful views of a journey to India, by way of Egypt and Arabia, including views of Aden, a group of Arabs and Suez Rare set of beautiful views of a journey to India, by way of Egypt and Arabia, including views of Aden, a group of Arabs and Suez View picture(s)

9 BROUGHTON, Frances and William Alfred DELAMOTTE.
Views of the overland journey to India from original sketches.
London, Charles Chabot, [1847/48]. Original publisher's lithographed wrappers. Kept in modern brown cloth portfolio. 12 tinted lithographed plates on unwatermared wove paper (28 x 38), including a title-page and 11 views. All lithographs printed from a zinc plate by William Alfred Delamotte after drawings by Frances Broughton. Full description >>

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A rare pocket atlas for officers and travellers, with 25 maps

A rare pocket atlas for officers and travellers, with 25 maps A rare pocket atlas for officers and travellers, with 25 maps A rare pocket atlas for officers and travellers, with 25 maps A rare pocket atlas for officers and travellers, with 25 maps A rare pocket atlas for officers and travellers, with 25 maps View picture(s)

10 [ATLAS - EUROPE]. CLEYNHENS, Bernardus.
Accuraat geografisch kaart-boekje of zak-atlas van het keyzerryk en geheel Duytsland, de Oostenrykse Nederlanden, nevens een groot gedeelte van Vrankryk, het Canaal, de hoek van Engeland, en verder aangrenzende landschappen; alwaar den tegenwoordigen oorlog gevoerd wordt.
Haarlem, Bernardus Cleynhens, [ca. 1747?]. Small 8vo (16 x 10 cm). Half textured red cloth (ca. 1860?), sewn on 2 tapes, chemical-marbled sides in brown and blue. With 25 double-page engraved maps (2 overview maps, the second serving as a key to the 23 numbered detail maps), and an engraved plate with 8 scales, all hand-coloured, partly in outline. The 2 overview maps, slightly wider than the others, have a flap folded in at each side. Further with 1 rococo woodcut tailpiece, 1 woodcut decorated initial, and a fleuron on the title-page. 40, 23, [1 blank] pp. plus maps and plate of scales. Full description >>

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273 coats of arms 1266-1753, including the Governors of the Dutch East Indies 1610-1743

273 coats of arms 1266-1753, including the Governors of the Dutch East Indies 1610-1743 273 coats of arms 1266-1753, including the Governors of the Dutch East Indies 1610-1743 273 coats of arms 1266-1753, including the Governors of the Dutch East Indies 1610-1743 273 coats of arms 1266-1753, including the Governors of the Dutch East Indies 1610-1743 273 coats of arms 1266-1753, including the Governors of the Dutch East Indies 1610-1743 View picture(s)

11 [MANUSCRIPT - COAT OF ARMS - LOW COUNTRIES].
[Armorial of the Bishopric of Liège and of officials of and associated with the Low Countries].
[Utrecht or vicinity?, ca. 1740-ca. 1753]. Folio in 6s (33 x 21.5 cm). Contemporary blind-tooled sprinkled calf sewn on 6 cords. Manuscript armorial with 273 coats of arms (plus 7 with names and information but with the arms left blank), nearly all coloured and (where appropriate) with gold and silver, the dated ones ranging from 1266 to 1753, including the Bishops of Liège, Stadtholders and other leading officials of Holland, West Friesland and Zeeland, Governors of the Dutch East Indies, Teutonic Knights of the Order of Jerusalem and representatives at the Congress of Utrecht, 1712-1713. [78] ll. Full description >>

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Hand-coloured devotional prints series after Maerten de Vos

Hand-coloured devotional prints series after Maerten de Vos Hand-coloured devotional prints series after Maerten de Vos Hand-coloured devotional prints series after Maerten de Vos Hand-coloured devotional prints series after Maerten de Vos Hand-coloured devotional prints series after Maerten de Vos View picture(s)

12 COLLAERT, Adriaen.
Vita Iesu Salvatoris, varijs iconibus ab Adriano Collart expressa.
[Antwerp], Adriaen Collaert, [ca. 1600]. Small 8vo (13.5 x 8.5 cm). Modern sheepskin parchment. With engraved title-page highlighted with gold, and 35 numbered engraved plates, crudely coloured by a contemporary hand and highlighted with gold. All illustrations with captions from the New Testament below. [1], [35] ll. Full description >>

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3 Princes of Orange, with much information on the Dutch in Brazil and illustrated with 80 double-page plates beautifully hand-coloured

3 Princes of Orange, with much information on the Dutch in Brazil and illustrated with 80 double-page plates beautifully hand-coloured 3 Princes of Orange, with much information on the Dutch in Brazil and illustrated with 80 double-page plates beautifully hand-coloured 3 Princes of Orange, with much information on the Dutch in Brazil and illustrated with 80 double-page plates beautifully hand-coloured 3 Princes of Orange, with much information on the Dutch in Brazil and illustrated with 80 double-page plates beautifully hand-coloured 3 Princes of Orange, with much information on the Dutch in Brazil and illustrated with 80 double-page plates beautifully hand-coloured View picture(s)

13 COMMELIN, Isaac.
[engraved title-page:] Fredrick Hendrick van Nassauw Prince va[n] Orangien zyn leven en bedryf.
Amsterdam, Jodocus Janssonius, 1651 (colophon: printed by Paulus Matthijsz., 1651). With an engraved title-page (portraying Frederik Hendrik with dozens of allegorical figures, a view in the background and a battle scene in a cartouche at the foot), 2 letterpress divisional-titles for the 2 parts, the first in red and black, a full-page engraved portrait of Frederik Hendrik, and 34 double-page (or in 2 cases larger folding) engraved plates. Further with a large woodcut tailpiece (plus 1 repeat) and a few large woodcut decorated initials (3 series). All engravings beautifully coloured by a contemporary hand and most highlighted with gold. [8], 276, [6]; [1], [1 blank], 216, [4]; [6], 104, [2]; [2], 420, [3], [1 blank] pp. Full description >>

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A great source for Russian history and foreign relations

A great source for Russian history and foreign relations A great source for Russian history and foreign relations A great source for Russian history and foreign relations A great source for Russian history and foreign relations A great source for Russian history and foreign relations View picture(s)

14 [COYETT, Balthasar].
Historisch verhael, of beschryving van de voyagie, gedaen onder de suite van den heere Koenraad van Klenk, extraordinaris ambassadeur ... aan zijne zaarsche majesteyt van Moscovien.
Amsterdam, Jan Claesz ten Hoorn, 1677. 4to. 19th-century boards. With etched frontispiece and 6 etched folding plates by Romeyn de Hooghe. [8], 214 [= 220] pp. Full description >>

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A Jesuit refutation of Descartes's vortex theory, presented as a novel of space travel

A Jesuit refutation of Descartes's vortex theory, presented as a novel of space travel A Jesuit refutation of Descartes's vortex theory, presented as a novel of space travel A Jesuit refutation of Descartes's vortex theory, presented as a novel of space travel A Jesuit refutation of Descartes's vortex theory, presented as a novel of space travel A Jesuit refutation of Descartes's vortex theory, presented as a novel of space travel View picture(s)

15 [DANIEL, Gabriel].
Reize door de wereld van Deskartes.
Rotterdam, Barent Bos, 1700. 8vo. Contemporary mottled calf, gold-tooled spine and board edges, marbled edges. With title-page printed in red and black, and 16 astronomical woodcuts in the text. [32], 398, [2], 52, [4] pp. Full description >>

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Scarce work on comets by Galileo's successor, prompted by the spectacular comet of 1618

Scarce work on comets by Galileo's successor, prompted by the spectacular comet of 1618 Scarce work on comets by Galileo's successor, prompted by the spectacular comet of 1618 Scarce work on comets by Galileo's successor, prompted by the spectacular comet of 1618 Scarce work on comets by Galileo's successor, prompted by the spectacular comet of 1618 Scarce work on comets by Galileo's successor, prompted by the spectacular comet of 1618 View picture(s)

16 GLORIOSO, Giovanni Camillo.
De cometis dissertatio astronomico-physica publice habita in gymnasio Patavino anno domini MDCXIX.
Venice, Giovanni & Varisco Varisco, 1624. 4to. Contemporary limp sheepskin parchment, sewn on 3 cords, remnants of leather thong ties, manuscript spine-title. Title-page in red and black with woodcut device (crowned mermaid in scrollwork cartouche), numerous woodcut illustrations in the text (mostly diagrams), further with several fine woodcut decorated initials (6 series, one initial signed "TRIS" and another "ISRT"?), headpieces built up from cast fleurons and woodcut tailpieces. Set in roman type with the dedication and index in italic. [8], "288" [= 290], [2] pp. Full description >>

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Very rare Dutch edition of "one of the most influential early books on China"

Very rare Dutch edition of "one of the most influential early books on China" Very rare Dutch edition of "one of the most influential early books on China" Very rare Dutch edition of "one of the most influential early books on China" View picture(s)

17 GONZÁLEZ DE MENDOZA, Juan.
De historie ofte beschijvinghe van het groote rijck van China.
Amsterdam, Cornelis Claesz [printed by Jacob Cornelisz Vennecool, Delft], "1595" [= 1596/99]. 8vo. Modern polished tan calf, gold-tooled spine, blind-tooled sides, red sprinkled edges. With an arabesque ornament on title-page (probably a casting made from a woodcut). 197, [1 blank] pp. Full description >>

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First English edition of a medical treatise on Spanish fly

First English edition of a medical treatise on Spanish fly First English edition of a medical treatise on Spanish fly View picture(s)

18 GROENVELT, Joannes (John GREENFIELD or GROENVELD).
A treatise of the safe, internal use of cantharides in the practice of physick. … Now translated into English with his approbation, by John Marten, ...
London, Jeffrey Wale, John Isted, 1706. 8vo. 19th-century tanned half sheepskin, tree-marbled paper sides. [40], 363, [3] pp. Full description >>

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First edition of a devotional emblem book with an engraved title-page drawn by Rubens, splendidly bound for the Abbot of Kremsmünster Abbey

First edition of a devotional emblem book with an engraved title-page drawn by Rubens, splendidly bound for the Abbot of Kremsmünster Abbey First edition of a devotional emblem book with an engraved title-page drawn by Rubens, splendidly bound for the Abbot of Kremsmünster Abbey First edition of a devotional emblem book with an engraved title-page drawn by Rubens, splendidly bound for the Abbot of Kremsmünster Abbey First edition of a devotional emblem book with an engraved title-page drawn by Rubens, splendidly bound for the Abbot of Kremsmünster Abbey View picture(s)

19 HAEFTEN, Benedictus van.
Regia via crucis.
Antwerp, Balthasar Moretus (Officina Plantiniana), 1635. 8vo (18 x 11.5 x 4 cm). Richly gold-tooled calf (ca. 1665), sewn on 3 cords, each board with the arms of (apparently) Abbot Placidus Buechauer (1611-1669) of Kremsmünster supported by a boar (dexter) and a rampant talbot (sinister), each on its own shield, with a long-horned bull in another shield below the main arms, flanked by the letters P.A and Z.K (Placidus Abt zu Kremsmünster); richly gold-tooled spine decorated as a single surface with 3 subursts (the divisions between them do not correspond to the sewing stations); gold-tooled board edges and turn-ins; in total hundreds of impressions of dozens of tools. Further with gilt and elaborately gauffered edges (grape vines with about 20 bunches of grapes), traces of leather ties. With integral engraved title-page showing Christ, Saint Teresa of Avila and 2 unidentified men, each of the four bearing a cross), the title above a cartouche with the chi-rho monogram and "In hoc signo vinces", 38 full-page emblematic engravings on integral leaves, the Plantin-Moretus woodcut compasses device (in a cartouche flanked by a male and a female figure), woodcut tailpieces, numerous woodcut initials (3 series, 2 with religious figures). XL, 404, [26], [2 blank] pp. Full description >>

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18th-century manuscript map of part of the Lek River

18th-century manuscript map of part of the Lek River View picture(s)

20 [MAP - NETHERLANDS - MANUSCRIPT]. HATTUM, Dirk van.
Kaarte en aftekening van het rivier vak beneeden het Tienhovense Veer met de aanleggende krib, en rijswerken.
[Netherlands], August 1792. Manuscript map in pen, ink and colour washes on paper (52.5 x 73.5 cm), with a compass rose (north below right), the names of the regions, and a scale (100 Stichtse roeden = 184 mm, giving a scale of about 1:2000) below left. Signed "Dk. van Hattum Geadmitt. Landmeeter Dijkms van voors. Leijkendijk" in lower right corner. Full description >>

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