• 1607 BRITANNIA WILLIAM CAMDEN 1ST MAP EDITION 57 COMPLETE MAPS ENGLAND U.K. $$$

    The first edition, written in Latin, was published in 1586. It proved very popular, and ran through five further editions, of 1587, 1590, 1594, 1600 and 1607, each greatly enlarged from its predecessor in both textual content and illustrations.
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  • 1549 MEDICINE PEDANIUS DIOSCORIDES MATERIA MEDICA HERB FRUIT SEA LIFE HOMEOPATHY

    1549; Pedanius Dioscorides, Translated by Jean Ruel; Paris, Pierre Haultin;Parallel Greek/Latin Text ; Full Leather, Re-backed, Preserving most of Original Backstrip; (20/392 Leaves) 40/784 Pages; w4.6"xh6.9";Extremely Rare!
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  • 1563 WORKS SAINT CYPRIAN LEATHER MARTYRS JESUS CHRIST BIBLE REVELATION SAINTS $$

    1563; Saint Cyprian;First Edition ; Rome, Paulus Manutius; Late 17th Century Folio Leather; Complete 26/424/50 Pages;Latin Text; w8.7"xh11.6";Extremely Rare! The text had in fact been extensively interpolated in favor of those supporting the position of absolute papal power.
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  • 1507 LATIN LANGUAGE LAURENTIUS VALLA & 1517 ATTIC NIGHTS AULUS GELLIUS INCUNABLE

    Aulus Gellius (c. 125 – after 180 AD) was a Latin author and grammarian, who was probably born and certainly brought up in Rome. Lorenzo (orLaurentius )Valla (. His only known work, the Attic Nights ( Latin :Noctes Atticae ), takes its name from having been begun during the long nights of a winter which he spent in Attica. ).
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  • 1513 WORKS GIOVANNI PONTANO URANIA ASTRONOMY METEROLOGY POETRY SCIENCE 2ND EDITN

    Pontano's prose and poems were printed by Aldus Manutius at Venice. Pontano's Latin translation of Claudius Ptolemy 's astrological work, theTetrabiblos (orQuadripartitum ) was first printed in 1535 as part of Joachim Camerarius first portfolio edition that also included the Greek text.
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  • 1551 EMBLEMATA ANDREA ALCIATO INVENTOR 1ST EMBLEM BOOK 180 ILLS LOVE ASTROLOGY $

    Andrea Alciato (8 May 1492 – 12 January 1550), commonly known asAlciati (Andreas Alciatus ), was an Italian jurist and writer. LOVE, JUSTICE, THROAT, PRUDENCE, MADNESS,COWARDICE, ASTROLOGY, LUCK, LIFE, HONORE, REVENGE, SCIENCE, SILENCE, TREES, ETC.!
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  • 1526 HOLY ROMAN & GERMAN EMPERORS JOHANN HUTTICH 187 ILLUS COINS CAESAR HISTORY

    Second edition of this important collection of portraits of Roman and Holy German emperors, based on representation of early coins. Great For any History Fan or Collector. Great Gift Idea;491 Years Old!
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  • 1487 INCUNABLE SERMONS SAINTS MEFFRETH 1ST EDITION MEDIEVAL BIBLE GOD JESUS HEL

    He wrote 225 sermons in his lifetime. Meffreth was a 15th century preacher,that produced a number of multi volumed books that where printed in the later portion of the 15th century. There are a number of cross references between him and Aesop as it seems he included examples of the tales of Aesop in his sermons by way of illustrations to help get his point across.
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  • 1632 THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE 2ND FOLIO EDITION PLAY DRAMA

    But 1632 (Spine); William Shakespeare;2nd Folio Edition ; London, Richard Meighen; 21 Pages (39-60)Complete Play ; w8.8"xh13"; Rebound Folio Leather;Extremely Rare! The printing of the Second Folio was done by Thomas Cotes.
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  • 1517 ORPHIC FORGERIES MUSAEUS HERO LEANDER HYMNS ORPHEUS GREEK MYTH HELL OCCULT

    In 450 BC, the playwright Euripides in his playRhesus describes him thus, "Musaeus, too, thy holy citizen, of all men most advanced in lore.". In 380 BC, Plato says in hisIon that poets are inspired by Orpheus and Musaeus but the greater are inspired by Homer.
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  • 1518 ROMAN GEOGRAPHY TOPOGRAPHY MONUMENTS POMPONIUS MELA SOLINUS 1ST ALDINE EDIT

    He was also the first to mention the Orkney Islands. Pomponius exerted a considerable influence on early medieval authors, both on his own account, and because Pliny used and cited his work.". The Itinerarium compiled by Antoninus provides a brief survey of the whole of the Roman Empire.
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  • 1549 LECTURES POETRY LEGER DUCHESNE 1ST EDITION LEATHER PROSE EPISTLES POEMS $$$

    1549; Leger Duchesne;First Edition; Paris, Thomas Richard; Full Rebound Leather; 2/103 Pages blanks; w4.1"xh6.7";Latin Text; Ecxtremely Rare; NO RESERVE! The prose critical treatise interspersed with verse dialogues, and concluding with fifty pages of epigrams, elegies, epitaphs and verse epistles.
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  • 1526 LAZARE DE BAIF ROMAN DRESS & COLOR 1ST EDITION HISTORY CLOTHING GARMENTS $$

    Lazare de Baïf (1496–1547) was aFrench diplomat and humanist. His natural son, Jean-Antoine de Baïf, was born in Venice, while Lazare was French ambassador there. A Beautiful geometric style cover design with some great woodcut initials, nice printer's woodcut device on last page, and a Great Read on Roman Dress, with much on Color!
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  • 1498 Incunabula Epistole Sancti Hieronymi Saint Jerome COMPLETE Pinzi Incunable

    Published: Venice : Donnino Pinzi, 1498 (bibliographical references below date the book between 1498 and 1502). Publisher : Venice : Donnino Pinzi, 1498. Title: Epistole Sancti Hieronymi. Saint Jerome (c.  347 – 420) was an Illyrian Latin Christian priest, confessor, theologian and historian, who also became a Doctor of the Church.
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