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Teutscher Nation Chronic alt und new Vorbilde. Des gantzen teutschenn Landes und Volcker [Voelcker], anfenglich herkomen [herkommen], Grentze und Gelegenheit der Reiche, Furstenthumb, Bisthumb, Stett und Herschafften... by Franck, Sebastian

Frankfurt: Egenholff, 1539 32 nonpaginated pages, followed by 402 leaves numbered in the upper right recto corner (804 pages). Title page with 2/3 of page illustrated. There are 71 small circular portrait illustrations, most appearing as emperors and wi...

From Lloyd Zimmer, Books and Maps

$8,500.00


Summa theologica. by Antoninus, Saint, Archbishop of Florence

[colophon: Argentina (i.e., [Strassburg): Johannem (Reinhard) Grüninger, 1496]. Folio (32.5 cm; 12.5"). Vols. I & II (in one volume) of V. I: [173 of 174] ff. (lacking first leaf of vol. 1); II: [225 of 226] ff. (without the final blank]. Th...

From Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co., LLC (PRB&M)

$8,000.00


SANCTI GREGORII PAPAEI COGNOMENTO MAGNI OPERA OMNIA (17 Vols) by Pope Gregory

Venice: Sumptibus Caroboli, et Pompeati, 1768. Complete 17 volume set, bound in 16 leather folios. First editions. Published Venice: Sumptibus Caroboli, et Pompeati, 1768-1776. Folios, 8 3/4" x 12", full calf skin vellum with gilt embossed spine...

From The Wild Muse

$5,750.00


LES BELLE HEURES DU DUC DE BERRY (FACSIMILIE) by DUC DE BERRY:

FAKSIMILIE VERLAG LUZERN, 2003. THIS FACSIMILIE EDITION IS THE FAITHFUL RECREATION OF THE ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPT THE CLOISTERS, 1954, ACC. NO. 54.1.1 PRESERVED IN THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM, NEW YORK. PUBLISHED IN A SINGLE EDITION OF 980 NUMBERED COPIES, 9...

From Hawkridge Books

£2,750.00


Opus de doctrina temporum: auctius in hac nova editione notis & emendationibus quamplurismus, quas manu sua Codici adscripserat Dionysius Petavius. Cum praefatione & dissertatione de LXX hebdomadibus Joannis Harduini by PETAVII, DIONYSII (DIONYSIUS PETAVIUS, DENNIS PETAU)

Antwerpiae, Apud Georgium Gallet, 1703. 3 vols. Large folio (42x26 cm). Contemporary calf, spines gilt in compartments, morocco title-labels (bindings rubbed; corners bumped, foot and top spines damaged). - Over all in good condition, (a few rare spots t...

From Boekhandel - Antiquariaat Emile Kerssemakers

€1,800.00


Ruperti Abbatis Monasterii Tutiensis, e regione Agrippinae Coloniae Rheni ripa siti, orinis S. Benedicti, viri & vitae sanctimonia, & sacrarum literarum peritia praeclari, commentariorum Apocalypsim Ioannis libri XII. by RUPERTUS TUITIENSIS, (Rupert de Deutz)

Paris: Apud Ambrosium Girault, sub pellicano in via Iacobea, 1545. Hardcover. Small 8vo. ff. [16], 247. Lacking final blank leaf. 20 Woodcut illustrations depicting imagery from the “Apocalypse of John” accompany the text. Occasional woodcut d...

From Robert McDowell Antiquarian Books

$1,800.00


Pratique Des Exercices Spirituels, Tirée Des Oevvres de Sainte Gertrvde. Vtile & profitable à l’Ame devote, qui desire s’avancer à la perfection. Avec plusieurs Meditations & salutaires enseignmens, tant pour les personnes seculieres... by Gertrude, Saint the Great

Gertrude the Great, Saint. (1256-1302) Pratiqve Des Exercices Spiritvels, Tirée Des Oevvres de Sainte Gertrvde. Vtile & profitable à l'Ame devote, qui desire s'avancer à la perfection. Avec plusieurs Meditations & salutaires enseignmens, tant pour les ...

From Calix Books

$1,800.00


Prayer Book / New Testament writings in Ge'ez

No date, though circa mid-late 18th century. 144 leaves (288 pages) on velum leaves, bound in leather. Sinew tied. Mostly black lettering, though with some in red. One full page illustration in color of Madonna and Child. There are a few decorative b...

From Lloyd Zimmer, Books and Maps

$1,500.00


THE CHURCH HISTORY OF ETHIOPIA. WHEREIN AMONG OTHER THINGS, THE TWO GREAT SPLENDID ROMAN MISSIONS INTO THAT EMPIRE ARE PLACED IN THEIR TRUE LIGHT: TO WHICH ARE ADDED, AN EPITOME OF THE DOMINICAN HISTORY OF THAT CHURCH, And an Account of the Practices & Conviction of Maria of the Annunciation Famous Nun of Lisbon by Geddes, Michael (1650-1713)

London: Printed for Ri. Chiswell. Fair. 1696. First Edition. Hardcover. In custom made slipcase. Worn leather covers with rounded corners. Hinges cracked. Covers reinforced with cloth tape & firmly attached. Soiled title page with a few age darkened...

From Nick Bikoff, Bookseller

$1,500.00


Commentaria posthuma. by Schlichtingius, Jonas

Irenopoli [Amsterdam]: sumptibus Irenici Philalethii [Samuel Przypkowski], 1656 [i.e., 1665]. Folio (31.5 cm, 12.44"). 2 vols. in 1. I: [9] ff., 325 pp. (with [3] ff. section titles). II: [2] ff., 427 pp., [28] ff. (with [15] ff. section titles). Pol...

From Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co., LLC (PRB&M)

$1,250.00


A common apologie of the Church of England against the vniust challenges of the ouer-iust sect, commonly called Brownists. Wherein the grounds and defences, of the separation are largely discussed: occasioned, by a late pamphlet published under the Name by Hall, Joseph

London: William Stansby for Henry Fetherstone, 1617 Full title: 'A common apologie of the Church of England against the uniust challenges of the ouer-iust sect, commonly called Brownists. Wherein the grounds and defences, of the separation are largely...

From Defunct Books

$1,200.00


Complete Set of 9 Volumes Domestic Sermons Of Father Gio Paolo Oliva 1689 to 1694 by Gio Paolo Oliva

Original Rare Complete Set of 9 Volumes Printed from 1689 to 1694 -*Domestic Sermons Of Father Gio Paolo Oliva Volume 1 through 9, printed in Venice MDCXCIII 1689 to 1694 in the Italian Language Said privately in the Roman houses of the Society of GIESV '...

From The Franklin Bookstore

$1,200.00


THE HOLY BIBLE Easton Press by From The Vatican Library

Norwalk, Connecticut: Easton Press. 1995. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Fine. Accented in 22kt gold, printed on archival paper with gilded edges, smyth sewing & concealed muslin joints. Bound In full leather with hubbed spines. A Limited...

From Rare Book Cellar

$1,194.97


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