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THE HOLY BYBLE ( BIBLE ) CONTEYNING THE OLDE AND NEWE TESTAMENT. Whereunto is joyned the whole service, used in the Church of England. 1577. Set foorth by aucthoritie. by HOLY BIBLE, BISHOPS' VERSION.:

London, imprinted R. Jugge, Printer to the Queenes Majestie, cum privilegio Regiae Maiestatis,1577.. Bishops' version, 1577, LACKS FIRST TITLE PAGE, according to Darlow and Moule no copy containing the general title can now be traced. Small 4to, bound…

From Roger Middleton



London, printed by Adam Islip, at the charges of Thomas Wight, 1598.. In this Impression you shall find these Additions: 1, His Portraiture and Progenie shewed. 2, His Life collected. 3, Arguments to every Booke gathered. 4, Old and obscure Words explane…

From Roger Middleton



London, George Bishop, Ralph Newberie and Robert Barker, 1598.. TITLE CONTINUED: made by sea or ouer-land, to the remote and farthest distant quarters of the earth, at any time within the compasse of these 1500. yeeres: deuided into three seuerall volume…

From Roger Middleton


Von Kayserlichem Kriegssrechten, Malefitz und Schuldhandlen.. by Fronsperger, Leonhardt; Amman, Jost, Plates

1565. Frankfurt, 1565. 3rd ed with 6 plates by Amman. Frankfurt, 1565. 3rd ed with 6 plates by Amman. Well-Illustrated Digest of the Military Law and Practice of the Holy Roman Empire Fronsberger, Leonhardt. [Amman, Jost (1539-1591), Illustrations]. Von …

From The Lawbook Exchange Ltd


Institutionum [bound with] Infortianum [and] Digestum Novum, 1553-56 by Justinian I, Emperor of the East

1551. Lyon: Hugues de La Porte, 1553-1556. 4 vols in 3. Lyon: Hugues de La Porte, 1553-1556. 4 vols in 3. A Collection of Texts from the Corpus Juris Civilis in Handsome Uniform Contemporary Paneled Pigskin Bindings Justinian I [483-565 CE], Emperor of t…

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DEUX LIVRES DES VENINS, ausquels il est amplement discouru des bestes venimeuses, theriaques, poisons & contrepoisons / par Jaques Grevin de Clermont en Beauvaisis, medecin a Paris. by GREVIN (Jacques) and NICANDER .:

Antwerp, Christopher Plantin, 1568. (Colophon dated 1567).. Ensemble, Les uvres de NICANDRE, medecin & poete Grec, traduictes en vers francois. Two works bound together as usual. The poem by Nicander precedes Des Venins with a separate title page dated…

From Roger Middleton


Opera, Quaecumque Hactenus vel in lucem prodierunt, vel inueniri potuerunt omnia by Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa von Nettesheim

Text chiefly in Latin (with some words in Greek and Hebrew). Illustrated with woodcut medallion portrait of Agrippa on verso of both title pages and numerous woodcuts and diagrams in text. Thick 8vo. Bound in ½-blind-stamped pigskin (late 16th- or early …

From George Robert Minkoff, Inc.


The Actis And Constitutiounis of the Realme of Scotland maid in Parliamentis haldin be the rycht excellent, hie and mychtie princeis Kingis Iames the First, Secund, thrid, Feird, Fyft, and in tyme of Marie now Quene of Scottis, viseit, correctit, and extr by SCOTLAND. LAWS & STATUTES

[Edinburgh: Robert Lekpreuik, 28 November, 1566., 1566. folio. ff. [14], ii-cxxii, cxxiiii-cxlv, [1], cxlvi-clviii, [2], clix-clxviii, [2], clxix-clxxxii. lacking initial blank & blank c4. woodcut title. woodcut initials. black letter. 19th century ru…

From D & E Lake Ltd. (ABAC, ILAB)


Histoire des Plantes, en laquelle est contenue la description entière des herbes, c'est à dire, leur especes, forme, noms, temperament, vertus & operations. [-] Nouvellement traduite de bas Aleman en François par Charles de l'Escluse. by Dodonaeus, R. (C. Clusius, translator & contributor). - The very first independent work by Clusius, first & only French edition

The very first independent work by Clusius Dodonaeus, R. (C. Clusius, translator & contributor). Histoire des Plantes, en laquelle est contenue la description entière des herbes, c'est à dire, leur especes, forme, noms, temperament, vertus & operations.…

From Acanthus Antiquariaat


Orationi, Militari. Raccolte Per M. Remigio Fiorentino, da Tutti gli Historici. Greci e Latini, Antichi e Moderni con gli Argomenti chi Dichiarono l'Occasioni per le Quali Elle Furono Fatte.. by Nannini, Remigio [1521-1581]

Venice: Gabriel Giolito de Ferrari, 1557. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo. Vellum. Title in gilt on green calf label on spine. [32] 740 p.p. Slightly bumped spine and edges. Some soiling to boards and extremities. Light foxing, some y…

From Minotavros Books



Paris J. Badius Ascenius, 1517.. SECOND EDITION 1517, edited by Ivo Cavellatus. Latin text, small 4to, approximately 190 x 135 mm, 7½ x 5¼ inches, leaves: [8], 1-101, plus last blank leaf, numbered on rectos only. Woodcut printer's device on title-pag…

From Roger Middleton


Comentari della Moscovia by HERBERSTEIN, Sigmund, Freiherr von (1486-1566)

HERBERSTEIN, Sigmund, Freiherr von (1486-1566). Comentari della Moscovia. Venice: Niccolò Bascarini, for Giovanni Battista Pederzano, 1550. The engraved coat of arms of Baron Herberstein on the title page and woodcuts are hand-colored. In Italian. Parchm…

From Alexandru Matveev


Caij Julij Cesaris des grossmechtigen ersten Römischen Keysers Historien von Gallier und der Römer Burgerische Krieg: so er selbst beschrieben: und seiner ritterlichen tugent gefüret hat. by CAESAR, Gaius Julius

Mainz, Johannem Schöffer, 1530. Folio. (32),+ CLXIII ll. Richly illustrated with 115 wood cuts in pagination, of which 14 are full page, and with wood cut device of Schöffer. Minor stain in margins, some spotting, more on ll. 40-41, 45-48. Paper repair…

From Centralantikvariatet


Carcer d’amore traducto dal magnifico Miser Lelio de Manfredi ferrarese: de idioma spagnolo in lingua materna: novamente stampato by [San Pedro Diego Fernandez de (ca. 1437 – ca. 1498)]

8° (mm 153x104); cc. (46). Al frontespizio, bellissima silografia raffigurante un erudito nel suo studiolo. Testo in carattere romano, diposto su due colonne. Piccoli capilettera silografici. Marocchino nero giansenista: titolo al dorso, dentelles intern…

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