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Monthly Archives: January 2011

HANDSOMELY PRINTED ITALIAN MEDICAL BOTANICAL / HERBAL

68 etched and engraved plates containing 554 plans Giambattista Morandi. Historia botanica practica; sev, Plantarum, quae ad usum medicinae pertinent, nomenclatura descriptio, et virtutes, cum ab antiquis, tum a recentibus celebrium auctorum scriptis desumptae, ac aeneis tabulis delineatae, atque ad vivum ex prototypo expressae, nec non in classes XXV. distributae. (Milan) Mediolani, Apud J. Galeatium,...

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PRINTED 1578: MAGNIFICENT AND VERY RARE 16th CENTURY ITALIAN EMBLEM BOOK

WITH TITIAN’S FAMOUS DEVICE OF A BEAR LICKING HER CUBS SIXTY-FOUR (64) beautiful and enigmatic emblematic plates PITTONI, BATTISTA (1520-1583) and LODOVICO DOLCE (1508-1659.) Imprese nobili et ingeniose di diversi Principi et d’ altre personaggi illustri nell’ arme et nelle lettere : con le diciarationi in versi Venetia, 1578. 4to., 27 cm., wide margined and...

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PRINTED 1584: THE DICTIONARY and THESAURUS THAT WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE USED

THE INFLUENTIAL WORK THAT SHAPED ENGLISH LITERATURE AND EDUCATION Cooper, Thomas. Thesaurus linguae Romanae & Britannicae, tam accurate congestus, ut nihil penè in eo desyderavi possit, quod vel Latinè complectatur amplissimus Stephani Thesaurus, vel Anglicè, toties aucta Eliotae B̆ibliotheca : opera & indistria Thomae Cooperi Magdalenensis ; Quid fructus ex hoc Thesauro studiosi possint excerpere,...

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