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GAIL,J.B.
GAIL,J.B.
GAIL,J.B.

GAIL,J.B. Idylles de Bion et de Moschus, traduites en Français par J.B. Gail. professeur de Littérature grecque au Collège de France. (And 2:) Odes, inscriptions, épitaphes, épithalames et fragments d'Anacréon. Avec des notes critques et un discours préliminaire par le c(itoy)en Gail. (And 3:) Républiques de Sparte et d'Athènes. Traduites de Xénophon, par J.-B. Gail. (And 4:) Manuel d'Épictete et tableau de Cébès en grec, avec une traduction française, précédée d'un discours contre la Morale de Zénon et contre le Suicide, avec des idées d'une morale plus pure. Par Lefebvre Villebrune. Tome 1 & 2. (And 5:) Hymnes de Callimaque, nouvelle édition. Avec une version française et des notes par J.F.G. de la Porte Du Theil. 1re & 2me partie. (And 6:) Mythologie dramatique. Traduite de grec de Lucien par J.-B. ...

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GAULLYER,D.
GAULLYER,D.
GAULLYER,D.

GAULLYER,D. Regles de poëtique, tirées d'Aristote, d'Horace, de Despreaux et d'autres célébres Auteurs. Paris, Chez G.F. Quillau Fils, Imp. Jur. Lib. de l'Université, 1728. 12mo. XVI,505,(7) p. Calf 15 cm (Details: Back with 5 raised bands) (Condition: Calf very scuffed and dry; leather at the head and the tail of the spine chafed off. Corners bumped. Old paper shelf number on the back. Name and a shelf number on the title. Stamp on the verso of the title. Lower margin partly and very slightly dampstained. Paper yellowing) (Note: Denis, or Dionysius Gaullyer, 1688-1736, was professor at the College de Plessis-Sorbonne, and specialized in grammar and rhetoric. He died insane. At the end of the book is a list with 12 other titles by Gaullyer. He published on French and Latin grammar, edited the 'Epistulae ad Familiares' of Cicero, the poems of Gregorius Nazianzenus, Florus and ...

€ 90,00
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GAUTRUCHE,P.
GAUTRUCHE,P.

GAUTRUCHE,P. Historia poetica ad faciliorem poetarum et veterum auctorum intelligentiam; a R. Patre P. Gautruche soc. Jesu Gallice conscripta. Post septimam editionem latine reddita ab Uno eiusdem Societatis. In gratiam Poetices Candidatorum. Tyrnau (Tyrnaviae), Typis Academicis, 1728. 12mo. (VIII),180 (recte 179);(20 index),(1 blank) p. Vellum 13 cm (Details: Woodcut printer's mark of the Jesuit Order on the title) (Condition: Vellum slightly soiled and spotted. Back very slightly damaged. Old shelf number with ink on the front board. Front flyleaf removed. Wormholes in the inner margin of the endpapers at the end, and of the last 3 leaves, with some loss of letters in the index. Modern stamp & old name on the front pastedown) (Note: The contribution of the Jesuit order to the cultural history of Central and Eastern Europe was more significant than it was to the West. The small town of Trnava in Slovakia, or Tyrnau, or in ...

€ 140,00
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GELLIUS.
GELLIUS.
GELLIUS.
GELLIUS.
GELLIUS.

GELLIUS. Auli Gellii Noctium Atticarum libri undeviginti. Venice (Venetiis, In aedibus Aldi et Andreae soceri, mense Septembri, 1515) 8vo. (LXIV) p.; 289 ff; (102) p. Mottled calf. 16 cm A favorite author of the Renaissance (Ref: Renouard, Annales p. 73; Schweiger 2,376; Brunet 2,1523; Dibdin 1,339; Moss 1,202; Graesse 3,45; Ebert 8276) (Details: Back with 5 raised bands. Aldus' printer's mark on the title and on the last page. Printed completely in italics. The edition has no notes, but the last 102 pages contain a double index, one of them with an explanation of the Greek passages in Gellius. § There are two slightly different editions of this date, 1515, copies with a printing error in the colophon of the last page (duerniorem), and copies with the correct reading (duernionem). Our copy has the error) (Condition: Cover very scuffed, and worn at the extremities. Corners bumped. Back very rubbed. Upper ...

€ 1750,00
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GELLIUS.
GELLIUS.
GELLIUS.

GELLIUS. Auli Gellii luculentissimi scriptoris Noctes Atticae. Lyon (Lugduni), Apud Haered. Seb. Gryphii, 1560. (LXIII)(I blank),533,(3 blank) p. Limp vellum 17 cm (Ref: Schweiger 378; Dibdin 1,340: 'beautiful and accurate edition, (..) deserving of the student's notice'; Moss 1,203; Graesse 3,46; Ebert 8283) (Details: Gryphius' woodcut printer's mark on the title, depicting a griffin, which mythological animal symbolizes courage, diligence, watchfulness, and rapidity of execution, used as a pun of his family name Gryph or Greif. From the claws of this creature hangs a big rectangular stone, beneath which is a winged orb. The motto is 'Virtute duce / comite fortuna', 'Virtue thy leader, fortune thy comrade', a quote from a letter of Cicero to Plancus (Epistulae ad Familiares, liber X,3). At the end a woodcut griffin. The text is printed completely in italics, except for the title) (Condition: Vellum ...

€ 375,00
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GELLIUS.
GELLIUS.
GELLIUS.
GELLIUS.

GELLIUS. Auli Gelii Noctes Atticae. Praeterea Petri Mosellani in easdem annotationes. Basel (Basileae), Per Henricum Petri, n.d. (1565). 8vo. 47,(1 blank),850 (recte 852),(42 of 44, lacking the printer's mark on the last page) p.; 19th century boards. 15 cm (Ref: VD16 G 1044; USTC 614775; Schweiger 2,378; Adams G363; Ebert 8282) (Details: Remains of gilt on the back still visible. Petri's printer's mark on the title: a stone being smashed by a hammer over which fire is blown by a heavenly face. The symbolism is explained by the biblical motto (Jer. 23:29) printed in Greek or Latin in some books: 'Is not my Word like fire, like a hammer shatters stone?' Woodcut initials at the beginning of the 20 books) (Condition: The varnish on the red paper binding shows heavy craquelure, the red paper on the back and at the edges is partly gone. Corners bumped. Front flyleaf partly removed. Small ownership inscription on the ...

€ 340,00
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GELLIUS. A. Gellii luculentissimi scriptoris Noctes Atticae. Nunc denuo ab infinitis quibus scatebant mendis, summa ac diligenti cura repurgatae, atque pristinae integritati restitutae. Venice, (Venetiis), Apud Hieronymum Scotum, 1569. 8vo. (XVI),543,(1 blank) p. 18th/19th century half vellum 16 cm (Ref: Edit16, CNCE 20612; Not in Schweiger, Didbin, Moss, Ebert, Graesse, Brunet or Fabricius/Ernesti) (Details: Evidently a rare book. Not a single copy in Rare Book Hub (Americana Exchange). KVK (Karlsruher Virtueller Katalog) refers only to copies in Italian libraries. Marbled boards. Printer's mark on the title, depicting a winged leopard (a kind of griffin) carrying a winged orb or ball. Woodcut initial at the beginning of each of the 20 books. Printed almost completely in italics. At the end is a 35 page list of Greek passages found in the text with their translation into Latin, called dictionum graecarum interpretatio) (Condition: Cover ...

€ 725,00
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GELLIUS.
GELLIUS.
GELLIUS.

GELLIUS. Auli Gellii Noctes Atticae, seu Vigiliae Atticae, quas nunc primum a magno mendorum numero magnus veterum exemplarium numerus repurgavit. Henrici Stephani Noctes aliquot Parisinae, Atticis A. Gellii Noctibus seu Vigiliis invigilatae. Eiusdem H. Stephani annotationes in alios Gellii locos prodibunt cum notis Lud. Carrionis (qui vet. exemplaria contulit) prelo iam traditis. Paris (Parisiis), (H. Stephanus), 1585. Cum privilegio Caesaris, et Gallorum regis in decennium. 8vo. (VI),23,(1 blank),587,(1 blank);(74 index),(2 blank),205,(3 blank) p. Vellum 18 cm (Ref: Renouard p. 450/51, 1585,2: 'édition rare et estimable', Schweiger 2,378; Brunet 1523/24; Graesse 3,46; Ebert 8284) (Details: 5 thongs laced through both joints. Short title on the back) (Condition: Vellum soiled and spotted, big red stain on the lower board. Occasional old ink underlinings & marginalia. Small and old inscription on the verso of the ...

€ 565,00
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GELLIUS.
GELLIUS.

GELLIUS. Auli Gellii Noctes Atticae. Editio nova et prioribus omnibus docti hominis cura multo castigatior. Amsterdam (Amstelodami), Apud Ludovicum Elzevirium, 1651. 12mo. (XLVIII),498,(122 index) p. 19th cent. marbled boards. 13 cm (Ref: Neue Pauly, Suppl. 2, p. 261; Willems 1127: 'Édition fort jolie et qui passe pour très correcte'; Berghman 2065 ; Rahir 1145; Graesse 3,46; Ebert 8287; Dibdin 1,340/41; Fabricius/Ernesti 3,10: 'emendatissima editio'; Schweiger 2,378: 'Neue, werthvolle Recens. nach Handschr. von Jo.Frd. Gronovius'; Brunet 2,1524: 'Jolie édition') (Details: 5 thongs laced through the joints; engraved title, depicting a learned writer at work under the light of an oil lamp) (Condition: Cover worn at the extremities; marbled paper on the back scuffed; lower corner of a few leaves vaguely waterstained; without the last two blank leaves. Paper somewhat yellowing) (Note: ...

€ 225,00
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GELLIUS. Auli Gellii Noctes Atticae; Editio nova et prioribus omnibus docti hominis cura multo castigatior. Amsterdam, Apud Joannem Janssonium a Waesberge et Elizaeum Weyerstraet, 1666. 12mo. (XLVIII),498,(122 index) p. Vellum 13.5 cm (Ref: STCN ppn     84421115X; Neue Pauly, Supplement 2, p. 261, This is a line for line reprint of the Elzevier-edition of 1651; cf. Willems 1127; Fabricius/Ernesti 3,10: 'emendatissima editio'; Schweiger 2,379; Graesse 3,46; Dibdin 1,340/41; Moss 1,204; Brunet 2,1524; Ebert 8287) (Details: 5 thongs laced through the joints. Engraved title, depicting a learned writer at work, one of the Muses stands behind him and points at a crowd outside (the author's house?), possibly a crowd of all the great men he had known) (Condition: Vellum age-toned. Small wormhole in the lower margin of the first 4 leaves; small stamp on recto of leaf *3. Small wormhole in the front and rear endpapers) ...

€ 225,00
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GELLIUS. Auli Gellii Noctium Atticarum libri XX prout supersunt, quos ad libros MSStos novo & multo labore exegerunt, perpetuis notis & emendationibus illustraverunt Johannes Fredericus et Jacobus Gronovii. Accedunt Gasp. Scioppii integra MSStorum duorum codicum collatio, Petri Lambecii lucubrationes Gellianae, & ex Lud. Carrionis castigationibus utilia excerpta, ut & selecta variaque commentaria ab Ant. Thysio & Jac. Oiselio congesta. Leiden (Lugduni Batavorum), Apud Cornelium Boutesteyn & Johannem du Vivié, 1706. 4to. (XXXVI),903,(63 indices) p. Vellum 25.5 cm (Ref: STCN ppn 227931653; Neue Pauly Suppl. 2, p. 261; Schweiger 2,379: 'Noch immer sehr gesuchte Ausgabe und durch die neueste Bearbeitung nicht entbehrlich gemacht'; Dibdin 1,341: 'This edition (...) has as much literary merit as any of the Dutch editions of the classics in 4to. The notes of other critics are selected with judgment, and the ...

€ 400,00
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GENNADIUS MASSILIENSIS.
GENNADIUS MASSILIENSIS.

GENNADIUS MASSILIENSIS. Gennadii Massiliensis Presbyteri Liber de Ecclesiasticis dogmatibus. Veteris cuiusdam theologi Homilia Sacra. Marcialis Episcopi Lemovicensis Epistolae. Geverhartus Elmenhorstius ex MS. provulgavit, & notas addidit. Hamburg (Hamburgi), anno Messiae Regis Aeterni 1614. (Colophon at p. 207: 'Explicitum XIV Kalend. Decembris anno Messiae Regis Aeterni 1613') 4to. (IV),250,(1 errata),(1 blank) p. Old contemporary boards. 19 cm (Ref: VD17 23:274421U; Bardenhewer , 'Geschichte der altkirchlichen Literatur', Freiburg i.Br., 1924, volume 4,595/597: 'Die wichtigste der älteren Ausgaben'; Graesse 3,49; Ebert 8313) (Details: Title in red & black. Some woodcut initials) (Condition: Cover very scuffed and worn, and chafed at the extremities. Pencil notes on the inside of the frontcover. Last 2 leaves waterstained. Upper margins of last but one leaf repaired. Paper browning. Occasional ...

€ 300,00
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GEOPONICA.
GEOPONICA.
GEOPONICA.

GEOPONICA. Constantini Caesaris selectarum praeceptionum de agricultura libri viginti. Iano Cornario Medico interprete. Lyon, (Lugduni), Apud Seb. Gryphium, 1541. 8vo. 349;(15 index),(2 blank) p. 18th century calf 16 cm (Ref: Hoffmann 1,422; Graesse 3,53; Ebert 8337; Not in Brunet) (Details: Back gilt, and with 3 raised bands. Boards with tripple fillet borders, and gilt floral ornaments at the corners. Woodcut printer's mark of Sebastianus Gryphius on the title, depicting a griffin, which mythological animal symbolizes courage, diligence, watchfulness, and rapidity of execution, used as a pun of his family name Gryph or Greif. From the claws of this creature hangs a big rectangular stone, symbolizing Constancy, beneath which hangs a winged globe, symbolizing Fortune. The motto is 'Virtute duce / comite fortuna', 'Virtue thy leader, fortune thy comrade', is a quote from a letter of Cicero to Plancus (Epistulae ad ...

€ 1100,00
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GLAZER,J.
GLAZER,J.
GLAZER,J.

GLAZER,J. Kort begrip der Romeinsche geschiedenis in themata ten gebruike der Fransche Scholen door J. Glazer, kostschoolhouder te Kampen. (Zutphen, H.C.A. Thieme, 1823). 172 p. Contemporary stiff wrapper. 16 cm (Condition: Cover very scuffed; name of the author on the frontcover worn away. Paper on the back partly gone. Lacking the first 2 leaves with the title and the preface)(Photographs on request)
Book number: 120104 Euro 30.00

Keywords: (Oude Druk), (Rare Books), Roman history, Schulbuch, alte Geschichte, ancient history, antike altertum antiquity, römische Geschichte, schoolbook

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GOELNITZIUS,A.
GOELNITZIUS,A.
GOELNITZIUS,A.

GOELNITZIUS,A. Abrah. Gölnitzii Dantisc. Ulysses belgico-gallicus, fidus tibi dux et Achates, per Belgicum Hispan., regnum Galliae, Ducat. Sabaudiae, Turinum usq. Pedimontii Metropolin. Leiden (Lugduni Batav.), Ex officina Elzeviriana, 1631. 12mo. (VIII),672,(40, index) p. Vellum (Ref: Willems 349; Rahir 324; Berghman 1823: 'Livre curieux, précurseur de nos Joanne, Baedeker ou Murray') (Details: Engraved title made by Corn. Cl. Duysend, depicting the Greek god Hermes, protector and patron of travelers. Right of him a well prepaired travelling gentleman; above their head the coat of arms of the kingdom of France, and of the Spanish kingdom Navarre) (Condition: Vellum age-toned and soiled; manuscript title on the back. Outer edges of first leaves well thumbed and worn. Small inscription on the front flyleaf. Old ownership entry on the blank upper margin of the title. Small tip of the right lower corner of the title ...

€ 150,00
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GOTHOFREDUS, D. Antiquae Historiae ex XXVII. authoribus contextae, libri VI, Totidem solennes temporum epochas continentes. Dionysii Gothofredi JC. opera. Cum indice accuratiss. (Bound with the second part, which is called:) Historiae Antiquae pars altera De imperatoribus Romanis liber IIII, a Julio Caesare ad divisum imperium, sub Constantino Irenes, & Carolo Magno. Liber V, a Constantino, Irenes filio, ad Constantinum ultimum, & captam a Turcis Constantinopolin. Liber VI, a Carolo Magno ad Rodolphum II. Strasbourg, (Argentorati), Impensis Lazari Zetzneri, 1604. 8vo. 2 parts in 1 volume. (XVI),385,(36 index),(1 blank); 639,(23 index) p. Modern half vellum. 16 cm (Ref: VD17 3:006921C & VD17 3:006920V) (Details: Boards marbled. Woodcut printer's mark on both titles, depicting the head of the goddess Athena in profile, the motto is 'Scientia immutabilis'. Occasional woodcut initials) (Condition: Vellum at ...

€ 280,00
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GRAEVIUS,J.G.
GRAEVIUS,J.G.
GRAEVIUS,J.G.

GRAEVIUS,J.G. Jo. Georgii Graevii Praefationes et Epistolae CXX. In usum latinae eloquentiae studiosorum collectae & editae a Jo. Alberto Fabricio, D. & Eloqu. Prof. Adjuncta est Petri Burmanni V.Cl. oratio dicta in Graevii funere. Hamburg (Hamburgi), Sumtu Christiani Liebezeit, Typis Spiringianis, 1707. Small 8vo. (XVI),637,(3 blank) p. Vellum 17 cm (Ref: Not yet in VD18; Sandys 2,327ff.) (Details: 5 thongs laced through the joints. Engraved portrait of Graevius before the title, made after an engraving of G. Valck of ca. 1705, engraved in its turn after an oil painting by Gerard Hoet, painted between 1675 and 1699. Title in red & black) (Condition: Vellum somewhat spotted. Renewed endpapers; some old ink underlinings; small wormhole in the right margin of the last two blank leaves) (Note: Johann Georg Graeve, or in Latin Johannes Georgius Graevius, 1632-1703, was born in Germany, and educated at Schulpforta. He ...

€ 425,00
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GRAEVIUS,J.G.
GRAEVIUS,J.G.

GRAEVIUS,J.G. Johannis Georgii Graevii orationes quas Ultrajecti habuit. Leiden (Lugduni Batavorum), Apud Johannem du Vivie, 1717. (XXVIII),607,(1 errata) p. Vellum 19.5 cm (Ref: STCN ppn 226765288) (Details: 6 thongs laced through both joints. Title in red and black, and with a woodcut printer's mark, depicting a sun-baked landscape, in the sky the motto: 'Ab Uno Vita'. Contains 18 speeches, including at the end Petrus Burmannus' funeral speech for Graevius, held on February 18th 1703) (Condition: Vellum slightly soiled, some wear to the extremes. Stamp on the verso of the title) (Note: Johann Georg Graeve, or in Latin Johannes Georgius Graevius, 1632-1703, was born in Germany, and educated at Schulpforta. He was professor of Eloquence at Duisburg, from 1657 at Deventer and from 1661 at Utrecht, 'where he lived and worked for the last 40 years of his life'. He limited his attention mainly to writers of ...

€ 250,00
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GREGORIUS CORINTHIUS. Gregorii Corinthii et aliorum grammaticorum libri De dialectis linguae graecae. Quibus additur nunc primum editus Manuelis Moschopuli libellus De vocum passionibus. Recensuit et cum notis Gisb. Koenii, Fr. Iac. Bastii, Io. Franc. Boissonadi suisque edidit Godofr. Henr. Schaefer. Accedit Fr. Iac. Bastii commentatio palaeographica cum tabellis aeneis VII. Leipzig (Lipsiae), Sumtibus Io. Aug. Gottl. Weigel, 1811. 8vo. LIV,(4),1072 p. Half calf. 21 cm Still a standard edition (Ref: Hoffmann 2,172; Graesse 3,146; Ebert 8866; Brunet 2,1723: 'excellente édition qui a effacé la précédente') (Details: Lacking the 7 plates. Back ruled gilt and with a gilt black letterpiece. Edges dyed red. Excellent paper) (Condition: Binding scuffed, head of the spine slightly damaged. Small library stamp on the verso of the title, even smaller 'dyplum' (double) stamp on the last page) (Note: ...

€ 175,00
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GROEN VAN PRINSTERER,G.
GROEN VAN PRINSTERER,G.

GROEN VAN PRINSTERER,G. Platonica prosopographia, sive expositio judicii, quod Plato tulit de iis, qui in scriptis ipsius aut loquentes inducuntur, aut quavis de causa commemorantur. Leiden (Lugduni Batavorum), Apud H.W. Hazenberg juniorem, 1823. 8vo. XV,(1),238,(8 theses) p. Contemporary boards 22 cm (Dissertation, University Leiden) (The Dutch politician and historian Guillaume Groen van Prinsterer, 1801-1876, was a devout Christian, lifelong member of the Dutch Reformed Church, the state church of the Netherlands. He lead the evangelical renewal movement thriving at the time (the European Continental counterpart to the Second Great Awakening), known in the Netherlands as the 'Reveil'. Groen ardently opposed the liberal politician Thorbecke, whose principles he denounced as ungodly and revolutionary, i.e. inspired by the French Revolution. Groen played, as a political writer and a member of the Second Chamber of Parliament, a prominent role in ...

€ 90,00
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