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CALLIMACHUS. Callimachi Hymni, epigrammata et fragmenta ex recensione Theodori J.G.F. Graevii, cum ejusdem animadversionibus. Accedunt N. Frischlini, H. Stephani, B. Vulcanii, P. Voetii, A.T.F. Daceriae, R. Bentleii commentarius, et annotationes viri illustrissimi Ezechielis Spanhemii, nec non praeter fragmenta, quae ante Vulcanius & Daceria publicarant, nova, quae Spanhemius & Bentleius collegerunt, & digesserunt. Hujus cura & studio quaedam quoque inedita epigrammata Callimachi nunc primum in lucem prodeunt. Utrecht (Ultrajecti), Apud Franciscum Halmam, Guilielmum vande Water, 1697. 8vo. 2 volumes: (XXXII),1-438; 369-496,(138); (16),758,(64 index) p., frontispiece, 6 engraved plates, and occasional engraved text illustrations. Vellum 21 cm (Ref: STCN ppn 833518089; Hoffmann 1,429: 'Vorzügliche Werth erh. diese Ausg. durch Spanheim's u. Bentley's Noten'; Dibdin 1,368/69: 'An excellent and erudite edition' and the scholar ...

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CALLIMACHUS.
CALLIMACHUS.
CALLIMACHUS.

CALLIMACHUS. Callimachi Hymni et Epigrammata. Ex recensione Io. Aug. Ernesti. Curavit Christophorus Fridericus Loesnerus. Leipzig (Lipsiae), Sumptibus Caspari Fritsch, 1774. (Colophon: Lipsiae, Ex officina Breitkopfiorum, 1774) 8vo. (II, portrait of Callimachus), 6,112,(30 index) p. Contemporary boards. 18.5 cm (Ref: VD18 10534695; Hoffmann 1,430; Dibdin 1,371; Moss 1,250; Graesse 2,18; Ebert 3347) (Details: Boards covered with marbled paper. Red shield on the back. Contains a praefatio, Greek text & a translation into Latin, and 6 p. of Variae Lectiones from a manuscript that Ernesti thought worthwile, and an index of 30 pages. Nice portrait of Callimachus, engraved by Sysang, as frontispiece. The German engraver Johann Christoph Sysang, 1703-1757, made this portrait for the Callimachus edition of Leipzig 1741, published by Breitkopf in Leipzig. The copper plate for this portrait was used again in this 1774 edition, which ...

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CAMERARIUS,J.
CAMERARIUS,J.
CAMERARIUS,J.

CAMERARIUS,J. Notatio figurarum orationis et mutatae simplicis elocutionis in apostolicis scriptis, ad perspiciendam de intellecto sermone, sententiam autorum, studio Ioachimi Camerarii Pabepergensis. Leipzig (Lipsiae), Edita in Officina Valentini Papae, 1556. 8vo. (XVI,368) p. Modern hardback. 16.5 cm (Ref: VD16 C 485; cf. Brunet 1,1513, he mentions only the edition of Leipzig 1572) (Details: Modern and modest binding; the second and last gathering of the introduction, 8 leaves, is missing; this last half of the introduction is added in photocopy. Some woodcut inititals) (Condition: Paper on the boards very superficially damaged. The second and third leaf of the first gathering are loose, the remaining leaves of this first gathering are loosening; the last gathering of the introduction is missing) (Note: The German classical scholar Joachim Camerarius was born in 1500 in Bamberg. He died in Leipzig in 1574. He held classical ...

€ 525,00
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CAPELLE,A.G. VAN. Commentatio de Regibus et Antiquitatibus Pergamenis. N.pl., n.d. (Amsterdam, 1842) VIII,172 p., 1 plate with coins, 1 folding lithographed map. Contemporary blue stiff wrappers. 28 cm (Note: The Dutch schoolmaster Arend Gerard van Capelle, 1795-1852, was conrector, and later rector of the Gymnasium of Amsterdam, the precursor of the 'Barlaeus Gymnasium'. His dissertation of 1817 was on Hellenistic history, 'De Zenobia, Palmyrenorum Augusta'. He published also an edition of Terentius, 'P. Terentii Afri Comoediae quas ad fidem optimarum editionum denuo castigavit, illustravit, edidit Arentius Gerardus Van Cappelle', (Amsterdam 1838).
Book number: 152696 Euro 150.00

Keywords: (Oude Druk), (Rare Books), Asia Minor, Dutch imprints, Greek art and archaeology, Greek history, Hellenismus, Kleinasien, Pergamon, Pergamum, antike altertum antiquity, griechische Geschichte, griechische ...

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CARMINA BURANA.- BISCHOFF,B. Carmina Burana. (Faksimile-Ausgabe der Benediktbeurer Liederhandschrift) München, Prestel Verlag, 1967. 2 volumes: 39 p.; 112,7 leaves. Half vellum, in slipcase. 25.5 cm (Note: Number 132 of 300 copies printed. § Facsimile of the 'Benediktbeurer Liederhandschrift' of the 'Carmina Burana', and 'Fragmenta Burana' (Clm. 4660 and 4660 a) of the 'Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, München'. The first volume, of 39 pages, contains: 'Bernard Bischoff, Carmina Burana. Einführung zur Faksimile-Ausgabe der Benediktbeurer Liederhandschrift'. The edition is produced, and introduced (in German and in English) by Bernhard Bischoff. § From the colophon: 'Die Faksimilierung führte aus die Graphische Kunstanstalt Ganymed in Berlin, die Einführung von Prof. Berhard Bischoff druckten Brügel & Sohn in Ansbach. (...) Nr. 1 bis 300 erschienen im ...

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CASAUBON,I.
CASAUBON,I.
CASAUBON,I.
CASAUBON,I.

CASAUBON,I. Isaaci Casauboni De Satyrica Graecorum Poesi, & Romanorum Satira libri duo. In quibus etiam poetae recensentur, qui in utraque poesi floruerunt. (Accedit: Cyclops Euripidae latinitate donata, a Q. Septimo Florente Christiano) Paris (Parisiis), Apud Ambrosium & Hieronymum Drouart, 1605. 8vo. (XVI),356,(2 addenda),(2 blank),38,(2 blank) p., 1 text engraving. Restored full calf 17 'Casaubon produced the first critical survey of literary history in his 'De Satyra Graecorum Poesi & Romanorum Satira', which has gone through many editions and can fairly be called a model of its kind'. (Wilamowitz) (Ref: Brunet 1,1613/14; Ebert 3628) (Details: Binding tastefully and expertly restored, antique style. Back with 4 raised bands. The remains of the original gilt back skillfully attached to the spine. An engraving of an ancient gem on p. 67) (Condition: Title slightly spotted; paper slightly yellowing) ...

€ 700,00
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CATO.
CATO.

CATO. Dionysii Catonis Disticha de moribus ad filium. Cum notis integris Scaligeri, Barthii, Daumii; scholiis atque animadversionibus selectis Erasmi, Opitii, Wachii; et metaphrasi graeca Planudis et Scaligeri. Quibus accedunt Boxhornii dissertatio, et Henrici Cannegieteri rescripta Boxhornio de Catone; nec non Joan. Hild. Withofii Dissertationes binae de distichorum auctore et vera illorum lectione. Recensuit, suasque adnotationes addidit Otto Arntzenius. Editio altera auctior & emendatior. Amsterdam (Amstelaedami), Ex officina Schouteniana, 1754. 8vo. LXXVI (including frontispiece),578,(36 index),(2 blank) p. Contemporary vellum. 21 cm (Ref: STCN ppn 191502472; Schweiger 2,70: 'Der Herausgeber hat seine eigenen Anmerkungen sehr vermehrt'; Brunet 1,1668; Graesse 2,82; Ebert 3736: 'A new recension from MSS. and old editions') (Details: 6 thongs laced through both joints. Boards with gilt borders and corner pieces; gilt ...

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CATO.
CATO.
CATO.
CATO.
CATO.

CATO. Dionysii Catonis Disticha de moribus ad filium, praeter sedulam variantis lectionis per omnia conlationem, lectissimis etiam adornata flosculis poeticis, una cum singulis adposita distichis, binorum quoque versuum, idiomatum vero diversorum, interpretatione quincuplice. Adjecta sunt lemmata Catoniana, suis quaeque restituta distichis. (And:) Historia critica Catoniana, per singulorum seriem consuetam, Dionysii Catonis Distichorum ex ordine deducta. Cui praemittuntur Maximi Planudis Metaphrasis Graeca, cum castigationibus Josephi Scaligeri in eamdem perpetuis: itemque Desiderii Erasmi concinna expositio. Adnexae sunt (...) Barthii, Opitii, Daumii, Wachii, Boxhornii, Cannegieteri, Withofii & Arntzeniorum fratrum animadversiones selectae. Addita quoque ad calcem Distichorum cuique nova paraphrasis. Amsterdam (Amstelaedami), Apud Franciscum Houttuyn, 1759. 8vo. 2 volumes, in different bindings: Volume 1, vellum & 21 cm: XVI,348 p., 5 engraved ...

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CATULLUS, TIBULLUS, PROPERTIUS.
CATULLUS, TIBULLUS, PROPERTIUS.
CATULLUS, TIBULLUS, PROPERTIUS.
CATULLUS, TIBULLUS, PROPERTIUS.

CATULLUS, TIBULLUS, PROPERTIUS. M. Antonii Mureti commentarius in Catullum. Eiusdem scholia in Tibullum & Propertium. (Bound with:) Josephi Scaligeri Iul. Caesaris filii Castigationes in Catullum, Tibullum, Propertium. N.pl., 1582. (Antwerpen (Antverpiae), Apud Aegidium Radaeum, 1582) 8vo. 2 parts in 1: 192,(6),(2 blank); 240,(7 index),(1 blank) 19th century hardback 16.5 cm (Ref: STCV 12916176 & 12916175; Schweiger 2,80; Graesse 2,86; Ebert 3760; Fabricius/Ernesti 1,93; cf Neue Pauly Suppl. 2 p. 142 for the edition of 1577) (Details: Red shield with gilt lettering on the back. This book contains part 2 and 3 of 'Catulli, Tibulli, Propertii nova editio. Iosephus Scaliger Iul. Caesaris F. recensuit. Eiusdem in eosdem castigationum liber'. It was published in Antwerpen, 'Apud Aegidium Radaeum', in 1582. The first part, which is lacking in this volume, contains the texts of Catullus, Tibullus and Propertius. Part 2 and 3 ...

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CATULLUS, TIBULLUS, PROPERTIUS.
CATULLUS, TIBULLUS, PROPERTIUS.
CATULLUS, TIBULLUS, PROPERTIUS.
CATULLUS, TIBULLUS, PROPERTIUS.

CATULLUS, TIBULLUS, PROPERTIUS. Catulli, Tibulli et Propertii Opera. London (Londini), Ex Officina Jacobi Tonson & Johannis Watts, 1715. 12mo. (XXXII),243,(353),(3 blank) p., frontispiece. Vellum. 15 cm (Ref: ESTC T145213; Schweiger 2,82: 'Von M. Maittaire besorgt. Der Text is nach der Cantabr.1702 abgedruckt und eine Auswahl von Varr. ders. beigefügt'; cf. Dibdin 1,377 on the 1702 ed. 'a splendid and accurate edition'; Moss 1,263; Ebert 3768; Graesse 2,87) (Details: Frontispiece by the French artist Louis du Guernier, who made illustrations for the so-called series of Maittaire Classics of Tonson. (See the note) The frontispiece depicts a bucolic scene with the three poets in the foreground, busy writing their poetry; in the centre a thronelike carriage pulled by two swans, and in the carriage Venus and Amor. Title printed in red & black. Woodcut printer's mark on the title, showing several kinds of ...

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CATULLUS, TIBULLUS, PROPERTIUS.
CATULLUS, TIBULLUS, PROPERTIUS.

CATULLUS, TIBULLUS, PROPERTIUS. Catulli, Tibulli et Propertii opera. Birmingham (Birminghamiae), Typis Johannis Baskerville, 1772. 8vo. (II),276 p. Calf 17 cm (Ref: ESTC No. T4788; Schweiger 2,83; Brunet 1,1680; Ebert 3774; Gaskell, 45) (Condition: Binding scuffed and damaged at the extremes. Both boards loose. Some faint stains on the title; paper yellowing. In need of rebinding) (Provenance: On the lower pastedown the engraved bookplate of 'Lewis Duval'. The bookplate shows a shield that rests on 2 palm branches, above the shield a garland; On the shield a monkey/ape, sitting on the globe, and holding in his right hand a palm) (Collation: pi2 (pi1 blank), A-Z6) (Photographs on request)
Book number: 120221 Euro 75.00

Keywords: (Oude Druk), (Rare Books), Catull, Catullus, Dichtkunst, Latin literature, Poesie, Properce, Propertius, Properz, Tibull, Tibullus, antike altertum antiquity, ...

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CEBES. KEBÊTOS THÊBAIOU PINAX. Cebes, des Thebaners Gemählde, mit erklärenden Anmerkungen und einem vollständigen Wortregister. Für Schulen bearbeitet von Johann David Büchling. Meissen, Bey Karl Friedrich Wilhelm Erbstein, 1796. 8vo. 176 p. Contemporary boards 18 cm (Ref: VD18 11454512; Hoffmann 1,443; not in Graesse or Ebert) (Details: Schoolbook, with an introduction of 34 p. At the end an index verborum of 54 p. Greek text on the upper half of the page, German notes on the lower half) (Condition: Cover worn at the extremities. Paper slightly yellowing. Two ownership inscriptions on the front endpapers) (Note: The dialogue Cebetis tabula dates from the first century A.D., it was attributed to the philosopher Cebes, a student of the Athenian Socrates. In it an ancient temple painting, which caught the attention of two visitors, is explained by an old man. It is an allegorical ...

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CENSORINUS. Censorinus De die natali. Henric. Lindenbrogius recensuit, et notis, iterata hac editione passim adauctis, illustravit. Leiden (Lugduni Batavorum), Ex officina Ioannis Maire, 1642. 8vo. (XVI),250,(38 index) p., text illustrations,1 plate. Rebacked full calf. 15.5 cm 'According to J.J. Scaliger a 'liber aureolus', a 'Golden Book'. (Ref: Breugelmans p. 490, 1642:3; STCN ppn 840199821; Schweiger 2,101; Graesse 2,101; Ebert 3909) (Details: Backstrip skillfully restored in antique style, ruled gilt and with 4 raised bands, and with a red shield in the second compartment. Woodcut printer's mark on title, depicting a farmer who stamps a shovel into the ground; above the head of the farmer: 'fac et spera'. Some woodcut illustrations. The plate bears an astrological diagram) (Condition: The original boards have been preserved, but are scuffed and scratched. Some superficial damaged by insects ...

€ 220,00
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CHOMPRÉ,P. Dictionnaire abrégé de la fable. Pour l'intelligence des poètes, des tableaux & des statues, dont les sujets sont tirés de l'histoire poétique. Par M. Chompré, licencié en droit. Nouvelle édition, augmentée. Bruxelles, Chez B. Le Francq, 1801. VIII,418 p. Hardbound 14 cm (Original binding covered with soiled yellow paper)(See wikipedia for Chompré)
Book number: 110966 Euro 52.00

Keywords: (Oude Druk), (Rare Books), Altertum, Antike, Antiquity, Dichtkunst, Greek religion, Lexikographie, Lexikon, Mythen, Mythologie, Poesie, Roman religion, classical art, griechische Religion, klassische Archäologie, klassische Kunst, lexicography, lexicon, mythology, myths, poetry

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CIACCONIUS TOLETANUS, P.
CIACCONIUS TOLETANUS, P.
CIACCONIUS TOLETANUS, P.
CIACCONIUS TOLETANUS, P.
CIACCONIUS TOLETANUS, P.

CIACCONIUS TOLETANUS, P. Petrus Ciacconius Toletanus De triclinio, sive de modo convivandi apud priscos Romanos, & de conviviorum apparatu. Accedit Fulvii Ursini Appendix, & Hier. Mercurialis De accubitus in coena antiquorum origine dissertatio. Amsterdam, (Amstelaedami), Apud Henricum Wetstenium, 1689. 12mo. (XII),445,(23),(4 blank) p., frontispiece and plates. Vellum 14 cm (Details: 5 thongs laced through the joints. Short title in ink on the back. Frontispiece, engraved by P. Philip. The copper plate for this frontispiece, and for the other plates in this book were used previously for an edition of 'De triclinio', that was published in Amsterdam in 1664 by Andreas Frisius. Wetstein simply borrowed the text of this 1664 edition, and reprinted it line for line, and he used the 25 years old plates a second time. Only the first 12 preliminary pages containing a dedication and a 'lectori' are different. Title in red and black. ...

€ 480,00
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CICERO.
CICERO.
CICERO.
CICERO.
CICERO.

CICERO. Commentationes diversorum partim antea, partim nunc primum editae in Epist. M.T. Ciceronis, quae olim Familiares dictae, nunc rectius Ad Familiares appellantur. N.pl. (Geneva), Excudebat Henr. Stephanus, 1577. 8vo. 2 parts in 1: VIII,231,(1 blank);205,(1 blank) p. Vellum 16.5 cm (Ref: GLN-6033; Renouard, Estienne, 144; Schreiber, Estiennes, no. 15; Dibdin 1,423) (Details: The vellum that the binder used comes from a once sumptuously calligraphed manuscript leaf with Psalm 118 vss 17/21 written in six lines: 'Retribue servo tuo vivifica me et custodiam sermones tuos./ Revela oculos meos et considerabo mirabilia de lege tua./ Incola ego sum de (sic!) terra, non abscondas a me mandata tua./ Concupivit anima mea desiderare iustificationes tuas in omni tempore./ Increpasti superbos maledicti qui declinant a mandatis tuis'. The letter is the gothic 'textura', used for liturgical texts in the 14th & 15th century, and ...

€ 800,00
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CICERO. M. Tullii Ciceronis Epistolae Familiares. Pauli Manutii annotationes breves in margine adscriptae. Eiusdem scholia. Verba Graeca Latinis expressa. Dionysii Lambini (...) emendationes, & earum rationes. Guilielmi Canteri locorum aliquot explicationes & emendationes, nunc primum editae. Amsterdam (Amstelreodami), Apud Henricum Laurentii, 1626. Small 8vo. (XVI),487,(1 blank) p. Overlapping vellum. 18 cm (Ref: Not in STCN, no copy in NCC) (Details: 5 thongs laced through the joints. Printer's mark on the title: a crane with a stone in one of its claws, and in its beak a banner reading 'Vigilate'. See for a complete survey of the iconography of the waking and watchfull crane as a printer's mark: 'Nieuw Letterkundig Magazijn, jrg. 17, Leiden 1999, p. 30/34, also at to be found at: http://www.dbnl.org/tekst/_nie012199901_01/_nie012199901_01_0020.php ; some woodcut initials) (Condition: Vellum soiled. Front ...

€ 420,00
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CICERO. M. Tullii Ciceronis Opera omnia, in sectiones, apparatui latinae locutionis respondentes, distincta. Praeter hactenus vulgatam Dion. Lambini editionem, accesserunt D. Gothofredi I.C. notae; in queis Variae Lectiones, prope infinitae; Synopses generales & speciales singulis vel libris vel paginis adiectae; Ciceronis loca praecipua & difficiliora, inter se primo: aliis deinde authoribus grammaticis, rhetoribus, poëtis, historicis, iurisconsultis maxime collata; ut & Formulae, quae ad ius, leges, senatusconsulta & actiones pertinent, explicatae. (Geneva), Apud Petrum & Iacobum Chouët, 1634. 4to. 4 parts in 1 volume: (VIII) p., 436 columns (last leaf blank); 958 columns (last page blank); 636 columns (last leaf blank); 714 columns (last page blank); (76 index) p. Vellum. 23 cm (Ref: cf. Schweiger 2,106) (Details: 6 thongs laced through the joints. Title with broad woodcut architectural borders. Woodcut ...

€ 260,00
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CICERO.
CICERO.
CICERO.
CICERO.

CICERO. M. Tullii Ciceronis Epistolae ad Atticum, aliosque; ad optimas editiones collatae. Amsterdam (Amstelaedami), Apud Joannem Blaeu, 1657. 12mo. (XII),740 p. Calf 14 cm (Ref: STCN ppn 093089015; not in Brunet, Graesse, Moss, Ebert or Schweiger, but cf. Schweiger 2,106) (Details: Back gilt, and with 5 raised bands. Woodcut printer's mark on the title depicting a sphere with the signs of the zodiac; the sphere is flanked by Tempus, who holds a scythe and has a winged hour glass on his head, and Hercules leaning on his club; the motto is: 'Indefessus agendo') (Condition: Binding scuffed. Leather chafed at the head & tail of the spine. Corners bumped. Both joints cracking, but firm. A small stain on the title. Bookplate on the front pastedown) (Note: This title is a reissue of volume VI of the 10 volume 'M. Tullii Ciceronis Opera', published by Bonaventura and Abraham Elzevier at Leiden in 1642. It ...

€ 240,00
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CICERO.
CICERO.
CICERO.
CICERO.

CICERO. M. Tullii Ciceronis Epistolarum libri XVI. Ad familiares, ut vulgo vocantur, ex recensione Io. Georgii Graevii cum ejusdem animadversionibus. Amsterdam (Amstelaedami), Apud Henricum Wetstenium, 1689. 12mo. Frontispiece, (X),638,(15 indices),(1 blank) p. Boards of ca. 1800. 16 cm (Ref: Schweiger 2,162; Dibdin 423; Moss 1,329; Graesse 2,169) (Details: Gilt black shield on the back. The frontispiece depicts a seated Cicero giving a messenger a letter. Title in red and black) (Condition: Cover scuffed, worn at the extremes. Head & tail chafed. Shield slightly damaged. Front joint cracking but strong. Paper slightly yellowing) (Note: For centuries the Roman orator, author and politician Cicero retained a central position as a school author and a model for good writing, on protestant schools and in Jesuit colleges. The period of his greatest glory was the Renaissance, when he became the object of a literary cult called ...

€ 90,00
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