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[Interior of a metallurgist's workshop with furnace and implements of his trade; on the hood over the furnace is a portrait of an unidentified man]

[Interior of a metallurgist's workshop with furnace and implements of his trade; on the hood over the furnace is a portrait of an unidentified man]

The philosopher Diogenes and the allegory of astronomy

The philosopher Diogenes and the allegory of astronomy

[Man seated, seen from behind]

[Man seated, seen from behind]

The philosopher

The philosopher

[Opening page of Aphorismi, with decorated initial V]

[Opening page of Aphorismi, with decorated initial V]

Diana hunting the stag

Diana hunting the stag

Noua, et integra uniuersi orbis descriptio /

Noua, et integra uniuersi orbis descriptio /

[Telescoping siege machine]

[Telescoping siege machine]

Typus Cosmographicus Universalis

Typus Cosmographicus Universalis

[Underwater breathing apparatus]

[Underwater breathing apparatus]

[Air mattress made from animal skins]

[Air mattress made from animal skins]

[Seven horses in a wood] / Baldung, 1534.

[Seven horses in a wood] / Baldung, 1534.

[Title page of Witelo, De Natura, illus. with composite of various phenomena of natural science: mirror; man wading in water to show refracted light; box balanced at fulcrum on another box; sunlight shining through glass to start fire; rainbow]

[Title page of Witelo, De Natura, illus. with composite of various phenomena of natural science: mirror; man wading in water to show refracted light; box balanced at fulcrum on another box; sunlight shining through glass to start fire; rainbow]

The Fall of Babylon

The Fall of Babylon

[Jan van Leyden]

[Jan van Leyden]

Medice, cura te ipsum. Tu congnoy's bien la maladie ...

Medice, cura te ipsum. Tu congnoy's bien la maladie ...

[Title page, showing 2 large ships with Saints Antonia, Nicola, Helme & Chiara in clouds]

[Title page, showing 2 large ships with Saints Antonia, Nicola, Helme & Chiara in clouds]

[Lucrezia Borgia (1480-1519), in court, holding dagger to her breast] / I.K.

[Lucrezia Borgia (1480-1519), in court, holding dagger to her breast] / I.K.

[Saint Benedict presenting his monastic regulations to r. padre frate Rogiero di Barletta, who is kneeling before him]

[Saint Benedict presenting his monastic regulations to r. padre frate Rogiero di Barletta, who is kneeling before him]

Haec est forma vivaque torqueti mago suis, et numeris, ...

Haec est forma vivaque torqueti mago suis, et numeris, ...

Christ healing the paralytic man

Christ healing the paralytic man

Charity

Charity

[The story of the first men]

[The story of the first men]

The adoration of the Magi / F.[...].

The adoration of the Magi / F.[...].

[The Oztoticpac lands map].

[The Oztoticpac lands map].

The holy family with St. Margaret and a bishop

The holy family with St. Margaret and a bishop

[Cannons shooting fire tubes to frighten charging cavalry troops who are shown retreating]

[Cannons shooting fire tubes to frighten charging cavalry troops who are shown retreating]

Temperance

Temperance

Hope

Hope

[German cupeling furnace with a brick dome and a cupeling hearth with iron hood, both used to separate metals from ores]

[German cupeling furnace with a brick dome and a cupeling hearth with iron hood, both used to separate metals from ores]

[Title page of Extra ordinem classium libri, with border illustrations showing medical scenes from life of Galen, physician to Marcus Aurelius]

[Title page of Extra ordinem classium libri, with border illustrations showing medical scenes from life of Galen, physician to Marcus Aurelius]

Horae in lavdem beatissimCe Virginis Mari¸e ad vsum Rosmanum. Parisiis, Apud O. Mallard¯u, 1541.

Horae in lavdem beatissimCe Virginis Mari¸e ad vsum Rosmanum. Parisiis, Apud O. Mallard¯u, 1541.

Title page, bordered with numerous New Testament scenes, of German Bible

Title page, bordered with numerous New Testament scenes, of German Bible

Horae in Lauden Beatissime Virginis Mariae ad vsum Romanum,Parisiis, Apud O. Mallard¯u, 1542.

Horae in Lauden Beatissime Virginis Mariae ad vsum Romanum,Parisiis, Apud O. Mallard¯u, 1542.

Dance of death. [from old catalog]Les simulachres, & historiees faces de la Mort ... Lyon, I. & F. Frellon, 1542.

Dance of death. [from old catalog]Les simulachres, & historiees faces de la Mort ... Lyon, I. & F. Frellon, 1542.

L'Amérique centr[ale] /

L'Amérique centr[ale] /

The Birth fygures

The Birth fygures

Pictores operis, Heinricus Fullmaurer, Albertus Meyer, sculptor Vitus Rodolph Speckle

Pictores operis, Heinricus Fullmaurer, Albertus Meyer, sculptor Vitus Rodolph Speckle

Cucumis sativus vulgaris, cucumern

Cucumis sativus vulgaris, cucumern

[Crowd watching dissection of female cadaver with skeleton at its head]

[Crowd watching dissection of female cadaver with skeleton at its head]

[Title page of De revolutionibus orbium coelstium, with statement that the sun, and not the earth, is the center of our universe]

[Title page of De revolutionibus orbium coelstium, with statement that the sun, and not the earth, is the center of our universe]

Quarta musculos commonstrantium figura, omnes in posteriori corporis

Quarta musculos commonstrantium figura, omnes in posteriori corporis

[Solar system diagram with seven planets in circular orbits, the earth as number V, Telluris; and surrounding text]

[Solar system diagram with seven planets in circular orbits, the earth as number V, Telluris; and surrounding text]

Ensign, drummer and piper

Ensign, drummer and piper

[Man's head, showing anatomy of brain; and surrounding text]

[Man's head, showing anatomy of brain; and surrounding text]

[Page in Opera, quae Quidem extant, omnia; with mathematical diagram keyed to Greek text]

[Page in Opera, quae Quidem extant, omnia; with mathematical diagram keyed to Greek text]

[Page with mathematical essay in Greek, decorated initial, and mathematical drawing]

[Page with mathematical essay in Greek, decorated initial, and mathematical drawing]

Arte de nauegar en que se contienen todas las reglas, Arte de nauegar [from old catalog][Valladolid, F. Fernandez de Cordua, impressor, 1545]p. cm.

Arte de nauegar en que se contienen todas las reglas, Arte de nauegar [from old catalog][Valladolid, F. Fernandez de Cordua, impressor, 1545]p. cm.

De figuere vander divisien der spheren ... / graphien van Pe. Apiano.

De figuere vander divisien der spheren ... / graphien van Pe. Apiano.

[Title page of Opera quae ad nos extant omnia, with Froben family device of caduceus clasped by two hands]

[Title page of Opera quae ad nos extant omnia, with Froben family device of caduceus clasped by two hands]

Fourth fol. (reverse) after title page (map of Vaucluse)

Fourth fol. (reverse) after title page (map of Vaucluse)

First fol. (reverse) after title page (vase with portraits of Petrarch and Laura)

First fol. (reverse) after title page (vase with portraits of Petrarch and Laura)

Armes & amours

Armes & amours

[Title page of Sebastian Brant's "Ship of Fools" with woodcut illustration of crowded ship: Der Stotten Schip]

[Title page of Sebastian Brant's "Ship of Fools" with woodcut illustration of crowded ship: Der Stotten Schip]

Natura, ars naturam adiuuans

Natura, ars naturam adiuuans

[The Virgin holding the child seated on a cloud]

[The Virgin holding the child seated on a cloud]

[Apocalypse]

[Apocalypse]

[Six women who meet daily to spin and discuss family life and current events]

[Six women who meet daily to spin and discuss family life and current events]

[Mathematician Girolamo Cardano, half-length portrait in oval, facing right, with text below]

[Mathematician Girolamo Cardano, half-length portrait in oval, facing right, with text below]

Concordia, che l'ingegno e la forza ...

Concordia, che l'ingegno e la forza ...

Die neuwen Inseln, so hinder Hispanien gegen Orient bey dem land India ligen.

Die neuwen Inseln, so hinder Hispanien gegen Orient bey dem land India ligen.

[Architectural plan and elevation of a bridge showing piers, arches, and columns]

[Architectural plan and elevation of a bridge showing piers, arches, and columns]

[Portolan chart of the Mediterranean and connecting seas].

[Portolan chart of the Mediterranean and connecting seas].

[Illustration of ballistics showing cannon with Tartaglia's gun quadrant to measure its angle of elevation; and surrounding text]

[Illustration of ballistics showing cannon with Tartaglia's gun quadrant to measure its angle of elevation; and surrounding text]

Luxuria

Luxuria

[Detail map of Constantinople. 1550]

[Detail map of Constantinople. 1550]

[Facade and paneled door of building]

[Facade and paneled door of building]

[A folding, pocket-sized sundial]

[A folding, pocket-sized sundial]

[Eagle with prominent claws; and surrounding text]

[Eagle with prominent claws; and surrounding text]

Exemplum balistæ quadrirotis

Exemplum balistæ quadrirotis

Expositio thoracomachi

Expositio thoracomachi

Expositio liburnæ

Expositio liburnæ

[Landscape with church] / HSL.

[Landscape with church] / HSL.

[Sickbed with pox victim and text with decorated initials]

[Sickbed with pox victim and text with decorated initials]

[Title page of Quesit et inventioni diverse; with half length portrait of the author, mathematician Nicolo Tartaglia]

[Title page of Quesit et inventioni diverse; with half length portrait of the author, mathematician Nicolo Tartaglia]

[American Bison; illus. on full page with descriptive text in Spanish]

[American Bison; illus. on full page with descriptive text in Spanish]

[Method of raising sunken ship with five ropes and ships, diagram of curved pipe in water, and surrounding text]

[Method of raising sunken ship with five ropes and ships, diagram of curved pipe in water, and surrounding text]

[Group of men and a demon, Peru]

[Group of men and a demon, Peru]

Portraict des of de l'oyseau

Portraict des of de l'oyseau

Aqui comiença vn vocabulario enla lengua castellana y mexicana.Vocabulario en lengua Castellana y Mexicana. [from old catalog][Mexico, Imprimio se en casa de I. Pablos, 1555][8], 260 l. illus. 22 cm.

Aqui comiença vn vocabulario enla lengua castellana y mexicana.Vocabulario en lengua Castellana y Mexicana. [from old catalog][Mexico, Imprimio se en casa de I. Pablos, 1555][8], 260 l. illus. 22 cm.

Portraict de l'amas des os humains, mis en comparaison de l'anatomie de ceux des oyseaux ...

Portraict de l'amas des os humains, mis en comparaison de l'anatomie de ceux des oyseaux ...

[South Pole. 1555; page of text illus. with map showing "The Pole Antartike" and "The Crosse" (stars)]

[South Pole. 1555; page of text illus. with map showing "The Pole Antartike" and "The Crosse" (stars)]

[Mining methods in 16th Century England]

[Mining methods in 16th Century England]

[Men chopping wood, damming stream, and washing ore demonstrate a sluicing method for obtaining stones from which tin is made]

[Men chopping wood, damming stream, and washing ore demonstrate a sluicing method for obtaining stones from which tin is made]

Hammock Between Two Trees

Hammock Between Two Trees

[Plate from De re metallica showing three methods of ventilating mines]

[Plate from De re metallica showing three methods of ventilating mines]

[Title page of Dipnosophistarum, siue Coenae sapientum libri XV]

[Title page of Dipnosophistarum, siue Coenae sapientum libri XV]

Arithmeticae practicae methodus facilis

Arithmeticae practicae methodus facilis

[Mining methods in 16th Century England]

[Mining methods in 16th Century England]

Meleagre & Atlante

Meleagre & Atlante

A bearded man, wearing a crown, seated at table facing several others with long horns, harp(?), and an elephant

A bearded man, wearing a crown, seated at table facing several others with long horns, harp(?), and an elephant

[Apology by author, la table desmerade d'Hermes Trimegiste, father of philosophy, and portrait in decorated initial L]

[Apology by author, la table desmerade d'Hermes Trimegiste, father of philosophy, and portrait in decorated initial L]

[Indigenous people in domestic activities, one of whom is making a fire]

[Indigenous people in domestic activities, one of whom is making a fire]

Novvm et insigne opvs mvsicvm sex, qvinqve et qvatvor vocum, cvivs in Germania hactenus nihil simile usquam est editum : nunc quidem locupletatum plus centum non minus elegantibus carminibus, tum Iosquini, tum aliorum clarissimorum symphonistarum tám ueterum quám recentiorum, quorum quada[m] antehac sunt edita, multa nunc primum in lucem exeunt

Novvm et insigne opvs mvsicvm sex, qvinqve et qvatvor vocum, cvivs in Germania hactenus nihil simile usquam est editum : nunc quidem locupletatum plus centum non minus elegantibus carminibus, tum Iosquini, tum aliorum clarissimorum symphonistarum tám ueterum quám recentiorum, quorum quada[m] antehac sunt edita, multa nunc primum in lucem exeunt

Novvm et insigne opvs mvsicvm sex, qvinqve et qvatvor vocum, cvivs in Germania hactenus nihil simile usquam est editum : nunc quidem locupletatum plus centum non minus elegantibus carminibus, tum Iosquini, tum aliorum clarissimorum symphonistarum tám ueterum quám recentiorum, quorum quada[m] antehac sunt edita, multa nunc primum in lucem exeunt

Novvm et insigne opvs mvsicvm sex, qvinqve et qvatvor vocum, cvivs in Germania hactenus nihil simile usquam est editum : nunc quidem locupletatum plus centum non minus elegantibus carminibus, tum Iosquini, tum aliorum clarissimorum symphonistarum tám ueterum quám recentiorum, quorum quada[m] antehac sunt edita, multa nunc primum in lucem exeunt

[Interior of Canadian Indian dwelling; women are weeping over dying warrior in hammock; parrot is perched on rafter]

[Interior of Canadian Indian dwelling; women are weeping over dying warrior in hammock; parrot is perched on rafter]

[Male and female mandrake roots]

[Male and female mandrake roots]

Novvm et insigne opvs mvsicvm sex, qvinqve et qvatvor vocum, cvivs in Germania hactenus nihil simile usquam est editum : nunc quidem locupletatum plus centum non minus elegantibus carminibus, tum Iosquini, tum aliorum clarissimorum symphonistarum tám ueterum quám recentiorum, quorum quada[m] antehac sunt edita, multa nunc primum in lucem exeunt

Novvm et insigne opvs mvsicvm sex, qvinqve et qvatvor vocum, cvivs in Germania hactenus nihil simile usquam est editum : nunc quidem locupletatum plus centum non minus elegantibus carminibus, tum Iosquini, tum aliorum clarissimorum symphonistarum tám ueterum quám recentiorum, quorum quada[m] antehac sunt edita, multa nunc primum in lucem exeunt

Novvm et insigne opvs mvsicvm sex, qvinqve et qvatvor vocum, cvivs in Germania hactenus nihil simile usquam est editum : nunc quidem locupletatum plus centum non minus elegantibus carminibus, tum Iosquini, tum aliorum clarissimorum symphonistarum tám ueterum quám recentiorum, quorum quada[m] antehac sunt edita, multa nunc primum in lucem exeunt

Novvm et insigne opvs mvsicvm sex, qvinqve et qvatvor vocum, cvivs in Germania hactenus nihil simile usquam est editum : nunc quidem locupletatum plus centum non minus elegantibus carminibus, tum Iosquini, tum aliorum clarissimorum symphonistarum tám ueterum quám recentiorum, quorum quada[m] antehac sunt edita, multa nunc primum in lucem exeunt

De architectvra Iacobi Androvetii du Cerceau opus.Lvtetia Parisiorvm [E typographia B. Praeuotij] 1559

De architectvra Iacobi Androvetii du Cerceau opus.Lvtetia Parisiorvm [E typographia B. Praeuotij] 1559

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