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Tartariae sive Magni Chami Regni tÿpus.

[Embossed leather binding on 12th century manuscript]

Biblia latina. [England? 13th cent.] [563] l. 19 cm.

Bible. Manuscripts. Latin. Biblia latina. April 4, 1452-July 9, 1453. "Giant Bible of Mainz"

Bible. Manuscripts. Latin. Biblia latina. April 4, 1452-July 9, 1453. "Giant Bible of Mainz"

Bible. Manuscripts. Latin. Biblia latina. April 4, 1452-July 9, 1453. "Giant Bible of Mainz"

Bible. Manuscripts. Latin. Biblia latina. April 4, 1452-July 9, 1453. "Giant Bible of Mainz"

[Gutenberg Bible opened to the beginning of the Gospel of Luke]

Catholicon.

Mainz, Johann Fust and Peter Schoeffer, 14 Aug. (in vigilia Assumptionis Mariae) 1462.

[Marcus Tullus Cicero, bust portrait on page of Latin text]

Liber sextus Decretalium.Mainz, Johann Fust and Peter Schoeffer, 17 Dec. 1465.

[A dying man attended by Mary Magdalene and Saint Peter, angels, and the devil]

Civliano consuli ac patricio Priscianus salutem

Civliano consuli ac patricio Priscianus salutem

[Blacksmith shoeing a horse while a man with large sword slays a snake in the background]

[A farmer plowing a field]

[Mobile tank-like fortress in the shape of a dragon]

[Bible. Latin. 1476. Vulgate. [from old catalog]]Biblia Latina.Venice, Nicolaus Jenson, 1476.

[World map by Ptolemy]

Praeceptorium divinae legis.[Reutlingen, Michael Greyff, not after 1479]

De re militari.Verona, Boninus de Boninis, 13 Feb. 1483.[254] leaves (the first and last blank). woodcuts: illus. 32 cm. (fol.)

[Four illustrations of 15th c. daily live from the text of Boethius, De consolatione philosphiae. Dutch and Latin. Ghent, Arend de Kaysere, 3 May 1485]

[Four illustrations of 15th c. daily live from the text of Boethius, De consolatione philosphiae. Dutch and Latin. Ghent, Arend de Kaysere, 3 May 1485]

[Four illustrations of 15th c. daily live from the text of Boethius, De consolatione philosphiae. Dutch and Latin. Ghent, Arend de Kaysere, 3 May 1485]

[Four illustrations of 15th c. daily live from the text of Boethius, De consolatione philosphiae. Dutch and Latin. Ghent, Arend de Kaysere, 3 May 1485]

Boethius, d. 524.De consolatione philosophieDe consolatione philosophiae. Dutch & Latin [from old catalog]Ghent, Arend de Keysere, 3 May 1485.

[Rosarium Beatae Mariae Virginis. [from old catalog]]Rosarium Beate Marie Virginis.Antwerp [Gerard Leeu] 1489.

Horologiu[m] deuotionis circa vitam ChristiZeitglöcklein des Lebens und Leidens Christi. Latin [from old catalog]Augsburg, Anton Sorg, 1489.

Bertoldus, Dominican, fl. 1350.Horologium deuotionis circa vitam Christi.Zeitglöcklein des Lebens und Leidens Christi. Latin [from old catalog][Basel, Johann Amerbach, not after 1490]

Horae Beatae Virginis Mariae ad usum Romanum. Hours [from old catalog] [Paris, Denis Mellier? ca. 1490] [80] leaves. cuts: illus., borders. 27 cm. (4to)

Catholic Church. Liturgy and ritual. [from old catalog]Hore ad vsum Romanum.Hours [from old catalog]

Catholic Church. Liturgy and ritual. [from old catalog]Horae Beatae Virginis Mariae ad usum Romanum.Hours [from old catalog]Paris, Philippe Pigouchet, 19 Apr. 1494.

De insulis nuper in mari Indico repertis

De insulis nuper in Mari Indico repertis [and] de insulis nuper inventis

[Illustrated page with vignette showing Aristotle? pointing to the stars in the sky]

Jacobus Philippus, Bergomensis, 1434

Meditatio[ne]s Iordani de vita et passio[n]e Ih[es]u [Christ]i.Meditationes de vita et passione Jesu Christi [from old catalog][Magdeburg, Moritz Brandis ca. 1500?]

Papie sanctuarium.[Papie, Impressum pro Jacob de Burgofr¯acho, 1505][4], 92, [6] l. illus., port. 22 cm.

In hoc opere haec continentur Geographiae Cl. Ptolemaei a plurimis uiris utriusq[ue] linguae doctiss. eme[n]data, & cu[m] archetypo Graeco ab ipsis collata / schemata cu[m] demonstrationibus suis correcta a Marco Beneuentano ...

Itinerarivm prouinciarum omni~u Antonini Augusti, cum Fragmento eiusdem, necnon indice haudqua~q aspernãdo.Parrhisijs, Venale habetur vbi impressum est, in domo Henrici Stephani [1512]

[Title page with illustration showing the tree of knowledge]

Manuscript copy of sheet 6 of Waldseemüller's Carta marina

Fragmentary terrestrial globe gores

Bvcolica, Georgica, Aeneis, cvm Servii commentariis accvratissime emendatis ...Works. 1520[Venetijs, In aedibus G. de Rusconibus, 1520]1 v. in 2 ([979] p.) illus. 22 cm.

Assertio septem sacramentorum aduersus Martin. Luther¯u, aedita ab inuictissimo Angliae et Franciae rege, et do. Hyberniae Henrico eius nominis octauo.[Londinum, In aedibus Pynsonianis, 1521][156] p. 25 cm.

Praeclara Ferdina[n]di Cortesii de noua maris oceani Hyspania narratio sacratissimo, ac inuictissimo Carolo Romanoru[m] Imperatori semper Augusto, Hyspaniaru[m] &c. Regi anno Domini M.D.XX. transmissa

Opuscul¯u de Sphera m¯udi Joannis de Sacro Busto c¯u additionibus et familiarissimo c¯om¯etario Petri Ciruelli Daroc¯esis,

[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]

Noua, et integra uniuersi orbis descriptio /

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

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

Typus orbis descriptione Ptolemaei

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

[A folding, pocket-sized sundial]

Exemplum balistæ quadrirotis

Expositio liburnæ

Expositio thoracomachi

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

Arithmeticae practicae methodus facilis

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

Portugalliae : que olim Lusitania, nouissima & exactissima descriptio /

[A horizontal sundial]

Americae sive qvartae orbis partis nova et exactissima descriptio /

Calcearius, der schuhmacher

Aurifaber - der goltschmit

Planimetriam, hoc est, longitudinum mensuram per astrolabium experíri

[A man operating a lathe with fixed cutting tool driven by the action of weights; here the machine is cutting screw threads in wood]

Mutius Scaevola

The entombment

Virtue / Iacobus Ligozzus Verones inuenit ac pinxit, Andreas Andreanas

The entombment / Raff. da Reggio invent. Andrea Andreano Mant. intagliator.

The Virgin, Child, and saints / Iacopo Ligozia Veronese pittore del Sereniss [...]; Andrea Andriano Mant. intagliatore 1585.

Eve after the Fall / Mecarino inventore, Anda. intagliat[o]re Mant[ua]no.

Das heilig Lande mit Ausztheilung der zwoelff Geschlechter

S. Augustini : pars est terra Florida, sub latitudine 30 grad, ora vero maritima humilior est, lancinata et insulosa.

[The dances at their great feasts]

[How the chief ladies of the town of Dasamonquepeio dress and carry their children] / T.B.

Americæ pars, nunc Virginia dicta : primum ab Anglis inuenta, sumtibus Dn. Walteri Raleigh, Equestris ordinis Viri, Anno Dn̄i. MDLXXXV regni Vero Sereniss. nostræ Reginæ Elisabethæ XXVII, hujus vero Historia peculiari Libro descripta est, additis etiam Indigenarum Iconibus /

[A noblewoman of Pomeiock] / T.B.

[How they build boats] / T.B.

[Killing alligators]

[Exercises of the youths]

[The queen-elect is brought to the king]

The Virgin, Child, and a bishop / AC [monogram of Alessandro Casolani]; Andrea Mantuano intagliatore in Siena 1591.

[How the Natives collect gold in the streams]

Galli locum condendae arci aptum deligunt

[Trophies and ceremonies after a victory]

[A fortified village]

Gallorum ad Maij flumen navigatio

[The widows approach the chief]

Floridae Americae provinciae recens & exactissima descriptio auctorè Iacobo le Moyne cui cognomen de Morgues, qui Laudōnierum, altera Gallorum in eam prouinciam nauigatione comitat est, atque adhibitis aliquot militibus ob pericula, regionis illius interiora & maritima diligentissimè lustrauit, & exactissimè dimensus est, obseruata etiam singulorum fluminum inter se distantia, ut ipsemet redux Carolo .IX. Galliarum regi, demonstrauit.

The Natives of Florida worship the column erected by the commander on his first voyage

Christ carrying the cross / AC [monogram of Alessandro Casolani]; Andrea Andreani intagliatore in Siena 1592.

[Gerhard Mercator, half-length portrait, facing left, holding compass and globe, at age 62]

Vera totius expeditionis nauticæ : descriptio D. Franc. Draci ... /