Ethica Naturalis Seu Documenta Moralia E Variis Rerum Naturalium Proprietatib[us] [ Emblem Book C1700]

By: Johann Weigel

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


pages; . ..virtutum vitiorumq[ue] symbolicis imaginibus collecta. Engraved title followed by 100 leaves, printed recto only, each with engraved illustration after Jan and Caspar Luiken, numbered I-C. Nineteenth century morocco backed cloth, marbled endpapers. Provenance: A. Kuhnholtz-Lordat (bookplate). An educational emblem book based on various aspects of nature and human nature with 100 engraved emblems by Jan Luiken (41 images) and Caspar Luiken (59 images). Each emblem is accompanied by a 10-line Latin verse in letterpress by the German engraver and publisher Johann Christoph Weigel. Largely Natural history-like emblems, includes Whaling plates and natural disasters. Dogs, cats, poultry, horses, horses, Camel human condition- disease, famine, war, old age, poverty . # Praz 533; # Landwehr, German, 639; # Klaversma & Hannema 471/472. [7 1/4" x 9"]

Title: Ethica Naturalis Seu Documenta Moralia E Variis Rerum Naturalium Proprietatib[us] [ Emblem Book C1700]

Author Name: Johann Weigel

Categories: Disasters,

Publisher: Nuremberg, Beverley Tucker, Senate Printer: c1700

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 38016