Icones sive Imagines virorum literis illustrium qui Seculo XV. praesertim doctrina religionis aliarumque bonarum scientiarum tanquam lumina in Germania nostra claruere. Nicolaus Reusner, Tobias Stimmer.
Icones sive Imagines virorum literis illustrium qui Seculo XV. praesertim doctrina religionis aliarumque bonarum scientiarum tanquam lumina in Germania nostra claruere.
Icones sive Imagines virorum literis illustrium qui Seculo XV. praesertim doctrina religionis aliarumque bonarum scientiarum tanquam lumina in Germania nostra claruere.
Icones sive Imagines virorum literis illustrium qui Seculo XV. praesertim doctrina religionis aliarumque bonarum scientiarum tanquam lumina in Germania nostra claruere.

Icones sive Imagines virorum literis illustrium qui Seculo XV. praesertim doctrina religionis aliarumque bonarum scientiarum tanquam lumina in Germania nostra claruere.

Frankofurti ad Moenum: Typ. Balthasaris Diehlii, 1720. Early edition. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Very good- condition. Item #018407

[viii], 181 pages of text followed by [iii] pages of index. Original full vellum binding is soiled and slightly worn with the front inner hinge mostly detached. The entirety of the text is age-toned/browned and there is light damp staining to the top of each page. Several pages have dark ink stains on them. Illustrated with 89 woodcuts by Tobias Stimmer; there are 91 portraits called for in the index, but there is text only and a blank space instead of a woodcut for both Hussus Joannes (pg.80) and Melanthon Philippus (pg.110). Title continues: "...olim a Tobia Stimmero pictore suae aetatis perfectissimo ad vivum expressae & Nic. Reusnero etc. cum brevi descriptione eorum vitarum & operum in lucem editae. Nunc reipublicae literariae bono iterum recusae & ab interitu vindiccatae cura & impensis C.A.Z.J.C.A." Portraits of European scholars.

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