CHASSENEUX, BARTHÉLEMY DE:
Catalogus Gloriae Mundi D. Bartholomaei Cassanei. Burgundi, Apud Aquassextias in Senatu decuriae ac viri Clarissimi, in quo Doctissime simul et Coppiosissimè de Dignitatibus, Honoribus, Prærogatius, & Excellentia, Spirituum, Hominum, Animantium, rerumq, cæterarum omnium, quæ Cælo, Mari, Terra, Infernoq, ipsocontinentur, ita differitur, ut ...
Diusum in libros duodecim. Francoforti ad Mænum (Frankfurt am Main) 1586. (imprensis Sigismundi Feyrabendij). Folio. (12), 369,(1) leaves. Illustrated with 50 woodcut coat of arms, vignettes and initials. Titleleaf with red and black print. Contemporary full vellum with title on spine in old hand. Binding with some soiling and minor damages. Tears in endpaper. Tears in titleleaf and the last leaf (colophon) are nicely mended without loss of text. Some waterstaining and foxing. Traces of bookworm on a few leaves. Some numbers written in old hand on front endpaper. Stamps om title and last inner board. * The french lawyer Barthélemy (Bartholomeus, Bartholomæus etc.) Cassaneux (Chasseneuz, Cassanaeus, Chassaneo etc.) (ca. 1480-1541) served as a councillor in Burgundy. The book presents an encyclopedic panorama of the author's knowledge - "a protocol of human vanity". (See: Adams C-1416). It was first issued in Lyon 1529 (See: Brunet I, 1819). Latin.
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