Einleitung zu der Herolds-Kunst, auff eine bequeme und deutliche Art verfasset, in zwey Theilen. Die Wapen der vornehmsten Staaten und Republiques von gantz Europa gleichsam auff einen Anblick darstellend und in dieser teutschen Ubersetzung mit einem neuen Theil von der Wapen-Kunst insgemein, laut des nohtwendigen Berichtes in der Vorrede, vermehret.

Hamburg, 1694. First Edition of the German translation of Caspar Bussing's original Latin work published the year before, containing the Arms of all the European Emperors, Kings and other Rulers. Small oblong 8vo. (95 x 150mm). Contemporary full roan with raised bands, gilt and red title label to spine. Illustrated with 2 allegorical frontispieces, 5 full-page heraldic plates, and 77 half-page heraldic plates; woodcut head and tail pieces. Contains 132 leaves in all. A little browning to pages, some creasing to upper cover, old tape mark and faint ink name to pastedown, joints neatly repaired. A very good copy of this rare book on heraldry. Item #43442

Price: £195.00

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