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Tartariae sive Magni Chami Regni tÿpus.

Upper right corner of a marble sarcophagus with the Latin legend of Mars and Rhea Silvia

[Embossed leather binding on 12th century manuscript]

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

Gemellion (Hand Basin) with the Arms of the Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem

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]

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.

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]

The Martyrdom of Saint John, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition 1511

The Beast with Two Horns Like a Lamb, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition 1511

Jacobus Philippus, Bergomensis, 1434

Figure in Roman Dress (Publius Cornelius Scipio Africanus) and Study of Two Helmets (recto); Sketches and Latin Inscription (verso)

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 ...

Head of a Bearded Man Wearing a Turban (recto); Latin script (verso)

The Four Horsemen, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition, 1511

The Flight into Egypt, from The Life of the Virgin, Latin Edition, 1511

The Apocalyptic Woman, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition, 1511

The Adoration of the Lamb, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition, 1511

The Matyrdom of Saint John, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition, 1511

Saint John Swallowing the Book, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition, 1511

The Glorification of the Virgin, from The Life of the Virgin, Latin Edition, 1511

The Sojourn of The Holy Family in Egypt, from The Life of the Virgin, Latin Edition, 1511

The Death of the VIrgin, from The Life of the Virgin, Latin Edition, 1511

Christ Taking Leave of His Mother, from The Life of the Virgin, Latin Edition, 1511

The Martyrdom of Saint John, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition 1511

The Four Avenging Angels, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition 1511

The Flight into Egypt, from The Life of the Virgin, from the Latin Edition

The Opening of the Fifth and Sixth Seals, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition, 1511

The Nativity, from The Life of the Virgin, Latin Edition, 1511

The Seven Angels with the Trumpets, from The Apocalypse, Latin Edition, 1511

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]

Imagines coeli meridionales

Manuscript copy of sheet 6 of Waldseemüller's Carta marina

Celestial globe gores

Fragmentary celestial globe gores

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.

A pariquadrata superficie humai corporis perdistincta eo naturali centro umbilici circulum excipere - et in eo quadratum minorem inscribere, fig. a

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, ...

Typus orbis descriptione Ptolemaei

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

Tabula noua totius orbis

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

Architecture, ou, Art de bien bastir de Marc Vitruve Pollion, autheur romain antique; mis de latin en francoys par Ian Martin

Die neuwen Inseln, so hinder Hispanien gegen Orient bey dem land India ligen.

[A folding, pocket-sized sundial]

Exemplum balistæ quadrirotis

Expositio thoracomachi

Expositio liburnæ

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

De architectvra Iacobi Androvetii du Cerceau opus.Lvtetia Parisiorvm [E typographia B. Praeuotij] 1559

Tabula nouarum insularum, quas diuersis respectibus Occidentales & Indianas uocant

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

Map of western South America

Das erst general inhaltend die Beschreibung und den Circkel des gantzen Erdtrichs und Moeres

Planimetriam, hoc est, longitudinum mensuram per astrolabium experíri

Passau. septen trio Coloniæ Ubior cum gratia et priuilegio ; LA monogram Leonardus Abent patauien: F

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

Typvs orbis terrarvm

Typvs orbis terrarvm

Americae et proximar regionvm orae descriptio