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65/2865 Emblemata Vaenius O
65/2865 [Emblemata]. Vaenius, O. Amoris Divini Emblemata. Antw., Ex Officina Plantiniana B. Moretus, 1660, 127,(1)p., title-engr., 60 full-p. engr. emblems by OTTO VAENIUS, contemp. vellum, 4to.

- Some sl. occas. foxing; a few lvs. w. a narrow waterstain in blank right margin. Ex bibliotheca Bob Luza, with the bookplates of Luza and the Collection Buijnters-Smets and the bookseller's ticket on S. Emmering of upper endpapers. A good/ fine copy.

= A remarkable copy: each engr. emblem with a CONTEMPORARY DUTCH MANUSCRIPT 4-line POEM below. With sl. later ms. annot. on first blank, identifying the author of these poems: "De gedichtjes onder de zinnebeelden gestelt, zijn gedicht & geschreven door Jonkvrouw Catharina Potteij, dogter van d'heer Hermanus Potteij, en vrouw Maria Thielenus; gebooren te Middelburg den 23den October 1651. & aldaar overleden den 19. September 1718." The second edition, identical to the first edition of 1615. Landwehr 837; Praz p.526; De Vries 71. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CXI.

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