12mo., contemporary full vellum with handwritten (in contemporary hand) titling to spine, pp. , 406, dedicated to Cardinal Flavio Chigi, containing:  Il setaccio in cui si ripassa la farina de’pronostici. D’Osmur Zerith Gran Satrapa della Persia (forwarded with a letter dated 31 January, 1649, and from a prison in Naples, to Emanuele del Pino, with the pseudonym Acmat Ziruf, in which he makes, retrospectively, the prediction that there would be a revolt in Naples in 1647; the main text discusses the astrological prophesying of crop yields); and  Lettione e vaticinio di tutto l’anno in generale. Spine cracking apart from text block, some worming, discoloration to spine, library stamp on title page. First and only edition of this v. scarce compendium of two essays by the Abruzzese nobleman Pompeo Colonna, a figure of distinction in the history of Abruzzo.Text in Italian.
COLONNA, Pompeo, Operette contra gli astrologastri. Ed a favore de’buoni Astrologi, overo a favore dell’Astrologia fin a quel segno ch’essa deve trattarsi., Appresso Angelo Bernabo’, 1657
Frederic Shoberl, Narrative of the Most Remarkable Events Which Occurred in and Near Leipzig, Immediately Before, During, and Subsequent to, the Sanguinary Series of Engagements Between the Allied Armies and the French from the 14th to the 19th October, 1813, W. Clowes for R. Ackermann 1814
VAN HAESTENS, Henrick (attrib.); DAVIES, John (trans.), Apocalypsis, or, The Revelation Of certain notorious Advancers of Heresie Wherein their Visions and private Revelations by Dreams, are discovered to be most incredible blasphemies, and enthusiastical dotages: Together with an account of their Lives, Actions, and Ends. Whereunto are added the effigies of seventeen (who excelled the rest in rashness, impudence and lying,) done in Copper Plates. Faithfully and impartially translated out of the Latine by J. D., Printed by E. Tyler, for John Saywell, 1655
PHILOSTRATUS; RINUCCINI, Alemanno (ed.)., Philostrati lemni senioris historiae de vita Apollonii Tyanei Libri octo. Alemano Rhinuccino Florentino interprete. Eusebius contra Hieroclem, qui Tyaneum Christo conferre conatus est. Zenobio Acciolo Florentino interprete. Omnia haec ad Graecam veritatem diligenter castigata, et restituta, adiectis ubi opus esse videbatur, annotatiunculis., Apud Egidium Gourbinum, 1555