Proteus ofte Minne-beelden verandert in Sinne-beelden door.

  • Cats, Jacob, 1577-1660
[an. 1627]
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Also known as

Sinne ende minnebeelden. van J. Catz
Emblemata D· Iacobi Catsii, in linguam Anglicam transfusa
Emblemata moralia et æconomica
Galathee ofte Harder Minne-klachte


[Tot Rotterdam] : [Bij Pieter van Waesberge boecvercooper], [an. 1627]

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8 unnumbered pages, 35 pages, 1 unnumbered page; 315 pages, 1 unnumbered page; 28, 91 pages, 1 unnumbered page; 46 pages, 2 unnumbered pages; 55 pages, 9 unnumbered pages, 3 unnumbered plates : illustrations (metal cuts).

References note

STC (2nd ed.) 4863.7


In Dutch, Latin, and French verse.
The illustrations are engraved by Jan Gerrits Swelinck from designs by Andriaen Pietersz. van de Venne.
The title page is engraved; at foot of title: Met privilegie voor 15. Iaren.
Half-title reads: Proteus ofte Minne-beelden verandert in Sinnebeelden door J. Catz.
Contents, quoted from divisional title unless otherwise noted, each with separate pagination: "Sinne ende Minnebeelden· Van I. Catz." (A-2Q⁴ 2R² ), an expanded version of "Silenus Alcibiadis"; "Emblemata D· Iacobi Catsii, in linguam Anglicam transfusa" (² A⁴ b-c⁴ d² ), an English verse translation of the foregoing sometimes attributed to Josuah Sylvester; "Emblemata moralia et æconomica" (3A-3L⁴ 3M² ), with illustrations copied from "Maechden plicht"; the Latin text, with French translation, of the dialogue between Anna and Phyllis from "Maechden plicht" ((a)-(f)⁴, no divisional or caption title); "Galathee ofte Harder Minne-klachte" (a-g⁴ [pointing hand]f[pointing hand]⁴).
Signatures: [sec.]⁴ (?)-2(?)⁴ 3(:)-4(:)⁴ 5(:)² A-2Q⁴ 2R² ² A⁴ b-c⁴ d² 3A-3L⁴ 3M² (a)-(f)⁴ a-g⁴ [pointing handfpointing hand]⁴.
Copy filmed at UMI microfilm Early English Books 1475-1640 reel 2004 lacks pages 312-313 and is misbound.
Reproduction of original in the Harvard University Library.

Reproduction note

Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1475-1640 ; 2004:25) s1999 miun s


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