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Regentenbuch Auffs Fleissigst und Herrlichst Jtzt von Newem Ubersehen by  Georg Lauterbeck - 1572 - from The Lawbook Exchange Ltd (SKU: 71477)

Regentenbuch Auffs Fleissigst und Herrlichst Jtzt von Newem Ubersehen

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Regentenbuch Auffs Fleissigst und Herrlichst Jtzt von Newem Ubersehen

by Lauterbeck, Georg

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1572. Leipzig: Durch Johann Martorff, 1572. Leipzig: Durch Johann Martorff, 1572. Guidance for German Rulers (And Their Advisors) Lauterbeck, Georg [1505?-1578]. Regentenbuch Auffs Fleissigst und Herrlichst Jtzt von Newem Ubersehen, Und Durchaus an Vielen Orten Corrigiert, Gemehret, und Gebessert. Allen Regenten und Oberkeit zu Anrichtung und Besserung Erbarer und Guter Policey, Christlich und Notig zu wissen. Es ist Auch uber die Rede des Griechischen Philosophi Musonii, Dem Gemeinen Nutz zum Besten, Hier Angedruckt die Summa der Platonischen Lere von den Gesetzen und Regierung des Gemeinen Nutzes, Wie die von Johanne Schleydano ins Latein Zusamen Gezogen, etc. Vom Ampt der Konige und Regierung des Gemeinen Nutzes in der Loblichen Kron Frankreich, Des Furtrefflichen Mannes Claudii Sessels zwey Schone Bucher, Wie er die in Frantzosischer Sprach Geschrieben und von Johanne Schleydano ins Latein Gebracht, Auch ein Christliche und Trewe Oration und Vermanung an die Regierung der Loblichen Kron Frankreich, Etc. [Leipzig: Durch Johann Martorff, 1572. [xxiv], 368 [i.e. 367], [80] ff. Folio (12" x 8"). Contemporary blind-tooled paneled pigskin-covered wooden boards with beveled edges (featuring images of saints and church fathers), brass corner bosses and clasps, edges rouged, early hand-lettered title to fore-edge of text block. Moderate soiling and a few stains, residue from removed labels to spine, a few minor worm holes, spine ends bumped, rear hinge cracked, a few partial cracks to text block. Title page printed in red and black. Moderate toning, light foxing in a few places, faint staining to a few leaves, minor worming to bottom edges of final 62 leaves, rear free endpaper and rear pastedown, light soiling and edgewear to title page. $2,000. * Later edition. First published in 1556, this a collection of essays on law, political science and Christian morality intended for the education of German rulers and the people who advise them. It is a deeply humanistic work. Among other sources, it draws on the works of Plato, the Stoic philosopher Gaius Musonis Rufus and the humanist jurist Ulrich Zasius. All editions of this work are scarce. OCLC locates no copies of the 1572 in North America. Das Verzeichnis der im Deutschen Sprachbereich Erschienenen Drucke des 16. Jahrhunderts L782.


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