Lot 4: ANABAPTISTICUM ET ENTHUSIASTICUM PANTHEON und geistliches Ruest-Hauss wider die alten Qua[e]cker und neuen Frey-Geister. Engraved

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Description: additional general title ("Historia von denen Wider Ta[e]uffern"); 31 PORTRAITS OF ROBERT FLUDD, JAKOB BOEHME, MENNO SIMONS, KASPAR SCHWENCKFELD, OLIVER CROMWELL, THOMAS HOBBES, RENE DESCARTES, BARUCH SPINOZA, SHABBETAI TSVI, HOLGER PAULLI, and others; 17 plates. 15 parts in one volume. Folio, contemporary vellum. [Coethen? 1705?] RARELY FOUND COMPLETE, a one-volume reissue of a series of tracts first published 1701-02 at Coethen and Frankfurt attacking the Anabaptists, Quakers, and similarly repudiated groups and individuals; an entire tract (with illustrations) is devoted to the Jewish false messiah Shabbetai Tsvi, another to the Christian proto-Zionist Holger Paulli. BMC (1967) I, page 601, column 1002.
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