Title: Arn. Clapmarii De Arcanis Rerum Publicarum Libri Sex, illustrati A Joan. Arn. Corvino IC. Accessit Chr. Besoldi, De eadem materia discursus, nec non Arnoldi Clapmarii et aliorum conclusiones de Ivre Pvblico, 1644
Author: Arnoldus Clapmarius; Johannes Arnoldi Corvinus; Christoph Besold
Publisher: Amsterodami, Apud L. Elzevirium
Condition: Very Good
A mid 17th century Elzevier pocket edition of Clapmarius’ De Arcanis Rerum, a textbook on state theory in the style of Machiavelli and Bodin, proving to be one of the most influential textbooks of that subject in the 17th century. In addition to the primary work, this edition also contains the discounts of Corvinus and Besold.
One vellum bound volume in 18mo, (32)+43+340+(1)+53+(29), 120 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in very good shape, with minor rubbing and wear to the binding, with light peeling to the foot of the spine. There is minor foxing throughout.