The Resource Athanasii Kircheri e Soc. Iesu Obeliscus Pamphilius : hoc est, interpretatio noua & hucusque intentata obelisci hieroglyphici quem non ita pridem ex veteri Hippodromo Antonini Caracallae Caesaris, in Agonale Forum transtulit, integritati restituit, & in vrbis aeternae ornamentum erexit Innocentius X, Pont. Max. In quo post varia Aegyptiacae, Chaldaicae, Hebraicae, Graecanicae antiquitatis, doctrinaeque quà sacrae, quà profanae monumenta, veterum tandem theologia, hieroglyphicis inuoluta symbolis, detecta è tenebris in lucem asseritur

Athanasii Kircheri e Soc. Iesu Obeliscus Pamphilius : hoc est, interpretatio noua & hucusque intentata obelisci hieroglyphici quem non ita pridem ex veteri Hippodromo Antonini Caracallae Caesaris, in Agonale Forum transtulit, integritati restituit, & in vrbis aeternae ornamentum erexit Innocentius X, Pont. Max. In quo post varia Aegyptiacae, Chaldaicae, Hebraicae, Graecanicae antiquitatis, doctrinaeque quà sacrae, quà profanae monumenta, veterum tandem theologia, hieroglyphicis inuoluta symbolis, detecta è tenebris in lucem asseritur

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Athanasii Kircheri e Soc. Iesu Obeliscus Pamphilius : hoc est, interpretatio noua & hucusque intentata obelisci hieroglyphici quem non ita pridem ex veteri Hippodromo Antonini Caracallae Caesaris, in Agonale Forum transtulit, integritati restituit, & in vrbis aeternae ornamentum erexit Innocentius X, Pont. Max. In quo post varia Aegyptiacae, Chaldaicae, Hebraicae, Graecanicae antiquitatis, doctrinaeque quà sacrae, quà profanae monumenta, veterum tandem theologia, hieroglyphicis inuoluta symbolis, detecta è tenebris in lucem asseritur
Title
Athanasii Kircheri e Soc. Iesu Obeliscus Pamphilius
Title remainder
hoc est, interpretatio noua & hucusque intentata obelisci hieroglyphici quem non ita pridem ex veteri Hippodromo Antonini Caracallae Caesaris, in Agonale Forum transtulit, integritati restituit, & in vrbis aeternae ornamentum erexit Innocentius X, Pont. Max. In quo post varia Aegyptiacae, Chaldaicae, Hebraicae, Graecanicae antiquitatis, doctrinaeque quà sacrae, quà profanae monumenta, veterum tandem theologia, hieroglyphicis inuoluta symbolis, detecta è tenebris in lucem asseritur
Creator
Contributor
Engraver
Former owner
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • lataragrcheb
  • lat
Member of
Cataloging source
SMI
Citation location within source
  • K6
  • p. 462
  • 4:1052
Citation source
  • McGeary & Nash. Emblem books at the University of Illinois
  • BL Italian, 17th cent.
  • Backer-Sommervogel
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1602-1680
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kircher, Athanasius
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PJ1093
LC item number
.K58 1650
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1574-1655
  • 1603-1692
  • 1586-1651
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Innocent
  • Bloemaert, Cornelis
  • Grignani, Lodovico
  • Society of Writers to H.M. Signet (Great Britain)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Emblems
  • Emblem books, Latin
  • Egyptian language
  • Mythology, Egyptian
  • Obelisks
  • Innocent
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Athanasii Kircheri e Soc. Iesu Obeliscus Pamphilius : hoc est, interpretatio noua & hucusque intentata obelisci hieroglyphici quem non ita pridem ex veteri Hippodromo Antonini Caracallae Caesaris, in Agonale Forum transtulit, integritati restituit, & in vrbis aeternae ornamentum erexit Innocentius X, Pont. Max. In quo post varia Aegyptiacae, Chaldaicae, Hebraicae, Graecanicae antiquitatis, doctrinaeque quà sacrae, quà profanae monumenta, veterum tandem theologia, hieroglyphicis inuoluta symbolis, detecta è tenebris in lucem asseritur
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: a-h A-3Z 4A-4D 4E2
  • Engraved frontispiece signed: "Io: Ang: Caninius Rom: inuentor et del. C. Bloemaert sculp."
  • Engraved portrait of Innocent X (plate) bound following the title page
  • Plate on folded leaf (unfolded dimensions 74 x 44 cm) shows each face of the obelisk separately; in the center is a smaller drawing of the obelisk partially in the round, surmounted by angels bearing a medal of Pope Innocent X and his coat of arms
  • Title vignette (Papal coat of arms); printer's device (final leaf recto); head- and tail-pieces; initials
  • Errors in pagination: Pages 319, 342, 343, and 520 are misnumbered 317, 344, 345, and 510, respectively; page numbers 332-33 are omitted
  • Numerous woodcuts of hieroglyphics in text
  • Text includes excerpts in Hebrew, Arabic and Greek
  • Imperfect copy; missing pages 291-294 (contains one engraved ill.) and in its place a duplicate of pages 107-110 has been been inserted.
  • Bound in full vellum with the armorial device of the Society of Writers to the Signet gilt-tooled at center of front and rear boards.
  • Armorial bookplate and printed shelfmark label on front paste-down; an engraved plate bearing a coat of arms has been added preceeding the frontispiece bearing the motto "Enatent aut evolent" and signed: "R. Collin Chalcogr. Reg. fecit Bruxellae 1680"
  • Includes index
Extent
1 online resource ([64], 560 [i.e. 558], [30] pages, [3] leaves of plates (1 folded)
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, port.)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1040009860
Label
Athanasii Kircheri e Soc. Iesu Obeliscus Pamphilius : hoc est, interpretatio noua & hucusque intentata obelisci hieroglyphici quem non ita pridem ex veteri Hippodromo Antonini Caracallae Caesaris, in Agonale Forum transtulit, integritati restituit, & in vrbis aeternae ornamentum erexit Innocentius X, Pont. Max. In quo post varia Aegyptiacae, Chaldaicae, Hebraicae, Graecanicae antiquitatis, doctrinaeque quà sacrae, quà profanae monumenta, veterum tandem theologia, hieroglyphicis inuoluta symbolis, detecta è tenebris in lucem asseritur
Link
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: a-h A-3Z 4A-4D 4E2
  • Engraved frontispiece signed: "Io: Ang: Caninius Rom: inuentor et del. C. Bloemaert sculp."
  • Engraved portrait of Innocent X (plate) bound following the title page
  • Plate on folded leaf (unfolded dimensions 74 x 44 cm) shows each face of the obelisk separately; in the center is a smaller drawing of the obelisk partially in the round, surmounted by angels bearing a medal of Pope Innocent X and his coat of arms
  • Title vignette (Papal coat of arms); printer's device (final leaf recto); head- and tail-pieces; initials
  • Errors in pagination: Pages 319, 342, 343, and 520 are misnumbered 317, 344, 345, and 510, respectively; page numbers 332-33 are omitted
  • Numerous woodcuts of hieroglyphics in text
  • Text includes excerpts in Hebrew, Arabic and Greek
  • Imperfect copy; missing pages 291-294 (contains one engraved ill.) and in its place a duplicate of pages 107-110 has been been inserted.
  • Bound in full vellum with the armorial device of the Society of Writers to the Signet gilt-tooled at center of front and rear boards.
  • Armorial bookplate and printed shelfmark label on front paste-down; an engraved plate bearing a coat of arms has been added preceeding the frontispiece bearing the motto "Enatent aut evolent" and signed: "R. Collin Chalcogr. Reg. fecit Bruxellae 1680"
  • Includes index
Extent
1 online resource ([64], 560 [i.e. 558], [30] pages, [3] leaves of plates (1 folded)
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, port.)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1040009860

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