12 June 2009
REGENSBURG 1653 -- BALDUIN, Christian Adolph. Poetische Entdeckung Der Ehren-Pforte Welche Dem... Römischen Keyser... Ferdinand dem Dritten... nach geschlossenen allgemeinen Teutschen Frieden zu den in Regenspurg angestellten ersten Reichs-tag... auffgerichtet worden. Regensburg: Christoph Fischer, 1653.
2o (287 x 192 mm). 3 engraved folding plates. (Plates trimmed along edges, some staining at end.) Later wrappers (chipping to spine).
Celebrating the arrival of FERDINAND III (1608-1657), Holy Roman emperor (1637-1657), King of Hungary (1625-1657), and King of Bohemia (1627-1657), at Regensburg, to attend the first Imperial Diet, since the signing of the Peace of Westphalia. The plates depict the entry and two triumphal arches.
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