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Anon The History of Nature London: Brown, 1720

Bonnart, N. The Four Seasons

Boudard Iconologie Wien: Trattner, 1766

Chifflet, Jean-Jacques Lilium Francicum Antwerp: Plantin-Moretus, 1658

Delafosse, Jean-Charles Algemeen kunstenaars handboek Amsterdam, J.W. Smit, ca. 1785

New edition of the author's Iconologie Historique (1768) with parallel French-Dutch translation

Fraunce, Abraham Insignium, Armorum, Emblematum...1588

(Book of Arms, Hieroglyphs, symbols and Emblems)

Giarda, Cristoforo Icones Symbolicae 1628

Gravelot & Cochin Almanach iconologique 1768-81

Another edition Paris: Le Pan, 1791

Hooghe, R. de. Hieroglyphica Amsterdam: Arkstee & Merkus, 1744

Richardson , George Iconology G. Scott, 1779

Ripa, Cesare Iconologia Rome: Gigiliotti 1593

Another ed., Siena: Floimi's heirs, 1613; Iconologie Paris: Villery, 1637 More
Another ed. Padua: P.P. Tozzi, 1611. Fourth enlarged edition, the second illustrated. Another ed. Padua: Tozzi, 1618

-------------------Iconologies Paris: Billaine, 1677

"Moralisées par J. Baudouin de l'Academie Française."

-------------------Iconologia: or, Moral emblems London: Motte, 1709

-------------------Iconologie ou la Science des Emblemes Devises Amsterdam: Braakman, 1698

Rollenhagen, Gabriel Nucleus emblematum selectissimorum Arnhem: Jansson, 1611

Tempest Iconologia: or Moral Emblems by C. Ripa London: Motte, 1709

Valeriano, Pierio Hieroglyphica Basel: Michael Isengrin, 1556