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Bibliotheca Academiae Vilnensis

A collection shaped by centuries of history, is one of the most valuable stocks in the library. It contains books from the personal collections of Sigismund Augustus, Georgius Albinius, Walerian Protasewicz, Ostafi Wołłowicz, Sapieha and Pac family and other university professors and alumni. This stock, which has an intrinsic historical-cultural value, collects educational literature (textbooks), canon and civil law treatises, various dictionaries and encyclopaedias, studies of other countries and general history, natural sciences, architecture, art and music publications. After the university was closed in 1832, a large part of the collection was transported to Russia and was returned only in 1950’s. The books are kept in accordance with the old historical call numbers. It is speculated that the majority of the stock is the work of Vilnius bookbinders.

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  • Title
    DIVINI PLATONIS OPERVM A MARSILIO FICINO TRALATORVM. TOMVS TERTIVS
    Creator
    Πλάτων
    Shelfmark
    BAV 33.6.38
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  • Title
    CASPARIS BARLÆI, RERVM PER OCTENNIVM IN BRASILIA Et alibi nuper gestarum, Sub Præfectura Illustrissimi COMITIS I. MAVRITII, NASSOVIÆ, &c. COMITIS.....
    Casparis Barlaei Rerum per octennium in Brasilia et alibi nuper gestarum sub praefectura illustrissimi comitis I. Mauritii, Nassoviae etc. comitis....
    Rerum per octennium in Brasilia et alibi nuper gestarum... historia
    Praefectura de Ciriii, vel Seregippe Del Rey cum Itapuama
    Praefecturae Paranambucae pars meridionalis
    Praefecturae Paranambucae pars borealis, una cum praefectura de Itamaraca
    Praefecturae de Paraiba, et Rio Grande
    Portus Calvus
    Civitas Olinda
    Olinda
    Garasu
    Serinhaim
    Insula Tamaraca
    Arx Nassovii
    Siara
    Parayba
    Mauritiopolis
    Friburgum
    Boa Vista
    Loanda S. Pauli
    Maragnon
    Chili
    Dillenburgum
    Creator
    Barlaeus, Caspar
    Shelfmark
    BAV 37.1.3
    Date
    1647
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  • Title
    ILIAS ORATORIA
    Brevissima summa rhetoricae
    Creator
    Seligmacher, Thomas.
    Shelfmark
    BAV 39.9.59
    Date
    1674
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  • Title
    DECAS SECVNDA
    Shelfmark
    BAV 40.9.7
    Date
    1648
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  • Title
    PETRI BAPTISTÆ BVRGI GENVENSIS DE BELLO SVECICO Commentarij Quibus Gostaui Adulphi Suecor[um] Regis in Germaniã[m] expeditio usq[ue] ad ipsius...
    De bello Suecico commentarii
    Creator
    Borgo, Pietro Battista
    Shelfmark
    BAV 41.10.15
    Date
    1633
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  • Title
    PETRI BAPTISTÆ BVRGI GENVENSIS DE BELLO SVECICO COMMENTARII, QVIBVS GVSTAVI ADOLPHI, Suecorum Regis, in Germaniam expeditio usq[ue] ad ipsius...
    De bello Suecico commentarii
    Creator
    Borgo, Pietro Battista
    Shelfmark
    BAV 41.10.15a
    Date
    1639
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  • Title
    PARS SECUNDA
    Shelfmark
    BAV 42.10.37
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  • Title
    L'ART MILITAIRE pour L'INFANTERIE. A quel est monstré
    L'art militaire pour l'infanterie. Au quel est monstré: I. Le maniement du mousquet & de la pique... II. L'exercice d'une compagnie d'infanterie...
    Creator
    Wallhausen, Johann Jacob
    Shelfmark
    BAV 46.1.53
    Date
    1615
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  • Title
    LA CASTRAMETATION
    Creator
    Stevin, Simon
    Shelfmark
    BAV 47.1.15c
    Date
    1618
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  • Title
    SCIPIONIS AMIRATI celeberrimi inter neotericos scriptoris, DISSERTATIONES POLITICÆ
    Dissertationes politicae
    Discursus in C. Cornelium Tacitum
    Digressiones politicae
    De regis ac regni institutione libri III
    Creator
    Ammirato, Scipione
    Shelfmark
    BAV 58.8.40
    Date
    1609
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  • Title
    D. HIERONYMI OSORII LVSITANI, EPISCOPI SYLVENSIS, DE REGIS INSTITVTIONE ET DISCIPLINA LIBRI VIII
    De regis Institutione et disciplina libri VIII
    Creator
    Osório (Osorius), Jerónimo (Hieronymus)
    Shelfmark
    BAV 59.8.9
    Date
    1572
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