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Galen (130 AD-200 AD) Opera ex Septima Iuntarum Editione

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
256
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Galen (130 AD-200 AD) Opera ex Septima Iuntarum Editione. Venice: Juntas, 1597.
Two folio volumes, lacking the first signature in the second volume, aa1-8, title in volume one printed in red and black within an elaborate woodcut compartment, ex libris Dr. Crawford Adams, with his bookplate in each volume, water stains and other faults to contents, should be viewed, in full modern red buckram, 14 1/4 x 9 3/4 in. (2)
Estimate $200-300

A-N8; 1a-9i8; Aa-Hh8, Ii6, KK10; A[alpha]-P[]8, Q[pi]6; vol.2: bb9, cc-oo8 (oo8 blank), aaa2-8, ooo8, ppp-qqq6, rrr-zzz8, AAA-KKK8, LLL4. lacking aa1-8


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