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Rouillé, Guillaume (c. 1518-1589) Prima [et Secunda] Pars Promptuarii Iconum Insigniorum a Seculo Hominum

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
354
Sold for:
$461$375

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

Description:

Rouillé, Guillaume (c. 1518-1589) Prima [et Secunda] Pars Promptuarii Iconum Insigniorum a Seculo Hominum. Lyons: Rouillium, 1553.
First edition, quarto, two parts bound as one, three signatures with leaves bound in the incorrect order (signatures g, k, and hh); illustrated throughout with two woodcut portrait emblems printed at the top of each page, bound in contemporary limp parchment, 19th ownership inscription and bookplate; water staining and toning to some text leaves, 9 x 6 1/4 in.
Estimate $750-950

a8, b4, c-m8 (signatures g, k, and hh misbound); aa-qq8.


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