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Le Grand, Antoine (d. 1699) Historia Naturae.

Auction:
3040B
Lot:
356
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Le Grand, Antoine (d. 1699) Historia Naturae. Nuremberg: Johann Zieger for Christoph Gerhard, 1680. Octavo, second edition, engraved title bound opposite the first leaf of text, contemporary parchment, joints cracking, some foxing to contents, 6 1/2 x 4 in.
Estimate $150-200


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Keywords

Christoph Gerhard, Johann Zieger, Book collecting, Foxing, Nuremberg, Octavo, Papermaking, Terminology

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