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Conestaggio, Girolamo (1530-c. 1616) trans. Edward Blount (1562-1632) The Historie of the Vniting of the Kingdom of Portvgall to the Cr

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3117B
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39
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Books & Manuscripts - 3117B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 20, 2018 12:00PM

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Conestaggio, Girolamo (1530-c. 1616) trans. Edward Blount (1562-1632) The Historie of the Vniting of the Kingdom of Portvgall to the Crowne of Castill. London: by Arn. Hatfield for Edward Blount, 1600. First edition in English, large quarto, authorship sometimes attributed to Juan de Silva, original title: Dell'unione del Regno di Portogallo alla Corona di Castiglia, was published in Genoa in 1585; ex libris Johannis Johnson, perhaps John Johnson of Cranbrook, with a Magdalene College, Cambridge inscription, (1662-1725); James Ibbetson, with his 18th century armorial bookplate; John Blount, with his bookplate inside back board and stencil on verso of title; Richard Duncan Radcliffe, with bookplate; Albert George Sandeman; and Patrick W. Sandeman, with bookplates; bound in full parchment over stiff boards, title page mounted; water staining; 10 1/4 x 7 1/2 in.

A-Z6, Aa-Ee6, Ff4.
http://estc.bl.uk/S108618
Estimate $2,500-3,500


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Dell, John Johnson, John Blount, James Ibbetson, Edward Blount, Juan de Silva, Patrick W. Sandeman, Richard Duncan Radcliffe, Albert George Sandeman, Cambridge, London, Book design, Bookplate, Ex Libris

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