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November 18, 2018 11:00 AMCalender

Pliny, Gaius Secundus (23-79 AD) The Historie of the World.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3176BLocation: BostonDate / Time: November 18, 2018 11:00AM


Pliny, Gaius Secundus (23-79 AD) The Historie of the World. London: Islip, 1601. First edition, second issue, folio, title pages present in both parts (lacking blanks [pi]1 and Ppp8),full later calf, rebacked, gilt spine, some rust spots, marginal tears and paper flaws, seven leaves with corners torn with loss, 11 3/4 x 8 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

[pi]6, para4, a-b6, A8, B-3I6, 3K4; A-3G6, 3H4, 3I-3O6, 3P8 (lacking blanks [pi]1 and 3P8).

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