Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Descartes, Rene (1596-1650) Opera Philosophica: Principia Philosophiae; Specimina Philosophiae

Auction:
3245T
Lot:
1077
Sold for:
$338$275

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3245T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 08, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Descartes, Rene (1596-1650) Opera Philosophica: Principia Philosophiae; Specimina Philosophiae; [and] Passiones Animae. Amsterdam: Johannem Jansonium Juniorem, 1656. Quarto, three parts in one, with three separate divisional title pages printed in red and black, general half-title (torn in upper blank margin with loss), engraved portrait of Descartes, numerous text illustrations, contemporary English tan calf, rebacked, 8 1/4 x 6 in.
Ex libris Dr. Adrian Pollock
Estimate $400-600

[ ]1 (half-title), [portrait], *4, **4, ***4, ****1, A-Z4, Aa-Gg4, Hh1; *4, **4, a-z4, aa-nn4, *4, **4, ***2, A-P4.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Adrian Pollock, Articles, Descartes, Indre-et-Loire, Natural philosophy, Philosophers, Philosophy, Principles of Philosophy, Rationalists, René Descartes, Amsterdam

Departments

Specialists