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(24) p. Contemporary gold-stamped red Leather with gilt-edged text-block and matching gold-stamped Leather slipcase, 64° (A beautifully decorated almanac for the year 1774, published by the Stationers’ Company who had the monopoly on publishing London almanacs until the progress of the 1770’s. The work is engraved throughout and includes a four-page view of The New [...]

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(frontispiece, 26) 518, (frontispiece) 519-862, (frontispiece) 232 (frontispiece) 233-284 (16) p. Contemporary blind-stamped Leather with raised bands and clasps on straps, Folio 39 x 26 x 8,5 cm. (The spine of the binding has been rebound with preservation of most of the contemporary back-strip, lacks the typographical titlepage, text-block slightly browned throughout and the bottom-margins [...]

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(frontispiece, 6, portrait) 717 (17) p. Contemporary gold-stamped Leather with 6 raised bands, Folio (Edges of the binding slightly rubbed and the bottom spine-end restored on one side, verso of the titlepage has been reinforced. The first French edition of the biography of Michiel Adriaansz. de Ruyter (1607-1676). The work is written by the Dutch [...]

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(22) p. Contemporary green paper wrappers with a coardboard pictorial slipcase, 16° 7,3 x 5,5 x 0,6 cm. (Unfolded leporello measures 6,4 x 99 cm. and exists of 4 separate parts as issued all folded in accordeon-style, the first image on the left side tipped in the carboard paper wrapper, the edges of the wrapper [...]

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1.950,00 Nr. 11268
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1854 - Nürnberg, U.F. Sebald

(portrait, VI) 341 (16), 27 p. Contemporary Velvet binding with silver fittings and gilt-edged text-block, 8° 16,3 x 10,5 x 2,5 cm. (German church book containing hymns, prayers and forms for the use of Lutheran Bayern congregations. Illustrated with a lithographed portrait of Martin Luther facing the titlepage and bound in a stunning black-velvet binding [...]

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(engraved titlepage) 273 (i.e. 272) folia. 18th century Leather with raised bands, 4° (Provenance: From the Bibliotheca Tiliana with its bookplate on the front paste-down and library-stamp on recto of the final folium. The spine has been restored with preservation of most of the back-strip. Fol. 173-174 and 171-172 are bound in each other’s place. [...]

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(12) 532 (6) 377 (24) p. 18th century Vellum, 12° 14 x 8,5 x 4 cm. (Very slight browning on the titlepage en following prelims. Provenance: With the bookplate of George John Earl De la Warr (1791–1869) on the front paste-down and on the facing first free endpaper the bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst. Charming [...]

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888 (21) p. 17th century Vellum, 16° 12,3 x 8,5 x 4,5 cm. (Quires 3A and 3B are bound in each others place, waterstain throughout the text-block, lacks the titlepage. Wormholes in the inner-margin of ca. 100 pages and the bottom-corner of the final pages, slightly grazing the text at places. A rare and early [...]

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592, 122, 84 p. Contemporary Leather with silver fittings, gilt-edged and gauffered text-block, 8° 17,5 x 11 x 4,5 cm. (Lacks page 85-112 of the final work. German church book bound in a richly decorated binding with an abundance of silver fittings consisting of a double clasp, 8 corner-pieces, 2 large central ornaments between 2 [...]

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(XII) 252 p. Contemporary embroidered Silk binding with gilt-edged text-block, 8° (The two outer gold-threads of the border are loose at the bottom and partly going up on the boards. Stain on the bottom right corner of the back cover, the silk of the binding is partly detached on the front cover hinge. Elegantly embroidered [...]

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(engraved titlepage) 283 (20) p. Contemporary blind-stamped Vellum with raised bands and straps on clasps, Folio (Text-block browned throughout. Atlas of the Low Countries, compiled by and with text by German geographer Martin Zeiler (1589-1661). Illustrated with a richly decorated engraved titlepage depicting Neptune riding his seahorse-drawn triumphal chariot and flanked by the coats of [...]

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Arnz, Josef / ATLAS
150,00 Nr. 10974
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(ca. 1835) - Dusseldorf, Arnz & Comp.

(15) fol. Contemporary Cardboard Portfolio, 31 x 28 cm. (A collection of 15 maps depicting the Ancient World, coloured in outline as issued. All mounted on solid paper and framed with a marbled paper border. The lithograph maps are from the hand of J.P. Berghaus and depict the following: 1. Orbis Terrarum Antiquus. 2. Hispania. [...]

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