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Bruyn, Reynt le
2.950,00 Nr. 11290
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1828 - Batavia, Landsdrukkerij.

157 p. Contemporary half Leather, 8° (Rare Batavia-edition of selected Psalms and Hymns, translated from the Dutch into Malaysian language by Reynt le Bruyn (1799-1829). Le Bruyn was a Dutch missionary and teacher stationed at Koepang from 1819 until his early passing in 1829. He was sent to serve at Java by the Dutch association [...]

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2 volumes, (2, LXVIII) 340, (2) 341-726 (1) p. Contemporary gold-stamped Leather with raised bands, large 4° (Spine-ends restored. The first edition of this standard work on chronology compiled by three benedictins of the Saint Maur congregation. It provides a clear base for the critical study of historical documents with a chronological table and perpetual, [...]

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LUTHER, MARTIN
3.500,00 Nr. 11296
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1574 - Wittenberg, Lorensz Schwenck

(14) 262 folia. Contemporary blind- and gold-stamped Leather with raised bands and clasps, 4° (The spine-ends of the binding are restored, the top clasp does not close properly, text-block modestly to heavily browned with some small pieces of margin lacking. Lacks the bottom corner of fol. 64. and repaired accordingly, because of this a few [...]

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(6, X) 602 p. Contemporary Wrappers, 4° (Binding rubbed and partly restored, large and untrimmed text-block, lacks the portrait facing the titlepage. The first quarto-edition of this extensive biography of Gustav II Adolph (1594-1632), King of Sweden. Illustrated with 4 engraved maps of which 3 folding, 3 folding engravings of battles and 1 folding table [...]

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Verbiest, Ferdinand
67.500,00 Nr. 11309
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(late 17th-early 18th century) - (China)

(7) folia. Rebound blind-stamped Leather with raised bands, small Folio 38,5 x 40,3 x 1,2 cm. (Spine and front cover a bit faded at places. Slight foxing and minor staining throughout. The plates are coloured by a later hand, margins cropped and mounted on heavy paper. Collection of 7 woodcut engravings from the extremely rare [...]

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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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Eglin, Bernhard / Eglin, Karl Martin
1.250,00 Nr. 11260
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(ca. 1830) - Luzern, Eglin Brothers

(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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N.N.
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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(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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N.T. / Olivétan, Pierre Robert
1.950,00 Nr. 11271
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(156X) - (Lyon, Jean Frellon)

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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