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Arndt, Johann
5.000,00 Nr. 10723
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1656 - Lüneburg, Stern

(26) 291 (19) p. Contemporary Silver Binding with gilt-edged text block, 32° 9 x 5,5 x 2 cm. (Page 289/290 lacks the top corner. Miniature edition of this German prayer book, considered the best-known work of the Lutheran theologian Johann Arndt, 1555-1621. Bound in a stunning silver binding, entirely decorated with a design of ornamental [...]

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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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2 works in 1 binding, (18) 836 (66), 114 p. Contemporary half Leather with silver fittings, 8° 18,5 x 12 x 5 cm. (Text block slightly browned. German song book with in the first part 1013 evangelical songs followed by a short history of singing with practical tips and in the second part various prayers [...]

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(10) 521, 440, 132, 336 (24) p. Contemporary richly blind-stamped Pigskin over wooden boards with raised bands, brass corner-pieces and central ornaments and clasps on straps, Folio 41,2 x 28 x 12,5 cm. (The top clasp has been renewed. The front cover is decorated with the painted coat of arms of the Zofingen (Switzerland), flanked [...]

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n.p. Contemporary gold-stamped Leather with raised bands, metal clasps and gilt-edged and gauffered text block, 8° (Fine presentation copy, gifted to Archduke Rainer (1827-1913) probably on the occasion of his confirmation. The binding includes the well-known work The Imitation of Christ in German by Thomas à Kempis (ca. 1380-1471) printed by the Vienna printing office [...]

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(24) 510 (10), 64 p. Contemporary gold-stamped and painted Vellum with silver clasps, gauffered and gilt-edged text-block, 8° (Text block very slightly browned, comes with a contemporary cardboard box which is worn near the edges. The inner-side of the top clasp is engraved with ‘HcHm:’ the bottom clasp with ‘Bt G.1818’. German church book containing [...]

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3.750,00 Nr. 10963
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1674 (frontispiece: 1673) - Leipzig, Joh. Christ. Tarnoven (printed by Christian Michaeln)

(engraving, frontispiece, 10) 772 (6), 70 (2) p. Rebound Leather with raised bands, contemporary silver fittings and clasps, gilt-edged and gauffered text block, 12° 12,3 x 7 x 4,7 cm. (Text block slightly browned throughout. German-language church book with prayers, the work is illustrated with a frontispiece and 30 other engravings. Bound in a charming [...]

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7.250,00 Nr. 10964
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1739 - Strassburg, Johannes Beck

(6) 595 (19), 48 p. Contemporary Silver Binding with clasps and gilt-edged text block, 8° 14 x 8,5 x 3 cm. (A fine German church book containing hymns and prayers for the use of Strassburg congregations. Bound in a silver binding with double clasp, the borders, head- and tail-band and the clasps made of gilded [...]

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(frontispiece) 702 (18) p. Contemporary Leather with raised bands, large ornamental silver clasp and gilt-edged and gauffered text block, 8° (Slight browning/foxing throughout. German church book containing prayers for all kinds of occasions, illustrated with a frontispiece and several engravings. The work is bound in a firm dark brown leather binding and decorated with a [...]

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350,00 Nr. 10886
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1856 - Nürnberg, U.F. Sebald

(VI) 426, 24 p. Contemporary Cloth with silver fittings, 8° (The spine of the binding has been restored with perservation of the contemporary back-strip. The paste-downs are decorated with gilt ornaments. The inner-side of the clasp is engraved with the initials M.M.H. A richly decorated German church book containing lutheran hymns. The binding is decorated [...]

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454 (42) p. Contemporary gold-stamped Leather with raised bands, 2 silver clasps and gilt-edged text block, 8° (Text block very slightly browned throughout. A fine binding, richly decorated with gilt with on the front cover the initials M.E.M. and on the back cover the year 1810 both framed within a heart-shaped pattern of gilt stars. [...]

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(frontispiece, 14) 784, 138, 275 (3) p. Contemporary Leather with raised bands and gilt-edged text block, 8° (Several ownership-entries on the first and final free endpapers a.o. containing religious poetry, slight browning/staining throughout. The front cover of the binding has been gold-stamped with the initials M.D. BD. and the year 1771. German Church Book containing [...]

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