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    Sale 5141

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    12 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1

    ALCIATUS, Andreas (1492-1550). Libellus, de ponderibus et mensuris. Venice: Melchior Sessa, 1532. Small 8° (150 x 100mm). Title within historiated woodcut border, 3 full-page woodcut diagrams at end, initials (about 3 lines of title mentioning Philipp Melanchton scored with faded old ink, one small repair, small wormhole in inner gutter, light mainly marginal waterstaining, affecting text of final gathering). Old-style modern red calf. Edit-online 837; Riccardi I, 19-20.

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    ALCIATUS, Andreas (1492-1550). Libellus, de ponderibus et mensuris. Venice: Melchior Sessa, 1532. Small 8° (150 x 100mm). Title within historiated woodcut border, 3 full-page woodcut diagrams at end, initials (about 3 lines of title mentioning Philipp Melanchton scored with faded old ink, one small repair, small wormhole in inner gutter, light mainly marginal waterstaining, affecting text of final gathering). Old-style modern red calf. Edit-online 837; Riccardi I, 19-20.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    ORDER OF SALE

    15th to 17th CENTURY BOOKS LOTS 1 - 56

    18th and 19th CENTURY BOOKS LOTS 57 - 133

    20th CENTURY BOOKS LOTS 134 - 138

    AUTOGRAPH LETTERS AND MANUSCRIPTS LOTS 139 - 168


    15th TO 17th CENTURY BOOKS