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    Sale 5808

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    8 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 72

    FINE, Oronce (1494-1555). Opere ... del delfinatio: divise in cinque parti ... tradotte da Cosimo Bartoli. Venice: Francesco Franceschi, 1587. 4° (192 x 150mm). Woodcut illustrations and diagrams throughout, some full-page (B3 with repaired tear, Mm8 & Nn with repaired worm damage, waterstaining to beginning and end leaves). Later calf-backed gilt with paper covered boards (minor worming to spine, corners scuffed with paper loss). Provenance Paolo Bisnari, Jos Regalis, Francesco Bussi 1835 (signatures); Mark Dineley (armorial bookplate). FIRST EDITION IN ITALIAN. Adams F459; Riccardi I, 91; Rara Arithmetica, 164.

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    FINE, Oronce (1494-1555). Opere ... del delfinatio: divise in cinque parti ... tradotte da Cosimo Bartoli. Venice: Francesco Franceschi, 1587. 4° (192 x 150mm). Woodcut illustrations and diagrams throughout, some full-page (B3 with repaired tear, Mm8 & Nn with repaired worm damage, waterstaining to beginning and end leaves). Later calf-backed gilt with paper covered boards (minor worming to spine, corners scuffed with paper loss). Provenance Paolo Bisnari, Jos Regalis, Francesco Bussi 1835 (signatures); Mark Dineley (armorial bookplate). FIRST EDITION IN ITALIAN. Adams F459; Riccardi I, 91; Rara Arithmetica, 164.


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