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    Sale 5140

    Fine Printed Books Including Modern First Editions & Miniature Books

    25 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 44

    [GODWYN, Thomas]. Romanae Historiae anthologia...An English Exposition of the Roman Antiquities...for the Use of Abingdon School. London: R.W. for Peter Parker, 1661. Wing G989. [Bound with:] Moses and Aaron: Civil and Ecclesiastical Rites used by the Ancient Hebrews. London: S. Griffin for A. Crook, 1667. Wing G979. [and:] ROUS, Francis. Archaeologiae Atticae...Seven Books of the Attick Antiquities. Oxford: W. Hall for J. Adams and E. Forrest, 1667. Wing R2037; Madan 2784. 3 works in one volume, 4° (181 x 144mm). Contemporary panelled calf (a trifle rubbed, lacks most of lettering piece). Provenance: G.G. Hoby [?], 1668 (signature on an endpaper) - Richard Drinkwater, 1704 (inscription on another endpaper).

    Price Realised  

    [GODWYN, Thomas]. Romanae Historiae anthologia...An English Exposition of the Roman Antiquities...for the Use of Abingdon School. London: R.W. for Peter Parker, 1661. Wing G989. [Bound with:] Moses and Aaron: Civil and Ecclesiastical Rites used by the Ancient Hebrews. London: S. Griffin for A. Crook, 1667. Wing G979. [and:] ROUS, Francis. Archaeologiae Atticae...Seven Books of the Attick Antiquities. Oxford: W. Hall for J. Adams and E. Forrest, 1667. Wing R2037; Madan 2784. 3 works in one volume, 4° (181 x 144mm). Contemporary panelled calf (a trifle rubbed, lacks most of lettering piece). Provenance: G.G. Hoby [?], 1668 (signature on an endpaper) - Richard Drinkwater, 1704 (inscription on another endpaper).


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