• Fine Printed Books, Manuscript auction at Christies

    Sale 5829

    Fine Printed Books, Manuscripts, Traditional Sports

    23 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 216

    HANNAMAN, Octavian August. Die Hausehre, Vienna: J.B. Wallishausser, 1801. [Bound with:] WEISSENBACH, Aloys. Die Bareciden, oder die Egyptier in Bagdad. Vienna: J.B. Wallishausser, 1801. 2 works in 2 volumes, small 8° (168 x 107mm)., uniformly bound in original paper wrappers, covers blocked in red and green with unified decorative design centering on a large styllised flower-head, backstrips blocked using the same colours. Provenance: Starhemberg family (ink stamps on titles). A charming publisher's binding from Vienna in fine condition.

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    HANNAMAN, Octavian August. Die Hausehre, Vienna: J.B. Wallishausser, 1801. [Bound with:] WEISSENBACH, Aloys. Die Bareciden, oder die Egyptier in Bagdad. Vienna: J.B. Wallishausser, 1801. 2 works in 2 volumes, small 8° (168 x 107mm)., uniformly bound in original paper wrappers, covers blocked in red and green with unified decorative design centering on a large styllised flower-head, backstrips blocked using the same colours. Provenance: Starhemberg family (ink stamps on titles). A charming publisher's binding from Vienna in fine condition.

    With Heinrich Heine's Ueber den Denunzianten (Hamburg, 1837, some browning), Christoph Martin Wieland's Geschichte der Abderiten (Karlsruhe, 1783, 2 vols. in one, vol.I without final ?blank), Georg Andreas Böckler Ars Heraldica, Das ist: Die Hoch-Edle Teutsche Adels-Kunst (Nuremberg, 1688, engraved frontispiece and 15 plates). (5)


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