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    Sale 5309

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    2 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 119

    HIERONYMUS, Saint. Epistolae ... et libri contra haereticos. Rome: Paulus Manutius, 1566. 4 volumes, 8° (160 x 105mm). Woodcut device on titles of volumes I & III (occasional discolouration). 17th-century mottled calf, double gilt fillet round sides, gilt spines (a little rubbed). Provenance: according to a pencilled note an inscription in volume I 'Livre extremement curieux' is in Talleyrand's hand -- Bibliothèque du Château de Valençay (bookplate). Renouard 199/3. (4)

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    HIERONYMUS, Saint. Epistolae ... et libri contra haereticos. Rome: Paulus Manutius, 1566. 4 volumes, 8° (160 x 105mm). Woodcut device on titles of volumes I & III (occasional discolouration). 17th-century mottled calf, double gilt fillet round sides, gilt spines (a little rubbed). Provenance: according to a pencilled note an inscription in volume I 'Livre extremement curieux' is in Talleyrand's hand -- Bibliothèque du Château de Valençay (bookplate). Renouard 199/3. (4)


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