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    Sale 5309

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    2 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 249

    LAMY, Bernard. Traité de perspective, où sont contenus les fondemens de la peinture. Paris: Anisson, 1701. 8°. 8 engraved plates, one folding, numerous woodcut illustrations and diagrams in the text, with the final leaf of approbation and privilege. Contemporary sprinkled calf, gilt spine (very rubbed).

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    LAMY, Bernard. Traité de perspective, où sont contenus les fondemens de la peinture. Paris: Anisson, 1701. 8°. 8 engraved plates, one folding, numerous woodcut illustrations and diagrams in the text, with the final leaf of approbation and privilege. Contemporary sprinkled calf, gilt spine (very rubbed).

    NEANDER, Michael. Orbis terrae succincta explicatio, seu simplex enumeratio distributa in singularum partium regiones. Leipzig: J. Apel, 1597. 8°. (Rather browned and stained). Contemporary blindstamped calf (rather worn). Provenance: Margaret Vaughan (signature on some manuscript binder's waste at the end). Contains chapters on Prester John and Russia. Adams N115.

    And C. Varlo's The Floating Ideas of Nature (London, 1796, 2 vols.). (4)


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