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    Sale 7806

    Lord St. Helens and Sir William FitzHerbert The Collections of a Diplomat and a Courtier

    22 January 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 677

    VAN ALKEMADE, K. & P. VAN DER SCHELLING. "Symbolica Heroica. Devises Heroicques. Zin-spreucken der Grooten, van Pausen, R. Keizeren, Koningen van Krankryk Spanze, Sicilie, Arragon, Navarre, Gr. Britannie, Portugal, Suede, Denemark, Noorwege, Asie, Jerusalem, Aarts Hertooen van Oosrenryk, Hertogen van Saxen, Keurvorsten van Brandeburg, van Beyere, Boheme." Netherlands: 18th-century. 2° (288 x 85mm) manuscript on paper, title, 2-page index, numerous emblems on 294 pages, some roundels left blank. Contemporary panelled vellum ruled and decorated in blind.

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    VAN ALKEMADE, K. & P. VAN DER SCHELLING. "Symbolica Heroica. Devises Heroicques. Zin-spreucken der Grooten, van Pausen, R. Keizeren, Koningen van Krankryk Spanze, Sicilie, Arragon, Navarre, Gr. Britannie, Portugal, Suede, Denemark, Noorwege, Asie, Jerusalem, Aarts Hertooen van Oosrenryk, Hertogen van Saxen, Keurvorsten van Brandeburg, van Beyere, Boheme." Netherlands: 18th-century. 2° (288 x 85mm) manuscript on paper, title, 2-page index, numerous emblems on 294 pages, some roundels left blank. Contemporary panelled vellum ruled and decorated in blind.


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