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    Sale 1922

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    3 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 376

    [VITRUVIUS -- NORTHERN]. VITRUVIUS POLLIO, Marcus. Architecture generale. Amsterdam: Huguetan, 1681. 12o. Title-page printed in red and black. 11 engraved plates (lacking engraved frontispiece). Later mottled sheep. A reprint of the abridged 1674 edition. Fowler 420. -- De architectura libri decem. Berlin: August Mylius, 1800. Text volume only, 4o (lacks atlas volume and 21 plates). Aquatint title vignette. Contemporary half sheep, marbled boards. This edition is the first Latin Vitruvius to be printed in Germany after the 1546 Strassburg edition and includes glossary of Vitruvian terms in five languages. -- De architectura libri decem. Strassburg: Typographia Society, 1807. 8o. Contemporary half calf (front cover detached). -- De architectura libri decem. Leipzig: Teubner, 1899. 8o. Original cloth. Together 4 volumes, condition varies. (4)

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    [VITRUVIUS -- NORTHERN]. VITRUVIUS POLLIO, Marcus. Architecture generale. Amsterdam: Huguetan, 1681. 12o. Title-page printed in red and black. 11 engraved plates (lacking engraved frontispiece). Later mottled sheep. A reprint of the abridged 1674 edition. Fowler 420. -- De architectura libri decem. Berlin: August Mylius, 1800. Text volume only, 4o (lacks atlas volume and 21 plates). Aquatint title vignette. Contemporary half sheep, marbled boards. This edition is the first Latin Vitruvius to be printed in Germany after the 1546 Strassburg edition and includes glossary of Vitruvian terms in five languages. -- De architectura libri decem. Strassburg: Typographia Society, 1807. 8o. Contemporary half calf (front cover detached). -- De architectura libri decem. Leipzig: Teubner, 1899. 8o. Original cloth. Together 4 volumes, condition varies. (4)


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