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6 June 2006
DESCARTES, René (1596-1650). Meditationes de prima philosophia, in quibus Dei existentia ... demostratur ... cum responsionibus authoris. Secunda editio. Amsterdam: L. Elzevir, 1642. 2 parts. Woodcut device on titles (first few leaves somewhat stained). Willems 985. [Bound with:] Marten SCHOOK. Admiranda methodus novae philosophiae Renati des Cartes. Utrecht: J. van Waesberg, 1643. Woodcut device on title. Together 2 works in one volume, 12°. Contemporary vellum (somewhat soiled, some repairs, new endpapers). Provenance: Mark Pattison of Lincoln College, Oxford (blind-stamp on title).
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