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ENSCHEDÉ, Izaak (1681-1761), Johannes (1708-1780) and Dr. Johannes (1785-1866) -- Catalogue de la bibliothèque (manuscrits, ouvrages xylographiques, incunables, ouvrages d'estampes, livres curieux et rares) formée pendant le 18e siècle. Amsterdam: Frederik Muller and The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, 9 December 1867.
8o (208 x 129 mm). Portrait frontispiece, 2 folding plates (old ink stamp "Noord-Holland" to lower corner of many leaves). Contemporary cloth (minor wear to upper spine end).
Sale catalogue of the extraordinarily rich collection of manuscripts and early printed books formed by the first generations of scholarly Dutch printers whose publishing and printing house flourishes to the present day under the name Joh. Enschedé en Zonen. Izaak established the firm in 1703 in Haarlem. Blogie IV, col. 95.
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