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24 April 2001
LE CANU, Robbert Robbertz. Korte inleydinge der feesten Israels. [Amsterdam]: Robbert Le Canu, 1593.
Small 4o (190 x 135 mm). Collation: A-M4 (H2 and M4 blank). Eight hand-colored engraved folding eschatologial time-tables mounted on guards (2 loose from guards) and 8 hand-colored diagrams in text. (Occasional creasing or short tears to plates, old tears on front and rear flyleaves.) Contemporary limp vellum, leather ties preserved. Provenance: John Buxton (armorial bookplate).
FIRST EDITION of a rare study computing the time elapsed between Adam and Christ. BM/STC Dutch, p.46. FINE.
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