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WARMHOLTZ, Carl Gustaf, 1713-1785. Bibliotheca historica Sue-Gothica. Stockholm: Anders Jac. Nordstrom [vols. 1-7], Upsala: J.F. Edmann [vols. 8-11], Upsala: H. Zeipel och Palmblad [vols. 12-15], 1782-1817.
15 volumes bound in 8. 8o (185 x 120 mm). Last two volumes printed on blue paper. Contemporary half calf gilt, almost uniformly bound with red or yellow morocco lettering piece, (first volume slightly larger).
FIRST EDITION of this early bibliography of Sweden, comprising 9,744 annotated titles illustrative of the history of Sweden. Published under the direction of C.C. Gjorwell (v. 1-7) and P.F. Aurivillius (v. 8-15); vol. 8 at the expense of Pehr Tham, vols. 9-11 at the expense of the Upsala University Library, vols. 12-15 at the expense of the Crown Prince Karl Johan. (8)
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