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Lot 67

1682 PRIZED VELLUM BINDING ANTIQUE BY PETRUS FRANCIUS LATIN POETRY COLLECTION

Estimate: $525 - $600

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$50 $50
$1,000 $250
$10,000 $500
$25,000 $1,000

Year/Century: 17th century
Language: Latin
Subject: Literature & Fiction
Binding: Vellum
Description: POEMATA, PADERBORNENSEM AC MONASTERIENSEM EPISCOPUM, AD CELSISSIMUM PRINCIPEM FERDINANDUM. 1682 Amsterdam Dimensions: 3 3/4 by 6" [12]-346-[2] pages. Without the endpapers, Several spots on the title page are visible in the picture. Good condition overall, slight wear. The first collected edition (2nd 1697) of the Latin poetry by Petrus Francius (1645–1704), the Amsterdam Athenaeum Illustre's professor of Greek, rhetoric, and history. Title with a woodcut mark. STCN 851981844, ref. Original vellum prize bound from Alkmaar, Netherlands

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