Lot 15: [Auction, booksellers' and library catalogues].Platinum House
November 27, 2012
Haarlem, NetherlandsLive Auction
Description: [Auction, booksellers' and library catalogues]. Perizonius, J. Bibliotheca Perizoniana. Sive Catalogus Exquisitissimorum Rarissimorumque Librorum et Nummorum Veterum Celeberrimi ac Eruditissimi Viri Jacobi Perizonii (...). A.D. 7. Octobris & seqq. 1715. Leyden, J. van der Linden Jr., 1715, 11,(3),224,127p., contemp. gilt calf w. mor. letterpiece, a.e.g., sm. 8vo. - Three bookplates (incl. that of Gerrit Komrij) on upper pastedown, otherwise contents fine. Spine-ends and corners worn/ worm-eaten. = With the results, in brown pen in blank margins. Jacob Perizonius was professor in history and (classical) rhetorics at the universities of Franeker and Leyden. He died in 1715. His diverse library contained a large quantity of theological, historical, juridical, and (classical) literary works, as well a collection of coins.