Lot 912: BEAUMONT, J. Gleanings of antiquities. Containing, I. An essay for explaini
November 16, 2016
2311 RW Leiden, NetherlandsLive Auction
BEAUMONT, J. Gleanings of antiquities. Containing, I. An essay for explaining the creation and the deluge (…). II. A discourse of oracles, giving an account of the Sybilline Oracles; w. an uncommon explication of Virgil's Fourth Eclogue (…). To which is added, An account of the oracles delivered at Delphos (…). III. Some notes concerning familiar spirits. Lond., W. Taylor, 1724. vii, 206 pp. W. woodcut plate depicting tripod that was found in the ruins of Delphos. Cont. cf. (Rebacked, completely chafed, corners and edges dam., cf. gone in places, half-ti. rep.). Not in NCC (only electronic reproductions).
Estimated Price: € 100