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Lot 319: Heylyn. COSMOGRAPHIE IN FOUR BOOKS… 1666, (1667).

Waverly Rare Books Catalog Auction 12-1-2016

by Quinn's Auction Galleries

December 1, 2016

Falls Church, VA, USA

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  • Heylyn. COSMOGRAPHIE IN FOUR BOOKS… 1666, (1667).
  • Heylyn. COSMOGRAPHIE IN FOUR BOOKS… 1666, (1667).
  • Heylyn. COSMOGRAPHIE IN FOUR BOOKS… 1666, (1667).
  • Heylyn. COSMOGRAPHIE IN FOUR BOOKS… 1666, (1667).
  • Heylyn. COSMOGRAPHIE IN FOUR BOOKS… 1666, (1667).
  • Heylyn. COSMOGRAPHIE IN FOUR BOOKS… 1666, (1667).
  • Heylyn. COSMOGRAPHIE IN FOUR BOOKS… 1666, (1667).
  • Heylyn. COSMOGRAPHIE IN FOUR BOOKS… 1666, (1667).
   
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Description: [Geography/History] Peter Heylyn. COSMOGRAPHIE IN FOUR BOOKS… Lon: Phillip Chetwind. Engr title: 1666. 1st printed title: 1666. 2nd printed title: 1665. The 6 divisional title pages are dated 1665; 1665; 1665; 1662; (nd); 1667. “3d. Edition” on engr title, no edition statement on 1st printed title, “The Third Edition” on 2nd printed title leaf. An expansion of Heylyn’s Mikrokosmos. Lowndes p1059. Wing H1691A. Folio. Engr title + 3 (of 4) folding maps (Europe, Africa, and America). Collation: [engr title and first printed title inserted], A-Z6, Aa-Gg6, Hh-Hh4, Ii-Ii 4, Kk-Zz6, Aaa-Rrr6, Sss-Sss 4, Ttt-Zzz6, Aaaa-Hhhh6, (iiii)-(iiii6), Iiii-Zzzz4, Aaaaa-Ggggg4, Hhhhh-Hhhhh6, indexes Kkkkk-Ooooo 2, Pppp-Tttt2, followed by 1 more index page with its verso mounted to inside of rear cover. Leaf S 2 mis-signed “S3.” Index leaf Nnnnn mis-signed “Nnnnn 2”. Irregularly paginated: [16 prelim pages including engr title], I-739, [4 unnumbered pages], [page “740”], “761”-892, “899”-934, 921-958, “961”-1098, [4 pp], “1089”-1095, [1], indexes [40] pp, plus 1 more index page with its verso mounted to inside of rear cover. Page 453 mispaginated “456,” p456 “453”, p572 is “577”, p577 is “572,” p582 and 596 are “682” and “696,” pp685-686 are “673” and “674”, p797 is “796,” p844 is “843.” Africa partly split along fold. Europe has small tear to inner section. Map of America dampstained and has edgewear. Creasing to maps, prelims, and last leaves. Edge and corner wear to leaves at front and rear of volume. Folio. Full leather worn, covers separated, lacking eps. 8.0 Lb.

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