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Auction Description for Swann:
Viewing Notes:
19th Sept 10am - 4pm. 21st - 23rd Sept 10am - 6pm.
Sale Notes:
None

302 lots

September 24, 1998

104 East 25th Street

New York, NY, 10010 USA

Phone: 212.254.4710

Fax: 212 979 1017

Email: swann@swanngalleries.com

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Lot 1: [Addison, Joseph.] Remarks on Several Parts of Italy, &c. in the Years 1701, 1702, 1703 [121, 534, [101 pages. 8vo, contemporary panelled calf, spine and joints cracked, lettering piece off; some marginal dampstaining. First Edition. London: Jacob

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Description: [Addison, Joseph.] Remarks on Several Parts of Italy, &c. in the Years 1701, 1702, 1703 [121, 534, [101 pages. 8vo, contemporary panelled calf, spine and joints cracked, lettering piece off; some marginal dampstaining. First Edition. London: Jacob Tonson, 1705

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Lot 2: Les Affaires qui sont aujourd huy entre les Maisons de France et d'Austriche. 384 pages. 12mo, contemporary vellum: small wormhole through front cover and approximately the first 25 leaves not impairing legibility. [Amsterdam: Lodewijk Elzevier] 1648

Description: Les Affaires qui sont aujourd huy entre les Maisons de France et d'Austriche. 384 pages. 12mo, contemporary vellum: small wormhole through front cover and approximately the first 25 leaves not impairing legibility. [Amsterdam: Lodewijk Elzevier] 1648 E100-200 First Edition of an account of relations between France and Austria from the 1435 Treaty of Arras to the author's time. Willems 1057; not in Barbier.

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Lot 3: Alciati, Andrea. Emblemes de nouveau tra[n]slatez en Fra[n]ois. Title within woodcut historiated architectural border; 165 emblematic text woodcuts, including repetitions: each text page within different ornamental or historiated border. 267, [51

Description: Alciati, Andrea. Emblemes de nouveau tra[n]slatez en Fra[n]ois. Title within woodcut historiated architectural border; 165 emblematic text woodcuts, including repetitions: each text page within different ornamental or historiated border. 267, [51 pages. 8vo, 18th-century mottled calf gilt, spine ends worn; margins trimmed, affecting some headlines, lower margin of title reinforced on recto touching bottom of border, fore edge frayed with loosening cellotape repair at bottom, occasional light marginal soiling, early scrawls on colophon page. Lyons: Mac'e Bonhomme, 1549 E1500/2500 First Edition Of this translation; title-page issue, with Bonhomme imprint. Harvard, Mortimer-French 15 (with Rouille imprint).

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Lot 4: Alciati, Andrea. Omnia emblemata. Title within woodcut cartouche. woodcut emblems in text throughout. [381, 816, [221 pages. 8vo, 19th- century gilt panelled calf, spine ends chipped, joints starting; lower outer corner of 2 x 1 torn and restored

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Description: Alciati, Andrea. Omnia emblemata. Title within woodcut cartouche. woodcut emblems in text throughout. [381, 816, [221 pages. 8vo, 19th- century gilt panelled calf, spine ends chipped, joints starting; lower outer corner of 2 x 1 torn and restored with text loss. Paris: joannes Richerius, 1589

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Lot 5: (Almanac.) Musen-Almanach fur das jahr 1799 Herausgegeben von [Friedrich] Schiller. Engraved frontispiece. [161, 247, [5] pages. 12mo, original wrappers soiled, spine worn; uncut. Tubingen: J. G. Cotta, [1798] E150/250 Includes contributions by

Description: (Almanac.) Musen-Almanach fur das jahr 1799 Herausgegeben von [Friedrich] Schiller. Engraved frontispiece. [161, 247, [5] pages. 12mo, original wrappers soiled, spine worn; uncut. Tubingen: J. G. Cotta, [1798] E150/250 Includes contributions by Goethe, Schiller, Holderlin, Tieck, and Schlegel.

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