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Auction Description for Swann: EARLY PRINTED BOOKS - THE LEONARD HANSEN ESTATE

EARLY PRINTED BOOKS - THE LEONARD HANSEN ESTATE

(270 Lots)

by Swann Auction Galleries

Platinum House

270 lots | 27 with images

September 23, 2004

104 East 25th Street

New York, NY, 10010 USA

Phone: 212.254.4710

Fax: 212 979 1017

Email: swann@swanngalleries.com

ABRAHAM à SANCTA CLARA.  Coraggio, e Viltà, l'Uno nella Virtù, l'Altra nel Vizio.  100 woodcut text illustrations.  [12], 400 pages, including

Lot 1: ABRAHAM à SANCTA CLARA. Coraggio, e Viltà, l'Uno nella Virtù, l'Altra nel Vizio. 100 woodcut text illustrations. [12], 400 pages, including

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Description: ABRAHAM à SANCTA CLARA. Coraggio, e Viltà, l'Uno nella Virtù, l'Altra nel Vizio. 100 woodcut text illustrations. [12], 400 pages, including woodcut frontispiece. 4to, 18th-century Italian vellum; institutional stamp on title, card pocket removed from rear pastedown. Trento: Gio. Parone, 1717

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Lot 2: ADAMS, THOMAS. The Workes. [10], 1240, [12] pages. Folio, contemporary calf, top and bottom spine compartments damaged, front joint partly

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Description: ADAMS, THOMAS. The Workes. [10], 1240, [12] pages. Folio, contemporary calf, top and bottom spine compartments damaged, front joint partly cracked, cover corners worn through; light dampstaining in upper and lower margins at beginning and end, blank lower outer corner of first 3 leaves restored, gathering loose at end. London: Tho. Harper for John Grismand, 1630

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Lot 3: ANDREWES, LANCELOT. Opuscula quaedam posthuma. [16], 200, [2]; [2] 87, [3] pages, including initial leaf with signature A on recto, and blanks 2D2

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Description: ANDREWES, LANCELOT. Opuscula quaedam posthuma. [16], 200, [2]; [2] 87, [3] pages, including initial leaf with signature A on recto, and blanks 2D2 and m2. 4to, contemporary vellum, spine and rear cover damaged. STC 602. London: Felix Kyngston for R. B. and Andrew Hebb, 1629

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APULEIUS, LUCIUS.  L'Asino d'Oro.  Italian translation by Pompeo Vizani.  Woodcut text illustrations throughout.  326, [3] pages, including final

Lot 4: APULEIUS, LUCIUS. L'Asino d'Oro. Italian translation by Pompeo Vizani. Woodcut text illustrations throughout. 326, [3] pages, including final

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Description: APULEIUS, LUCIUS. L'Asino d'Oro. Italian translation by Pompeo Vizani. Woodcut text illustrations throughout. 326, [3] pages, including final blank. Small 8vo, contemporary vellum, spine darkened and worn; some gatherings heavily browned. Venice: gli Heredi dell'Imberti, 1644

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Lot 5: ARRIANUS, FLAVIUS. Expeditionis Alexandri libri septem, et Historia Indica. Greek text with Latin translation by Bonaventura Vulcanius; edited by

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Description: ARRIANUS, FLAVIUS. Expeditionis Alexandri libri septem, et Historia Indica. Greek text with Latin translation by Bonaventura Vulcanius; edited by Jacobus Gronovius. [12], 376, [6] pages, including engraved frontispiece portrait of Gronovius. Folio, contemporary vellum gilt with Amsterdam arms on covers, front joint cracked; occasional browning. Leiden: Petrus vander Aa, 1704

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