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1631 Plini the Elder - History of the World

Lot 282: 1631 Plini the Elder - History of the World

by Sydney Rare Book Auctions

April 2, 2015, 6:00 PM AEDT

Annandale, Australia

Estimated Price: AUD1,000 - AUD1,500

Description: C. Plinij Secundi Historiae Mundi Libri XXXVII. Geneva: Sumptibus Iacobi Crispini, 1631. Folio, 34.5 cm, period full vellum, title page printed in red and black with vignette, very good copy. The "Historia Naturalis" (A history of the world in 37 chapters) of Plini the Elder is the largest extant prose work of Latin antiquity; based on Greek authors such as Aristotle and Theophrast.

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GREGORAS, NICEPHORUS. Byzantina Historia.  1729

Lot 66: GREGORAS, NICEPHORUS. Byzantina Historia. 1729

by Swann Auction Galleries

April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $150 - $250

Description: GREGORAS, NICEPHORUS. Byzantina Historia. Greek text with Latin translation and notes by Hieronymus Wolf and Jean Boivin. 2 engraved plates. [64], 577, [1]; [2], 76, [32] pages. Folio, 387x261 mm, contemporary vellum boards, missing portions of backstrip; soiling and stains on half-title with clean tears and contemporary owner's signature, contents otherwise clean. Hoffmann II, 40; Potthast, page 847; Sarton III, 950. Venice: Bartholomeo Javarina, 1729

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NΙΚΗΦΟΡΟΥ ΤΟΥ ΓΡΗΓΟΡΑ ΡΩΜΑΙΚΗ ΙΣΤΟΡΙΑ, Nicephori Gregorae Byzantina historia, Tomus

Lot 8069: NΙΚΗΦΟΡΟΥ ΤΟΥ ΓΡΗΓΟΡΑ ΡΩΜΑΙΚΗ ΙΣΤΟΡΙΑ, Nicephori Gregorae Byzantina historia, Tomus

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April 4, 2015, 2:00 PM EET

Thessaloniki, Greece

Description: NΙΚΗΦΟΡΟΥ ΤΟΥ ΓΡΗΓΟΡΑ ΡΩΜΑΙΚΗ ΙΣΤΟΡΙΑ, Nicephori Gregorae Byzantina historia, Tomus primus, Libri XI. ab Hier. Wolfio jampridem latini facti, & in lucem editi; iidem nunc auctiores & castigatiores quam antea. Tomus secundus. Libri XIII. nuc primum e codd. mss. eruti, & typis mandati, Ex his libros fere XI latine.... Venetiis, ex Typographia Bartholomaei Javarina, 1729. Hard-bound, 750pp. total, text Greek & Latin, with 3 whole-page engravings.

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HOMER.  Ilias.  1542

Lot 75: HOMER. Ilias. 1542

by Swann Auction Galleries

April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: HOMER. Ilias [with the life of Homer by Herodotus]. Greek text. [284]; [56] leaves. 2 parts in one volume. 8vo, 159x105 mm, 19th-century marbled boards with leather back and vellum corners; moderate foxing, intermittent marginal dampstaining, title soiled, with old signature and minor marginal repair. Venice: [Giovanni Farri & brothers], 1542

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Dio Cassius and Xiphilinos. [Greek Title] Dionis Cassii

Lot 45034: Dio Cassius and Xiphilinos. [Greek Title] Dionis Cassii

by Heritage Auctions

April 8, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $800 - $1,200

Description: Dio Cassius and Xiphilinos. [Greek Title] Dionis Cassii Romanarum Historiarum Libri XXV... [bound with] [Greek Title] E Dione Excerptae Historiae Ab Ioanne Xiphilino. Ex interpretatione Guilielmi Blanci, à Ioannem Xiphilinum post duos egregios messores Spicilegium. [Geneva:] Henricus Stephanus [Estienne II], 1592. Two volumes in one folio. Greek and Latin text in parallel columns. ¶6, a-3y6 [3y6, blank]. *4, a-2h6, 2i4 (ii3 blank), 2k6, a4. [12], 792, [24]; [8], 376, [2], [22] pages. Large Estienne devices on title pages, headpieces, decorated initials. Seventeenth to eighteenth century full vellum elaborately gilt with large arms, corner stamps in a double-panel design, covers soiled, lacks ties, edges speckled, dampstains on front endpapers, minor dampstains at upper corner of text block, first title page repaired at inner margin, light occasional foxing, else very good. Romanarum: Adams D505. Hoffmann I: 548; Renouard 155: 5; Bursian 228-9. Dibdin I,505. Excerptae: Adams D514. Hoffmann III.618. Renouard 153:6. Moss I,404 Dibdin I,314. Krumbacher, Byzant. Lit. I: 370. From the Krown & Spellman Collection. Please visit HA.com/6117 for an extended description of this lot.

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HOMER.  Ilias.   1537 + Odyssea.  1537

Lot 74: HOMER. Ilias. 1537 + Odyssea. 1537

by Swann Auction Galleries

April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $800 - $1,200

Description: HOMER. Ilias. Latin translation by Andrea Divo; with life of Homer by Herodotus in Latin version by Konrad Heresbach. Title within woodcut architectural border. [20], 277 [i. e., 275], [3] leaves, including colophon leaf and 2 blanks at end * Odyssea. Latin translation by Andrea Divo; with Batrachomyomachia and Homeric hymns in Latin versions by Aldus Manutius and Georgius Dartona. Title within woodcut architectural border. 251, [9] leaves, including colophon leaf at end (but with 8-leaf index misbound between leaves 184 and 185). Together, 2 volumes. 8vo, 159x99 mm, late 18th-/early 19th-century 1/2 vellum with morocco lettering pieces; conspicuous stains on 2f5-8 in first volume, scattered marginal stains elsewhere, partly repaired wormholes in blank upper and lower margins in middle of second volume. Venice: Jacobus à Burgofranco, 1537; 1537

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Johannis Angelii Werdenhagen (ed.). Theophrasti Eresi. Chracteres Ethici, Sive Morum descriptiones. Graece & Latine. Cum Notis & Monitis Ioannis Angelii Werdenhagen. Lvgdvni Batavorvm [Leiden], Iohannis Maire, MDCXXXII [1632]. 3 parts in 1 volume. Gr

Lot 8067: Johannis Angelii Werdenhagen (ed.). Theophrasti Eresi. Chracteres Ethici, Sive Morum descriptiones. Graece & Latine. Cum Notis & Monitis Ioannis Angelii Werdenhagen. Lvgdvni Batavorvm [Leiden], Iohannis Maire, MDCXXXII [1632]. 3 parts in 1 volume. Gr

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Thessaloniki, Greece

Description: Johannis Angelii Werdenhagen (ed.). Theophrasti Eresi. Chracteres Ethici, Sive Morum descriptiones. Graece & Latine. Cum Notis & Monitis Ioannis Angelii Werdenhagen. Lvgdvni Batavorvm [Leiden], Iohannis Maire, MDCXXXII [1632]. 3 parts in 1 volume. Greek text printed in Greek, followed by the Latin translation by the Calvinist theologian Isaac Casaubon. The third part is the commentary of Johann Angelius von Werdenhagen. [71 pages (verso blank); 98 pages; 3 blanks; 237 pages, errata of 2 pages; 2 concluding blanks]. Book is 16mo, approximately 47mm x 94mm, in original vellum over paper boards, red-stained page edges, manuscript THEOPH to head of spine. Good condition; covers darkened and worn from use. Internally, 2cm. tearing to front endpaper, with previous owner s name, otherwise clean. Engraved vignette to title page.

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DIONYSIUS of Halicarnassus.  De origine urbis Romae, & Romanorum rerum antiquitate insignes historiae.  1529

Lot 46: DIONYSIUS of Halicarnassus. De origine urbis Romae, & Romanorum rerum antiquitate insignes historiae. 1529

by Swann Auction Galleries

April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $1,500 - $2,500

Description: DIONYSIUS of Halicarnassus. De origine urbis Romae, & Romanorum rerum antiquitate insignes historiae. Title in red and black within 4-part woodcut historiated architectural border; 2 woodcut illustrations on a1v; woodcut border on a3r. [4], 238 leaves. Folio, 271x188 mm, 17th-century sheep gilt, quite worn; early underscoring throughout, occasional browning, marginal dampstaining toward end, woodcut borders slightly shaved, old inscriptions and signatures on title, clean across top of n6, old scrawls and signatures on last page. Paris: Galliot du Pré & Pierre Vidoué, 1529

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Lot 1871: (Grenville,W.W.).

by Kiefer Buch- und Kunstauktionen

April 24, 2015, 11:00 AM CET

Pforzheim, Germany

Estimated Price: €0 - €240

Description: (Grenville,W.W.). Nugae metricae. (Oxford, Privatdruck) 1824. Gr.4°. 2 Bl., 89 S., 3 S. Hldr. d. Zt. (Beschabt, etw. best.). Lowndes II, 942. - William Wyndham Grenville, Lord Grenville (1759-1834) served as Foreign Secretary in William Pitt's cabinet and headed the Ministry of All the Talents in 1806-07. The translations in this volume demonstrate the skill of an Oxford-educated aristocrat at translating from English, Italian or Greek into appropriate Latin verse (Grenville had won the Chancellor's Prize for Latin Verse at Oxford University in 1779). - Ohne das Portrait. Unaufgeschn. Ex., leicht stockfleckig, hs. Eintr. a.V. - Seltener Privatdruck in kleiner Aufl.

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Lot 95: Dio Cassius.

by Kiefer Buch- und Kunstauktionen

April 24, 2015, 11:00 AM CET

Pforzheim, Germany

Estimated Price: €0 - €240

Description: Dio Cassius. Aelius Spartianus, Julius Capitolinus, Aelius Lampridius, Vulcatius Gallicanus. (Opera selecta). Iohannis Baptistae Egnatii Veneti in eosdem annotationes. Paris, R. Stephanus 1544. Mit Druckermarke a.T. 346 S., 26 Bl., 1 w. Bl. Ldr. d. Zt. mit etw. Gold- u. Blindpräg. (Gelenke angeplatzt u. tls. restaur., etw. berieb. u. best.). Adams D 507. - "The first part of the Historiae Augustae Scriptores..., in the new series of R. Etienne's pocket Latin classics printed in his new italic types" (Schreiber 75). - Etw. wasserrandig (Anfang u. Schluß stärker), erste u. le. Bl. mit repar. Randläs. (hinterlegt), einige Marginalien u. Besitzverm., Vors. erneuert. - Selten.

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Lot 2803: Haller,A.v.

by Kiefer Buch- und Kunstauktionen

April 24, 2015, 11:00 AM CET

Pforzheim, Germany

Estimated Price: €0 - €180

Description: Haller,A.v. Histoire des plantes Suisses, ou matiere médicale et de l'usage économique des plantes. Traduit du Latin. 2 Bde. Bern, Société Typographique 1791. VI, 368 S.; 1 Bl., 360 S. Pbde. d. Zt. mit hs. Rsch. (Leicht fleckig). Lundsgaard-Hansen 360. - Erste französische Einzelausgabe, in kleinerem Format als die erste Ausgabe in lateinischer Sprache und ohne Illustrationen erschienen. - Beschreibt 2455 in der Schweiz vorkommende Pflanzen nach Geschichte, Vorkommen und Wirkung. - Leicht gebräunt. - +Dabei: Ders. Nomenclator+ ex Historia Plantarum indigenarum Helvetiae ... Ebd. 1769. IV, 216 S. Ldr. d. Zt. (Stärker berieb. u. best.). Lundsgaard-hansen 433. Pritzel 3726. Erste Ausgabe. - Beginn mit Wurmspur im Bundsteg.

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IAMBLICHUS. De mysteriis liber.  1678

Lot 78: IAMBLICHUS. De mysteriis liber. 1678

by Swann Auction Galleries

April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $250 - $350

Description: IAMBLICHUS. De mysteriis liber. Greek text with Latin translation and notes by Thomas Gale. [40], 316, [7] pages, including errata leaf at end. Folio, 317x200 mm, contemporary calf gilt, worn, spine ends chipped; occasional light toning and soiling, scattered light foxing. Oxford: at the Sheldonian Theater, 1678

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IRENAEUS, Saint, Bishop of Lyons. Contra omnes haereseos.  1702

Lot 93: IRENAEUS, Saint, Bishop of Lyons. Contra omnes haereseos. 1702

by Swann Auction Galleries

April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $250 - $350

Description: IRENAEUS, Saint, Bishop of Lyons. Contra omnes haereseos. Greek text with Latin translation; edited with notes by Johann Ernst Grabe. [12], xx, 472, [52], 31 pages, including engraved allegorical frontispiece. Folio, 380x247 mm, contemporary vellum boards with gilt crowned initial E on front cover and unidentified arms on rear cover; occasional toning, some dampstaining in upper margins, few small stains and signature of the Lutheran theologian Ernst Salomon Cyprian (1673-1745) on title. Oxford: at the Theater for Thomas Bennet, 1702

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HIPPOCRATES.  De flatibus liber.  1557

Lot 202: HIPPOCRATES. De flatibus liber. 1557

by Swann Auction Galleries

April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $250 - $350

Description: HIPPOCRATES. De flatibus liber. [8], 95, [1] leaves, including final blank; lacks final blank. Greek text with Latin translation and commentary by Adrien L'Alemant. 8vo, 159x99 mm, later vellum boards, covers slightly warped, front joint partly cracked, split between front free endpaper and title; varying toning, spotting and scored inscription on title. Bookplate of Otto Oren Fisher. Paris: Martin Le Jeune, 1557

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Herodotus. - The History,

Lot 93: Herodotus. - The History,

by Dreweatts & Bloomsbury

April 9, 2015, 1:00 PM GMT

London, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £300 - £500

Description: translated by G.Rawlinson, edited by A.W.Lawrence, number 327 of 675 copies, title in red and black, wood-engraved additional pictorial title and illustrations by V. Le Campion, 9 maps at end, most double-page, prospectus loosely inserted, original blue-stained vellum-backed cloth, gilt, t.e.g., spine a little faded as usual, 1935 § Plutarch. The Lives of the Noble Grecians & Romanes , translated by Thomas North, 5 vol., one of 1150 copies, original brown buckram, a little rubbed, 1929-30 § Anacreon done into English by Abraham Cowley, one of 725 copies, engraved title, plates and tail-piece by Stephen Gooden, original vellum-backed gold boards, rubbed and frayed dust-jacket, 1923 § Greek Portrait (The): An Anthology , edited by G.R.Hamilton, out-of-series copy from an edition limited to 425, plates by Mariette Lydis, original pictorial silk blocked in blue, transparent dust-jacket with paper flaps (soiled and defective at head), 1934, all uncut, [Dreyfus 102, 63, 12 & 99], Nonesuch Press ; and 5 others from the press, classical, (Dreyfus 7, 11, 19, 53 & 59), v.s. (13)

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Ιπποκράτους Αφορισμοί = Hippocratis Aphorismi ad fidem veterum monimentorum castigati, latine versi, a J.B. Lefebvre de Villebrune. Constantinopoli,

Lot 8073: Ιπποκράτους Αφορισμοί = Hippocratis Aphorismi ad fidem veterum monimentorum castigati, latine versi, a J.B. Lefebvre de Villebrune. Constantinopoli,

by Karamitsos

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Description: Ιπποκράτους Αφορισμοί = Hippocratis Aphorismi ad fidem veterum monimentorum castigati, latine versi, a J.B. Lefebvre de Villebrune. Constantinopoli, prostat Parisiis, apud Clousier / [apud] Segaud, 1779.. Hardcover, with leather binding with decoration to spine. Some rubbing to corners, binding tight and solid. Frontispiece has b/w engraving of Hippocrates, designed & engraved by J.B. Bradel. With greek text translated into latin, with double, relative pagination, continuing for the notes. xx+371 pages, 12o (15x8.5cm.).

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KABBALAH.  Sefer Yetsira; id est, Liber Iezirah.  1642.  Lacks the errata leaf.

Lot 97: KABBALAH. Sefer Yetsira; id est, Liber Iezirah. 1642. Lacks the errata leaf.

by Swann Auction Galleries

April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

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Estimated Price: $300 - $500

Description: (KABBALAH.) Sefer Yetsira; id est, Liber Iezirah. Hebrew text with Latin translation and commentary by Johann Stephan Rittangel. 2 full-page engraved diagrams of the Sefirot. [8], 208 pages; lacks the errata leaf at end. 4to, 194x145 mm, contemporary vellum boards, stains on covers; occasional light marginal soiling, scattered minor stains. Early owner's manuscript table in Latin for calculating solar and lunar cycles on front endleaf, and inscriptions in Hebrew, Latin, and Greek on rear endleaf. Amsterdam: apud Joannem et Jodocum Janssonios, 1642

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GREEK STAMP LOT

Lot 209: GREEK STAMP LOT

by Carroll's Auctioneers & Appraisers

March 31, 2015, 4:30 PM EST

guilford, CT, USA

Estimated Price: $15 - $120

Description: GREEK STAMP LOT

Condition Report: VERY GOOD CONDITION

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DIOGENES LAERTIUS.  De vitis, decretis, & responsis celebrium philosophorum libri decem.  1533

Lot 45: DIOGENES LAERTIUS. De vitis, decretis, & responsis celebrium philosophorum libri decem. 1533

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April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

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Estimated Price: $2,000 - $3,000

Description: DIOGENES LAERTIUS. De vitis, decretis, & responsis celebrium philosophorum libri decem. Greek text. [8], 573, [3] pages, including last leaf with printer's device. 4to, 198x142 mm, late 17th-/early 18th-century gilt-panelled calf with decorated paper pastedowns, rebacked, front joint cracked, cords intact; occasional mostly marginal toning and foxing, light browning on preliminaries, minor stains on last few leaves. Bookplate of Robert Edward Way on rear pastedown. Basel: (Hieronymus Froben & Nicolaus Episcopius, 15 March) 1533

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PHOTIUS, Saint, Patriarch of Constantinople. Bibliotheca; sive, Lectorum a Photio librorum recensio, censura atque excerpta.  1606

Lot 141: PHOTIUS, Saint, Patriarch of Constantinople. Bibliotheca; sive, Lectorum a Photio librorum recensio, censura atque excerpta. 1606

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April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

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Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: PHOTIUS, Saint, Patriarch of Constantinople. Bibliotheca; sive, Lectorum a Photio librorum recensio, censura atque excerpta. Latin translation with notes by Andreas Schott, S.J. [28], 555, [37] pages, including final blank. Folio, 312x201 mm, contemporary vellum boards, spine ends restored, vellum over covers wrinkled; infrequent light marginal dampstaining, contents otherwise generally clean. Booklabel of Frederic Huidekoper on rear pastedown. Augsburg: (Christoph Mang), 1606

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Roman Marble Section Inscribed in Latin

Lot 27: Roman Marble Section Inscribed in Latin

by ArtemisGallery LIVE

April 16, 2015, 7:00 AM PST

Erie , CO, USA

Estimated Price: $300 - $500

Description: Found in western Turkey near Ephesus, ca 100 to 200 CE. Beautiful white marble section of a sarcophagus or stelae, inscribed in Latin with an "A" and a "C". Beautiful patina! Size: 4"L x 4-1/2"W x 1-1/4"H. Provenance: Ex-Collection of William Dale. Mr. Dale was a career diplomat stationed in Turkey in the early 1960's and acquired a vast collection of Greek, Roman and Near-Eastern treasures. All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14, and are guaranteed to be as described or your money back. A Certificate of Authenticity will accompany all winning bids. #100002

Condition Report: Fragmented, but excellent

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Lot 966: (Combe,T.).

by Kiefer Buch- und Kunstauktionen

April 24, 2015, 11:00 AM CET

Pforzheim, Germany

Estimated Price: €0 - €240

Description: (Combe,T.). Veterum poulorum et regum numi qui in Museo Britannico adservantur. London, Taylor 1814. 4°. Mit 15 gest. Tafeln von H. Moses nach Corbould. XVI, 246 S., 5 Bl. Hldr. d. Zt. (Etw. berieb. u. best.). Erste Ausgabe des ersten Kataloges der griechischen Münzbestände des British Museum. Die Tafeln mit Münzabbildungen. - Leicht gebräunt, hie und da etwas stockfl. - First official catalogue of Greek coins in the British Museum. Text in latin. - Contemporary half-calf (spine rubbed). - Slightly browned and foxed.

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TATIAN; and HERMIAS. Tatianou oratio ad Graecos. Hermiae irrisio gentilium philosophorum.  1700

Lot 157: TATIAN; and HERMIAS. Tatianou oratio ad Graecos. Hermiae irrisio gentilium philosophorum. 1700

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April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $300 - $500

Description: TATIAN; and HERMIAS. Tatianou oratio ad Graecos. Hermiae irrisio gentilium philosophorum. Greek text with Latin translation and notes; edited by William Worth. [16], 16, 209, [1], xxvii, [4], 210-252 pages (but with preliminaries to Hermias bound between pages 212 and 213). 8vo, 198x126 mm, contemporary calf gilt, top of spine chipped, worming in 2 places on front cover; occasional toning, first few leaves of Tatian foxed. Hoffmann II, 214. Oxford: at the Theater for John Owen, 1700

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HIPPOCRATES.  Coaca praesagia.  1576

Lot 203: HIPPOCRATES. Coaca praesagia. 1576

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April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $300 - $500

Description: HIPPOCRATES. Coaca praesagia. Greek text with Latin translation by Jacques Houllier and extensive commentary by Houllier and Didier Jacot. [32], 1140, [73] pages. Folio, 336x210 mm, contemporary vellum boards with spine title in ink, spine wormed with portions missing, covers slightly warped; varying foxing or browning, light marginal dampstaining at end. Lyon: Guillaume Rouillé, 1576

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MONTFAUCON, BERNARD DE. Palaeographia Graeca.  1708

Lot 131: MONTFAUCON, BERNARD DE. Palaeographia Graeca. 1708

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April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

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Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: MONTFAUCON, BERNARD DE. Palaeographia Graeca; sive, De ortu et progressu literarum Graecarum. 11 engraved plates on 10 leaves, including 6 double-page; numerous full-page and text illustrations. [20], xxix, [1], 574 pages, including engraved allegorical frontispiece. Folio, 397x260 mm, contemporary vellum boards, rebacked; scattered minor marginal spotting or foxing, occasional pencil marginalia, early owner's notes on front flyleaf facing frontispiece. 19th-century bookplates of Samuel Farman Jarvis, D.D., and Frederic Huidekoper; perforated stamp of Meadville Theological School in lower outer corner of title. Paris: Louis Guerin et al., 1708

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HIPPOCRATES.  De aere, aquis, & locis liber.  1557 + De flatibus.  1557

Lot 201: HIPPOCRATES. De aere, aquis, & locis liber. 1557 + De flatibus. 1557

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April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: HIPPOCRATES. De aere, aquis, & locis liber. [8], 230, [18] leaves, including blanks ã8 and H8. bound with:/span De flatibus liber. [8], 95 leaves; lacks final blank. Together, 2 volumes in one, each containing Greek text with Latin translation and commentary by Adrien L'Alemant. 8vo, 159x99 mm, late 18th-/early 19th-century 1/2 sheep, spine ends chipped, cover edges worn; contents generally clean. Paris: Gilles Gourbin, 1557; Martin Le Jeune, 1557

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MISHNA.  Mischna; sive, Totius Hebraeorum juris: rituum, antiquitatum, ac legum oralium systema.  6 vols in 3.  1698-1703

Lot 128: MISHNA. Mischna; sive, Totius Hebraeorum juris: rituum, antiquitatum, ac legum oralium systema. 6 vols in 3. 1698-1703

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April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

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Estimated Price: $500 - $750

Description: (MISHNA.) Mischna; sive, Totius Hebraeorum juris: rituum, antiquitatum, ac legum oralium systema. Hebrew text with Latin translation and notes by Willem Surenhuys et al.; edited by Surenhuys. 6 engraved additional titles; 8 engraved plates, including 3 double-page. 6 volumes in 3. Folio, 350x230 mm, contemporary blind-stamped vellum boards, shelf labels unobtrusively removed from bottom spine compartments; scattered minor foxing on spotting. Booklabels of Frederic Huidekoper; perforated stamp of Meadville Theological School in lower outer corner of letterpress title in Volumes 1, 3, and 5. handsome set./span Amsterdam: Gerardus & Jacobus Borstius, 1698-1703

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Robert Fludd. Katholicon Medicorum Katoptron [in Greek]

Lot 45160: Robert Fludd. Katholicon Medicorum Katoptron [in Greek]

by Heritage Auctions

April 8, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $2,000 - $3,000

Description: Robert Fludd. Katholicon Medicorum Katoptron [in Greek]: In quo, Quasi Speculo Politissimo Morbi praesentes more demonstrativo clarissme indicantur, & futuri ratione prognostica aperte cernuntur, atque prospiciuntur. Sive Tomi Primi, Tractatus Secundi, Sectio Secunda, De Morborum Signis... [Bound with] Pulsus. Seu Nova Arcana Pulsum Historia, E Sacro Fonte Radicaliter Extracta... [Frankfurt:] [Wolfgang Hofmann for Officina Wilhelm Fitzer,] 1631. First edition. Folio. Two works in one volume. ¹2, a-3e4. AA-LL4, MM3. [4], 413; 93 pages. Two folding tables, one foldout plate (part of the collation with text), thirty text engravings, charts, tables, etc. Late nineteenth-century half vellum over paper covered boards, blue and red morocco gilt lettering labels on spine, edges red. Binding browned and somewhat worn, lacks front flyleaf, front hinge cracking, old stamp on title-page, illustration on page 50 cropped. Overall, a very good copy. VD17 12:167442X and 12:167445V. Shaaber F147. Krivatsy/NLM 4139. Wellcome I, 2330. Newberry 115. Osler 2627 and 2628. Craven, Fludd, 247-9. Ebert 7701:10 and 14. Godwin 94 (MC II, b). BL Seventeenth German F545. Gardner, Rosicruciana, 229 and 230. Wuthrich IV, 703. Cantamessa I, 1538. From the Krown & Spellman Collection. Please visit HA.com/6117 for an extended description of this lot.

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Latin Masonic Eagles  Pocket Watch #50393v1

Lot 1157: Latin Masonic Eagles Pocket Watch #50393v1

by 21st Century Auctions

April 4, 2015, 9:30 AM PST

SAUGUS, CA, USA

Estimated Price: $240 - $320

Description: Latin Masonic Eagles Pocket Watch **|**|** Latin Masonic Eagles Quartz Movement Pocket Watch w/chain & gift box included #50393v1

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sterling silver greek or roman large ring

Lot 130: sterling silver greek or roman large ring

by Miami Auction Gallery

April 2, 2015, 7:30 PM EST

Miami, FL, USA

Estimated Price: $50 - $100

Description: sterling silver greek or roman large ring

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ANCIENT GREEK COIN COPY

Lot 225: ANCIENT GREEK COIN COPY

by Carroll's Auctioneers & Appraisers

March 31, 2015, 4:30 PM EST

guilford, CT, USA

Estimated Price: $15 - $85

Description: ANCIENT GREEK COIN COPY

Condition Report: VERY GOOD CONDITION

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Pausanius. [Greek Title:] Pausaniae Graeciae Descriptio

Lot 45054: Pausanius. [Greek Title:] Pausaniae Graeciae Descriptio

by Heritage Auctions

April 8, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $800 - $1,200

Description: Pausanius. [Greek Title:] Pausaniae Graeciae Descriptio Accurata... Leipzig: Christian Gotze for Thomas Fritsch, 1696. First Kühn edition. Bi-lingual edition with Greek and Latin in adjoining columns, with notes at the bottom. Folio. a-c4.?1=[A1], A5, B-5Z4,6A-6T2. [26], 943, [76] pages. Engraved Pegasus vignette on title page, title page in red and black, head- and tail-pieces, decorated initials. Eighteenth century calf, early rebacking, gilt with title on red morocco label, some cover wear including scuffs and chips, catalog number neatly written in pen on half-title, last leaf laid on rear free endpaper, dampstains on endpapers, opening leaves partially stuck together, rear free endpaper stuck to pastedown, few small holes near fore-edge from biopredation, minor foxing, else a very clean copy overall on quite nice paper. VD17 39:128725Q. Hoffmann III, 49. Dibdin II, 272. Brunet IV, 455 "edition estimee". BL 17th German P284. From the Krown & Spellman Collection. Please visit HA.com/6117 for an extended description of this lot.

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18TH CENTURY ANTIPHONARIUM VELLUM LEAF in Latin, S

Lot 823: 18TH CENTURY ANTIPHONARIUM VELLUM LEAF in Latin, S

by O'Gallerie

April 1, 2015, 7:00 PM PST

Portland, OR, USA

Estimated Price: $100 - $150

Description: 18TH CENTURY ANTIPHONARIUM VELLUM LEAF in Latin, Spain, 20.25" x 14".

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Ισοκράτους λόγοι και επιστολαί = Isocratis Orationes et epistolae : cum Latina interpretatione Hieronymi Wolfii.

Lot 8066: Ισοκράτους λόγοι και επιστολαί = Isocratis Orationes et epistolae : cum Latina interpretatione Hieronymi Wolfii.

by Karamitsos

April 4, 2015, 2:00 PM EET

Thessaloniki, Greece

Description: Ισοκράτους λόγοι και επιστολαί = Isocratis Orationes et epistolae : cum Latina interpretatione Hieronymi Wolfii. Editio postrema, recognita, & a mendis purgata. Parisiis : Apud Ioannem Libert ..., 1621.716+52 (=768) pages. 12x18cm. Leatherbound, with titles and fillets in gold and embossed decorations at the back. Three corners trimmed and some stained pages, spine problems on both edges but, still, in very good condition. Text in greek & latin

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Aelianus,(C.).

Lot 877: Aelianus,(C.).

by Kiefer Buch- und Kunstauktionen

April 24, 2015, 11:00 AM CET

Pforzheim, Germany

Estimated Price: €0 - €800

Description: Aelianus,(C.). De militaribus ordinibus instituendis more Graecorum. A F. Robortello in Latinam sermonem versus. 2 Tle. in 1 Bd. Venedig, A. und G. Spinelli, 1552. 4°. Mit Holzschnitt-Titelbordüre und zahlr. Textholzschnitten (davon 1 doppelblattgroß). 4 Bl., 77 (recte 73) S., 13 Bl. (erstes weiß). Prgt. d. Zt. (Bestoßen und fleckig). EDIT 16 CNCE 320. STC 7. Adams A 217. Schweiger I, 4. Jähns 451. Erste lateinische Ausgabe, gleichzeitig mit der griechischen erschienen. - Mit dem seltenen Anhang "De instruendis aciebus opus ad divum Hadrianum". - Die Holzschnitte zeigen verschiedene Truppenformationen. - Das zweite Bl. mit Federproben im Fußsteg, Gelenk gebrochen, durchgehend wasserrandig, stellenw. fleckig. - First Latin edition, published simultaneously with the Greek one. - Second leaf with ink probes at lower margin, joint broken, waterstains throughout, soiling here and there. - Contemporary vellum (scuffed and soiled).

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Theodosius: Sphaericorum libri tres

Lot 551: Theodosius: Sphaericorum libri tres

by Galerie Bassenge

April 16, 2015, 11:00 AM CET

Berlin, Germany

Estimated Price: €200 - €300

Description: Theodosius. Sphaericorum libri tres (graece & latine). 4 Bl., 87, 94 S. Mit gestochener TVignette und zahlreichen geometrischen Textholzschnitten. 20 x 12,5 cm. Pergamentband d. Z. (Rückenbezug im unteren Rand mit Fehlstelle). Oxford, Henry Clements, 1707. Schweiger I, 315 ("Selten"). Poggendorff II, 1091. DSB XIII, 320. - Erste zweisprachige Ausgabe mit dem griechischen Text und der von Joseph Hunt besorgten lateinischen Übertragung: "Spherics, the geometry of the sphere, was needed for astronomy and was regarded by the ancient Greeks as a branch of astronomy rather than geometry" (DSB). Der griechische Astronom und Mathematiker Thedosius Bithynius lebte und wirkte in Tripolis gegen Ende des 2. und Anfang des 1. Jahrhunderts v. Chr. Die erste lateinische Ausgabe erschien 1558 in Paris. - Titel mit Stempelrasur, Vorsätze stärker gebräunt. Vereinzelt etwas braunfleckig, sonst wohlerhalten.

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DIONYSIUS, Saint, the Areopagite, pseudo-. Libri duo, alter de Mystica Theologia, alter de Divinis nominibus. 1538 [i. e., 1539]

Lot 48: DIONYSIUS, Saint, the Areopagite, pseudo-. Libri duo, alter de Mystica Theologia, alter de Divinis nominibus. 1538 [i. e., 1539]

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April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

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Estimated Price: $800 - $1,200

Description: DIONYSIUS, Saint, the Areopagite, pseudo-. Libri duo, alter de Mystica Theologia, alter de Divinis nominibus. Greek text with Latin translation and commentary by Marsilio Ficino. 251, [1] leaves, including final blank. 8vo, 152x104 mm, late 18th-/early 19th-century 1/4 calf gilt, recased, endpapers renewed; occasional dark stain in lower outer corners, scattered early underscoring and marginalia. Venice: (Bartolomeo Zanetti), 1538 [i. e., 1539]

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HOMER.  La Iliada.  3 vols.  1788

Lot 77: HOMER. La Iliada. 3 vols. 1788

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April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $1,000 - $2,000

Description: HOMER. La Iliada. Spanish translation by Ignacio García Malo. [10], xc, 357, [7]; [4], 390, [2]; 356, [7] pages, including half-titles. 3 volumes. 8vo, 190x121 mm, contemporary Spanish tree sheep gilt, vertical scratches on covers, surface imperfection at bottom of Volume 2 spine and Volume 3 front cover; marginal dampstaining in first volume, contents otherwise clean. Madrid: Pantaleón Aznar, 1788

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ARCHIMEDES. Archimedis quae supersunt omnia.  1792

Lot 241: ARCHIMEDES. Archimedis quae supersunt omnia. 1792

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April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

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Estimated Price: $800 - $1,200

Description: ARCHIMEDES. Archimedis quae supersunt omnia. Greek text with Latin translation and commentary; edited by Giuseppe Torelli. Woodcut text diagrams throughout. [6], v, [1], xxix, [1], [2], 471, [1] pages, including engraved frontispiece and portrait of Torelli. Folio, 416x257 mm, contemporary calf, rebacked, spine darkened, brittle, and chipped, rear cover detached; conspicuous foxing at beginning and end, infrequent marginal foxing in between, offsetting from engravings onto facing pages. Signature of the astronomer Stephen Rigaud (1774-1839) dated 1810; stamps of Radcliffe Observatory, Oxford. wide-margined copy./span Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1792

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Edward Von Siebold Dingle

Lot 68: Edward Von Siebold Dingle

by Charlton Hall

April 10, 2015, 1:00 PM EST

West Columbia, SC, USA

Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,500

Description: Edward Von Siebold Dingle (South Carolina, 1893-1975) BROWN THRASHER ON FORSYTHIA, 1967 watercolor, framed, signed sight H10 1/2" W8" Provenance: South Carolina private collection

Condition Report: Rematted; old matte burning; otherwise in good original condition; with text on verso: No-2741, Brown Thrasher (toxostoma rufum), toxostoma = Greek, bow-mouthed-rufum = Latin, reddish. Pygmy Blue, smallest, North American butterfly, Forsythia. Painted for Virginia Mellette Capper_1967. *** Notice to bidders: The absence of a condition report does not imply that an object is free of defects or restoration. Condition reports are prepared by request on a 'first come, first served' basis. For more information please read paragraph #9 of Terms and Condition of Sale.

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[Sigismund Gelenius, editor]. Philo Judeaus. Opera Exeg

Lot 45147: [Sigismund Gelenius, editor]. Philo Judeaus. Opera Exeg

by Heritage Auctions

April 8, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $800 - $1,200

Description: [Sigismund Gelenius, editor]. Philo Judeaus. Opera Exegetica in libros Mosis, De Mundi opificio, historicos & legales, quae partim ab Adriano Turnebo...partim a Davide Hoeschelio...edita & illustrata sunt...Nunc Græce & Latine in lucem emissa ex accuratissima Sigismundi Gelenii interpretatione. Geneva: Petrus de la Roviere, 1613. Editio princeps of the complete works. Greek and Latin text in parallel columns. Folio. *6, A-4E6, 4F8,*-2*6. [12], 904, [24] pages. Engraved title-page with various mythological figures represented with grotesques. Elaborate head-pieces and tail-piece and decorated initials. Old vellum, tears at top of hinges, boards soiled with corners bumped, title in gilt on spine with a small tear, "6?" written neatly in pen on spine. Pen inscription on front pastedown and small pen marks on rear pastedown. Previous owner's name written in pen on the title page. Some dampstains, foxing and browning. Some pencil notes in margins of opening leaves, else very good. Goodenough and Goodheart, Philo, 398. Caillet 8611 "Excellente édition de texte grec... ". Hoffmann III, 67. Graesse V, 269. Brunet IV, 614. From the Krown & Spellman Collection. Please visit HA.com/6117 for an extended description of this lot.

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INCUNABULA  PLUTARCH. Vitae illustrium virorum.  1491.  Lacks last 8 leaves.

Lot 89: INCUNABULA PLUTARCH. Vitae illustrium virorum. 1491. Lacks last 8 leaves.

by Swann Auction Galleries

April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

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Estimated Price: $2,500 - $3,500

Description: PLUTARCH. Vitae illustrium virorum Latin translation by Lapo Birago, Francesco Filelfo, et al., with additional lives by other authors. Woodcut of Theseus and the Minotaur within historiated architectural border on a2r; border repeated on A1r, with woodcut historiated initial. [1], 145; 136 (of 144) leaves; lacks the last 8 leaves (lives of Aristotle by Leonardo Bruni, Homer attributed to Plutarch, and Charlemagne by Donato Acciaiuoli). 2 parts in one volume. Folio, 307x208 mm, old limp vellum, spine darkened and partly discolored; marginal soiling and dampstaining on opening leaves, partly cropped contemporary marginalia throughout, leaves of first gathering rehinged, title restored in blank outer margin with stains and old inscriptions. (Venice: Giovanni Ragazzo for Luc'Antonio Giunta, 7 December 1491)

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Stephanus Niger [Stefano Negri] and Flavius Philostratu

Lot 45053: Stephanus Niger [Stefano Negri] and Flavius Philostratu

by Heritage Auctions

April 8, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $800 - $1,200

Description: Stephanus Niger [Stefano Negri] and Flavius Philostratus. Dialogus quo quicquid in grecarum literarum penetralibus reconditum: quod ad historiae veritatem: ad fabularum oblectamenta: ad eruditionis famam conferre quoquo modo possit: in coem studiosorum utilitatem summa cum diligentia congestum: in luce propagatur. His accedunt Philostrati Heroica ab eo tam ad amussim latinitati donata: ut dubium reliquerit: prestantior ne greco sit latin Philostratus. Milan: Alessandro Minuziano, 1517. First edition. Small folio. a-c6, A-D8, E6, F-2C8, 2D-2E6. [Lacks 2F10 and 2G4.] [18], 211 folia. Full modern calf, blind tooled ruling and panelling, banded spine with title in gilt lettering. Title in manuscript along bottom edges. Very light browning and foxing, occasional dampstains. Small notches in side margins of a3-6 and b1-2, never effecting text. Names in old hand on a1 (title page), marginal notes in old hand throughout text; library stamp on verso of a1 with bleedthrough and ink transfer to adjacent pages. Text complete, but labeling grants no K gathering, foliation has no folia numbered 109, and labels 63 as 93, 76 as 79, and 124 as 125. Otherwise a very nice copy. Adams N275. Isaac 13573. Brunet IV, 79. Hoffmann III, 80. EDIT 16 CNCE 47086. From the Krown & Spellman Collection. Please visit HA.com/6117 for an extended description of this lot.

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Geographie opus nouissima traductione e Grecorum archetypis castigatissime pressum. (1513)

Lot 162: Geographie opus nouissima traductione e Grecorum archetypis castigatissime pressum. (1513)

by Arader Galleries

April 18, 2015, 1:00 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $275,000 - $325,000

Description: Claudius Ptolemaeus (after 83 - ca 168 AD). Folio (18 4/8 x 12 4/8 inches). 47 woodcut maps by Martin Waldseemüller (all but 2 double-page), including "Tabula terre nove" THE FIRST MAP IN AN ATLAS ENTIRELY DEVOTED TO AMERICA, the last map ("Lotharingia") printed in colors, 4 woodcut diagrams in text, one large woodcut of an armillary sphere on K1 (lower portion of the title-page renewed with 12 lines of text on verso supplied in excellent pen-work facsimile, lower portion of last leaf renewed, without the final blank leaf, some browning and staining, a few leaves skillfully repaired affecting the image in 3 maps: Italy, Switzerland and the Upper Rhineland). Contemporary blind-stamped paneled calf over wooden boards, each cover decorated with alternating fillets of a stag and hunter, and a thistle and bird roll tool, fore-edges lettered in Greek: "Ptolemaio", original vellum page-markers (brass catches and clasps and corner pieces renewed to style, recently and expertly conserved by James and Stuart Brockman Ltd, full report available on request). THE FIRST "MODERN" EDITION OF PTOLEMY AND "THE MOST IMPORTANT OF ALL PTOLEMY EDITIONS" (Streeter Sale I:6). Strassburg: Johann Schott 1513. Provenance: Copious contemporary marginal scholarly annotations in Greek and Latin; Pierre S. du Pont III (1911-1988), his sale Collection of Navigation, Christie's 8th October 1991, lot 214, $77,000

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Ray  

Lot 55: Ray   "Greek Chapel"  Watercolor

by AntiquesYes.com

April 6, 2015, 7:00 PM EST

Portsmouth, RI, USA

Estimated Price: $60 - $100

Description: A small, charming Greek village scene signed lower left in red pencil - Ray -  matted and framed,

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Ancient Greek,

Lot 84: Ancient Greek,

by Cheffins

April 2, 2015, 10:00 AM GMT

Cambridge, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £150 - £250

Description: Ancient Greek, cistophoric tetradrachm kingdom of Pergamum, Ionia Ephesus mint 133-67BC, VF (probably cleaned)

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Institutionum Canonicarum. Joannis Devoti. Roma. 1818. Language: Latin

Lot 399: Institutionum Canonicarum. Joannis Devoti. Roma. 1818. Language: Latin

by Ars Coin Wien

April 18, 2015, 4:00 PM CET

Wien, Austria

Estimated Price: €400 - €500

Description: Institutionum Canonicarum. Joannis Devoti. Roma. 1818. Third volume. 251 gr. 19x11x2 cm. Pag 256. Language: Latin

Condition Report: Extremely fine

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MANUSCRIPT.  Petrus Lombardus. Sententiarum libri IV.  Manuscript in Latin on paper.  Bohemia, 1463

Lot 122: MANUSCRIPT. Petrus Lombardus. Sententiarum libri IV. Manuscript in Latin on paper. Bohemia, 1463

by Swann Auction Galleries

April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $30,000 - $40,000

Description: (MANUSCRIPT.) Petrus Lombardus. Sententiarum libri IV. manuscript in latin,/span written in gothic bastarda script in black ink with headings and sidenotes in red, 31 lines (except 33-46 lines in index), recto and verso, on at least 2 stocks of laid paper watermarked with Greek cross (one resembling Briquet 5546, "Prague 1447-59"). with four decorated divisional initials/span of 4 to 7 lines in colors and gold with foliate marginal extensions. 1- and 2-line initials and initial strokes in red. Ruled in brown throughout. [288] leaves. With 3 thong bookmarks and 3 vellum fore-edge tabs. 318x216 mm, contemporary blind-tooled leather over wooden boards with brass bosses, catches, and clasps, covers decorated with large panel of intersecting fillets filled in with small circular eagle, lily, star, and two-tailed mermaid stamps (cf. Kyriss workshops 184 and 185, both Bohemian), worn overall, raised bands and joints rubbed, small surface imperfection on front cover, small piece of leather missing from bottom edge; marginal fingersoiling at beginning, light dampstaining in upper outer corners through most of volume, most noticeable at very end, small wormtrail through blank upper outer corners in second half of volume. [Bohemia, dated 1463 at end of book 1]

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Visol Kalos Greek Design Pewter Hip Flask - 8 oz #20412v2

Lot 1229: Visol Kalos Greek Design Pewter Hip Flask - 8 oz #20412v2

by 21st Century Auctions

March 31, 2015, 9:30 AM PST

SAUGUS, CA, USA

Estimated Price: $300 - $400

Description: Visol Kalos Greek Design Pewter Hip Flask - 8 oz **|**|** Visol Kalos Greek Design Pewter Hip Flask - 8 oz #20412v2

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COLLECTIBLE VINTAGE STYLE BRASS POCKET WATCH W/GREEK PI #64809v1

Lot 1118: COLLECTIBLE VINTAGE STYLE BRASS POCKET WATCH W/GREEK PI #64809v1

by 21st Century Auctions

April 4, 2015, 9:30 AM PST

SAUGUS, CA, USA

Estimated Price: $180 - $240

Description: COLLECTIBLE VINTAGE STYLE BRASS POCKET WATCH W/GREEK PI **|**|** COLLECTIBLE VINTAGE STYLE BRASS MECHANICAL POCKET WATCH W/GREEK PICTURE #64809v1

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