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Lot 870: [KILIANUS, Cornelius] Dictionariu[m] tetraglott[on] seu voces latinae omnes, et graecae eis responde

Est: €250 EUR - €400 EURSold:
Arenberg AuctionsDecember 14, 2019Brussels, Belgium

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[KILIANUS, Cornelius] Dictionariu[m] tetraglott[on] seu voces latinae omnes, et graecae eis respondentes, cum gallica & teutonica (quam passim flandricam vocant) earum interpretatione [...]. Antwerp Chr. Plantin, at the expense of the heirs of A. Bierckmann 2 January 1562 4to: [2]-331 (= 327)-[1] ff. (title underlaid, margin f. [1] repaired, some letters of title restored by hand, soiling, marg. dampstaining, scribblings). 17th-c. mottled calf, gilt orn. spine with raised bands, red sprinkled eges (rubbed, front joint split, corners bumped). Second variant (of 5) of the first edition of this four-language dictionary, first important dictionary published by Plantin who partly collected the Latin words. Kilianus or Kiel (1529-1607) made the French and Dutch translations and/or interpretations. A.o. sources, one of the main was the "Verborum Latinorum cum Graecis Gallicisque coniunctorum commentarii", dictionary in three languages of Guillaume Morel published in Paris in 1558. Morel took himself as sources for the Latin words and French translations, two dictionaries published by Robert Estienne and, for the Greek translations, the dictionary of Calepino. Birckmann's device on title, Plantin's device on verso of last leaf. Ref. Voet (Plantin Press) 1082 B. - Pettegree NB 9800 & FB 16074. - BT 902. - Machiels D-165. - Not in STC Dutch, Adams. Prov. Joannes Baptist Scheppers (17th c.), City Secretary and merchant of Mechelen (ms. ownership entry). - "Nicolaus Van [...] Grasbeek grammaticus" (ms. entry). - "Flandria terra bona absque mendaciis" (ms. quote on title). - Another ms. quote on title partly erased. - Count Karel Moretus Plantin, mayor of Stabroeck (stamp).

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Books & Prints - Day 2

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December 14, 2019, 01:00 PM CET

Wolstraat 19/2, Brussels, Brussels-Capital Region, 1000, BE

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