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Date of the auction: 31.03.2020

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Bartoli (Daniello)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Acoustics.- Bartoli (Daniello) Acoustics.- Bartoli (Daniello) Del suono de' tremori armonici e dell'udito, FIRST EDITION, half title, title woodcut within frame with floral device, floriated and historiated initials, text

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Alfieri (Vittorio)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Alfieri (Vittorio) Alfieri (Vittorio) La Virtù Sconosciuta. Dialogo, FIRST EDITION, half title, errata leaf at end, some light intermittent foxing, repair to B5, a little staining or marking, leaves untrimmed, title label

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Alighieri (Petrus) & Nannucci (Vincenzo)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Alighieri (Petrus) & Nannucci (Vincenzo) Alighieri (Petrus) & Nannucci (Vincenzo) Super Dantis ipsius genitoris comoediam: commentarium, nunc primum in lucem editum, FIRST EDITION, 2 leaves of facsimiles, ff. uncut, minor

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Angeli (Stefano degli)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Angeli (Stefano degli) Angeli (Stefano degli) De Infinitorum Spiralium spatiorum mensura, opusculum geometricum, FIRST EDITION, half title, large woodcut to title, initials and ornaments, woodcut diagrams in text

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Busca (Gabriele)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Architecture.- Busca (Gabriele) Architecture.- Busca (Gabriele) L'architettura militare…, del modo di fortificare luochi deboli, second edition, large printer’s woodcut device on title depicting cat eating a mouse within a

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Berkeley (George)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Berkeley (George) Berkeley (George) Saggio d'una nuova teoria sopra la visione, FIRST and ONLY EDITION, woodcut printer’s device to title, illistrations in text, a little staining or dust soiling in places, contemporary

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Bézout (Étienne)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Bézout (Étienne) Bézout (Étienne) Theorie Generale des Equations Algebriques, FIRST EDITION, woodcut headpieces and device to title, a little dustsoiling, some foxing to peripheral leaves, contemporary mottled sheep

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Bible, Greek.

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Bible, Greek. Bible, Greek.- New Testament [Greek], Novum Iesu Christi D.N. testamentum, ex bibliotheca regia, 2 parts in one, third edition (first folio edition), includes Estienne’s preface in Greek and Latin, lacking

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Boccaccio (Giovanni)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Boccaccio (Giovanni) Boccaccio (Giovanni) Genealogie…cum micantissimis arborum effigiationibus cuiusque gentilis dei progeniem...Eiusdem De montibus et silvis de fontibus lacubus et et fluminibus…, title in black and red

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Boccaccio (Giovanni)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Boccaccio (Giovanni) Boccaccio (Giovanni) Il Decameron...Ricorretto in Roma, et emendato 6secondo l'ordine del sacro Conc. di Trento..., woodcut printer’s device to title, large historiated initials and ornaments, portraits

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Boschini (Marco)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Boschini (Marco) Boschini (Marco) Le ricche minere della pittura veneziana, second edition, half title, engraved frontispiece depicting the allegory of Painting, woodcut ornaments, 6 engraved plates representing the patron

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Boscovich (Ruggero Giuseppe)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Boscovich (Ruggero Giuseppe) Boscovich (Ruggero Giuseppe) Dissertatio de Maris Aestu, FIRST EDITION, large woodcut device on title, woodcut head-piece and initial, occasional spotting, modern bookplate to front flyleaf

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Boscovich (Ruggero Giuseppe) & Benvenuti (Carlo)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Boscovich (Ruggero Giuseppe) & Benvenuti (Carlo) Boscovich (Ruggero Giuseppe) & Benvenuti (Carlo) Synopsis physicæ generalis quam in Seminario Romano ad disserendum proposuit…, large woodcut device on title, initial and

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Clusius (Carolus, pseud. of L'ecluse, Charles de)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Botany.- Clusius (Carolus, pseud. of L'ecluse, Charles de) Botany.- Clusius (Carolus, pseud. of L'ecluse, Charles de) Austriam, et vicinas quasdam provincias observatarum Historia, quatuor Libris expressa, FIRST EDITION

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Cabei (Nicolò)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Cabei (Nicolò) Cabei (Nicolò) Philosophia Magnetica in qua magnetis natura penitus explicatur…, FIRST EDITION, engraved architectural title, 3 small engravings, including a world map (repeated), woodcut initials and nearly

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Volta (Alessandro)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Chemistry.- Volta (Alessandro) Chemistry.- Volta (Alessandro) Lettere…sull'aria infiammabile nativa delle paludi, second edition, engraved vignettes to title, numerous engraved head and tailpieces, other leaf, minor

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Varo (Francesco)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) China.- Varo (Francesco) China.- Varo (Francesco) Estratto del trattato composto... circa il culto, offerte, riti, e cerimonie, che pratticano i chinesi in honore del loro maestro Confusio…, blank leaf present, folding

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Colonna (Stefano)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Colonna (Stefano) Colonna (Stefano) I sonetti, le canzoni, et i Triomphi di m. Laura in risposta di m. Francesco Petrarcha per le sue rime in vita, et dopo la morte di lei…, FIRST and ONLY EDITION, woodcut printer’s device

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Da Vinci (Leonardo) & Della Bella (Stefano, ill.)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Da Vinci (Leonardo) & Della Bella (Stefano, ill.) Da Vinci (Leonardo) & Della Bella (Stefano, ill.) Trattato della pittura di Lionardo da Vinci ridotto alla sua vera lezione sopra una copia a penna di mano di Stefano Della

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Della Porta (Giambattista)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Della Porta (Giambattista) Della Porta (Giambattista) Magiae Naturalis Libri Viginti, in quibus scientiarum naturalium divitiae, et deliciae demonstrantur…, woodcut printers’ device on title, ornaments, illustrations in

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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D'Anania (Giovanni Lorenzo)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Demonology.- D'Anania (Giovanni Lorenzo) Demonology.- D'Anania (Giovanni Lorenzo) De natura daemonum, woodcut Aldine device on title, ornaments, M6 slightly torn at gutter, minor staining to a few leaves, contemporary limp

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Elzevir Editions.

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Elzevir Editions. Elzevir Editions.- Schrijver (Pieter) Respublica Romana, occasional staining, contemporary calf, gilt-tooled spine, some cracking, some loss at head, a.e.r., [USTC 1027941], Leiden, 1629; Caius Suetonius

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Von Den Ketten (Johannes Michael)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Emblems.- Von Den Ketten (Johannes Michael) Emblems.- Von Den Ketten (Johannes Michael) Apelles symbolicus, FIRST EDITION, 2 vol. engraved frontispiece, woodcut device, 59 emblems in text, ex libris in an early hand to

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £700 - £900

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Euclides & Commandino (Federico, translator)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Euclides & Commandino (Federico, translator) Euclides & Commandino (Federico, translator) De gli elementi d'Euclide libri quindici. Con gli scholii antichi. Tradotti prima in lingua latina… et con commentarij illustrati

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Borri (Cristoforo)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Far East.- Borri (Cristoforo) Far East.- Borri (Cristoforo) Relatione della nuova missione delli pp. della Compagnia di Giesu, al regno della Cocincina, woodcut Jesuit device to title and arms of the dedicatee, Pope Urbano

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Franceschino (Corti)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Franceschino (Corti) Franceschino (Corti) Repertorium aureum precipuarum decisionum…in nonnullis legibus digesti et codicis, [bound with] In primam et secundam digesti veteris partes commentaria, 2 parts of 3, in one, title

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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French Miscellany.

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) French Miscellany. French Miscellany.- Ducamp (Theodore) Traité des Rétentions d'Urine, FIRST EDITION, 5 engraved plates, occasional foxing and staining, Paris, 1822 [bound with] Observations sur les Maladies des Organes

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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[Benfield]

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Games.- [Benfield] Games.- [Benfield] Nuovo e dilettevole giuco Chinese, description of the game, based on geometrical principles, 28 engraved tables of ‘tangrams’ (ancient Chinese puzzle) some foxing, dust soiling, light

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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[Grimod de la Reyniere, Alexandre Balthazar Laurent]

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Gastronomy.- [Grimod de la Reyniere, Alexandre Balthazar Laurent] Gastronomy.- [Grimod de la Reyniere, Alexandre Balthazar Laurent] Manuel des Amphitryons; Contenant un Traité‚ de la Dissection des viandes a table, la

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 31 Mar 2020

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Obsopoeus (Vincent)

(Books & Works on Paper including Autographs & Memorabilia, 31st March 2020) Gastronomy.- Obsopoeus (Vincent) Gastronomy.- Obsopoeus (Vincent) De arte bibendi, second edition, includes Greek letter, some marginal light staining, occasional spotting, small, repairs to first 2 leaves, & N2-3, ex

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 31 Mar 2020