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LOT 498

Lot 498

Joannis Georgii Graevii

Joannis Georgii Graevii
Lot 498 Details
Joannis Georgii Graevii


45 volumes, folio, each with half titles, engraved title and illustrated red and black title pages, latin text, profusely illustrated throughout with tipped in fold out maps, town plans, architectural, archaeological and figural engravings, etc. in full calf boards with ribbed and titled spines, published by Pieter van der Aa, Leiden, 1704-1725
16 x 10 in — 40.6 x 25.4 cm

Estimate $4,000-$5,000

Realised: $2,160
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Joannis Georgii Graevii
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Bookplate: William Adair, Esq. Bookplate: Robert Shafto, Esq., Benwell
(High Sheriff of Newcastle, 1717)



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LOT 498

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
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  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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