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|[an error occurred while processing this directive]|Author: BURGUNDIA, ANTONIUS A [ANTOINE DE BOURGOGNE] Title: MUNDI LAPIS LYDIUS sive VANITAS per VERITATEM FALSI accusata & convicta Opera D. Antonii a Burgundia Archi-diaconi Brugensis.
Description: Antwerp, Viduae Joan. Cnobbari 1st edition 1639 Copperplates (46 of 50 the missing 4 tipped in in facsimile on matching paper) by A. Pawels +Engraved titlepage by T.J. van Merlen after A. van Diepenbeeck. . Quarto vellum [xxvi]+249pp (of which 4 leaves are in facsimile on matching paper) +pp with errata list at end of the index. Damp tide marks to first 15 leaves which do not affect paper quality which is strong, supple & crisp. No tears, minimal signs of use or foxing affecting less than a dozen leaves. Bookplate Charles Clement Roemers at Maestricht on pastedown and traces of another removed, 17th century inscriptions on flyleaf & *2 otherwise no marks to text or plates. Lacks rear free endpaper. Good margins, thick paper and strong impression of both text and copperplates (Praz 292 Landw.72).
Keywords: emblems embemata early illustrated
Price: GBP 510.00 = appr. US$ 728.27 Seller: Abbey Antiquarian Books
- Book number: V2071
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