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Tournefort, Joseph Pitton de (1656-1708) A Voyage into the Levant.

Auction:
2819T
Lot:
235
Sold for:
$800$650

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2819T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 27, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Tournefort, Joseph Pitton de (1656-1708) A Voyage into the Levant. London: for D. Browne, et al., 1718.
First edition, two quarto volumes in contemporary paneled calf, illustrated with 156 engravings, of which seven are folding, including the folding map frontispiece in volume one, joints cracked, some water stains and internal browning, minor worming, 9 3/4 x 7 1/2 in. (2)
Estimate $800-1,000

A4, a-d4, e1, B-Z4, Aa-Zz4, Aaa-Eee4, Fff2 (Fff2 ?blank); A2, B-Z4, Aa-Zz4, Aaa-Ggg4.


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