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Evelyn, John (1620-1706) Numismata. A Discourse of Medals, Antient and Modern.

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3117B
Lot:
62
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3117B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 20, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Evelyn, John (1620-1706) Numismata. A Discourse of Medals, Antient and Modern. London: Benj. Tooke at the Middle Temple-Gate, in Fleetstreet, 1697. First edition, folio, title page printed in red and black, illustrated with text engravings, ex libris Sir Frederick Evelyn, 3rd Baronet (1734-1812), and direct descendant of the author, with his engraved bookplate; bound in full tan calf, gilt tooled-spine, marbled endleaves, a.e.g., rubbed and marked, contents generally good, 12 1/2 x 8 in.

A-Z4, Aa-Xx4, Yy-Zz2, Aaa2.
http://estc.bl.uk/R21821
Estimate $600-800


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Keywords

Frederick Evelyn, Book design, Bookbinding, Bookplate, Evelyn, Ex Libris, Genealogy, John Evelyn, Publishing, Tooke, Visual arts, London

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