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Dudley, Sir Robert (1573-1649) Dell'Arcano del Mare.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
123
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Dudley, Sir Robert (1573-1649) Dell'Arcano del Mare. Florence: Nella Stamperia di Francesco Onofri, 1646. Large folio, two divisional titles, each with an engraved vignette, illustrated with approximately sixty-eight engraved diagrams (most folding, many constructed moveable diagrams), lacking all maps; a large copy with deckle edges, in full parchment, a generally clean copy with a little worming and a little scattered foxing and spotting, 14 x 9 1/2 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

[pi]1, A-F2, G1, [3 leaves], G2, H-O2, A-T2; [pi]2, A-D2, [2 leaves], E-M2, [2 leaves], N-O2; A-K2.


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Keywords

Dell, Nella Stamperia di Francesco Onofri, Robert, Atlases, Book publishing, Dell'Arcano del Mare, Folio, Foxing, Printing, Publishing, Terminology

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