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Lot nr:15
Book nr:28684
Author:PARADIN, Claude
Title:Devises heroiques et emblemes de M. Claude Paradin. Reveuës & augmentées de moitié par François d'Amboise
Town:Paris
Publisher:Rolet Boutonné
Year:1622
Description:8vo, [6] ff, 339 pp, allegorical frontispiece and 180 copper engraved emblems from the woodcuts of Paradin's book. Some minimal marginal defects
Bound with: Adrian d'AMBOISE. Discours ou traicté des devises. Paris, Rolet Boutonneé, 1620. 8vo, [8], 178, [2] pp
+ [Adrian d'AMBOISE] Devises royales. 66 pp, with 13 copper engraved emblems. Lacking engraved title-page.
19th century binding in full morocco, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt
Note:Ref. Landwehr, Romanic, n°573 / 108 / 109 ; Praz p. 253. Mélange de devises de grands hommes et d'emblèmes moraux (éd. orig. : 1551) dus à l'historien Claude Paradin (1510-1590)
Price:€850
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