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Lot nr:16
Book nr:28670
Author:[AMMAN, Jost] SCHOPPER, Hartmann
Title:De omnibus illiberalibus sive mechanicis artibus, humani ingenii
Town:Frankfurt am Main
Publisher:Georg Corvinus for Sigmund Karl Feyerabend
Year:1574
Description:Small 8vo, woodcut printer's device on title and on final recto, colophon on verso. 132 woodcut illustrations by Jost Amman, printed on rectos only.
Bound in modern burgundy leather
Note:Ref. Adams, S-703 ; Lipperheide, 1948 ; Colas, 112 ; Brunet, V, 218
AN ATTRACTIVE COPY of the second edition in Latin, with the full series of fine WOODCUTS BY JOST AMMAN depicting the professions and trades: printer, clockmaker, goldsmith, tailor, barber, potter, et al. The Latin editions (1568 and 1574) contain additional woodcuts, 18 more than are found in the German editions of the same years
Price:€3850
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