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Plinius Secundus (Gaius) The Historie of the World: Commonly Called the Naturall Historie of C. Plinius Secundus, Translated into English by Philemon Holland, 2 vol. in 1, second edition, woodcut device to titles, woodcut initials, lacking initial and final blanks, very occasional browning, a few ff. wormed at outer margin but generally a very good copy overall, contemporary calf, lower cover detached, upper joint repaired, corners repaired, [STC 20030], folio, by Adam Islip, 1634.

⁂ Provenance: Rothamsted acquisition date 1915.

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Plinius Secundus (Gaius) The Historie of the World:

Tue, Jul 10, 2018 1:00 PM UTC
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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing
220 Queenstown Road
London, SW8 4LP
United Kingdom
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