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Lot #1 - "Das Erst Buch der Cosmography / oder Weltbeschreibung…"   Sebastian Munster Next lot »

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Lot 1
By: Sebastian Munster
Subject: Title Pages
Date: 1572 (circa)

Publication: Cosmographey oder Beschreibung Aller Lander…

Condition Code: A

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Color: hand color

Size: 6.3 x 4.5 inches
         16.0 x 11.5 cm

    This title page contains an interesting woodblock engraving showing God's creation of the heavens and the earth. The quaint view is supported by angels at top and demons in the lower corners. Printed on a full sheet (7.6 x 11.8") of German text.

Condition Description: Attractive color with marginal soiling.

$150.00 - $180.00

Sold for: $200.00

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