Oct 12, 2023 - Sale 2648

Sale 2648 - Lot 37

Price Realized: $ 1,375
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500
Augustine of Hippo, Saint (354-430 AD)
Of the Citie of God.

London, Printed by G. Eld and M. Flesher, 1620.

Folio, second edition in English translated by John Healey, first published in 1610; woodcut printer's device to title; ex libris Edward Festus Kelly (1854-1939) with his decorative bookplate pasted inside the front board; bound in 20th century half calf with textured cloth boards (peeling, rubbed, joints starting); a few examples of contemporary marginal annotations, 12 1/2 x 8 1/4 in.

STC 917; ESTC S106898.

Ex libris Christopher Clark Geest (1936-2023)