Oct 12, 2023 - Sale 2648

Sale 2648 - Lot 54

Price Realized: $ 1,875
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,000 - $ 1,500
Donne, John (1572-1631)
LXXX Sermons Preached by that Learned and Reverend Divine.

London: Printed [by Miles Flesher] for Richard Royston and Richard Marriot, 1640.

First edition, folio, with added engraved title by M. Merian Junior containing a portrait of the author, with his age added in the frame "Aetat: 42"; bound in full contemporary British calf with remnants of brass clasps; the text includes the first appearance of Walton's biography of Donne; first and last integral blanks present; 13 1/4 x 8 3/4 in.

STC 7038; Keynes 29; ESTC S121697.

Ex libris Christopher Clark Geest (1936-2023)