Oct 13, 2022 - Sale 2617

Sale 2617 - Lot 30

Price Realized: $ 4,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000
Nostradamus (1503-1566)
The True Prophecies or Prognostications of Michael Nostradamus.

London: Printed by Thomas Ratcliffe & Nathaniel Thompson, to be sold by John Martin et alia, 1672.

First edition in English, folio, engraved frontispiece bound opposite the title; title page printed in red and black, both leaves toned and silked with some short tears and marginal chipping; lacking text leaf Ooo2 (page 465/466); bound in full worn contemporary calf, rebacked, with new flyleaves, rebacking quite worn and rubbed, front board detached, back board becoming detached; stains and short tears to some leaves, along with several areas of dark discoloration from the insertion of newspaper clippings; 11 1/2 x 7 1/4 in.

Wing N-1399; ESTC R13646.