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    Sale 2343 | Lot 3
    Price Realized: $688With Buyer's Premium
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      (ACTA ERUDITORUM.) Opuscula omnia Actis Eruditorum Lipsiensibus inserta. Volumes 1-6 (of 7). 163 folding engraved plates; folding table. Together, 6 volumes. 4to, 228x165 mm, contemporary calf gilt with morocco lettering pieces, joints cracked, cords intact, vertical crack in Volume 4 spine; contents crisp and clean. Venice: Giovanni Battista Pasquali, 1740-46

      Estimate $300 - 500

      Compilation of papers on mathematics, physics, medicine, and philology appearing from 1682 to 1729 in Acta eruditorum, the first scientific periodical published in German-speaking Europe. The missing final volume covers the decade to 1740.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $688