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    Sale 2343 | Lot 28
    Price Realized: $375With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2343 Lot 28

      CALVISIUS, SETHUS. Opus chronologicum . . . cui praemissa est, Isagoge chronologica . . . editio altera & auctior & correctior. [8], 1030, [99] pages, including half-title, and errata leaf at end. Folio, 323x198 mm, early binding of 1/2 blind-tooled pigskin with medieval liturgical manuscript vellum over boards; scattered foxing. Biographical note about the author on front flyleaf by J. S. Tschirschnitz of Poznan. Frankfurt am Main & Emden: Anton Hummius for Christian Gerlach and Simon Beckenstein, 1650

      Estimate $300 - 500

      First published in 1605, a system of world chronology based on the records of over 300 eclipses. Zinner 4804; Houzeau & Lancaster 12831.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $375