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    Sale 2343 | Lot 40
    Price Realized: $544With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2343 Lot 40

      CLAVIUS, CHRISTOPH, S.J. Geometrica Practica, Arithmetica Practica, Algebra. Numerous woodcut text diagrams. 228; 78, [6]; 181, [1] pages. Folio, 332x206 mm, contemporary limp vellum, spine darkened, with horizontal crack at top; contents severely browned, scattered worming in blank margins. Ownership inscription of Count Wolfgang Engelbert von Auersperg dated 1655 on title; 19th-century bookplate of the Fuerstlich Auerspergsche Fideicommisbibliothek zu Laybach. Mainz: Johann Volmar for Anton Hierat, 1612

      Estimate $800 - 1,200

      Self-contained second volume of the 5-volume first collected edition of Clavius's works.


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $544