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Price Realized: $13,200 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
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Sale 2111 Lot 2
ONLY KNOWN COPY Prognostication nouvelle, & prediction portenteuse, pour Lan M.D.LV. Woodcut vignette of Nostradamus on title.  leaves, including last leaf with woodcut of hand holding armillary sphere. Small 8vo, 19th-century morocco-backed cloth, raised bands and top of spine rubbed; margins trimmed close without text loss, contents toned, some early underscoring, last leaf rehinged. Lyon: Jean Brotot, 
Estimate $1,500 - 2,500
first edition. only copy of the earliest surviving prognostication by nostradamus. No copies of the editions of 1550 through 1554 are known to exist. Chomarat 3; Benazra, page 5.Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $13,200