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    Sale 2111 | Lot 2
    Price Realized: $13,200With Buyer's Premium
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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. [16] 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, [1554]

      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