104 East 25th Street, New York, NY 10010  | 
(212) 254-4710  |  Mon - Fri, 10AM - 6PM
Follow Us:
  • We are happy to call you during the auction and place bids on your behalf. To arrange phone bidding, please call Swann's bid department during business hours.

    (212) 254-4710 ext. 0
    Mon - Fri 10AM - 6PM


    Or, e-mail a list of lots with the sale number and your contact information to phonebids@swanngalleries.com. Be sure to include a phone number where we can reach you.

    Bids may also be submitted via fax. Send a list of lots with the sale number and your contact information to (212) 979-1017. You will receive a confirmation before the sale.

    Sale 2488 | Lot 252
    Price Realized: $1,750With Buyer's Premium
    Show Hammer Price
    • Click Image To Enlarge

      Additional Images
    • Sale 2488 Lot 252

      HERRERA, BALTASAR DE. Sermones Varios, predicados en esta Ciudad de Manila. [8], 219, [3] leaves, including errata at end. Printed on Asian paper. 4to, 190x131 mm, 18th-century limp vellum with remnants of thong ties; contents toned and fragile, title chipped in upper and outer margins, upper outer corner off next leaf with text loss, P1 torn and loose, missing text at bottom, small hole through a few words on 2D1, clean tear in 2P4, partial manuscript table of contents on verso of last preliminary leaf. Ownership inscriptions of the Convento de N. P. San Francisco de Real y Minas de Halpuxagua [i. e., Tlalpujahua?] dated 1730 and doodles of Christlike faces on front free endpaper; unidentified branded ownership marks on top edges. Manila: Imprenta de la Compañía de Jesús por Santiago Dimatangso, 1675

      Estimate $2,000 - 3,000

      first edition. Medina/Manila 99; Palau 114046.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,750