A book from Schachman's library, printed in Gdansk in 1596, was sold in these rooms last year as part of the Library of the Earls of Macclesfield: 2 October 2008, lot 4816, Nicolaus Volckmar. Dictionarium trilingue tripartitum ad discendam linguam Latinam Polonicam et Germanicam accomodatum. Gdansk: Jacobus Rhodus, 1596, 4to, contemporary calf, upper cover stamped in gilt 'H. Bartel. Schachman'.
Please note that the watermark on this lot is dated between 1516 and 1522.
Please note that the date of this atlas is 1957 and not as stated in the printed catalogue.
Please note that all the works in this lot are bound in a single volume. The binding description and condition are missing from the printed catalogue. These are as follows:
together in one volume, oblong folio (334 x 430mm.), contemporary blue half morocco over blue papered boards, flat spine gilt, red morocco label, engraved title to first work detached and slightly soiled, some minor dust-soiling, a few plates with a very little light spotting, binding rather rubbed, short tear to head of spine, a few wormholes to spine
Please see the top of page 86 in the printed catalogue for an illustration of this lot, incorrectly captioned as lot 235.
This lot is also lacking the map of the Holy Roman Empire.
The image at the top of page 86 in the printed catalogue depicts lot 216, not 235 as stated.
The estimate for this lot should read £5,000-7,000.
The estimate for this lot should read £6,000-8,000.