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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. CHARLES CALDWELL RYRIE

Calvin, John
'INSTITUTIO TOTIUS CHRISTIANAE RELIGIONIS, NUNC EX POSTREMA AUTHORIS RECOGNITIONE QUIBUSDAM LOCIS AUCTIOR.' GENEVA: J. GERARD, 1550
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 2,500 USD
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194

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. CHARLES CALDWELL RYRIE

Calvin, John
'INSTITUTIO TOTIUS CHRISTIANAE RELIGIONIS, NUNC EX POSTREMA AUTHORIS RECOGNITIONE QUIBUSDAM LOCIS AUCTIOR.' GENEVA: J. GERARD, 1550
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 2,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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Calvin, John
'INSTITUTIO TOTIUS CHRISTIANAE RELIGIONIS, NUNC EX POSTREMA AUTHORIS RECOGNITIONE QUIBUSDAM LOCIS AUCTIOR.' GENEVA: J. GERARD, 1550
4to (97/8 x 8 5/8 in.; 249 x 170 mm). Woodcut printer's device on title-page, white-on-black criblé initials, with terminal blank Kk4; some neat contemporary marginalia, 3 early inscriptions on title washed or stained out, some scattered stains, two or three wormholes at front, chiefly marginal. Contemporary blind-tooled pigskin over bevelled beech boards; soiled, rubbed, clasps lost.
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Provenance

Johannes Conradus (contemporary inscription, partly washed from title-page). acquisition; Bernard Quaritch, 1999

Literature

Adams C358

Catalogue Note

Fifth edition in Latin, the first to include an index. 

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