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A COLLECTION OF 4 VOLUMES, COMPRISING:
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A COLLECTION OF 4 VOLUMES, COMPRISING:
i. Artabasda, Nicolaus, Fédéric Morel (1552-1630), and Bede (673-735). Ecphrasis numerorum notationis per gestum digitorum. Græca nunc primum prodeunt è Bibliotheca Reg. Vaticana, & illustriss. Lelii Ruini legati apostolici ad Reg. Poloniæ. Item Venerab. Bedæ de indigitatione & manuali loquela lib. Fed. Morellus interpres Reg. recensuit, Attica Latinè vertit, & elogio manus, notulisq[ue] illustravit. Paris: Fédéric Morel, 1614, 8vo, later vellum, modern folding cloth box, (bought from Jonathan Hill, New York, 1988), [T&W A104; USTC 6001670]
ii. Veglia, Pietro Dionigi (1584-1636). Computo ecclesiastico sopra le pieghe e nodi delle dita. Perugia: Annibale Aluigi, 1626, 12mo, later calf-backed boards, [not in T&W; USTC 4006676], rebacked
iii. Juvenal and Persius. Decimus Junius Juvenalis, and Aulus Persius Flaccus translated and illustrated, as well with sculpture as notes. By Barten Holyday, D.D. and late Arch-Deacon of Oxon. Oxford: W. Downing for F. Oxlad, Senior, J. Adams, and F. Oxlad, Junior, 1673, folio, 4 engraved plates, engraved illustrations, contemporary calf, (bought from Jeffrey D. Mancevice, Worcester, MA, 1995), [T&W J32; ESTC R12290; Wing J1276; Madan 3:2979]
iv. Requeno y Vives, Vicente (1743-1811). Scoperta della chironomia ossia dell'arte di gestire con le mani. Parma: Fratelli Gozzi, 1797, 8vo, 3 engraved plates, contemporary calf-backed boards, (bought from Diana Parikian, Oxford, 1996), [T&W R075]
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