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Henrion, Denis (c.1580-c.1632)
USAGE DU COMPAS DE PROPORTION. PARIS: JEAN BOURRIQUANT, 1626
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1,0001,500
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264
Henrion, Denis (c.1580-c.1632)
USAGE DU COMPAS DE PROPORTION. PARIS: JEAN BOURRIQUANT, 1626
Estimate
1,0001,500
JUMP TO LOT

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Henrion, Denis (c.1580-c.1632)
USAGE DU COMPAS DE PROPORTION. PARIS: JEAN BOURRIQUANT, 1626
8vo (171 x 110mm.), woodcut illustrating the world on title, double-page engraved plate by Daniel Chorez, woodcut diagrams and initials, old vellum, modern spine label, minor marginal worming to a few leaves (not affecting text), vellum slightly soiled with minor loss to centre of spine  
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Provenance

Adrien Anseau of Tournai, inscription on title in Latin and French; Jean M. della Paolera, signature; bought from B.&L. Rootenberg Rare Books, Sherman Oaks, CA, 1989 

Literature

Tomash & Williams H112

Catalogue Note

A later edition of a treatise first published in 1618. "There were two editions produced in 1626, one published by Jean Bourriquant and another by Charles Hulpeau. Each has a slightly different title page, but they are otherwise identical" (Tomash & Williams).

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