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Hexham, The second part of the principles of the art militarie, London [Delft], 1638, contemporary vellum

Estimate:

1,500

to
- 2,000 GBP

Hexham, The second part of the principles of the art militarie, London [Delft], 1638, contemporary vellum

Hexham, The second part of the principles of the art militarie, London [Delft], 1638, contemporary vellum

Estimate:

1,500

to
- 2,000 GBP

Lot sold:

10,625

GBP

HEXHAM, HENRY

The Principles of the Art Militarie, 4 parts, comprising:


folio (333 x 212mm.), 19 engraved plates (17 double-page) all with contemporary outlining and some colouring, some signed by Hondius, contemporary Dutch vellum, lettering-piece chipped


LITERATURE:

ESTC S1197323; STC 13264.4


PROVENANCE:

William Charles de Meuron (1872-1943), Earl Fitzwilliam, armorial bookplate; purchased from Charles Traylen, Guildford, 27 October 1951, £30

Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate.


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