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SA Auction #94 begins on 30 Sep 2021

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Lesser (Friedrich Christian)


Published: Verlegts Michael Blochberger, Leipzig, 1744

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Oder, Gründlicher Beweis des Daseyns und der vollkommensten Eigenschaften eines göttlichen Wesens aus natürlicher und geistlicher Betrachtung der Schnecken und Muscheln zur gebührender Verherrlichung des grossen Gottes und Beförderung des ihm schuldigen Dienstes ausgefertiget.

(vi), 984, (lxxx Register) pages, 22 engraved plates with 157 numbered figures of shells, lacks the portrait as frontispiece, quarter calf with sprinkled paper sides, book plates on both front endpapers. The leather is dry and worn and chipped at the top of the spine, the paper sides are insect eroded and worn along the edges, the plates are clear, the text is lightly browned but free of foxing.

  • Binding Condition: Good
  • Overall Condition: Good
  • Size: 8vo (175 x 115 mm)
  • Sold By: Clarke's Africana & Rare Books
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