Heraldry - Quantity: 1
|Number of Books:||1|
|Book Title:||Nouveau Traité de la Science Pratique du Blason|
|Publication year oldest item:||1689|
|Publisher:||Nicolas le Gras / Martin Jouvenel PARIS|
1st edition rare 1689 in full brown sheepskin, spine with raised bands decorated with golden fillets and cold stamped, compartments with fleurons with full stamp with scrollwork at the corners, gold stamped title, title label on a burgundy background with golden fillet.
Dedicated to the Chancellor Boucherat, complete duodecimo with frontispiece engraved by Le Pautre, 55 plates out of text engraved by Trudon. Headbands, ornamental initials, end pieces engraved on wood in black.
Fresh inside with some foxing, some traces of water on the first fifteen pages but without any impact on the quality of the paper and reading, some handwritten in ink / pencil of the various owners on the back cover and the first page
Worn binding with a few flaws (dented corners, loose top crown, cracked joint, scratches on the covers, a damaged raised band), but overall good condition in view of the age.
|Member since:||June 9, 2018|
Happy to receive these books which were well packaged. Thanks.
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