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PO Box 16394
SE-103 27 Stockholm
Sweden
Contact Mats Rehnström
Telephone +46 (0)8 411 92 24
Fax +46 (0)8 411 94 61
Specialists Old and Rare Books mainly of Swedish interest, Scandinavian Bibliography, Swedish Autographs and Manuscripts
The item listed here are samples from the 2016 fair.
We will be launching the highlights of the 2017 fair on 1st May 2017.
Antikvariat Mats Rehnström
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(LA BRUYÈRE, JEAN de)

Les caracteres de Theophraste traduits du grec, avec les caracteres ou les moeurs de ce siecle. Neuvieme edition, revûë & corrigée. , 1696

Paris, E. Michallet, (1696). 12:o. (32),52,1-662,XLIV,(6) pp. The title-page printed in red and black. Contemporary rather worn leather binding with raised bands, gilt spine and board-edges and label in red morocco. Edges sprinkled in red. Loss of a little leather at the top of the spine and with a shallow crack in the lower front hinge. With a light damp stain in the outer margin on p. 1-24 and two smaller spots on p. 649. With some neat contemporary notes in the margin. With C. A. Gyldenstolpe's signature dated in Paris 1699 and with L. F. Rääf's bookplate.

Bibliography
Tchemerzine ”Bibliographie d’éditions originales et rares d’auteurs français” III, p. 810. Le Petit ”Bibliographie des principales éditions originales d’écrivains français” p. 434-35. The definitive edition. With contemporary manuscript key giving the names of some of the portraited persons. Contemporary calf with gilt spine.

Binding
Calf