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Catalogue of an important library of rare and valuable books

incunabula typographica, mostly in original bindings; illustrated books of the XVIth and XVIIIth century; early Americana; Standard works on the fine arts; bibles and liturgical books; fine bindings; Judaica; early books on geography, etc., including Hypnerotomachia Poliphili, 1499; Schatzbehalter, 1491; Terentius, Venezia, 1497; Valturius, 1483; Dürers Hroswitha, Proportion a.o. Holbeins Dance of Death, 1538; The first Holbein Bible; Theuerdank, 1519; Monument du Costume; Janscha-Ziegler, Rheinansichten, etc

by Gilhofer & Ranschburg (Vienna, Austria)

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Published in Vienna .
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Edition Notes

SeriesCatalogue 180
The Physical Object
Pagination[iv], 164 p. illus., 24 plates.
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24654951M
OCLC/WorldCa221383771


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