Paul Lacombe's priced copy
CATALOGUS LIBRORUM BIBLIOTHECÆ ILLUSTRISSIMI VIRI CAROLI HENRICI COMITIS DE HOYM, OLIM REGIS POLONIAE AUGUSTI II. APUD REGEM CHRISTIANISSIMUM LEGATI EXTRAORDINARII
Text in Latin. The sale catalogue of the collection of the celebrated book collector Count Karl Heinrich Hoym (1694-1736). (Blogie 3.) An extensive collection catalogue with 4785 entries, arranged into broad subject categories including scripture, theology, jurisprudence, philosophy, medicine, mathematics, arts, grammar, rhetoric, poetry, geography, history, and more. Individual lots are priced in ink in the margins. Dampstaining to title page and a few pages that immediately follow. Wear to extremities with small chips to head and tail of spine and to one panel between raised bands. Small corner of page 99 lacking. With the bookplate of Paul Lacombe and A. Aubry on the front pastedown. Loosely inserted is a commemorative booklabel which indicates that this set came from the reference library of H.P. Kraus, purchased by Oak Knoll Books at the auction sale.
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> from the H.P. Kraus reference library
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> Bond, William H. and Hugh Amory (editors)., PRINTED CATALOGUES OF THE HARVARD COLLEGE LIBRARY, 1723-1790
> THEOLOGIE PHILOSOPHIE, CATALOGUE DE LIVRES ANCIENS ET MODERNES.
> Pascal, Blaise, DISCOURS DE LA CONDITION DE L'HOMME. CE QUI RESTE DU MANUSCRIT