Jean Despautère - Ninivitae Universa Grammatica Multo Quam antehac emaculatior - 1578

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Jean Despautère - Ninivitae Universa Grammatica Multo Quam antehac emaculatior - 1578
Fine Bindings, Incunabula & early printing, Linguistics - Quantity: 1 - Book

Jean Despautère. Ninivitae Universa Grammatica Multo Quam antehac emaculatior (...).

Paris, Gabrielis Buon, 1578. 8vo. Original leather with gilt-stamped spine and gilt-stamped central ornament on the boards. 329 pp. With publisher's imprint: Paris, Carolus Rogerius, 1578.

BOUND WITH: Gabriel de Preau. Rudimenta Prima Grammatices, Ex Eruditissimis quibusque Gramaticis excerpta. Paris, Gabrielis Buon, 1578. 41 pp. On verso title page a unique and very old manuscript in Latin, signed Joannes (=Jean?) de Bigue.

Two very rare works in one binding.

Good condition. Binding is fine. Light wear, hinge partly broken. Somewhat splodgy. Good interior. Inner hinges partly broken, but bookblock still firmly attached to the binding. Paper slightly browned and a bit soiled. A modern sheet of paper is loosely mounted on the inside of the cover (see detailed picture).

Provenance: with two old notes from previous owners on the title page: “S. Petri Altimontensis” and “D. Aegidius Tilman”. This may be Egidius Tilman (baptised in Sas van Gent, Zeeland, 13 June 1741).

See pictures.

Will be sent insured.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Fine Bindings, Incunabula & early printing, Linguistics
Author/ Illustrator
Jean Despautère
Book Title
Ninivitae Universa Grammatica Multo Quam antehac emaculatior
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1578
Edition
Reprint
Language
Latin
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Parijs, Gabrielis Buon
Binding/ Material
Leather
Number of pages
329
Dimensions
18×11.5 cm
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