Auction 353 Old & Rare Books - Various subjects
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MARITIME HISTORY - TRAVELLING -- FURTTENBACH, J. Architecture navalis. Das ist: Von dem Schiff-Gebäw, auff dem Meer und Seekusten zugebrauchen. Und nemblich, in was Form und Gestallt, fürs erste, ein Galea, Galeazza, Galeotta etc. Ulm, J. Saur, 1629. (6), 134 pp. Fol. W. double-p. engr. ti., 20 double-p. engr. plates & num. woodcuts in the text. Fol. Cont. vellum. (Ties fail, ti-p. half gone (added in manuscript) and pasted tog. w. next leaf, 15 pp. of prelims lack ('Dedicatio' & 'Vorrede'), a few plates w. tear on fold., lower outer corner last 24 lvs. rep. (affecting slightly image of two plates), but all the plates are present).

The plates with layouts and sections of different types of ships and vessels at sea, partly threatened by sea monsters. - Kat. orn. Berl. 1445. Cat. NHSM 743; VD 17, 23:270292U; Poggendorff I, 819. - Sold w.a.f., not subject to return.

€ 500

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