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Title: Sacrum sanctuarium crucis et patientiae, crucifixorum et cruciferorum, emblematicis imaginibus laborantium et aegrotantium ornatum. Artifices gloriosonovae artis bene vivendi et moriendi.
Description: 19. Antverpiae (Antwerpen), ex Officina Plantiniana, Balthasar Moretus, 1634, in-4, 19,5 x 15 cm, halftitle printed in red and black, engraved title + (20) nn pp + 674 pp + (18) nn pp + (2)(printer's mark & blank) with 70 full page numbered copper engravings printed with the verso side of the leaf left blank, and six smaller emblematical engravings in the text. Old calf, marbled edges,skillfull old rebacking, gilt raised back with red title label, some slight wear of binding, old owner's name removed from half title but still a fine complete copy with an excellent interior. De Backer-Sommervogel Vol.II pp. 1525/7, Landwehr n64, BCNI 8686. Only edition, the plates were engraved by A.Collaert and first used for the 1606 edition of Ricchius; ''Le Triomphe de Jesu-Christ''. .

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Price: EUR 2000.00 = appr. US$ 2173.69 Seller: Antiquariaat Wim de Goeij
- Book number: 15778