A Look Inside the Catalogue: Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books

At Auction October 16

 

The offerings in this characteristically diverse sale of Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books range from incunabula to early twentieth-century works on rocketry and space flight.

 

Incunabula

 

Titus Livius, Las Quatorze Decadas, Zaragoza, 1520. Estimate $3,000 to $5,000.

 

Jean de Mandeville, Reysen und Wanderschafften durch das Gelobte Land, Augsburg, 1488. Estimate $15,000 to $25,000.

 

Giovanni Boccaccio, De las mujeres illustres en roma[n]ce, Zaragoza, 1494.

Giovanni Boccaccio, De las mujeres illustres en roma[n]ce, Zaragoza, 1494. Estimate $20,000 to $30,000.

 

Philippine Books

 

José González Cabrera Bueno, Navegación Especulativa, y Práctica, Manila, 1734. Estimate $8,000 to $12,000.

 

Juan de la Concepción, Historia General de Philipinas, Manila & Sampaloc, 1788-92.

Juan de la Concepción, Historia General de Philipinas, Manila & Sampaloc, 1788-92. Estimate $8,000 to $12,000.

 

More Highlights & Complete Catalogue Coming Soon

 

For more information on the sale, contact Specialist Tobias Abeloff in the Books department.

Consign with Swann