Sale 14BP04 | Lot 358

[WUNDERKAMMER] JACOBAEUS, OLIGERUS [Holger Jacobi]. Museum regium, seu catalogus rerum, tam naturum quam artificialium ... in Basilica Bibliothecae

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps
[WUNDERKAMMER]  JACOBAEUS, OLIGERUS [Holger Jacobi]. Museum regium, seu catalogus rerum, tam naturum quam artificialium ... in Basilica Bibliothecae

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Lot 358
[WUNDERKAMMER] JACOBAEUS, OLIGERUS [Holger Jacobi]. Museum regium, seu catalogus rerum, tam naturum quam artificialium ... in Basili...
. Copenhagen [Hafniae]: Joachim Schmetgen, 1696. First edition. 18 Century three-quarters vellum, marbled sides. 13 3/4 x 8 3/4 (40 x 22 cm); [16], 206 pp., with an engraved frontispiece, head- and tailpieces, initials and 37 plates of curiosities (two folding). Spine defective, binding rubbed, some staining, the plates generally clean. With the bookplate of the Danish writer Tage la Cour.
A work with fine engravings by the physician Oligerus on the royal cabinet of curiosities collected by King Christian V.


Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Sold for $2,125 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Sold for $2,125 (includes buyer's premium)

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