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1539 ASIA AFRICA EUROPE DESCRIPTION by JOHANNES BOHM
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Johannes Bohm Omnium gentium mores, leges et ritus, ex multis clarissimis rerum scriptoribus, à Ioanne Boemo Aubano Teutonico nuper collecti, & nouissime recogniti.
Tribus libris absolutum opus, Aphricam, Asiam, & Europam describentibus.
Lyon, (Barbous) 1539.
Cf. Adams B 2267 (ed. 1542). Sabin 6117 - "Established Bohm's reputation as the father of scientific folklore" (NDB II, 403).
"His greatest merit is to have created a book that became the favorite reading for almost all of Europe and remained for a century, as well as preserved its value for cultural history to this day" (ADB III, 30).
Almost half is dedicated to Africa and Asia.
First about 30 pages with some damage to the upper edge.
Damage to the upper part of the spine.
Faded dampstain on the lower part
303 pages plus index.
Leather binding with gilt design.
Size 4 1/4 by 6 1/2"
Text in Latin
(9.20)


Reserve: $350.00

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    1539 ASIA AFRICA EUROPE DESCRIPTION by JOHANNES BOHM

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    Johannes Bohm Omnium gentium mores, leges et ritus, ex multis clarissimis rerum scriptoribus, à Ioanne Boemo Aubano Teutonico nuper collecti, & nouissime recogniti.
    Tribus libris absolutum opus, Aphricam, Asiam, & Europam describentibus.
    Lyon, (Barbous) 1539.
    Cf. Adams B 2267 (ed. 1542). Sabin 6117 - "Established Bohm's reputation as the father of scientific folklore" (NDB II, 403).
    "His greatest merit is to have created a book that became the favorite reading for almost all of Europe and remained for a century, as well as preserved its value for cultural history to this day" (ADB III, 30).
    Almost half is dedicated to Africa and Asia.
    First about 30 pages with some damage to the upper edge.
    Damage to the upper part of the spine.
    Faded dampstain on the lower part
    303 pages plus index.
    Leather binding with gilt design.
    Size 4 1/4 by 6 1/2"
    Text in Latin
    (9.20)


    Reserve: $350.00

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $25.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Combined shipping: Please ask about combined shipping for multiple lots before bidding.
  • Location: This item ships from Pennsylvania

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
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