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Plinius Secundus (Gaius) The Historie of the World. Commonly called, The Natural Historie..., 2 vol.
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Plinius Secundus (Gaius) The Historie of the World. Commonly called, The Natural Historie..., translated by Philemon Holland, 2 vol. in 1, second edition, lacking title to vol.1 (supplied in facsimile), also lacking initial & final blanks but with final advertisement leaf, vol.2 with separate title with woodcut device, woodcut head- & tail-pieces and initials, some water-staining, a few leaves with marginal defects particularly a6 in vol.1 and 3I6 in vol.2 (lacking portions from fore-margins), last few leaves creased, near contemporary calf, rubbed and marked, some scuffs, corners worn, spine ends repaired, [STC 20030a], folio, by Adam Islip, 1634.
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Plinius Secundus (Gaius) The Historie of the World. Commonly called, The Natural Historie..., 2 vol.

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May 19, 2022
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0042: Plinius Secundus (Gaius) The Historie of the World. Commonly called, The Natural Historie..., 2 vol.

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Plinius Secundus (Gaius) The Historie of the World. Commonly called, The Natural Historie..., translated by Philemon Holland, 2 vol. in 1, second edition, lacking title to vol.1 (supplied in facsimile), also lacking initial & final blanks but with final advertisement leaf, vol.2 with separate title with woodcut device, woodcut head- & tail-pieces and initials, some water-staining, a few leaves with marginal defects particularly a6 in vol.1 and 3I6 in vol.2 (lacking portions from fore-margins), last few leaves creased, near contemporary calf, rubbed and marked, some scuffs, corners worn, spine ends repaired, [STC 20030a], folio, by Adam Islip, 1634.

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