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Lot 16
PERINGSKIOLD (JOHAN, editor) Wilkina Saga, eller Historien om Konung Thiderich af Bern, 1715; and 5 others (6)
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PERINGSKIOLD (JOHAN, editor)
Wilkina Saga, eller Historien om Konung Thiderich af Bern, first edition, text in Icelandic, Swedish and Latin, minor browning, signature of R.M. Dawkins (perhaps the archaelogist, 1870-1955), bookplate removed, nineteenth-century half calf, fully gilt spine, upper cover worn, Stockholm, 1715--MARSDEN (WILLIAM, editor) The Travels of Marco Polo, folding engraved map, contemporary calf, rebacked preserving original gilt spine, for the Author, 1818--SHEFFER (JOHN) The History of Lapland, additional engraved pictorial title (tear with minor loss, laid down), folding engraved map, numerous woodcut illustrations, lacks 2 preliminary leaves, bookplate of Colonel Cooper [Wing S851A], Oxford, at the Theater, 1674--VINCENT (WILLIAM) The Periplus of the Erythrean Sea, 2 vol., hand-coloured engraved frontispiece in volume one, 5 folding engraved maps (one folding), contemporary boards, some loss to spines, T. Cadell Jun., and W. Davies, 1800-1805; and another (6)
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