POPE (ALEXANDER) Essai sur l'homme, Helmstedt, 1749
Lot 97
POPE (ALEXANDER) Essai sur l'homme, Helmstedt, 1749
Sold for £112 (US$ 188) inc. premium
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Essai sur l'homme, flyleaf with long ownership inscription in French for Ferdinand, Duke of Brunswick and Lüneburg, last leaves with light dampstains, Brunswick bookplate, blindstamps at beginning and end, contemporary red morocco, worn, small coat of arms on sides, spine missing, small 4to, Helmstedt, Jean Driborn, 1749


  • Helmstedt, within the lands of the Duchy of Brunswick, was home to a university until 1810. The dedicatee was the wife of the Duke.
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