Forum Auctions: A third selection of 16th and 17th Century English Books from the Fox Pointe Manor Library, 1090, London

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Auction Report
Auction Date
10/21/2021 - 10/21/2021
Page Size: 408 items in 17 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
26Edmondes (Clement)

Observations upon Caesar's Commentaries setting for the practice of Art Militarie in the time of the Roman Empire

1604GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 875.00
27[Rowlands (Richard)] "Richard Verstegan."

"Richard Verstegan."A Restitution of Decayed Intelligence: In antiquities

Antwerp & London 1605GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 1,250.00
28Radford (John)

A Directorie Teaching the Way to Truth... Where-unto is added, A short Treatise against Adiaphorists

1605GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 1,625.00
29[Dallington (Sir Robert)

A Survey of the Great Dukes State of Tuscany. A Survey of the Great Dukes State of Tuscany

1605GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 2,125.00
30Estienne (Henri)

World of Wonders: or, an Introduction to a Treatise Touching the Conformitie of Ancient and Moderne Wonders

1607GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 1,187.50
31Rastell (William)

An Exposition of Certaine difficult and obscure words, and Termes of the Lawes of this Realme

1607GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 625.00
32Melton (Sir John)

A Sixe-folde Politician. Together with a Sixe-folde Precept of Policy

1609GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 2,750.00
33[Bolton (Edmund)]

The Elements of Armories

1610GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 400.00
34Pelletier (Thomas)

A Lamentable Discourse vpon the paricide and bloudy assasination committed on the Person of Henry the fourth

1610GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 1,125.00
35Turberville (George)

The Booke of Falconrie or Hawking

1611GBP 6,000.00 - 8,000.00GBP 11,875.00
36Coryate (Thomas)

Coryats Crudities Hastily gobbled up in five Moneths travells in France

1611GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00GBP 9,375.00
37Tacitus (Publius Cornelius)

The Annales of Cornelius Tacitus. The Description of Germanie -The Ende of Nero and Beginning of Galba... The Life of Agricola

1612GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 625.00
38Davies (Sir John)

A Discoverie of the True Causes why Ireland was never entirely Subdued, nor brought under the Obedience of the Crowne of England

1612GBP 1,200.00 - 1,800.00GBP 1,375.00
39James I (King of England)

A Publication of His Ma'ties Edict, and Severe Censure against Private Combats and Combatants

1613GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 3,750.00
40Hayward (Sir John)

The Lives of the III. Normans, Kings of England

1613GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 875.00
41Rainolds (John)

The Discovery of the Man of Sinne

Oxford 1614GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 562.50
42Brerewood (Edward)

De Ponderibus, et Pretiis Veterum Nummorum

1614GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 875.00
43Curtius Rufus (Quintus)

The History...contayning the Actes of the great Alexander

1614GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 687.50
44Hopton (Arthur)

A Concordancy of Yeares. Containing a new, easie and most exact Computation of Time

1615GBP 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold
45Fennor (William)

Fennors Descriptions, or a True Declaration of certaine and divers speeches

1616GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00GBP 2,250.00
46Stucley (Sir Lewis)

To the Kings most Excellent Maiestie. The humble petition and information...touching his owne behaviour in the charge committed unto him

1618GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 875.00
47Bünting (Heinrich)

Itinerarium totius Sacrae Scripturae. Or, The Travels of the Holy Patriarchs, Prophets, Iudges, Kings, our Saviour Christ... With a Description of the Townes and Places to which they Travelled

1619GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 1,250.00
48[Fancan (Francois Dorval-Langlois, Sieur de)

The Favourites Chronicle

1621GBP 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold
49Phayer (Thomas)

A Booke of Presidents, With Additions of Divers, Necessary Instruments

1621GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 1,375.00
50Howson (John)

Certaine Sermons Made in Oxford, Anno Dom. 1616

1622GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 875.00
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