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Sweden.- Magnus (Johannes) Gothorum Sueonumque
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Sweden.- Magnus (Johannes) Gothorum Sueonumque Historia, ex Probatis Antiquorum Monumentis Collecta, collation: α8 a-z, A-Z, Aa-Rr8, woodcut printer's device to title, map and illustrations, lacking final f. with printer's device, otherwise blank, some water-staining, occasional spotting, contemporary blind-stamped calf, arabesque centre-pieces within two sets of borders, spine in compartments and with later paper label with ms. title, head of spine and corners worn, a few small worm traces, rubbed, recased, 8vo (180 x 104mm.), Basel, [Widow of] Michael Isengrin, 1558.

⁂ A patriotic blend of folklore and history of the monarchy by this exiled Catholic Archbishop.

Provenance: Maj och Bertil Josephson (ink stamp to front free endpaper); Prof. Eric Stanley (1923-2018) Rawlinson and Bosworth Professorship of Anglo-Saxon, University of Oxford (bookplate to front free endpaper).

Literature: Adams M137; VD 16 M 222.
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Sweden.- Magnus (Johannes) Gothorum Sueonumque

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Feb 10, 2022
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Starting Price £280
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0008: Sweden.- Magnus (Johannes) Gothorum Sueonumque

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Est. £400 - £600Starting Price £280
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Sweden.- Magnus (Johannes) Gothorum Sueonumque Historia, ex Probatis Antiquorum Monumentis Collecta, collation: α8 a-z, A-Z, Aa-Rr8, woodcut printer's device to title, map and illustrations, lacking final f. with printer's device, otherwise blank, some water-staining, occasional spotting, contemporary blind-stamped calf, arabesque centre-pieces within two sets of borders, spine in compartments and with later paper label with ms. title, head of spine and corners worn, a few small worm traces, rubbed, recased, 8vo (180 x 104mm.), Basel, [Widow of] Michael Isengrin, 1558.

⁂ A patriotic blend of folklore and history of the monarchy by this exiled Catholic Archbishop.

Provenance: Maj och Bertil Josephson (ink stamp to front free endpaper); Prof. Eric Stanley (1923-2018) Rawlinson and Bosworth Professorship of Anglo-Saxon, University of Oxford (bookplate to front free endpaper).

Literature: Adams M137; VD 16 M 222.

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