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Mundi Lapis Lydias sive Vanitas per Veritate Falsi Accusata & Convicta

Author:
Anthoni A. Burgundia (Flemish, 17th century)
Printer:
The widow of J. Cnobbaert , Antwerp
Engraver:
Jacques Van Merlen (Flemish, Antwerp 1616–1682 Paris)
Designer:
After Abraham van Diepenbeeck (Flemish, 's Hertogenbosch 1596–1675 Antwerp)
Date:
1639
Medium:
Engraving, woodcut
Dimensions:
Overall: 8 1/16 x 5 7/8 in. (20.5 x 15 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1964
Accession Number:
64.613.2
Not on view
Inscription: In ink on first title at bottom, crossed out. In ink on half title, "Ex libris Henriei Felsch/ Canonici Duffeldorien...(?)"

Marking: Armorial bookplate pasted inside front cover "Nordkirchen". Printer's mark of the wife of Jean Cnobbaert on p. 79 and p. 107.
Praz II.32, Landwehr 10.37a, Funk 284, DeVries 178, Brunet I.1405, Graesse I.156, Univ.Cat.I.193, Hol.XIV.13.50 (Merlen), Nagler XI.20.10(Pauli), LeBlanc III.154.5-54 (Pauli), Havre 100, #4
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