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Antique, Collectors Book & Fine Art Sale
Welcome to our Antique, Collectors Fine Art & Book Sale....

Fine Art Works- For paintings and fine art we recommend Aardvark Art Services and they can be contacted on 01253 794673. Email info@aardvarkartservices.com

Books- Packing and shipping service available for certain items, please contact the auction house for further information-

We will only pack and send small, non-fragile items such as individual books or small lots of books.

We will not separate large lots of books, all books purchased will need to be collected in entirety. We will not relist part lots. Alternatively you can pay a fee for disposal of books, that you have purchased, that you do not want

For anything else a mailbox/courier will need to be arranged by yourself. Below are some suggestions to help...

Viewing will be held on Thursday 27th and Friday 28th, 10am-4pm. Viewing is also available on sale day 9am-10.30am. The auction will take place on Saturday 29th January and kick off at 10.30am

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Lot 105

This Historical find is possible unique, a consideration for a museum: Thomas De Kempis MDLXX Possible Only Two Copies Known To Exist.

Translated from Latin to English the title reads:

FROM THE IMITATION OF CHRIST AND THE WORLD
In contempt, four golden books, by the author Thomas de Kempis Genuine, new, and unavoidable readings have now at last been restored; enriched by the preface.
To him was added the book of Blessed Anfelm Can, your father, who is written in the cavern of the Gospel language.
Ephes. V. Be imitators of me, as my dearest son.
Colonials, with Chelinus Maternus. M. D. LXX. The Year 1570.

On the page before the Title Page is a hand Written Index in Latin:

SHOW

always (The a) on meditation Chrish Greson(dot de Coutation Christi

3. Kempis (Tho.a) on the Imitation of Christ 2. Gensen (Jo.) On the Meditation of the Heart f.115.6. 3. Life's Leaves

4. Anselm's Mirror of the Gospel.4.125.

On the inside of the Cover is a small Typed note that reads Out of the books The Rev John COCK, Vicar of St Oswald's Dunelm; Have you been in perpetual motion
He bequeathed

Hand Written on the Title Page:
Bless Will He Provide.

Cover: Leather Shelf Worn, corners frayed, worn and rounded. Binder: with two ridges, in good condition in reference to age. Pages: All intact, non missing, tarnished, Discolouration, surprisingly good condition for age.

Cover: Leather of Its Time, Possible Original.
Binder: Two Ridges, Leather, Good.
Pages: Age Related Ware, A Complete Book..

Estimate: £200 - £300

 

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