Sale: 366 / Rare Books including Marine Art, May 17./18. 2010 in Hamburg Lot 462

 
Alchemie und Okkulta - Schwimmer, Johann Michael, Deliciae Physicae. 1717


 
462
Alchemie und Okkulta
Schwimmer, Johann Michael, Deliciae Physicae. 1717
Estimate:
€ 200 / $ 238
Sold:
€ 216 / $ 257

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Okkulta. - Schwimmer, Joh. M., Deliciae physicae, Das ist, physikalische Ergetzlichkeiten, durch Fragen und Neben-Fragen, zu Nutz und Lust Gelehrten und Ungelehrten .. 3 parts in 1 vol. With 2 engr. frontispieces . Erfurt, Joh. Chr. Stößel 1717. Contemp. calf with label. 8vo. 5 ll., 240 pp., 1 l., pp. 241-812, 26 ll.

Wimmer/L. p. 179. - Cf. Ferchl p. 494; Ferguson II, 354 and Jantz 2300 (other edition). - First released in 1701. - Partly baroque and quaint, partly naive and obscure observations of the influence of the stars on natural occurences, particularly regarding farming and gardening. - Slightly browned in places, title cropped somewhat close. Binding somewhat scraped and scuffed. Engr. armorial bookplate.

462
Alchemie und Okkulta
Schwimmer, Johann Michael, Deliciae Physicae. 1717
Estimate:
€ 200 / $ 238
Sold:
€ 216 / $ 257

(incl. 20% surcharge)