Johan Hubners Conversation Lexicon Dictionary 1757 vellum binding monumental bkBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Johan Huebners Neu-vermhrtes und bessertes Staats-Zeitunfs und Conversations-Lexicon.
Published 1757, Regensburg & Wien (Vienna) by Emrich Felix Baders.
1,280 pages. Index at rear. Text in German. No plates within, just a couple nice wood engravings and an allegorical engraving with an angel.
Period 1/2 vellum binding, marbled covered boards, vellum spine with old hand title written. Text block still sound. Interior contents display a pleasing age patina, largely free of age spotting.
A monumental book of the era.
Book well age worn, binding starting to separate from the text block. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 8 3/4" H x 5 1/2" W.