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    [Featured Lot]. (Florence Estienne) Meric Casaubon. Of Credulity And Incredulity; In things Divine & Spiritual: Wherein, (among other things) A true and faithful account is given Of The Platonick Philosophy, As it hath reference to Christianity: An also the business of Witches and Witchcraft, Aganst a late Writer, fully Argued and Disputed. London: T(homas) N(ewcomb) for Samuel Lownd(e)s, 1670. Krown & Spellman retail: $1750. First Edition Thus. Octavo. A-N8. [4], 28, 25-40, 45-172, 177-208 p. 18th century full spotted calf, nicely rebacked. Gilt and blind rules on covers. Spine banded title in gilt on leather label. Ink signature of "Jane Eliza Simpson, 1693" on front paste-down. Light marginal damp and stains on a few leaves. Very good. From the Krown & Spellman Collection.

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    July, 2015
    9th Thursday
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