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Books, Maps & Ephemera(#175BK) 04/12/2019 10:30 AM GMT Closed

Lot 50 of 217: Grotius, Hugo De Jure Belli Ac Pacis Libri Tres. Amsterdam: Joan Blaeu, 1650. 8vo, archival binding, paper label on spine; pp. [24], 618, [45]; title printed in red and black, floriated initials and decorative tail-pieces. New edition, with annotations by the author. The book which made Grotius famous throughout Europe was first published in 1625. Grotius was living in Paris, having made a daring escape from Dutch prison - where he had fallen foul of intra-Calvinist dispute - in a chest of books

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Sold For:£70
Estimate: £100 - £200

Books, Maps & Ephemera(#175BK)  04/12/2019 10:30 AM GMT  Closed