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Aesop. Vitae, et Fabellae Aesopi cum interpretatione latina…Gabriae fabellae tres. 1505. First Aldine edition, text of Aesop and Gabrias in Greek and Latin.
Sold for £24,400; $37,600; €28,300

The rich tapestry of Continental Books encompasses early books printed in Greek and Latin, literary and historical works of the 15th to 20th centuries in continental european languages and examples of fine printing and bindings from the same period. It covers a diverse range of worlds; with examples from the dawn of printing to the highest of literary achievements to works on the Occult, Wine, Gardening, Law, Economics, and Erotica to name but a few.

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