Galerie Fischer (Lucerne) in association with Ulrico Hoepli (Milan)

Livres à figures provenant des bibliothèques du Prince d’Essling [other title:] Première partie: Italie, Allemagne, Espagne, Suisse, Hollande et Belgique du XVe au XVIIIe siècle (catalogue for an auction conducted by Galerie Fischer of Lucerne and Ulrico Hoepli of Milan, Zunfthaus zur Meise, Zurich, 15-17 May 1939)

Zurich, Galerie Fischer, 1939
(30 cm), (4) 86 (8) pp., 103 leaves of plates (pls.I-CIII, some printed red & black). 300 lots. List of estimates loosely inserted. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - A second sale was conducted by the same auctioneers on 1 September 1942 (Livres rares et précieux provenant des bibliothèques du Prince D’Essling et d’un amateur Suisse: Manuscrits, incunables, reliures, livres a figures du XVIe au XIXe siècle); further books were sold anonymously in a sale conducted by Rauch in Geneva, 2-4 March 1953 (Vente 3: Manuscrits enluminés, incunables, xylographies). ¶ Unidentified exlibris (7 × 4 cm, “Nihil humanum a me alienum pute”). Spine titled in ink. Good copy.