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Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

[Stock catalogues, numbered series:] 1-47

Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, 1971-1996
Forty-seven catalogues (24 cm), a fine, complete set of the numbered series, of which nos. 1-38 are bound in three volumes, quarter-morocco (preserving publisher’s pictorial wrappers), and nos. 39-47 are as issued, in the publisher’s pictorial wrappers. - A well-preserved, complete set of Jörg Schäfer’s scholarly catalogues. Schäfer (1935-1997) was apprenticed at Gilhofer & Ranschburg in Lucerne, for whom he wrote their celebrated “Catalogue 50: Erasmus of Rotterdam: a choice collection of seventy valuable editions and translations of Erasmus’ works, supplemented by early portraits” (1970). After his untimely death, his stock was sold by the auctioneers Zisska & Kistner in Munich (Auktion 29: Seltene und wertvolle Bücher aus dem Nachlass von Jörg Schäfer, Munich, 20 May 1997). ¶ Page numerals in lower margin occasionally trimmed by the binder; otherwise fine, unmarked copies.
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Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)
Schäfer, Jörg, 1935-1997
Other names
Falck, Peter, c. 1468-1519
  • This collection contains

  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 1] A select choice of fine Sixteenth Century Books [cover title:] Fine Sixteenth century Books

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1971]
    (24 cm), 32 pp., illustrations (including 4 printed in black & red). 61 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 2] Incunabula : Renaissance, Humanism & Reformation : History of Science and the Mind of Man

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1971]
    (24 cm), 44 pp., illustrations (including 2 printed in red & black, 1 half-tone). Items numbered 62-142; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. - Includes (item 88) a copy of Francesco Giorgio, De harmonia Mundi (Venice 1525) in a remarkable Venetian binding with complex monograms on both covers composed of letters from the author’s name and title (De Marinis, La legatura artistica in Italia, Florence 1960, no. 1954, pl. CCCLIX).
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 3] Renaissance – Humanism : History – Reformation : Including some fine 16th century woodcut books (pages 3-30) : History of Science and the Mind of Man : containing valuable first editions (pages 31-48)

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1971]
    (24 cm), 48 pp., illustrations. Items numbered 143-230; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 4] Woodcut Books : Renaissance – Humanism : Reformation : History of Science and the Mind of Man

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1972]
    (24 cm), 48 pp., illustrations (including 1 printed in red & black). 92 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 5] Illustrated Books (pages 3-11) : Reformation (pages 12-29) : History of Science and the Mind of Man (pages 30-48)

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1972]
    (24 cm), 48 pp., illustrations. Items numbered 93-178; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 6] Fine and interesting books

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1972]
    (24 cm), 36 pp., illustrations. Items numbered 179-243; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 7] Renaissance – Humanism : Reformation : History of Science and the Mind of Man

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1973]
    (24 cm), 48 pp., illustrations (including 2 printed in red & black). 88 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 8] Illustrated Books : Renaissance – Humanism : Reformation : History of Science and the Mind of Man

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1973]
    (24 cm), 56 pp., illustrations (including 1 printed in red & black). Items numbered 89-177; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. - Includes books annotated by the Württemberg humanist Joannes Alexander Brassicanus (Seneca, Opera, Basel 1529) and by Conrad Gesner (John Caius, De medendi methodo libri duo, Basel 1544).
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 9] Illustrated Books : Renaissance – Humanism : Reformation :History of Science and the Mind of Man

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1974]
    (24 cm), 52 pp., illustrations (including 1 printed in red & black). 83 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 10] Fine and interesting books

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1974]
    (24 cm), 52 pp., illustrations (including 4 printed in red and black). Items numbered 84-150; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 11] Fine rare and interesting books

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1974]
    (24 cm), 44 pp., illustrations. Items numbered 151-219; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 12] Fine and interesting books

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1975]
    (24 cm), 48 pp., illustrations. 82 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 13] A Choice of Fine Books

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1975]
    (24 cm), 60 pp., illustrations (including 5 printed in red & black). Items numbered 83-173; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 14] A Choice of fine books and some manuscripts

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1976]
    (24 cm), 48 pp., illustrations. 69 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 15] Fine and Interesting Books

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1976]
    (24 cm), 60 pp., illustrations (including 4 printed in red & black). Items numbered 70-150; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 16] A miscellany of interesting and fine books

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1976]
    (24 cm), 56 pp., illustrations. Items numbered 151-230; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 17] Fine and Interesting Rare Books

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1977]
    (24 cm), 56 pp., illustrations (including 1 printed in red & black). 79 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 18] Fine and Rare Books

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, 1977
    (24 cm), 52 pp., illustrations. Items numbered 80-158; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 19] Fine and Rare Books

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1978]
    (24 cm), 44 pp., illustrations (including 2 printed in red & black). 66 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. - Includes (item 13) a Venetian binding by a binder who worked for Diego Hurtado de Mendoza (on an edition of Quintus Curtius Rufus, 1541).
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 20] Fine, Rare and Interesting Books

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1978]
    (24 cm), 56 pp., illustrations. Items numbered 67-154; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 21] A Miscellany of Interesting and Fine Books

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1979]
    (24 cm), 64 pp., illustrations. 94 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 22] Interesting and Fine Books

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1979]
    (24 cm), 60 pp., illustrations (including 2 printed in red & black). Items numbered 96 [sic]-186; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 23] Renaissance – Humanism : Reformation (pages 3-31) : & History of Science and the Mind of Man (pages 32-55): Some Japanese Books (pages 56-64)

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1980]
    (24 cm), 64 pp., illustrations (including 3 printed in red & black). 95 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 24] Fine Sixteenth-century Books : Preceded by a Group of eight Pamphlets related to Swiss History

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1980]
    (24 cm), 56 pp., illustrations (including 6 printed in red & black). Items numbered 96-179; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 25] Renaissance – Humanism : Reformation. History of Science & the Mind of Man

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1981]
    (24 cm), 64 pp., illustrations. 97 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 26] A Miscellany of Fine and Interesting Sixteenth-century Books

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1981]
    (24 cm), 56 pp., illustrations (including 1 printed in red & black). Items numbered 98-103 Items numbered; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 27] A Selection of Fine Books arranged under Subject Headings

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1982]
    (24 cm), 64 pp., illustrations. 99 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 28] A Miscellany of Interesting and Fine Books

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1983]
    (24 cm), 64 pp., illustrations (including 4 printed in red & black). 92 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 29] A Miscellany of Fine and Interesting Sixteenth-Century Books

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1984?]
    (24 cm), 56 pp., illustrations (including 3 printed in red & black). 70 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 30] A Selection of Fine Books arranged under Subject Headings

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1985?]
    (24 cm), 56 pp., illustrations (including 2 printed in red & black). 83 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 31] Fine Books arranged under Subject Headings : Including a larger Section devoted to Switzerland

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1986?]
    (24 cm), 80 pp., illustrations (including 4 printed in red & black). 98 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. - Includes a volume (item 64) from the library of the Swiss humanist Peter Falck (1468?-1519) in a Freiburg binding (cf. Christie’s, The Helmut N. Friedlaender Library, 23 April 2001, lot 26; Renaud Adam, “Peter Falck c. 1468-1519 et ses livres: retour sur une passion” in Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Geschichte, volume 56, 2006, pp.253-272).
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 32] A Selection of Fine Books arranged under Subject Headings

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1987?]
    (24 cm), 72 pp., illustrations (including 6 printed in two colours). 98 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 33] A Miscellany of Fine and Interesting Books : Arranged under Subject Headings

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1988?]
    (24 cm), 72 pp., illustrations (including 1 printed in red & black). 105 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 34] A Selection of Fine Books Arranged under Subject Headings

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1989]
    (24 cm), 64 pp., illustrations (including 1 printed in red & black). 83 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 35] A Selection of Fine Books arranged under Subject Headings

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, 1990
    (24 cm), 64 pp., illustrations (including 3 printed in red & black). 83 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 36] A Miscellany of Fine and Interesting Books

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1991?]
    (24 cm), 56 pp., illustrations (including 3 printed in red & black). 81 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 37] A Selection of Fine Books arranged under Subject Headings

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, 1991
    (24 cm), 64 pp., illustrations. 74 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. - Includes (item 2) a binding featuring the device of the printer Jérome de Marnef (on two Lyonese editions of Cicero, published by Gryphius 1566 and 1569).
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 38] A Miscellany of Fine and Interesting books arranged under Subject Headings

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1992?]
    (24 cm), 64 (2) pp., illustrations (including 5 printed in red & black). 79 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 39] A Selection of Fine Books arranged under Subject Headings

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1992?]
    (24 cm), 56 pp., illustrations 93 printed in red & black). 81 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. ¶ Fine, unmarked copy.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 40] A Selection of Fine Books arranged under Subject Headings

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1993?]
    (24 cm), 64 pp., illustrations (4 printed in red & black). 91 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 41] A Selection of Fine Books arranged under Subject Headings

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1993?]
    (24 cm), 52 pp., illustrations (2 printed in red & black). 64 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 42] A Selection of Fine Books arranged under Subject Headings

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1994?]
    (24 cm), 56 pp., illustrations (2 printed in red & black). 82 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 43] A Selection of Fine Books arranged under Subject Headings

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1994?]
    (24 cm), 56 pp., illustrations. 64 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 44] A Selection of Fine Books arranged under Subject Headings

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, [1995]
    (24 cm), 56 pp., illustrations (2 printed in red & black). 79 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 45] An Alphabet of New Acquisitions : Including a few "Shelf-Warmers"

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, 1995
    (24 cm), 48 pp., illustrations (including 3 printed in red & black). 67 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. - Includes (item 64) an unusual (Lyonese?) calf binding with a gilt stamp of a galloping horse on covers (on Terentius, Comoediae sex, Heirs of Sebastian Gryphius, 1558).
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 46] A Selection of Interesting and Fine Books

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, 1996
    (24 cm), 48 pp., illustrations (1 printed in red & black). 56 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers.
  • Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat (Zurich)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 47] A Selection of Interesting and Fine Books

    Zurich, Jörg Schäfer Buch- und Kunstantiquariat, 1996
    (24 cm), 56 pp., illustrations. 72 items; priced. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. - This catalogue dated “June 1996” was the last of the series. Inserted is a printed advertisement: “A special catalogue now in preparation: Jan Hus and the Bohemian Heresy: A collection of 90 books, pamphlets & broadsides… This catalogue will be sent only upon request and a contribution to the printing expenses”.
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