Article number: 119
Upsaliæ, excudebant Stenhammar et Palmblad, [1805-] 1814. 4to. [ii], lxviii, [ii], 530; + [ii], 531-1040; + [iv], 384 pp. Pagination irregular. Engraved vinjette depicting the Gustavianum building on titles.
A copy of the fine-paper state, entirely uncut in original grey wrappers, spines with (later?) printed labels. A little worn, joints starting at head and foot.
Provenance: August Strindberg. From the library which he sold at auction in November 1892, with the ticket reproducing his autograph which was pasted in those books. With a stamp from Quiding’s antiquarian bookshop, Lund. In a recent fitted box.
Strindberg was employed at the Royal Library in Stockholm 1874-1882 and must have acquired this important catalogue of the holdings of Uppsala University Library from a remainder stock.
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