Article number: 2587
Stockholm, tryckt hos Joh. Laur. Horrn, 1720. 24mo.  + 972 +  + 290 pp.
Lacks title-page and second last leaf, one leaf repaired with loss of text to one corner.
Contemporary full calf gilt, leather straps and clasps intact but worn. Inititials stamped in gilt to front cover, “P.A.N.”, ownership inscription on first leaf: “P: A: Norstedt”.
With a wealth of 18th- and 19th-century annotations in ink, one of the things noted is the birth of Carl Norstedt in 1797. He was a son of Per Adolf’s and one of the two sons mentioned in the business name, “P. A. Norstedt & Söner” (one of the foremost Swedish printing and publishing firms).
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