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SPON, Jacob (1647--1685)
[Miscellanea eruditae antiquitatis]
Miscellanea ervditæ antiqvitatis: in qvibvs marmora, statvæ, mvsiva, torevmata, gemmæ, nvmismata, Grvteri, Vrsino, Boissardo, Reinesio, aliisque antiquorum monumentorum collectoribus ignota, & hucusque inedita referuntur ac illustrantur; curâ & studio Iacobi Sponii, ...
Lugduni [i.e. Lyon]: sumptibus auctoris, 1685.
[8], 376, [4] p. : engr. illus. ; 37.0 cm. (2°)

A variant (represented by Soane copy 2) has the title-page imprint reading 'Lvgdvni, Sumptibus Auctoris; Væneunt apud Thomam Amaulry Bibliopolam, viâ Mercatoriâ.' Colophon: Ex typographia Iacobi Faeton.Title-page printed in red and black, with engraved vignette.

Copy Notes Copy 1: Bought from Thomas Boone for 10s. 6d., 24 November 1808. (Spiers Box). Inscribed in pencil on second front free-endpaper Curious plates 10s/6d; erased, 1-11-6; and in ink on verso of first front free-endpaper, no 517. Some marginal marks of emphasis in ink, not by Soane.
Copy 2: 36.5 cm. Variant with additional imprint of Thomas Amaulry. Bought from Thomas Boone for 9s., 5 February 1808. Inscribed in ink on front paste-down 0/9/0, and in pencil on front free-endpaper Neat Copy and bookseller's code +cf.

Binding Copy 1: C18th mottled calf, gilt triple-rule borders, gilt-tooled spine, red morocco spine-labels (second with date), gilt edges.
Copy 2: C17th sprinkled calf, gilt-tooled corner-piece and central lozenge spine compartments.

Reference Number 3345


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