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Androuet du Cerceau (Jacques) Leçons de Perspective Positive, first edition, 60 engraved plates, title with early inscription "Dum spira spero" at foot and lightly soiled, engraved bookplate of John Earl of Bute mounted on verso of dedication, a little foxing and staining, mostly marginal, title defective at upper outer corner and tear to plate-mark of plate 56 (both repaired), eighteenth century half calf, rubbed, joints split, spine ends worn, [BAL 95; Berlin Kat. 4699; Fowler 26], folio, Paris, Mamert Patisson, 1576.

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Androuet du Cerceau (Jacques) Leçons de Perspective Positive, first edition, 60 engraved plates, title with early inscription "Dum spira spero" at foot and lightly soiled, engraved bookplate of John Earl of Bute mounted on verso of dedication, a little foxing and staining, mostly marginal, title defective at upper outer corner and tear to plate-mark of plate 56 (both repaired), eighteenth century half calf, rubbed, joints split, spine ends worn, [BAL 95; Berlin Kat. 4699; Fowler 26], folio, Paris, Mamert Patisson, 1576.