Charles Chauncy M.D. F.R.S. Obiit 25.to Dec.ri 1777 Aetatis 68.
Mixed method engraving. 202 x 157mm. 8 x 6¼".
Dr Charles Chauncy (1709-1777) was a physician and antiquary. He formed a valuable collection of books, nearly all in choice condition and in handsome bindings. He was one of the earliest bibliophiles to pay attention to literary manuscripts or presentation copies.
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