Altonaviae; Flensburgi: Sumptibus fratrum Korte, 1743. First thus edition. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Very good- condition. Item #007788
[xii], LXII, 776 pages of text, followed by  pages of index and corrigenda. Hardcover vellum binding; spine has mostly perished, but binding remains intact with boards securely attached. Illustrated title page is creased at top corner, and slightly soiled. Contains numerous woodcut initials, as well as many head- and tail-pieces. Text is in Latin. Library stamp on title page, and 19th century donation bookplate showing Rev. W. H. Furness as the donor, possibly with his signature on the bookplate. Mosheim: German Protestant theologian, ecclesiastical historian, and pulpit orator; helped to found the University of Gottingen. Johann Lorenz Mosheim (1694?-1755).