Sale: 348 / Rare Books, Nov. 17./18. 2008 in Hamburg Lot 226

 
Valerius Maximus - Exempla quatuor et viginti. 1514 (12)


226
Valerius Maximus
Exempla quatuor et viginti. 1514 (12)
Estimate:
€ 800 / $ 928
Sold:
€ 1,020 / $ 1.183

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Valerius Maximus, C., (Dictorum et factorum memorabilium libri novem). Exempla quatuor et viginti nuper inventa ante caput de ominibus. With woodcut printer's device on title. Venice, Aldus and A. Torresanus 1514. 17th century vellum. 8vo. 216 numb. ll.
Renouard p. 69, 9. - Aldinen-Slg. Berlin 220. - BM STC, Italian Books p. 708. - Adams V 92. - Dibdin II, 521. - Second Aldus edition, one reprint of the first from 1502. - Last l. with large cut-out (loss of rep. printer's device). Somewhat browned in places, front endpaper with backed defective corner. With fine contemp. marginalia (somewhat trimmed). Ex-libris.
Second edition by Aldus. With woodcut printer's device on title. Contemp. vellum. - Last leaf with large piece cut away (lost of the repeated device). Here and there some browning, front endpaper with corner section (backed). Many tiny marginalia (trimmed). Bookplate.




226
Valerius Maximus
Exempla quatuor et viginti. 1514 (12)
Estimate:
€ 800 / $ 928
Sold:
€ 1,020 / $ 1.183

(incl. 20% surcharge)