Sale: 309 / Rare Books, May 21./22. 2007 in Hamburg Lot 308

 
Terentius Afer, P. - Comoediae sex (1529)


 
308
Terentius Afer, P.
Comoediae sex (1529)
Estimate:
€ 500 / $ 595
Sold:
€ 408 / $ 485

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Terentius (Afer, P.), Comoediae sex, tum ex Donati commentariis, tum ex optimorum, praesertim veterum, exemplarium collatione, diligentius quam unquam antehac, emendatae ... Aelii Donati ... commentarii ... Calphurnii in tertiam comoediam doctissima interpretatio. ... Eorum, quae in comme(n)tariis sparsim annotata sunt, index amplissimus. Mit Holzschnitt-Druckermarke auf dem Titel. Paris, R. Estienne 1529. Ldr. d. Zt. Folio. 8 nn., 182 num., 22 nn. Bll.
Renouard 30,16. - Schreiber 39, Anm. - BM STC, French Books S. 416. - Adams T 322. - Schweiger II, 1057. - Dibdin II, 470. - "Neue Recension bes. des Donatus ... Den Text des Terentius will Stephanus ... nicht wenig verbessert haben" (Schweiger). - "According to Harles, the first edition of 1529 is the rarest, and in great request" (Dibdin). - Stärker wasserrandig, vord. Vorsatz gelöst. Einbd. beschabt, Rücken und Kanten ausgebessert.
With woodcut printer's device. Contemp. calf. - Stronger waterstained, front flying endpaper detached. Binding scraped, spine and edges repaired.

308
Terentius Afer, P.
Comoediae sex (1529)
Estimate:
€ 500 / $ 595
Sold:
€ 408 / $ 485

(incl. 20% surcharge)