Sale: 348 / Rare Books, Nov. 17./18. 2008 in Hamburg Lot 196

 
Titus Livius - Pata vini. 1543


 
196
Titus Livius
Pata vini. 1543
Estimate:
€ 350 / $ 417
Sold:
€ 876 / $ 1.042

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Livius, T., Latinae historiae pricipis decades tres cum dimidia ... Beati Rhenani & Sigismundi Gelenii adiunctae annotationes. Addita est Chronologia Henrici Glareani ... With 6 woodcut printer's devices (partly rep) and several figurative woodcut initials. Basel, J. Herwagen 1543. Contemp. pigskin over wooden boards, richly blind- and rollstamped and 2 brass clasps. Folio.
VD 16, L 2097. - BM STC, German Books p. 521. - Adams L 1333. - Fine Basel edition, with an introductory letter by Erasmus. - Collation: 2 ll., 65 pp., 3 ll., 244, 243, 211, 91 pp., 20, 28, 20 ll. - With partly rebackedtrace of damp in the tail margin at the beginning, 18 ll. with marginal defects and somewhat stained, slightly waterstained in places. Binding partly mended, endpapers renewed.
Finely printed Basle edition with preface by Erasmus. With 6 wooducut printer's devices (rep.) and some fig. woodcut initials. Contemp. pigskin over wooden boards with blind-tooling and 2 brass-clasps. - At beginning with dampstaining to foot of page (partly backed), 18 lleaves with marginal defects and partly stained, here and there slight waterstaining. Binding repaired in places, endpapers renewed.

196
Titus Livius
Pata vini. 1543
Estimate:
€ 350 / $ 417
Sold:
€ 876 / $ 1.042

(incl. 20% surcharge)