Lot 19
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Juvenalis, Decimus Junius - Nicolas Rigault, ed.

Estimate
1,000 - 1,500 USD
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Description

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Satirarum libri V. Sulpiciae satira. Nova editio. Paris: officina Robert Estienne, 1616

12mo (6 1/4 x 3 3/8 in.; 158 x 85 mm). Woodcut printer's device on title, woodcut headpiece and decorative initial; light dampstain upper portion of a few quires. 19th-century brown morocco, gilt ruled in a panel design, edges gilt; upper hinge cracked and mended, head and foot of spine chipped.

Bound with:
Persius, Aulus Flaccus. Paris: Robert Estienne, 1614



Woodcut printer's device on title, woodcut headpiece and decorative initial.

Provenance

Henri Burton (bookplate, 2 catalogue entries from old auction sales, tipped- and laid-in)

Catalogue Note

With prefatory essay  on Juvenal and notes by the classical scholar Nicolas Rigault (1577-1654).
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