Alamanni, Opere toscane, Venice, 1542, contemporary brown morocco gilt
 Alamanni, Opere toscane, Venice, 1542, contemporary brown morocco gilt
 Alamanni, Opere toscane, Venice, 1542, contemporary brown morocco gilt
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Alamanni, Opere toscane, Venice, 1542, contemporary brown morocco gilt

Estimate: 600 - 800 GBP

Alamanni, Opere toscane, Venice, 1542, contemporary brown morocco gilt

Estimate: 600 - 800 GBP

Lot Sold:687GBP

Lot Details

Description

ALAMANNI, LUIGI

Opere toscane. Venice: heirs of Lucantonio Giunta (for Peter Schoeffer of Mainz, 1 July) 1542


2 volumes in one, 8vo (158 x 98mm.), woodcut printer's device on title-pages, larger woodcut device on final verso, with final blank leaf, contemporary Italian brown morocco gilt over pasteboard, edges gilt and gauffered, a few small repairs to spine, lower joint cracked at foot, lacking 2 pairs of ties


This compilation of Alamanni's verse was first printed in Lyon in 1532; this reprint still contains his dedication to François I of France.

LITERATURE:

Edit16 600

Condition Report

Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate.


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 Alamanni, Opere toscane, Venice, 1542, contemporary brown morocco gilt
Alamanni, Opere toscane, Venice, 1542, contemporary brown morocco gilt
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