Pomponius Mela, Opera, Venezia, Aldus, 1518, later calf
Pomponius Mela, Opera, Venezia, Aldus, 1518, later calf
Pomponius Mela, Opera, Venezia, Aldus, 1518, later calf
Pomponius Mela, Opera, Venezia, Aldus, 1518, later calf
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Pomponius Mela, Opera, Venezia, Aldus, 1518, later calf

Estimate: 400 - 600 GBP

Pomponius Mela, Opera, Venezia, Aldus, 1518, later calf

Estimate: 400 - 600 GBP

Lot Details

Description

POMPONIUS MELA AND OTHERS

Pomponius Mela. Iulius Solinus. Itinerarium Antonini Aug. Vibius Sequester. P. Victor de regionibus urbis Romae. Dionysius Afer de situ orbis Prisciano interprete. (Venice: in the house of Aldus and Andrea Torresano, October 1518)


8vo (158 x 95mm.), woodcut Aldine device on title-page, with blank leaves q8 and C3, later mottled calf, spine gilt in compartments, lacking final leaf containing device only, blank margins of title cut out and title-leaf laid down, a3-4 stained, spine chipped at head and foot


LITERATURE:

Edit16 46864; Renouard 1518/6

Condition Report

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


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Important Manuscripts, Continental Books and Music
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