Sallust, Opera, Lyon, 1551, contemporary calf gilt with coloured interlacings
Sallust, Opera, Lyon, 1551, contemporary calf gilt with coloured interlacings
Sallust, Opera, Lyon, 1551, contemporary calf gilt with coloured interlacings
Sallust, Opera, Lyon, 1551, contemporary calf gilt with coloured interlacings
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Books from the Library of the Earls of Haddington, lots 105-131

Sallust, Opera, Lyon, 1551, contemporary calf gilt with coloured interlacings

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 GBP

Books from the Library of the Earls of Haddington, lots 105-131

Sallust, Opera, Lyon, 1551, contemporary calf gilt with coloured interlacings

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 GBP

Lot Sold:3,000GBP

Lot Details

Description

Books from the Library of the Earls of Haddington, lots 105-131

SALLUSTIUS CRISPUS, GAIUS

De Lucii Sergii Catilinae conjuratione, ac bello Jugurthino historiae [and other works]. Lyon: Sébastien Gryphe, 1551


16mo (119 x 70mm.), woodcut printer's device on title-page, ruled in red, contemporary French calf gilt with coloured interlacing, flat spine gilt, gilt and gauffered edges, inscription erased from last leaf, joints repaired


A fine period binding, similar in style to some bindings made for Thomas Mahieu.


LITERATURE:

USTC 150814

Condition Report

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


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Sallust, Opera, Lyon, 1551, contemporary calf gilt with coloured interlacings
Books from the Library of the Earls of Haddington, lots 105-131
Sallust, Opera, Lyon, 1551, contemporary calf gilt with coloured interlacings
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