Theocritus, Opera, Rome, Callierges, 1516, eighteenth-century red morocco
Theocritus, Opera, Rome, Callierges, 1516, eighteenth-century red morocco
Theocritus, Opera, Rome, Callierges, 1516, eighteenth-century red morocco
Theocritus, Opera, Rome, Callierges, 1516, eighteenth-century red morocco
Theocritus, Opera, Rome, Callierges, 1516, eighteenth-century red morocco
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Theocritus, Opera, Rome, Callierges, 1516, eighteenth-century red morocco

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 GBP

Theocritus, Opera, Rome, Callierges, 1516, eighteenth-century red morocco

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 GBP

Lot Sold:6,875GBP

Lot Details

Description

THEOCRITES

Ειδυλλια, εξ και τριακοντα. Του αυτου επιγραμματα εννεα και δεκα. Rome: Zacharias Callierges and Cornelio Benigno, (15 January 1516)


2 parts in one volume, 8vo (153 x 100mm.), woodcut device on title-page and a different one on final verso, text in Greek, some pages with the text in woodcut surrounds, eighteenth-century red morocco, gilt fillet border, flat spine gilt, gilt edges, modern red morocco-backed folding box, extremities slightly rubbed


LITERATURE:

Edit16 32693


PROVENANCE:

W.J. Dixon, signature at head of title-page; Charles Eliot Goodspeed (1867-1950, Boston bookdealer), bookplate

Condition Report

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


We are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

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Theocritus, Opera, Rome, Callierges, 1516, eighteenth-century red morocco
Theocritus, Opera, Rome, Callierges, 1516, eighteenth-century red morocco
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