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Martialis, Epigrammata, Venice, Aldus, 1501, mottled calf

Estimate:

2,000

to
- 3,000 GBP

Martialis, Epigrammata, Venice, Aldus, 1501, mottled calf

Martialis, Epigrammata, Venice, Aldus, 1501, mottled calf

Estimate:

2,000

to
- 3,000 GBP

Martialis, Marcus Valerius


[Epigrammata]. (Venice: Aldus Manutius, December 1501)


8vo (153 x 89mm.), italic text, with final blank, eighteenth-century mottled calf, flat spine gilt, speckled edges, small tear at head of O2-3 and R2


A CRISP CLEAN COPY of the first Aldine edition of Martial's entertaining poems, one of the first pocket editions of the Classics.


LITERATURE:

Aldo Manuzio tipografo 49; Edit16 36018; Renouard 30/7

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