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P. Virgilii Maronis Opera (Volume I Only)

by Virgil; Jacobus Emmenessius (Ed.); Pancratius Maasvicius (Ed.); Erythraeus; Antonio Maria Basso

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Published
MDCLXXX (1680)
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
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Lugdunum Batavorum [Leiden] & Amstelodami [Amsterdam], Netherlands: Lugd. Batavorum: Jacobum Hackium | Amstelodami: Abrahamum Wolfgang, Ao., MDCLXXX (1680). First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good +. pp. 704. Thick small 8vo., measuring 5" x 8". Plain contemporary black buckram binding bearing gilt rules, and lettering to the spine (the binder has immaculately preserved the generous margins of this volume). Gorgeous… Read more
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Libri de re Rustica

by Cato (Marcus Porcius), Marcus Tetentius Varro, Junius Moderatus Columella and Rutilius Taurus Palladius

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Published
1533
Edition
Second Aldine Edition
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Venice: Heirs of Aldus and Andrea Torresani, 1533. Second Aldine Edition. Leather Bound. 8vo. 18th century red morocco, gilt lettering and rules, spine in compartments and with green title label, marbled endpapers. Tall copy. Three woodcut printer's device, 16 woodcut diagrams, initial spaces with guide-letter. Some surface creases to spine leather, scuffed at exremities, light age-toning chiefly to first… Read more
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