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John OGILBY

The Works of Publius Virgilius Maro.

London (Londres), Thomas Warren., 1654
EUR 800,00
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EUR 2.500,00 / 3.000,00
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Description

John OGILBY
The Works of Publius Virgilius Maro.
London (Londres), Thomas Warren., 1654

mm. 410x260 

London (Londres), Thomas Warren.

In folio, mm.410x260. Binding in leather, rebacked. Title and ornaments on the spine. Frontispiece, Title-page, p.6. of dedication, p.586, 101 sumptuous full page etchings on copper by Hollard and Lombart. The map and the author's portrait are missing, some tears and signs of wear and tear, a good specimen.

Condition Report

 Prima edizione. Splendida opera con un ricchissimo apparato iconografico. Le incisioni rese da Hollard e Lombart danno piena espressione ai canti delle opere di Virgilio. 

sun 9 December 2018
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Padova
Exhibition Time: Wednesday 5 December to Saturday 8 December 2018 from 10 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.