Auction 408 / Lot n° 2372

MOSCHOPULOS Emanuelis (c.1265-1316) - Tou sophotatou kai logiotatou Manouelou tou Moschopoulou Peri schedon. Paris: Robert Estienne, 1545. First edition of this work by the grammar Manuel Moschopoulos and the second book printed by Estienne using the ""grecs u roi"", a Greek character commissioned by Claude Garamond. 4to (242 x 169mm). Titile in Greek and Latin, text in Greek, woodcut printer's device on title, initials and headpieces (tiny wormtrack in margin of z2-z3 and touching a few letters in gathering I, light waterstaining in final leaves). 18th-century vellum (a stain, lower margin rubbed). Provenance: n. 25325 (inscription on title) - Livio Ambrogio (bookplate with Greek motto). The lot is accompanied by an export license.

Estimate 1,500.00 - 2,500.00€

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