Auction 408 / Lot n° 2394

QUINTILIANO, Marco Fabio (35-100 D.C:) - Institutionum Oratoriarum libri duodecim. Lyon: Gryphus, 1531. [Bound with:] VALLA, Lorenzo (1407-1457) - De Latina elegantia libri VI. De Reciprocatione sui et suus lib. I. In Antonium Raudensem notarum lib. I. In Poggium florentinum Apologeticus et scenicus actus admodum festivus et facetus. Parigi: [s.e.], 1528. A fine edition in contemporary blindstamped calf of these text by Quintilianus and Valla. 2 works in one volume, the first with 2 parts in one volume, folio (331 x 215mm). Titles within elaborate borders with large woodcut vignettes, woodcut initials. Contemporary blindstamped calf (rebacked preserving original spine, some rubbing and small losses). Provenance: De Ballenciemes (ownership note, genealogical tree and various annotations) - ?Gillier (later ownership note) - Paul Moreau (1829-1891, historian; book label).

Estimate 800.00 - 1,200.00€

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