Auction 408 / Lot n° 2409

STRABO (c. 64 A.C.-24 D.C.) - Geographicorum lib. XVII. Basel: Johann Walde, 1539. A fine Humanist edition of Strabo, with contributions by Guarino and Gregorio Tifernate (as translators), and Conrad Heresbach and Hieronymus Gemusaeus as editors and commentators. Folio (304 x 205mm). Title within elaborate woodcut border, woodcut historiated initials (lacking B6, blank apart from the printer's device which repeats the one on title, first and final leaves repaired, some waterstaining, browning and worming). Later vellum, spine label, red edges (a wormhole, few scuff marks and soiling). Provenance: Giuseppe Migatti (ownership note).

Auction: 21 November 2017 at 15:00

Estimate 300.00 - 500.00€

Sell price 500.00€