Auction 408 / Lot n° 2420

VALERIANO, Piero (14771558) - Hieroglyphica, sive de Sacris Aegyptiorum, aliarumque gentium literis commentarii. Venice: Giovanni Antonio e Giacomo De Franceschi, 1604. A later edition of this interesting work on Egyptian antiquities published for the first time in 1556. 3 works in one volume, folio (324 x 219mm). First title in red and black, all titles with large woodcut device, initials, headpieces and numerous emblematic woodcut illustrations (frontispiece reinforced, light staining). Later vellum, spine label (front panel stained). Provenance: Some annotations in red pencil.

Estimate 200.00 - 300.00€

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