Auction 443 / Lot n° 119

DELLA CASA, Giovanni (1503-1556) - Opere. Venice: Napoli, 1733. A fine copy in contemporary vellum of this 18th-century edition which includes the author's famous text, Il Galateo. 6 volumes, 4to (239 x 182mm). Half-title in vol. I as issued, additional engraved title with author's portrait, engraved vignettes on titles, initials and headpieces either woodcut or engraved (light waterstain to bottom edges, occasional spotting and very occasional browning, without final blank in vol. III). Contemporary vellum (lightly rubbed and a few stains). Leaf 3B bound by mistake at the end of vol. III instead of vol. V. (6)

Auction: 22 January 2018 at 15:00

Estimate 200 - 300€

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