Auction 408 / Lot n° 2356

LAURENZI, Giuseppe (n.1583) - Polymathia: sive variae antiquae eruditionis libri sex. Lyon: Lorenzo Anisson, 1666. Second Edition. Enlarged over the first which appeared at Vicenza, 1631, and consisted of only 2 “books.”. Folio (346 x 222mm). Occhiello, title printed in red and black with large woodcut vignette, engraved arms of the dedicatee by Nicolas Auroux, woodcut initials (some wormholes to upper margin of first leaves, occasional light spotting and browning, without final blank). Contemporary vellum, manuscript title on spine.

Auction: 21 November 2017 at 15:00

Estimate € 400 - 600