Auction 443 / Lot n° 101

CAPRARA, Alberto (1627-1691) - Insegnamenti del vivere. Bologna: l'erede di Domenico Barbieri ad instanza di Giovanni Francesco Dauico, 1672. An interesting work with a series of fabels written with the aim of educating the young. 4to (210 x 150mm). Woodcut device on title, 30 engraved plates of which one pasted on top of an errata one, woodcut tailpieces (lacking additional engraved title, plate on C4 with a repaired tear and minor loss, occasional light browning). Near contemporary vellum, title on spine labels. Provenance: B.C. (stamp).

Auction: 22 January 2018 at 15:00

Estimate 300 - 500€