Auction 458 / Lot n° 12

MELA, Pomponio (fl. 43-50) - Pomponius mela, Iulius Solinus, itinerarium antonini aug., vibius sequester, p. victor. Venice: Aldo Manuzio, 1518. First and only aldine edition of a compilation of ancient Roman writings on geography and cosmography. 6 parts in one volume, 8vo (153 x 96mm). Aldus' anchor on title and at end, with blank q8 (without blank G3, light stains on first leaves). 18th-century boards backed in calf, gilt spine, decorative endpapers, red edges (some rubbing and light worming).

Auction: 24 September 2019 at 15:00

Estimate € 500 - 800

Sold € 550