Auction 458 / Lot n° 123

OMERO - Homerou Hymnos eis ten Demetran. Parma: Giambattista Bodoni, 1805. Uncut copy of this renown Bodoni edition. Very likely one of 4 copies on Anonnay paper as it is noted in the book. Brooks 956: “Magnificamente stampato tanto le versione italiana, quanto il testo greco”. 2 parts in one volume, folio (558 x 385mm). (Occasional light spotting and soiling). Contemporary quarter calf decorated in gilt, panels in red cloth (some rubbing and staining, joints starting).

Auction: 24 September 2019 at 15:00

Estimate € 500 - 800

Sold € 1,100