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[Idyllia] [and other texts] by Theocritus; Hesiod - 1495
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[Idyllia] [and other texts]

by Theocritus; Hesiod

Edition: First Aldine edition, and the first complete edition of Theocrit

Book condition: Bound in early 18th-century mottled calf, spine in 7 compartments with citron morocco lettering piece in one and ornamental tool

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[Venice: Aldus Manutius, 1495. First Aldine edition, and the first complete edition of Theocritus (printing 12 of the 30 Idy...
  • Title: [Idyllia] [and other texts]
  • Author: Theocritus; Hesiod
  • Format/binding: Title in Greek and Roman, introduction by Aldus in Latin;, text entirely in Greek. Woodcut decorated initials and floral or stra
  • Book condition: Bound in early 18th-century mottled calf, spine in 7 compartments with citron morocco lettering piece in one and ornamental tool
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Aldine edition, and the first complete edition of Theocrit
  • Publisher: Aldus Manutius
  • Place: [Venice
  • Date published: 1495
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SOLINUS DE MEMORALIBUS MUNDI.

SOLINUS, Caius Julius.:

Venetiis, anno Domini. M. CCCC. LXXXXVIII. die. X. Marci. (1498).. INCUNABULA 1498. Ex library copy, 1 ink stamp only to title page, TEXT IN LATIN. 8vo, approximately 1195 x 140 mm, 7½ x 5½ inches, 46 unnumbered leaves, 92 pages, signatures: a-e8, f6. Capital spaces with guide letters. Fol....

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£2,500.00
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Specimen Pages of Korean Movable Types

McGovern, Melvin

Los Angeles: Dawson's Book Shop, 1966 Limited to 300 copies, of which is one of 205 regular copies. Copies of this book contained various numbers of original specimens, depending upon availability. This copy has two originals, dating from 1795 and 1815. Quarter white buckram over yellow paper bo...

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$3,750.00
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1499 INCUNABLE Italian Renaissance Mantuanus Poems Somnium Sanseverino RARE Baptista Mantuanus was a Carmelite poet whose 15th-century works were influential during the Protestant Reformation. One of his most important poems was his collection of poems dedicated to Robert Sanseverino, an Ita...

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$3,950.00
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1500 1ed Saint Bonaventure Medieval Peter Lombard Sentences Incunable Koberger "To know much and taste nothing-of what use is that?" ― Bonaventure An exceedingly rare printing of Saint Bonaventure's commentary on Peter Lombard's ' Books of Sentences' . Lombard's ' Sentences' was ...

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$3,950.00
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(Florence, Bartolommeo de Libri), circa 1495.. INCUNABULA, circa 1495, ITALIAN TEXT, bound in eights, approximately 200 x 135 mm, 7¾ x 5¼ inches, 24 leaves without pagination, as issued (48 pages), a1-c8, 34 lines, the last 2 words are "senza spirito", then "Finis", capital spaces. Fo.a1: WOOD...

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£3,800.00
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1499 INCUNABLE Martin Luther Reformation Mantuanus Calamitatibus Heretics Heresy Baptista Mantuanus was a Carmelite poet whose 15th-century works were influential during the Protestant Reformation. One of his most important poems was " De suorum temporum calamitatibus " – a work which was...

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$5,500.00
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Strasbourg: Argentinae: Ex officina Martini Flach junioris, 1501. Half leather. Fine. Folio, printed in Strassburg by Martin Flach, 7 February 1501; 161 unnumbered leaves. BINDING: new Gothic hand-sewn oak binding by Arthur Green of Malvern; tawed quarter leather over quarter-sawn oak boa...

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£4,650.00
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Basel: Basel: Impressi ac diligentissime correcti per Michael Furter, 1496. Full leather. Very Good. Quarto, printed by Michael Furter, Basel, 1496, with dated closing colophon. COLLATION: 58 leaves complete; signatures a8, b-f8, h8, i6. TEXT: double column, 48 lines per page with abundant re...

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£4,950.00
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Venice: Gabriel Giolito de Ferrari, 1557. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo. Vellum. Title in gilt on green calf label on spine. [32] 740 p.p. Slightly bumped spine and edges. Some soiling to boards and extremities. Light foxing, some yellow staining to pages. Ex Libris Neathma...

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CA$8,750.00
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DE CIVITATE DEI, THE CITY OF GOD. Commentaries by Thomas Waleys and Nicholas Trivet.

AUGUSTINE (Saint Aurelius, Bishop of Hippo).:

Venice, Bonetus Locatellus for Octavianus Scotus, Klendas [sic] Martias [18 Feb.], 1489.. EX LIBRARY COPY FROM ST. AUGUSTINE'S ABBEY, THEIR BOOK-PLATE TO FIRST PASTEDOWN, NO OTHER LIBRARY MARKS,1489. 4to in 8s, approximately 280 x 210 mm, 11 x 8 inches, 2 line printed title to first and last p...

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£6,900.00