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Virgil Works of 16th century. VIRGILIO, Publio Marone. L’Opere di Vergilio, cioè la Bucolica, Georgica, & Eneida, Venetia, P. Ugolino, 1593

16mo, 136x85 mm; full vellum binding, title written on the spine. Printer's mark on title page. 24 vignettes within the text, woodcut initials, ornaments. Sign of wear, upper margin trimmed, good copy.
Condition
Elegant Venetian illustrated edition. The works of Virgil are translated in verses loosened by different authors: the Book VII of Eneide is in the famous translation of Joseph Betussi. The beautiful illustrations in the woodcut, posed by the opening of the various songs, illustrate allegorically the contents.
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Virgil Works of 16th century. VIRGILIO. L’Opere...

Estimate €1,000 - €1,200Oct 09, 2018
Starting Price €500
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