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Lot nr:1019
Book nr:30317
Author:ERASMUS, Desiderius (ed.) - SUETONIUS
Title:Omnia quam antehac emendatiora annotationes Des. Erasmi & Egnatij cognitu dignae - Amminiani Marcellini rerum gestarum libri XVII
Town:Basel
Publisher:In officina Frobeniana (per Hieronymium Frobenium et Nicolaum episcopium)
Year:1533, mense Julio
Description:In-f, [44] + 786 + [2 bl] + [84] pp, woodcut printer's device on title page, on p. 545 and on last page, ms. ex libris (Joannes Rosmavino). Margins of title page repaired and of some other lvs of the introduction. Beautiful historiated woodcut initials, marginal annotations. Old calf binding, rebacked
Note:Ref. Adams S-2025 ; Machiels S-634 ; VD16 E3647. Third edition of the Scriptores Historiae Augustae edited and commented by Erasme (1st ed. : 1518) and several scholars including Giovanni Battista Egnazio (1478-1553).
Continuation of Suetone's Lives of the Twelve Caesars , this collection of biographies of Roman emperors would have been composed during the late Antiquity by Aelius Spartianus, Julius Capitolinus, Vulcacius Gallicanus, Aelius Lampridius, Trebellius Pollion and Flavius Vopiscus
Price:€500 - €700
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