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Lot nr:60
Book nr:30371
Author:FRONTINUS, Sextus Julius
Title:De aquaeductibus urbis Romae commentarius... explicatus opera et studio Ioannis Poleni
Town:Padua
Publisher:J. Manfrč
Year:1722
Description:4to, [8], 32, 296, [4] pp, woodcut title vignette, 15 engraved plates, one illustration spanning both pages in the text. Printer's device on last leaf. Ms. ex libris on fly leaf W.R.H. Merriman. A fine copy in contemporary vellum, soiled, all edges gilt
Note:First edition of this magisterial account of Roman aqueducts from early in the Republic up to the time of the Emperor Nerva
Price:€500 - €700
Sellingprice:€600
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