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Lot nr:219
Book nr:33429
Author:AESOPUS
Title:Esopus leben und Fabeln
Town:(Freiburg /Breisgau
Publisher:Staffan Graff
Year:1569)
Description:4to, [12] + 174 lvs. The life and fables of Aesop with fables of Flavius AVIANUS and those of Sebastian BRANT illustrated by Bernhardus KUMPT with hundreds of small woodcuts. Water stains at the end. Incomplete copy, with good facsimile lvs replacing the wanting lvs. (101-109, 111, 122-127, 129-130, 132, 134-135, 143, 151-153, 171-172). Ms. ex libris on title page.
Modern sude binding with blind tooling
Note:Not in Adams. Excessively scarce. Berlin Staatsbibliothek holds a copy (from which the previous owner made the facsimile lvs). First published in 1531 (date in the title vignette)
Price:€800 - €1200
Sellingprice:€800
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