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Lot nr:970
Book nr:33367
Author:CICERO, Marcus Tullius
Title:Familiarum epistolarum Libri XVI
Town:Parisiis
Publisher:apud Ioannem de Roigny (Benedictus Prevotius)
Year:1557 (1556)
Description:In-folio (34 x 21 cm), [44] - 803 - [1 bl.] - [14] - [2 bl.] pp. Woodcut printer's device on title page (of a printing press - Prelum Ascesianum). Ms. ex libris on pastedown, on fly leaf and on title-page. Library stamps on title page. Wormholes in the margins, some small in text also. A few marginal water stains. Contemporary pigskin binding on wooden boards, rich blind-tooling, with bronze clasps
Note:Cf. Adams C-1958, Benedictus Prevotius also printed the same book for Ambrosius Porta (for whom the Privilege was given). Edited by Jean Thierry de Beauvais. Not found in recent auction records
Price:€160 - €200
Sellingprice:€360
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