ERASMUS (DESIDERIUS) Moriae encomium, 1522
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ERASMUS (DESIDERIUS) Moriae encomium, 1522
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Moriae encomium, first 3 pages within woodcut borders, device on last page, some worming in first 6 gatherings, reducing to a single hole after this, sixteenth century inscriptions of William Hunsdon on title (partly trimmed), pressmark on pastedown possibly Shaftesbury, a crisp copy in seventeenth century English calf, minor wear [Adams E396], 8vo, Basle, Froben, 1522


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