TACITUS (GAIUS CORNELIUS) [Annalium]exacta cura recognitus, 1534, bound with 2 others
Lot 95
TACITUS (GAIUS CORNELIUS) [Annalium] exacta cura recognitus, 1534, bound with 2 others
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TACITUS (GAIUS CORNELIUS)
[Annalium] exacta cura recognitus, old library inscription on title overwritten [Adams T25; Ahmanson-Murphy 270], Venice, Aldus, 1534; ALCIONIO (PIETRO) Legatus de exsilio, with the 2 blank leaves [Adams A633; Ahmanson-Murphy 215], Venice, Aldus, 1522, 2 works in one vol., each with device on title and last page, exceptionally clean and crisp copies, eighteenth century English polished calf, gilt spine with bishop's coat of arms (or, three chevrons gules; motto Veritas vincit; Gloucester?) in third compartment of spine (not in the Toronto database), small repair to head of spine, 8vo
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