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Epigrammatum by  Vincentius (Ed)  Marcus Valerius); Collesso - First Edition - 1680 - from Temple Rare Books (SKU: 000536)


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by Martialis, M. Valerii (Martial, Marcus Valerius); Collesso, Vincentius (Ed)

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About This Item

Parisiis (Paris): Antonium Cellier, 1680. [28], 793, [3], 59, [1], 168pp. Full vellum, raised bands, spine in seven panels, title in ink to second panel, covers with central arabesque inside a two line panel with fleuron corner pieces inside a double fillet border. Small amount of loss to first panel, some creasing and browning to spine, covers slightly splayed. Internally slightly browned and very lightly dust-stained to edges. Previous owners bookplate to front pastedown and another name to title page. Additional engraved title. Usual attractive Delphin edition. Brunet III:1492, Schweiger 599. First Edition. Full Vellum. Good. 4to.


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Martialis, M. Valerii (Martial, Marcus Valerius); Collesso, Vincentius (Ed)
Book condition
Used - Good
First Edition
Antonium Cellier
Place of Publication
Parisiis (Paris)
Date published
Noisbn, Martial, Epigrammata, Delphin Edition, Ebay

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title page
A page at the front of a book which may contain the title of the book, any subtitles, the authors, contributors, editors, the...[more]
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former...[more]
Vellum is a sheet of specialty prepared skin of lamb, calf, or goat kid used for binding a book or for printing and writing. ...[more]
raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[more]

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