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P Ovidii Nasonis Quae Supersunt Opera Omnia

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P Ovidii Nasonis Quae Supersunt Opera Omnia

by Ovid, [edited by] Joannes Christianus Jahn

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Lipsiae/Leipzig: Sumtibus Frid. Christ. Guil. Vogelii, 1828. Volume I, published in 1828, is entitled Heroides, Amores, Ars Amatoria, Medicamina Faciei et Remedia Amoris; Volume II, published in two parts in 1832, contains Ovid's narrative poem Metamorphoses. In a contemporary binding of polished calf over marbled boards, raised bands, gilt spine lettering. Leather is worn to the corners and boards rubbed; the binding of volume I is cracked and the lower cover detached, but the other two books are firmly bound and very good. Spotting to the end papers and title pages, the text is bright and crisp. Ownership inscription dated 1875 of Francis Pierrepont Barnard, Hon fellow of Pembroke College, Oxford, along with his armorial bookplate. Extra shipping charges may apply to this set. Good plus 1828

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Title
P Ovidii Nasonis Quae Supersunt Opera Omnia
Author
Ovid, [edited by] Joannes Christianus Jahn
Book condition
Used
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1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Sumtibus Frid. Christ. Guil. Vogelii
Place of Publication
Lipsiae/Leipzig
Date published
1828

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raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[more]
bookplate
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former...[more]
calf
Calf or calf hide is a common form of leather binding.  Calf binding is naturally a light brown but there are ways to treat...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
crisp
A term often used to indicate a book's new-like condition. Indicates that the hinges are not loosened. A book described as crisp...[more]
Marbled boards
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cracked
In reference to a hinge or a book's binding, means that the glue which holds the opposing leaves has allowed them to separate,...[more]
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