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A RARE SIXTEENTH CENTURY EDITION OF THIS COLLECTION OF CLASSIC POEMS BY HORACE

Horatius Flaccus, Quintus. Quinti Horatii Flacci Venusini poetae lyrici Poemata omnia, ad castigatissimi cuisque exemplaris fidem quam accuratissime restituta, scholijsque doctissimis illustrate. Lugduni: apud Seb. Gryphium, 1545.

8vo (168x110 mm), modern half vellum binding, paper at boards, handwritten title at spine and at bottom edge; pp. 294, [2].
Xyl. printer's device at title-page and in the end. Xyl. initials.
Biographical notes of the Author at leaves a1v-a3v, written by Pietro Crinito.

Provenance: Handwritten ownership inscriptions at title-page (Joannis Baptiste Blancardi).

References: IT\ICCU\RMLE\047345 (3 copies). OCLC, 41129193 and 21822084.

Condition

Lacks at title-page, repaired and reinforced with a film at its verso. Brownings and spots. Overall, a fair copy.

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[Classics] Horatius, Poemata omnia, 1545

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