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FIRST PART OF THIS RICHLY ILLUSTRATED COLLECTION OF BIOGRAPHIES BY PLUTARCHUS

Plutarchus. Vite di Plutarco Cheroneo de gli huomini illustri greci et romani. Nuouamente tradotte per m. Lodouico Domenichi & altri. Et diligentemente confrontate co' testi greci per m. Lionardo Ghini. Per abbellimento e vaghezza delle quali, oltre a' sommarij del Domenichi, in questa nostra ultima impressione, vi habbiamo inserti gli argomenti & le annotazioni del Sansouino ... Con la vita dell'auttore descritta da Thomaso Porcacchi. [...]. Parte prima. In Venetia: appresso Felice Valgrisio, 1587.

4to (220x164 mm), full vellum binding, handwritten title at spine, gilt edges; pp. [76], 1008. Illustrations.
Xyl. printer's device at title-page.
Xyl. historiated initials, head- and tail-pieces. Portraits of illustrious men in medaillon and surrounded by an architectonic frame.

Provenance: Ink stamped coat of arms at title-page.

References: IT\ICCU\CFIE\004786. OCLC, 797606673.

Condition

Very light use to the binding. Water-stain at last 20 leaves. Some light brownings. Good to very good overall.

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€150.00

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[Biographies] Plutarchus, Uomini illustri 1587 1st part

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