Venice: Sarcinea, 1627.
Early Edition. Hardcover (Vellum). Fair Condition. Item #046442
Contemporary full vellum, a bit soiled but sound and attractive. Lacking the title and pages 5/6, 15/16, 137/138, and 191/192. 75 emblems, various mostly minor faults, with scattered stains and soiling, a few pen notes, a tear without loss on page 7/8, a few tears to corners and margins with loss but not touching emblems, tear to image with no loss on 193, mostly clean and with good images. A reasonable and largely complete copy of a very scarce emblem book modeled after those of Vaenius and Heinsius. 3-4, 7-14, 17-136, 139-190, 193-201, (3) with the colophon and rear endpaper. Size: 16mo . Previous owner's book-plate on endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Myths, Legends & Folklore; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 046442.