Leuven: Joannes Bogardus, 1566.
First Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition. Item #046451
Later but old paneled calf, worn, rebacked, library marks to base of spine, small perforated stamp to title, library bookplate inside front cover, old catalog entry on endpaper, scattered notes in an early hand, small contemporary drawing of a book on the title, browning and soiling at page edges early on and at the end, small tear to last page not touching text, scattered staining, heavier to a few pages early on; clean overall and still about very good. An early issue of the 1st collected Latin edition of the complete works, first published in 1565 and appearing in a few states with either Bogardus or Petrus Zangrius as the publisher. Lacking the portrait (which may have appeared in a small number of copies) as usual. In a clamshell box. (6), 136 leaves. Front and rear blanks intact.
Contains Utopia, History of Richard the Third, and other works. Printed in columns. Brunet III 1892 (stating that Utopia does not appear). Size: Folio. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Literature & Literary; Philosophy. Inventory No: 046451.