[Opera] Cornelius Tacitus Exacta Vura Recognitus et Emendatus: Copiosus Index Rerum, Locorum, et Personarum, de Quibus in His Libris Agitur; Vario Lectio, in Calce Operis Impressa. CORNELIUS TACITUS.

[Opera] Cornelius Tacitus Exacta Vura Recognitus et Emendatus: Copiosus Index Rerum, Locorum, et Personarum, de Quibus in His Libris Agitur; Vario Lectio, in Calce Operis Impressa.

Publisher: (Venetiis: in Aedibus Haerdum Aldi Manutti Romani, et Andreae Asula ni Soceri, 1534.),
Edition: First Aldine edition of the works of Tacitus.
Bibliographical References: Adams, Books Printed on the Continent of Europe 1501-1600, T25; Ahmanson-Murphy Collection 239; Kallendorf & Wells 251.
Condition: Edges very slightly rubbed; a fine copy with wide margins.
Book ID: 27009

Description

8vo, early 20th century dark red full morocco with the Aldine device gilt-stamped on the upper and lower boards, gilt decorated turn-ins, gilt lettering, a.e.g.

Comments

¶ A fine edition of Tacitus' works, printed at the famous press when it was under the stewardship of Aldus' son, Paulus Manutius. Some minor marginalia and what appear to be editorial deletions to the running titles on several pages of "castigationes."

Price: $6,000.00