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    Sale 5309

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    2 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 120

    JUVENALIS, Decimus Junius and Aulus PERSIUS Flaccus. [Satyrae]. Venice: Aldine Press, 1535. 8° (150 x 90mm). Woodcut device on title. 19th-century green straight-grained morocco, triple gilt fillet round sides with the Aldine anchor at centre, panels of spine ruled in gilt, gilt edges. Provenance: Fortescue copy sold at Christie's in 1971 (pencilled note on an endpaper). Second Aldine edition. Renouard 113/1 'pas commune'.

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    JUVENALIS, Decimus Junius and Aulus PERSIUS Flaccus. [Satyrae]. Venice: Aldine Press, 1535. 8° (150 x 90mm). Woodcut device on title. 19th-century green straight-grained morocco, triple gilt fillet round sides with the Aldine anchor at centre, panels of spine ruled in gilt, gilt edges. Provenance: Fortescue copy sold at Christie's in 1971 (pencilled note on an endpaper). Second Aldine edition. Renouard 113/1 'pas commune'.


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