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    Sale 5309

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    2 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 126

    MANUTIUS, Paulus (1512-74). Apophthegmatum ex optimis vtriusque linguae scriptoribus libri IIX. Venice: Aldus Manutius the younger, 1577. 16° (121 x 71mm). Woodcut portrait of Aldus the elder on title (title and endpaper nearly detached). 19th-century olive morocco (a trifle marked). Provenance: the Syston Park copy (armorial bookplate). Renouard 224/2.

    Price Realised  

    MANUTIUS, Paulus (1512-74). Apophthegmatum ex optimis vtriusque linguae scriptoribus libri IIX. Venice: Aldus Manutius the younger, 1577. 16° (121 x 71mm). Woodcut portrait of Aldus the elder on title (title and endpaper nearly detached). 19th-century olive morocco (a trifle marked). Provenance: the Syston Park copy (armorial bookplate). Renouard 224/2.


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