London, South Kensington
16 February 2001
ARISTOTLE. De republica libri VIII, translated by J. Genesius Sepulveda, Paris: apud Vascosanum, 1548. 4°, woodcut initials (occasional light spotting and staining, aii cleanly torn at margin and touching one letter), 18th-century mottled calf, the covers with double gilt-ruled borders, the spine gilt in compartments with tan morocco lettering-piece (extremities rubbed, joints weak), bookplate (1). Adams A1916; BM STC French, p. 29.
With Aristotle's L' Ethica ... ridutta in modo di Parafrasi dal Reverendo M. Antonio Scaino (Rome, 1574).
Both books can be seen amongst the bindings illustrated on the front cover of this catalogue. (2)
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