London, South Kensington
22 September 2000
CURTIUS, Quintus Curtius Rufus. Historiarum libri, Leiden: Elzevir, 1660. 12°, engraved title, folding engraved map and one full-page woodcut, woodcut headpieces and initials (title with brown stain and short tear with very small loss, map repaired on verso, a few light spots), contemporary speckled calf (head of spine chipped, rubbed along joints and extremities). Willems 1257.
With 5 other works, including Francesco Petrarca's Chronica de le vite de pontefici et imperadori Romani (Venice, 1534) and Gaius Valerius Maximus' Dictorum factorum que memorabilium exempla (Lyon, 1532). (6)
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