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JUVENALIS, DECIMUS JUNIUS (60-140). [OPERA] VNà CUM AU. PERSIO NUPER RECOGNITI. FLORENCE: HEIRS OF FILIPPO GIUNTA, MAY 1519. 8°. WOODCUT DEVICE ON LAST PAGE, A FEW CONTEMPORARILY COLOURED POINTERS IN THE MARGINS AND SOME UNDERLINING IN YELLOW (SHORT SLIT IN G1, A LITTLE STAINING). 17TH-CENTURY VELLUM (LIGHTLY DISCOLOURED). PROVENANCE: A DELETED 16TH-CENTURY OWNERSHIP INSCRIPTION ON TITLE - L.A. BURD (ARMORIAL BOOKPLATE). ADAMS J774.
STATIUS, PUBLIUS PAPINIUS (?45-96). OPERA QUAE EXTANT, IOH. BERNARTIUS ... RECENSUIT & SCHOLIIS ILLUSTRAUIT. ANTWERP: PLANTIN PRESS, 1595. 2 PARTS IN ONE VOLUME, 8°. WOODCUT DEVICES ON TITLES AND ON PENULTIMATE PAGE OF PART I, WITH THE FINAL APPROBATION LEAF IN PART 2 (TITLE OF PT.I A TRIFLE DUST-SOILED). LATE 19TH-CENTURY JANSENIST BROWN MOROCCO, INNER GILT TURN-INS, GILT EDGES (EXTREMITIES RUBBED). PROVENANCE: AS ABOVE. ADAMS S1677.
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