Palau 288134; Cohen-de Ricci 938; Updike II. pp. 71-73 ("One of the finest volumes produced in any country in the eighteenth-century. The types are superior to Baskerville's in their retention of calligraphic essentials.") " /> SALLUST. La Conjuracion de Catlina y la Guerra de Jugurta. [Madrid: Joaquin Ibarra, 1772]. Engraved title with border by E. Montfort, full-page map of North Africa, medallion portrait and 8 other full-page engraved plates by E.S. Carmona, J. Ballester, F. Assensio and others after M.S. Maella and others, many small engraved illustrations in text, engraved head- or tailpieces by various artists. <I>Folio, contemporary calf, light wear to head of spine, minor worming to head and foot of spine; some minor browning and staining, bookplate, engraved title stamped "GLP".</I> Palau 288134; Cohen-de Ricci 938; Updike II. pp. 71-73 ("One of the finest volumes produced in any country in the eighteenth-century. The types are superior to Baskerville's in their retention of calligraphic essentials.") | Christie's