London, South Kensington
18 November 2003
VALERIUS MAXIMUS (c.20 B.C.-c.50 A.D.). Facta et dicta memorabilia. Venice: Bernardinus Benalius, 9 November 1488.
Chancery 2° (296 x 200mm). Roman and a little Greek type. Initial spaces with guide-letter, with the initial blank. (Browned and waterstained to a greater or lesser extent throughout, tear in inner margin of b7.) 17th-century limp vellum (slightly worn and cockled).
HC 15790; BMC V, 372; Goff V-38.
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