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OPERA VERGILIANA DOCTE & FAMILIARITER EXPOSITA: docte quide[m] Bucolica & Georgica a Servio Donato Mancinello & Probo nuper addito: cum adnotationib[us].
Lyon, printed by J. Sacon (Sachon), 1517.. Beroaldinis Aeneis vero ab ijsde[m] praeter Mancinellum & Probu[m] & ab Augustino Datho in eius principio: opusculoru[m] praeterea q[uae]da[m] ab Domitio Calderino… Date and imprint from colophon of Part I, 1517. Latin text, folio in eights, approximately 315 x 215 mm, 12½ x 8½ inches, 2 parts in 1, LACKING PORTRAIT and TITLE PAGE TO PART I, facsimile title page inserted, abbreviated manuscript title page in red and black, title to Part II is present printed red and black with 4 part architectural border. "Aeneis Vergiliana", 199 of 207 large woodcuts of various sizes, from 120 x 165 mm to 215 x 170 mm (4¾" x 6¼" to 8½" x 6¼"), woodcut initials, text in roman, leaves: (8 of 10), CCV; (8), CCCXXIIII of CCCXXXIIII, collation: †10 (-†1 & 2), a-z, aa-bb8, cc6 (-cc6); ††8, A-Z, AA-QQ8, RR-SS6, TT10 (-TT1-10), in Part I leaf †2 was the portrait, cc6 a blank, SIGNATURE TT LACKING after the end of the Aeneid (see below), LEAF TT10 had the 2nd colophon: "excussit Iacobus Sacon, impensas Ciriacus Hochperg, 1517". In full modern calf, blind decoration to covers, maroon gilt lettered label, new endpapers. 2 armorial bookplates on original endpaper, that of Henry Mere Ormerod (19th cent.) on second original endpaper with a gift inscription to his son in 1868, this is followed by 2 inserted sheets, 1 with notes on the book by George Ormerod, the other with the manuscript title and imprint, an inscription on dedication page (†3), slightly ragged at lower corner plus small chip to the inner margin, 2 corrections to index of Part I, final prelim († … [Click Below for Full Description]
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