Lipsius Iustus - Iusti Lipsi De Cruce Libri Tres - 1606

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Lipsius Iustus - Iusti Lipsi De Cruce Libri Tres - 1606
Philosophy, Religion - Quantity: 1 - Book

Lipsius Iustus
Iusti Lipsi De Cruce Libri Tres
Antuerpiae - 1606 -
Ex Officina Plantiniana -
Apud Ioannem Moretum
96, (8), p. : ill.
26 x 18 cm.

Beautiful edition of "De Cruce..", with elegant layout and numerous illustrations in the text (20),
some of which depict the torture of the crucifixion, with disturbing images of torture.

" In De Cruce, Lipsio espose la terminologica distinzione, da lui inventata, tra crux simplex e crux compacta, e nell' ambito della crux compacta, tra crux decussata, crux commissa e crux immissa ".

Firm, modern half parchment decorated card stock binding.
Title page with the famous brand “Ex Officina Plantiniana”, repeated on the colophon.
Overall very well preserved sheets, including the engravings.
Even browning, at times more accentuated.
The text remains perfectly readable.
Minium sprayed edges.
Old library stamp on the title page.
In good overall
condition.
Collated. Complete.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Philosophy, Religion
Author/ Illustrator
Lipsius Iustus
Book Title
Iusti Lipsi De Cruce Libri Tres
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1606
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
Latin
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Ex Officina Plantiniana
Binding/ Material
Vellum
Number of pages
104
Dimensions
26×18 cm
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