Nicasius de Voerda - Enarrationes in Quatuor Libros Institutionum Imperialium - 1572

Description
Nicasius de Voerda - Enarrationes in Quatuor Libros Institutionum Imperialium - 1572
History, Law, Politics - Quantity: 1 - Book

Beautiful copy of the best-known work of the Belgian lawyer Nicasius De Voerda (1440/1492).

Decorated with the large
and extremely rare, folded several times (37 × 27 cm),
”Arbor Omnium Actionum”
(see picture), absent in almost all copies in circulation.

Nicasius De Voerda - Enarrationes in Quatuor Libros Institutionum Imperialium
Venetiis - 1572 -
Apud Iacobum Leoncinum
479, (57) c., (1) c. of folded plates.
15.5 × 11.5 cm.

The arbour contains “De Actionibus Praetoriis” (121 codices) and
“De Actionibus Civilibus” (48 codices), specified in detail
in the last part of the work.
There are also 3 plates, including the illustrated “Arbor”.

Beautiful old parchment,
limp, with squares and laces.
Elegant handwritten title, author and decoration on the spine.
With traces of old manuscript,
faded, on the front cover.

Interior with clean leaves.
Beautiful typographical vignette on the title page
with allegory of Fortuna (woman at sea, sailing in the wind) in a figurative frame. Intact plates.
Numerous old notes on the original endpapers.
Minor wear to the corners of the first plates.
Overall in good condition.
Collected. Complete.

The pictures are part of the description.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
History, Law, Politics
Author/ Illustrator
Nicasius de Voerda
Book Title
Enarrationes in Quatuor Libros Institutionum Imperialium
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1572
Edition
1st Edition
Language
Latin
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Iacobum Leoncinum
Binding/ Material
Vellum
Number of pages
1072
Dimensions
15×11 cm
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