Tatius Achilles - Dell' Amore di Clitofonte e Leucippe - 1598

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Tatius Achilles - Dell' Amore di Clitofonte e Leucippe - 1598
Histoire, Littérature - Quantité : 1 - Livre

Tatius Achilles
Achille Tazio Alessandrino,
Dell' Amore di Clitofonte e Leucippe
In Fiorenza - 1598 -
Per Filippo Giunti
(8), 238, (24) p.
16 x 10 cm.

Splendid copy of the esteemed Giunti edition, concerning the translation from Greek of the work of
Achilles Tatius.

The author tells the love story between
Clitophon and Leucippe and their adventures, set in an exotic land
like Phoenicia.

" Dopo alcune dozzinali ristampe fatte nel secolo XVI, venne questa,
pregevole "
GAMBA (1179) - GRAESSE I, 13.

Translated from Greek by
Francesco Angelo Coccio.

Achilles Tatius, a Roman novelist of Greek language, probably of Alexandrian origin, was active at the turn of the second and third century AD.

Beautiful, elegant coeval binding in full leather.
Spine with five raised bands with double
red label (title and author)
and green label (publisher and date of print)
framed in a double fillet, and decorations
with probable initials
of the binder (F. C.) at
the bottom; all gilded.
Intact panel, headpieces, capitals and hinges,
in perfect condition.

The interiors are also very well preserved. Crisp and solid sheets.
Text divided into eight books, each
with drop cap at the beginning.
Giunti’s famous brand on the colophon.
Small missing fragments at the corners of the title page
and rare, slight and marginal stains in the text.
Coeval endpapers and original bookmark, well preserved.
Edges slightly sprayed blue.
Collated. Complete.

Informations du lot
Object
Livre
Nombre de livres
1
Sujet
Histoire, Littérature
Auteur/ Illustrateur
Tatius Achilles
Titre du livre
Dell' Amore di Clitofonte e Leucippe
État
Très bon état
Année de publication de l’ouvrage le plus ancien
1598
Édition
Éditions diverses
Langue
Italien
Langue originale
Non
Éditeur
Filippo Giunti
Reliure
Cuir
Nombre de pages
238
Dimensions
16×10 cm
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