Niccolò Machiavelli - opera omnia - 1968

Description
Niccolò Machiavelli - opera omnia - 1968
History, Literature, Politics - Quantity: 11 - With slipcase - Book

Eleven volumes of 29 cm, pp. approximately 5.000 in total., With woodcuts in the text by Italo Zetti. Beautiful luxury binding, full garnet-violet Moroccan leather, spines with raised bands an d gold fillets and titles, plates framed by triple fillet, repeated inside. Golden upper edges, within single hardback slipcases with leather edging. Binding by Giovanni De Stefanis.

Superb edition, conceived for the 500th anniversary of Machiavelli's birth (1469); composed in Dante font. Within 14 years, 500 copies were printed on Magnani watermarked paper. The text is edited by Sergio Bertelli. Volume X contains a detailed critical bibliography of Machiavelli's editions, while the last volume includes an appendix and the exhaustive indexes. Among the most important productions of stamperia Valdonega.


Published from 1968 to 1990.

All volumes belong to copy no. 132.

In good condition, archive label removed on the title page of all volumes; slight excoriation at the bottom of the spine, also due to the removal of the archive label.
The photos are an integral part of the description.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
11
Subject
History, Literature, Politics
Author/ Illustrator
Niccolò Machiavelli
Book Title
opera omnia
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1968
Language
Italian
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Valdonega
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Extras
With slipcase
Number of pages
5222
Dimensions
30.5×25 cm
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 65,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in