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

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Tatius Achilles - Dell' Amore di Clitofonte e Leucippe - 1598
Geschiedenis, Literatuur - Aantal: 1 - Boek

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.

Kavelgegevens
Object
Boek
Aantal boeken
1
Onderwerp
Geschiedenis, Literatuur
Auteur/ Illustrator
Tatius Achilles
Boektitel
Dell' Amore di Clitofonte e Leucippe
Staat
Zeer goed
Publicatiejaar oudste item
1598
Druk
Verschillende drukken
Taal
Italiaans
Oorspronkelijke taal
Nee
Uitgever
Filippo Giunti
Band
Leder
Aantal pagina‘s.
238
Afmetingen
16×10 cm
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