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1515 Tibullus, Catullus, & Propertius ALDINE Roman Poetry ROME Aldus

Gaius Valerius Catullus; Sextus Propertius; Tibullus.; Hieronymus Avancius; Aldo Manuzio

Published by Venetiis in aedibus Aldi, et Andreae soceri 1515 mense martio (2nd Aldine ed!), 1515
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
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1515 Tibullus, Catullus, & Propertius ALDINE Roman Poetry ROME Aldus Extremely Rare 2nd Aldus ed / compare @$6,500+ Aldine Press was the printing office started by Aldus Manutius in 1494 in Venice, from which were issued the celebrated Aldine editions of the classics (Latin and Greek masterpieces plus a few more modern works). The Aldine Press is famous in the history of typography, among other things, for the introduction of italics. The press was the first to issue printed books in the small octavo size, similar to that of a modern paperback, and like that intended for portability and ease of reading. The press issued 127 editions during the lifetime of Aldus. The press was continued after Aldus’s death in 1515 by his wife and her father until his son Paolo (1512–1574) took over. His grandson Aldo then ran the firm until his death in 1597. Due to the firm’s commercial success many pirated editions were also produced in Lyons and elsewhere. Today, antique books printed by the Aldine Press in Venice are referred to as Aldines - I find only one example of this extremely rare 2nd Aldine edition for sale elsewhere at $6,500 Main author: Gaius Valerius Catullus; Sextus Propertius; Tibullus.; Hieronymus Avancius; Aldo Manuzio Title: Catullus. Tibullus. Propertius Published: Venetiis in aedibus Aldi, et Andreae soceri 1515 mense martio (2nd Aldine ed!) Language: Latin FREE SHIPPING WORLDWIDE Wear: wear as seen in photos Binding: tight and secure vellum binding Pages: complete with all 148+2 leaves (twice as many pages by modern pagination methods); plus indexes, prefaces, and such; Publisher: Venetiis in aedibus Aldi, et Andreae soceri 1515 mense martio (2nd Aldine ed!) Size: ~6.75in X 4in (17cm x 10cm) Photos available upon request. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-12377970023

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Title: 1515 Tibullus, Catullus, & Propertius ALDINE...

Publisher: Venetiis in aedibus Aldi, et Andreae soceri 1515 mense martio (2nd Aldine ed!)

Publication Date: 1515

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Near Fine

Edition: 2nd Edition

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