Julius Firmicus Maternus and the Aldine Edition of the Scriptores Astronomici Veteres. Carey Bliss.
Julius Firmicus Maternus and the Aldine Edition of the Scriptores Astronomici Veteres.

Julius Firmicus Maternus and the Aldine Edition of the Scriptores Astronomici Veteres. With an original leaf printed by Aldus Manutius at Venice in 1499.

Los Angeles: Kenneth Karmiole, 1981. 9 x 12. 27, (5) pages. The original leaf is laid loose into a folder which is bound into the book, making the leaf easy to remove. Cloth. Spine faded, inconspicuous book label, else fine. Item #14822

This handsome Aldine leaf in Roman type, has paragraph marks in red and blue, and a simple 3-line initial in blue. Worm hole at margin, else fine. One of 164 copies, printed by Patrick Reagh.

Price: $450.00

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