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Tasso, Torquato (1544-1595) Il Goffredo, Ovvero Gerusalemme Liberata.

Auction:
3040B
Lot:
476
Sold for:
$584$475

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Tasso, Torquato (1544-1595) Il Goffredo, Ovvero Gerusalemme Liberata. Venice: Groppo, 1760-1761. Two large quarto volumes, illustrated with engraved frontispiece, portrait, vignettes, head and tail pieces, twenty full page plates, and ninety-five text illustrations, bound in contemporary full parchment over boards, volume one rebacked, some stains in text from old pressed flowers, 11 3/4 x 8 1/4 in. (2)
Estimate $500-700

I: a-b6, c4, A-D6, E8, F-X6, Y8, Z6, Aa-Kk4; II: a6, A-Z6, Aa-Gg6.


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Keywords

Film, Giacomo Leonardis, Jerusalem Delivered, Literature, Poetry, Tasso, The Mighty Crusaders, Torquato

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