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Alexander of Aphrodisias (fl. AD 200) Quaestiones Naturales et Morales et de Fato.

Auction:
3269B
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3269B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 23, 2019 11:00AM

Description:

Alexander of Aphrodisias (fl. AD 200) Quaestiones Naturales et Morales et de Fato. Venice: Hieronymum Scotum, 1549. Folio, large woodcut printer's device to title incorporating a bee's nest in a hollow log, an anchor, the letters "SOS," a feather, and a sprig of laurel, with the slogan, "In Tenebris Fulget," text in roman letter in two columns throughout, bound in later paper boards, likely formerly bound with another title, 12 x 8 1/2 in.

A-K6, L8 (L8 blank & present).
Estimate $600-800


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