Sale: 348 / Rare Books, Nov. 17./18. 2008 in Hamburg Lot 128

 
Appianus Alexandrinus - Appiani Alexandrini romanarum historiarum, 1576.


 
128
Appianus Alexandrinus
Appiani Alexandrini romanarum historiarum, 1576.
Estimate:
€ 200 / $ 232
Sold:
€ 168 / $ 194

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Appianus Alexandrinus, Romanarum historiarum lib. XII. Ex collatione Graecorum exemplarium restituti & emendati. With 2 woodcut printer's devices. Lyon, A. Gryphius 1576. 18th century calf (spine restored). 8vo. 8 ll., 1011 pp., 75 ll.
Adams A 1349. - Graesse I, 169. - Cf. BM STC, French Books p. 21. - Third of four Lyon editions of the Römischen Geschichte [Roman History], in which Appian mainly describes the Roman wars against Hannibal, and the war fought in Spain and Gaul, Africa and the civil wars. - Margins somewhat browned. Corner of front board bumped, front outer joint slightly torn.

128
Appianus Alexandrinus
Appiani Alexandrini romanarum historiarum, 1576.
Estimate:
€ 200 / $ 232
Sold:
€ 168 / $ 194

(incl. 20% surcharge)