P. Virgilii Maronis Mantuani : doctiss virborum notationibus illustrata opera et industria / I.O. Meyen, Bergizomii Belgae.Language: Latin, Greek, Modern (1453- ) Publication details: Venice : Apud Aldum, MDLXXVI. Description: , 947 p. ; 17 cm. (12°)Other title:
- Virgilius [Spine title]
- Works. 1576
- 22 871
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|Non-Loanable Book||RDS Archives||Archival Material||871 VIR (Browse shelf(Opens below))||Not for loan||000405067|
Printed by Aldo Manuzio the Younger (1547-97) at the Aldine Press, Venice.
Woodcut title page with device of Aldo Manuzio the Younger (1547-97)
Woodcut initals, head-and-tail pieces and marginalia.
Notes by previous owner Robert Tighe on blank opening leaves.
Text chiefly in Latin with some Greek.
Inscription opposite t.p reads, 'Robert Tighe. Bought in London. Willis's Covent Garden 1852'. Tighe Bequest. IeDuRDS
Contemporary pigskin binding. Blind tooled central panel stamp with floral motif. Blind ruled outer board edges with floral motif in each corner. Inner board edges blind tooled. Banded spine with six compartments with blind stamped floral motif in each compartment. Red morocco title label. Marbled endpapers and pastedowns. Red edges. IeDuRDS