Apr 08, 2021 - Sale 2563

Sale 2563 - Lot 17

Price Realized: $ 1,170
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 300 - $ 500
Boethius (c. 477-524 CE)
Textus Boetii. [De Consolatione Philosophiae].

[Lyons: Simon Vincent], 1524.

Octavo, A-K8, KK8, L-N8, O4; title page printed in red and black, within frame of typographical ornaments, with small woodcut emblem, illustrated with approximately twenty-five text woodcuts (many repeats); woodcut printer's device on verso of last leaf, headlines cropped, bound in 19th century half leather and marbled paper-covered boards, 5 3/4 x 4 in.

This collection of texts for students includes works by Quintilian, Verulanus, Hubertus Montismoretanus, and a short illustrated treatise on astronomy.

Not in Adams.