Jul 09, 2020 - Sale 2540

Sale 2540 - Lot 281

Price Realized: $ 5,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 5,000 - $ 7,500
RUSCELLI, GIROLAMO. La Geografia di Claudio Tolomeo Alessandrino. / Espositioni et Introduttioni Universali, di Giorolamo Ruscelli Sopra Tutta la Geografia di Tolomeo. / Discorso Universale di M. Gioseppe Moleto Matematico. Three parts in one. Three letterpress title-pages and 64 double-page engraved maps. 8vo, 9 1/4x6 1/2 inches, nice contemporary vellum, possibly a remboitage; light foxing and browning in spots, scattered marginalia, Ptolemaic world map and several others removed from guards and loosely inserted, index foredge trimmed and modified with alphabetical tabs in ink; two additional 16th-century maps by Pietro Bertelli bound in (Italy and Greece). Venice: Vincenzo Valgrisi, 1561