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Petrarch (1304-1374) Two Early Editions.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2891T Location: Boston Date / Time: May 18, 2016 12:00PM


Petrarch (1304-1374) Two Early Editions. Opera di M. Francesco Petrarca, de Rimedi de l'Una et l'Altra Fortuna, Venice: Gabriel Giolito, 1549, thick octavo in contemporary limp parchment, binding detached from textblock, binding and spine linings made from manuscript waste, 6 x 3 3/4 in.
[Together with] Il Petrarca Nuovamente Ristampato, Venice: Nicolo Misserini, 1624, 12mo, in the original paper wraps, textblock detached from covering, 4 1/4 x 2 in. (2)
Estimate $300-500

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M. Francesco Petrarca, Gabriel Giolito