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Erasmus (1466-1536) Opus de Conscribendis Epistolis, quod quidam & mendosum, & Mutilum Aediderant, Recognitum ab Autore & Locupletatu[m

$677$550
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3311T Location: Boston Date / Time: November 11, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Erasmus (1466-1536) Opus de Conscribendis Epistolis, quod quidam & mendosum, & Mutilum Aediderant, Recognitum ab Autore & Locupletatu[m]. Strasbourg: Johannes Hervagium, 1524. Octavo, title page printed within woodcut border (ownership inscription trimmed from top and corner margin, not affecting the woodcut), text printed in single column in italic letter throughout; A-Y8, Z7 (lacking Z8 final ?blank), ownership inscription of Henry Pettit dated 1614 on verso of last leaf, contemporary blind-tooled calf, panels trimmed and remounted on replacement boards (worn, becoming decased, boards detached, in need of repair), 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600


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Henry Pettit, Strasbourg