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McConnell Fine Books

18th & 19th century books.

CLEAN COPY WITH WIDE MARGINS IN UNUSUAL HALF MOROCCO

Amoris Divini Emblemata, Studio Et Aere Othonis Vaeni Concinnata. Antwerp: Ex Officina Plantiniana Balthasar Moretus. 1660

Description

Half morocco, 9.25 inches tall. An extraordinary binding with the morocco spine over speckled calf, with gilt raised bands, dense gilt tooling to the panels and pink edges. Armorial bookplate. A previous owner's name has been obscured by ink at the head of the title page. The single bank leaf has some minor damage. With all 60 engraved plates and title vignette. The text is in Latin, Dutch, French and Spanish.

Price

£1,500.00