PIA DESIDERIA. Hermanno Hugo, Herman Hugo.
PIA DESIDERIA.
PIA DESIDERIA.
PIA DESIDERIA.

PIA DESIDERIA.

Antverpiae; Antwerp: Henricum Aertssens, 1636. 4th Edition. Hardcover. 24mo - over 5 - 5¾" tall. Very good condition. Item #018403

[xxiv] pages of text including an engraved title page and an engraved plate numbered "0," followed by 190 pages of text followed by [ii] pages. Contains 45 engraved emblematic plates after Boece van Bolswert; the engravings are similar but differ from previous editions. Pages 43-44 and pages 71-72 are lacking but otherwise complete with 47 engraved plates. Ten engravings and corresponding text have wormholes repaired near the gutter, not affecting the engravings but affecting the plate numbers and text. The title page is slightly soiled and has scuffing from a name removal. There are a few pages with early marginalia. Period hardcover binding with gilt-stamped leather spine and leather corners; minor shelfwear. Measures 4.25 inches (height). Fourth edition.

Price: $350.00

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