Lot 35

Lipsius (Iustus)

Politicorum sive civilis doctrinae libri sex [bound with] Adversus dialogistam liber de una religione…, [with] Ad libros politicorum breves notes, [and] De constantia libri duo, 4 works in one, first 3 works FIRST EDITIONS, woodcut printer’s device on each title, initials, browning throughout, intermittent spotting or foxing, little water staining, worm training to gutter of last 2 works, faint ownership note in a contemporary hand to title, later half calf, green speckled paper boards, joint tender, rubbed and wormed, [Adams L800, 788 (1591 ed.) and 733; Graesse, IV 220 (only 1590 ed. for I and III work), 4to, F. Raphelengius for Plantin, Leiden, 1589-90.

*** Scarce edition in 4to.

Estimate: £500-£700