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Seneca (Lucius Annaeus) Scenecae Tragoediae, Roman and italic type, title with woodcut printer's device, initial spaces with guide-letter (some initials supplied in later blue ink), errata f., lacking final sig. (E1-4), some early ink marginalia and underlining, some mostly light foxing,ink inscription of Paul Waterhouse to front free endpaper, 19th century blue straight-grain morocco, gilt, spine in compartments, spine faded, rubbed, g.e., [Adams S903; Ahmanson-Murphy 155; Renouard, Alde, 80:4; EDIT 16 CNCE 37581], [Venice], [House of Aldus & Andrea Torresani], [October, 1517] § Manutius (Aldus) Eleganze Insieme Con la Copia della Lingua Toscana e Latina, title with woodcut printer's device, initial spaces with guide-letter, water-stained, 17th century mottled calf, richly gilt spine in compartments, corners worn, rubbed and scuffed, [Not in Adams or Ahmanson-Murphy; Renouard, Alde, 198:7; EDIT 16 CNCE 28249], Venice, [Paulus Manutius], 1565; and a Censorinus, Renouard, Alde, 229:5, v.s. (3)

⁂ Provenance: Paul and Lucy Waterhouse (bookplate).

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Seneca (Lucius Annaeus) Scenecae Tragoediae, Roman and italic type, title with woodcut printer's device, initial spaces with guide-letter (some initials supplied in later blue ink), errata f., lacking final sig. (E1-4), some early ink marginalia and underlining, some mostly light foxing,ink inscription of Paul Waterhouse to front free endpaper, 19th century blue straight-grain morocco, gilt, spine in compartments, spine faded, rubbed, g.e., [Adams S903; Ahmanson-Murphy 155; Renouard, Alde, 80:4; EDIT 16 CNCE 37581], [Venice], [House of Aldus & Andrea Torresani], [October, 1517] § Manutius (Aldus) Eleganze Insieme Con la Copia della Lingua Toscana e Latina, title with woodcut printer's device, initial spaces with guide-letter, water-stained, 17th century mottled calf, richly gilt spine in compartments, corners worn, rubbed and scuffed, [Not in Adams or Ahmanson-Murphy; Renouard, Alde, 198:7; EDIT 16 CNCE 28249], Venice, [Paulus Manutius], 1565; and a Censorinus, Renouard, Alde, 229:5, v.s. (3)

⁂ Provenance: Paul and Lucy Waterhouse (bookplate).

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