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Theodosius

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Theodosius II, Emperor of the East, Codicis Theodosiani Lib. XVI., woodcut arms to verso of title, woodcut head-pieces, vignettes and historiated initials, water-stained, occasional spotting, contemporary calf, gilt arabesque centre-pieces, rebacked in modern calf, gilt, corners worn, water-stained, [Adams T542], folio, Lyon, Guillaume Rouille,1566.

⁂ Third edition overall and the first to contain books six to eight of this collection of manuscripts from the reign of Theodosius II.

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Theodosius II, Emperor of the East, Codicis Theodosiani Lib. XVI., woodcut arms to verso of title, woodcut head-pieces, vignettes and historiated initials, water-stained, occasional spotting, contemporary calf, gilt arabesque centre-pieces, rebacked in modern calf, gilt, corners worn, water-stained, [Adams T542], folio, Lyon, Guillaume Rouille,1566.

⁂ Third edition overall and the first to contain books six to eight of this collection of manuscripts from the reign of Theodosius II.

Lot 138

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