Epistolarum lib. X (Correspondence)
Panegyricus Traiano dictus
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Renouard, Badius, v. 3, pp. 170-71
Overall: 33.3 x 22.6 x 4.5 cm (13 1/8 x 8 7/8 x 1 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with woodcut title border and vignette
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(Paris: Josse Badius and Jean de Roigny, 1533) Folio; 240 leaves; contemporary blind-stamped brown calf (rust-colored cloth box).
Title-page architectural border surrounding Badius’s printer’s mark, showing a printing press.
Paris: Josse Badius and Jean de Roigny, 1533
Balthasar Lydius (1577-1629, Dutch theologian), his inscription on title page "Sum Balthazaris Lydii," and notations in his hand in the text (some dated 1598 and 1599) cited on preliminary leaf facing title; ownership inscription on front pastedown dated 25 Sept 35; Sylvester R. Koehler (1837-1900, Curator of Prints at MFA), by whom given to MFA, October 20, 1898.
Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler