Gaius Plinius Secundus the older - Caii Plynii Secundi Naturalis Hystoriae - 1481

Description
Gaius Plinius Secundus the older - Caii Plynii Secundi Naturalis Hystoriae - 1481
Histoire naturelle, Incunable et premières impressions, Science (général) - Quantité : 1

Caii Plynii Secundi Naturalis hystoriae
Parmae, impressus opera & impensa Andreae Portiliae, 1481

Uncommon incunabulum, consisting of 256 (out of 268) sheets, ten initial white sheets and two white sheets placed before sheet dd2, bound later.

Non-coeval half parchment binding (nineteenth century) with label on the spine, front and back endpaper.

Drop caps handwritten with red and blue ink, large and small.

Book size: approximately 28 x 41 x 6 cm.

In good overall condition. Missing sheets a1-a8 (a1 blank), b1, dd1, ee4, ee6 (blank).
Some coeval handwritten notes on various pages and some underlined words. Defect on bottom right on sheet d2, which does not damage the text. A few slight stains on some pages.
Slightly trimmed pages. Handwritten numbering from page 37 to page 500. Nineteenth-century additions to the white margins of the last two sheets and to sheet c1, which also has a partially restored cut. Small tear at the white bottom margin of sheets b2 and s6.

Informations du lot
Objet
Livre
Nombre de livres
1
Sujet
Histoire naturelle, Incunable et premières impressions, Science (général)
Auteur/ Illustrateur
Gaius Plinius Secundus the older
Titre du livre
Caii Plynii Secundi Naturalis Hystoriae
État
Bon état
Année de publication de l’ouvrage le plus ancien
1481
Langue
Latin
Langue originale
Oui
Éditeur
Andrea Portilia
Reliure
Demi cuir
Nombre de pages
256
Dimensions
28×41 cm
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