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Andreae Alciati Emblematum fontes quatuor : namely, an account of the original collection made at Milan, 1522, and photo-lith fac-similes of the editions, Augsburg 1531, Paris 1534, and Venice 1546 / edited by Henry Green ; with a sketch of Alciat's life and bibliograpical observations respecting the early reprints.

  • Alciati, Andrea, 1492-1550.
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Manchester : Pub. for the Holbein Society by A. Brothers, 1870.

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[iii]-vi, 2 unnumbered pages, 38 pages, 1 leaf, 49 leaves, 119 pages, 1 unnumbered page, 54 leaves : illustrations ; 23 x 18 cm.


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Facsimile of Augsburg ed. followed by "Titles, &c., of editions of Alciat's Emblem's: printed by H. Steyner, of Augsburg, 1531-1534"; facsimile of Paris ed. followed by "Titles &c. of editions of Alciat's Emblems: printed by C. Wechel, Paris, 1534-1542"
Copy 1 Note: Ex libris William Morris, with his book-plate


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