Metamorphose libri XV cum notis Th. Farnabii. Publius Ovidius Naso.
Metamorphose libri XV cum notis Th. Farnabii.
Metamorphose libri XV cum notis Th. Farnabii.

Metamorphose libri XV cum notis Th. Farnabii.

Amsterdam: Ioannis Blaeu, 1650. 12mo, pp. 380, [4]; fine engraved title page; a nice copy in later full calf, large gilt supralibros on both covers, gilt-decorated spine in 5 compartments, red morocco label in 1, edges stained red. Printed by the famed map-maker. See Updike, Printing Types, II, pp. 30-33: "The original founder of the printing-house [in 1637], who died the following year, was John Blaeu's art-loving father Willem, who, for a considerable time, had been a pupil of the great astronomer, Tycho Brahe." Item #53211

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