Lot 59. CICERONE, Marco Tullio (106 A.C.-43 A.C.) - Officiorum libri tres summa cura nuper emendati. Venice: Officina Venturini Rosinello, 1542.

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Auction date: 26.01.2021   10:30 UTC +01:00
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Lot 59 | CICERONE, Marco Tullio (106 A.C.-43 A.C.) - Officiorum libri tres summa cura nuper emendati. Venice: Officina Venturini Rosinello, 1542.
CICERONE, Marco Tullio (106 A.C.-43 A.C.) - Officiorum libri tres summa cura nuper emendati. Venice: Officina Venturini Rosinello, 1542.

Finely printed edition of this philosophical treatise by Cicero divided into three books, where his conception of the rules of behavior and moral duties that every man must follow as a member of the state is exposed.

Folio (300 x 215mm). Title with printer's device depicting a man holding a turtle and a bird, woodcut illustrations in text and engraved initials (occasional slight browning, upper margins of the final leaves with some dampstaining, slight soiling). 18th-19th-century vellum, gilt title on spine label, blue edges, preserved in an elegant modern paper box.

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