Jurisperiti Neapolitani, Genialium Dierum



[000010] Alexandri Ab Alexandro, Jurisperiti Neapolitani, Genialium Dierum, Appelmans, G., Ex Officina Hackiana, Lugduni Batavorum (Leiden), 1673, Reprint, Good. Full Calf, 8vo. Two volumes in four – Volume 1 – [32], 544pp; Volume 2 – 545-1207pp; Volume 3 – 390pp and Volume 4 – 391-756pp, [122].

Later (late-eighteenth century) full-calf, raised bands, spines in six panels, contrasting title / volume labels to second and third panels, volute corner pieces and central lozenge shaped tool to remaining panels, gilt flower head frame to covers, all edges marbled with blue paste endpapers.

Volume one lacks volume label, all volumes chipped to head of spines, minor splits to outer joints of volume one but holding well. Internally some light browning, mainly to edges. Previous owners name to title and first page of text.

Two additional engraved titles by Appelman. Brunet I:167, “edition qui fait partie de la collection Variorum”. In Harwoods list of the best editions. Latin text