Lot 7: (ALLEN PRESS.) Hyginus, Gaius Julius. The Poeticon Astronomicon.
October 11, 2012
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: (ALLEN PRESS.) Hyginus, Gaius Julius. The Poeticon Astronomicon. Translated into English by Mark Livingston and D. Neel Smith. Printed in orange, blue, and black. 48 woodcut illustrations reproducing those in Ratdolt's edition of 1482; title-page and initials hand-colored. Printed damp on handmade paper by the Barcham Green Mill. 4to, blue slubbed linen pictorially stamped in blue and red; linen slipcase; prospectus leaf laid in. one of 140 unnumbered copies./span Greenbrae, 1985