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Hypnerotomachia Poliphili

Colonna, Francesco,
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[234] leaves ; woodcuts: illus. f⁰. 33 cm.
Venice, Aldus Manutius, Romanus, Dec. 1499.
Leaf [1a] (t.p.): Hypnerotomachia Poliphili, vbi hvmana omnia non nisi somnivm esse docet ...
Woodcuts on leaves [10b] and [21a] signed: b.
Name of author given in acrostic formed by the first letters of the chapters.
Hain. Repertorium (with Copinger's Supplement) *5501. Gesamtkat. d. Wiegendr., 7223.
White vellum, gold-tooled, gilt edges, with Aldine device stamped in gold on front cover.
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ISTC, ic00767000.
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SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Bookplate of James William Ellsworth.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Stone Typography Collection.
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