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Diogenes Laertius [sold]

Περὶ βίων, δογμάτων καὶ ἀποφθεγμάτων … Basel 1533

Διογένους Λαερτίου Περὶ βίων, δογμάτων καὶ ἀποφθεγμάτων τῶν ἐν φιλοσοφία εὐδοκιμησάντων, βιβλία δέκα, νῦν  πρῶτον ἐντυπωθέντα.  

Diogenis Laertij De vitis, decretis, & responsis celebrium philosophorum Libri decem, nun primum excusum. — Basileae anno M D XXXIII. 

(Colophon:) Ἐνετυπώτη ἐν Βασιλεία παρ᾿ ἱερονύμῳ τῶ φρωβενίῳ καὶ νικολάῳ τῶ ἐπισκοπίῳ ἔτει θεογονίας αφλγ. [Basel, Froben and Episcopius, 1533]

Editio princeps

4to (205 x 150 mm). (*)4 a-z A-Z aa-zz AA-CC4: (8), 573, (3) p.

Waterstaining on the very lower margin of some quires, and on the upper outer corner of the last four leaves. Two tiny wormholes on the outer and upper margin of first six leaves.

Contemporary blindstamped pigskin. The outer rol shows the Crucifixion (text: Satisfactio), Abraham/Isaac (text: Fides), the Fall of Man (text: Peccatum), and Resurrection (text: Iustificatio), and is identical with Haebler I 131 3 (Einbanddatenbank: r000318), but without the initials A G in the Crucifixion part. The smaller inner rol shows Luther, Erasmus, Huss, Melanchthon. Provenance: A few old annotations and underlinings. Owner’s stamp and annotations on upper paste-down.

Adams D 481; Hoffmann I2 565; Hieronymus, Griech. Geist … Nr. 309.