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Gruter, Janus (Ed.)

Delitiae Italorum, Belgicorum, Gallorum et Germanorum Poetarum. 11 volumes — Frankfurt 1608-1614

2.200 €

Delitiae Italorum, Belgicorum, Gallorum et Germanorum Poetarum. 11 volumes. — Frankfurt, Jonas Rosa, 1608, 1609 & Nicolaus Hoffmann for Jacob Fischer, 1612, 1614.

 

First editions

16mo (118 x 75 mm). Contemporary vellum: 8 vols. bound in Hebrew manuscript leaves, the other three in plain contemporary parchment. Content of 8 vols. browned: „ … exemplaire ordinaires dont le papier est généralement fort mauvais et d’une teinte rousse.“ (Brunet, II, 578)

Provenance: First vol. of Poetae Belgicae with ownership and purchase entry: Emt. Lubeca 1688…

Complete sets of Italy, France and Netherlands, of Germany vols. III and V of VI present. Nearly 13.000 pages of Neolatin poetry.

 

Italy

Delitiae CC. Italorum poetarum, huius superiorisque aevi illustrium. – Frankfurt, Jonas Rosa, 1608. (8) leaves, last blank, 1399 pp., (25) leaves. Wormhole at the beginning, last 100 pages with worming and loss of letters.— Pars altera. Ibd. (8) leaves., last blank, 1481 pp., (26) leaves.

 

France

Delitiae C. poetarum Gallorum huius superiorisque aevi illustrium. Pars I. – Frankfurt, Jonas Rosa, 1609. (8) leaves, last blank, 955 pp., (10) leaves. Wormhole in lower margin.— Pars II. – Ibd. (4) leaves, 1021 pp., (12) leaves. — Pars III. – Ibd. (4) leaves, 1147 pp., (14) leaves. 1 wormhole, 3 wormholes from page 940 to end

 

Netherlands

Delitiae C. poetarum Belgicorum, huius superiorisque aevi illustrium. Pars I. – Frankfurt, Nicolaus Hoffmann für Jacob Fischer, 1614. (8) leaves, 988 pp., (10) leaves. — Pars II. – Ibd. (8) leaves, last blank, 1145 pp., (11) leaves.— Pars III. – Ibd. (8) leaves, last and penultimate blank, 858 pp., (11) leaves.— Pars IV. – Ibd. (2) leaves, 578 pp., (9) leaves. Wormhole from page 453 to end.

 

Germany

Delitiae poetarum Germanorum huius superiorisque aevi illustrium. Pars III. – Frankfurt, Nicolaus Hoffmann für Jacob Fischer, 1612. (4) leaves, 1662 pp., (18) leaves. First half with one wormhole.— Pars V. – Ibd. (4) leaves, 1515 pp., (20) leaves.