CLASSIC HISTORY IN WONDERFUL FULL CRUSHED MOROCCO
LIVY (TITUS LIVIUS) Titti Livii ~ Historiarum Quod Extat. Cum Perpetuis Gronovii et Variorum Notis.
Amsterdam: Elzevir ( Apud Ludovicum & Danielem Elzevirios), 1665
3 volume set, 7.75 inches tall. A wonderful set in a full crushed morocco, unsigned but possibly by Clarke at the beginning of the 19th century. With gilt raised bands, superb gilt floral tooling to the panels. Gilt rolls, fillets and corner tools frame the boards. Fine engraved frontispiece to volume 1. Gilt dentelles and all edges. Sold at Sotheby's in December 1857. A fine set of this work by this great Roman Historian, in the original Latin.