Plato Collected Works 1532 Froben Edition Folio Original Binding Opera For Sale

“Love is born into every human being; it calls back the halves of our original nature together; it tries to make one out of two and heal the wound of human nature.”

Beautiful edition of Plato’s collected work in its original binding.

LARGE FOLIO 35.5 cm.

Plato: Opera Omnia. translated by Marcello Ficino, edited by S. Grynaeus.

Basel: Hieronymus Froben & Nicolaus Episcopius, August 1532. 6 leaves, 959 pages [1]. woodcut printer’s device on title & at end.

Book is guaranteed complete!

Woodcut printer's device on title and verso of final leaf, woodcut initials.

First 6 leaves with needle like wormholes, small wormtunnel p 830-880, some wormholes at the end.

Sixth Edition of the Latin Translation by Marsilio Ficino, the first to contain the careful revisions of distinguished Protestant theologian Simon Grynaeus [1493-1541]. Grynaeus, a friend of Melanchthon and Erasmus.

There are currently two other copies of this edition on ABEBOOKS, 5699 $ and 6150$

You can see a picture of the later one on ABE. That copy is rebacked, in this case the binding, although somewhat rubbed, with one corner damaged is completely orginal and dated 1538.

PLEASE NOTE European customers have to pay 6% upon the final price. FEDEX priority shipping.


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