Scarce Selection of Erasmus’ Two Colloquies

Problema et epicureus Des. Erasmi Roterodami recèns adiecta colloquis ab autore, mirè festiui dialogi.

Paris: Excudebat Christianus Wechelus [Chrétien Wechel], sub scuto Basiliensi, in uico Iacobaeo, Anno: M. D. XXXIII [1533]. First edition. Woodcut printer's device on title page and final leaf verso. Papered spine. 30, (2) p. Water stain to upper corners of last four leaves. Contemporary, faint Latin note in ink on the final page. In fine condition.

A rare edition of the last two colloquies of Erasmus, Epicureus (The Epicurean), and Problema (A Problem).

Scarce, we could trace only five copies in institutional holdings (British Library; BNF; Paris, Mazarine; University of Oxford; University of Illinois).


Price: €2,000.00

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