Lot 137: Seneca. Opera Omnia. Elzevir, 1649
05 November 2016
Macon, GA, USALive Auction
Description: Seneca. L. ANNAEI SENECAE PHILOSOPHI OPERA OMNIA. Leiden: Elzevier, 1649. 4 vol. in 12mo. , 552; 718; 442, ; , 429,  pp. Volume one with engraved title and two full-page plates in-text. With several woodcut headpieces and initials throughout. Bound in period full limp vellum with title on labels in gilt. Vellum toned and with light soiling a wear. Early ink markings to one pastedown and one endpaper, former owner bookplates to pastedowns, some occasional light foxing and toning, one marginal closed tear and two marginal corner chips, else clean and with some leaves still unopened, showing little signs of use. A Very Good set of Seneca's works.