Orlando Furioso. ...tutto ricorretto, et di nuove figure adornato. Lodovico ARIOSTO.
Orlando Furioso. ...tutto ricorretto, et di nuove figure adornato.
Orlando Furioso. ...tutto ricorretto, et di nuove figure adornato.

Orlando Furioso. ...tutto ricorretto, et di nuove figure adornato.

Venetia: Appresso Vincenzo Valgrisi, 1566. 8vo, (xxxii), 682 pp. 50 full page woodcuts plus other decorative ornaments in the text, circular armorial bookplate to the fly leaf. William Michael Rossetti's copy, with his signature to the fly leaf, dated 1867, and a brief piece of marginalia in his hand to p. 197. Contemporary speckled calf, rebacked to style in a slightly lighter calf, top of spine recently repaired. One of the founding members of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, Rossetti edited their magazine, The Germ, as well as the first British edition of Walt Whitman and the poetry of his more famous siblings. Originally published in 1516 with the completed version appearing shortly before Ariosto's death in 1533. Item #36816

Price: £900.00

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