De humana physiognomonia Joannis Baptistae portae neapolitani libri IIII; qui ab extimis, quae in hominum corporibus conspiciuntur signis, ita eorum naturas, mores et consilia demonstrant, ut intimos animi recessus penetrare Videantur

By: Porta, Giambattista Della

Price: £750.00

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Book measures 7 x 4 3/4 inches. Collation, [14],534,55pp, 85 illustrations within the text, title printed in red and black with woodcut device, woodcut portrait, lacking 1 page of index, and the second portrait of Porta. Bound in full calf. Rebacked retaining the original boards which have been repaired on corners, raised bands, gilt lines, leather title labels. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, 1 page of index becoming loose, some light staining, bound slightly to tight. Pages in good clean condition. A nice copy.

Title: De humana physiognomonia Joannis Baptistae portae neapolitani libri IIII; qui ab extimis, quae in hominum corporibus conspiciuntur signis, ita eorum naturas, mores et consilia demonstrant, ut intimos animi recessus penetrare Videantur

Author Name: Porta, Giambattista Della

Categories: Early Printed Books, Science, Leather Bindings, Antiquarian, History,

Publisher: Hannover, Guilelmus Antonius for Petrus Fischer: 1593

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 097543

Keywords: Physiognomy.