Edition of El Satyricon by Cayo Petronio Arbitro, enriched with 9 engravings and 2 frontispieces from the 16th century, reproduced from the originals found in the National Library of France. Made by Editor of the Friends of the Circle of the Bibliophile, in 1979 in a wonderful volume. It also contains a critical literary study by Ángeles Cardona de Gibert and a historical study by Francisco Luis Cardona Castro.
Format: in-eighth (13 x 21.3 cm).
Illustrations: 9 engravings and 2 frontispieces.
Cover pages: polychrome.
Pages: 346 pages with illustrations out of pagination.
Paper: 90-gram laid paper watermarked with the Bibliophile’s Circle mark, made “in a round shape” according to ancient methods.
Binding: genuine full lamb leather without sawing, without additions or cuts, two-tone blue.
Stamping: covers and spines sumptuously decorated in fine 22-carat gold. Upper cut gilded in fine gold.
Beautiful edition in high bibliophile numbered and limited to 1,499 copies. Volumes in perfect condition, new, unused.
The publishing project that from 1975 to 1983, under the publishing labels Libros Raros y Antiguos (with 18 titles), Círculo de Amigos de la Historia (with 27 collections and 918 titles) and Editora de los Amigos del Círculo del Bibliofilo (with 157 titles ), represented the most interesting achievement ever made in Bibliophilia. Books with own editions and facsimiles of great quality with bindings that embellish and distinguish any library at very affordable prices.
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