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Epistolarum lib. X (Correspondence)

Paris: Josse Badius and Jean de Roigny, 1533


Balthasar Lydius (1577-1629, Dutch theologian), his inscription on title page "Sum Balthazaris Lydii," and notations in his hand in the text (some dated 1598 and 1599) cited on preliminary leaf facing title; ownership inscription on front pastedown dated 25 Sept [18]35; Sylvester R. Koehler (1837-1900, Curator of Prints at MFA), by whom given to MFA, October 20, 1898.

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler

Panegyricus Traiano dictus


Place of Publication

Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Renouard, Badius, v. 3, pp. 170-71


Overall: 33.3 x 22.6 x 4.5 cm (13 1/8 x 8 7/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with woodcut title border and vignette


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books