Statius, Publius Papinius
356pp, , contemporary full morocco, raised bands, spine in six panels, author in gilt to second panel, remaining panels with gilt decoration, covers with a panel design, inner panel made up of a triple fillet and fleuron corner pieces with a triple fillet border, gilt roll to edges and inner edges, a.e.g., marbled pastedowns.
Chipped to head of spine with loss to the top 20mm or so, corners bumped and worn, extremities rubbed. Lacks the marbled flyleaves to front and rear. Signatures Y and Z are browned, generally lightly browned, otherwise internally fairly clean. Previous owners bookplate to ffep.
Engraved title page