Antverpia – Origines Antverpiensium 1610
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Ex Officina Plantiniana, Apud Ioannem Moretum , Antwerp , 1610 ; 2 parts in 1 volume, title, 146 pp – 1 f. – Greek title, 24 pp. (text in Greek) – 172 pp. – 3 ff., 4 double page engravings with views of Antwerp buildings and a double page engraved map of the ‘Arx Antwerpiensis’.
The book itself was printed in 1610 and rebound somewhere mid twentieth century. While doing this, the bookbinder cut off a small part of the top of all pages and gilded the edges of the book in red.
Book binding in camel leather with 5 raised bands and title on red background, embossed with goldleaf. 26x18cm.
Ex-libris on inside of front cover: Ex Libris Luc Leytens. Musica est dei donum optimi trahit homines trahit deos truces mollit animos.