DESCENSUS AVERNO: Fourteen Woodcuts Reproduced from Sebastain Brant's Virgil. Strassburg MDII.

Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1930. First edition thus. Hardcover. Decorative sewn wrappers, 10 x 6.5 inches, unpaginated; frontispiece with captioned tissue guard and [10] pp text followed by 13 full-page reproductions each with facing page of descriptive text on doubled leaves. Spine foot bumped, covers slightly faded, else near fine. Very good. Item #21718

A selection of 14 woodcuts from Brant's the 214 illustrations in the 1502 Strassburg edition Virgil.

Price: $40.00

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