ORATION ON THE DIGNITY OF MAN.

Lexington: The Anvil Press, 1953. Limited to 225 copies on Kelmscott paper. Tip slightly bruised; else, A VERY GOOD or better copy bound in Duna paper over boards by Elizabeth Kner of Chicago. The Latin text is from Eugenio Garin's 1942 edition of "De Hominis Dignitate", and the English translation is by Elizabeth Livermore Forbes, and appeared in her "Renaissance Philosophy of Man" in 1948. 54 pages Small folio. Splendid letterpress work by an important private press founded by Victor and Carolyn Hammer. Item #14674

Price: $195.00

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