ORATION ON THE DIGNITY OF MAN.

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Lexington: The Anvil Press, 1953. One of 225 copies on Kelmscott paper. Top corner slightly bumped; 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 by Elizabeth Livermore Forbes appeared in her Renaissance Philosophy of Man in 1948. 54 pages Tall quarto. Spledid letterpress work by an important private press fouinded by Victor and Carolyn Hammer. (Item ID: A30-14674)


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