"A WORK AS LICENTIOUS AS IT IS ORIGINAL AND ELABORATE"
(OVID) OVIDIUS NASO, Publius. De Arte Amandi et de Remedio Amoris. BOUND WITH: Epistolae Heroides. Venice, July 5, 1494; Jan. 24, 1497. Two volumes bound in one.
Two very scarce and desirable incunable printings of Ovid on the art of love—The Art and Remedy of Love, along with The Heroides—finely printed in Venice by Johannes Tacuinus in 1494 and 1497, the second work with an attractive woodcut-illustrated title page, bound together in one volume. $23,500.