Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    [Gustave Dore, illustrator]. Lodovico Ariosto. Arioth's Rasender Roland. Breslau, S. Schottlaender, [n.d., ca. 1880-1881]. First German edition. Approximately 16.75 x 11.75 inches. Two folio volumes. [vi], x, 299, [1, blank]; [iv], [301]-636 pages. With eighty-one full-page plates inserted throughout. Publisher's full red cloth, front covers elaborately stamped in decorative black, gilt, and gray, spine elaborately stamped in black and gilt. Silk endleaves. Bookplates. Despite some very minor rubbing to binding and light soiling to front endleaves in both volumes, these volumes are exceedingly bright and in near fine condition.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    February, 2012
    8th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 441

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $50,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $50,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2021 June 6 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    I don’t often do testimonials but in this case I felt truly obligated to thank Heritage Auctions for the extremely professional job your organization did for me.
    Charlie K.,
    Pittsburgh, PA
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search