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|Illustration No.||1  |
|Title Supplied||THE SECOND PART OF THE HISTORY OF THE Valorous and witty KNIGHT-ERRANT, Don Quixote of the Mancha|
|Part||Part II, Madrid 1615|
|Chapter||01. Title page|
01.1 Title page engraving
|Color||Black and white|
|Image Dimension||161 x 97|
|Page Dimension||184 x 136|
|Commentary||The image, included as publisher's emblem, is the XCI taken from Georgette Montenay's Cent Emblemes Chrestiens (c. 1571).
A barefoot and beared venerable man (Moses or saint Paul) stands beside an olive tree from which some branches are falling; also the inscription: "NOLI ALTUM SAPERE", reference to "Noli altum sapere, sed time" (Romans XI:20) (Be not lofty, but fear).
The same emblem was used by the Estienne family, printers in Paris.
|Notes||1 - The title page has been cut and pasted on the page.|