De Varia Historia Libri XIIII
Basel: Johann Oporinus, 1548.
Hardcover (Vellum). Very Good Condition. Item #045359
Later but early vellum, stained but sound. Minor marginal notes in an early hand but quite clean otherwise. 280,pp
Famed for the perfection of his Greek, the Varia Historia was intended as a Greek writing manual, but the anecdotes and quotations are also quite valuable for the otherwise lost material they preserve. The first Greek edition was 1545. First Latin Edition. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Reference; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 045359.
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