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  • Tacitus
  • Amstelodami [Amsterdam]: Typis Danielis Elzevirii 1665

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Description

24mo, pp. 624, [24]. Late 19th-century sprinkled calf, boards bordered with a triple gilt rule, spine divided by gilt rules, red morocco label, other compartments with either small central flower tool or infilled with a diaper pattern in gilt, marbled endpapers, edges sprinkled blue and red. Cut a little close by the binder with some headlines shaved (particularly in the index). Extremities rubbed, corners a touch worn, a small spot of insect damage to upper joint.

Notes

The second pocket-format Elzevir edition of Tacitus, a line-for-line reprint of the 1649 first.

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