De Cyri Institutione libri octo. Graeca recognovit… notas H. Stephani, Leunclavii, Ae. Porti & Mureti recensitas & castigatas, Variatium Lectionum delectum, Indicesque necessarios adjunxit Thomas Hutchinson, A.M. Editio Octava.

  • Xenophon
  • Londini [London]: Typis J. Nichols; Impensis W. Ginger [et al] 1782
  • ESTC T139189.

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Description

8vo, pp. 8vo, pp. [iv], 548 + frontispiece map. Title-page in red and black. Contemporary sheep, unlettered spine divided by raised bands, edges sprinkled red. First gatherings a little proud and slightly worn at edges, one leaf with a small piece torn from blank margin, short wormtrail to blank margin of last few leaves. Binding rubbed, worn at extremities, a few strips scraped from rear board.

Notes

The eighth edition of Thomas Hutchinson's reputation-making edition of Xenophon's Cyropaedia, first published in 1727 and reprinted once a decade thereafter. Later editions become harder to find, and ESTC locates just 5 copies of this one (BL, Morrab, NLI, Cornell, Illinois).

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