L’Histoire des Empereurs Romains, avec leurs portraits en Taille-douce. Escrit en Latin par Suetone, fidelement traduit par Mr. Du Teil. Troisiesme Edition.

  • Suetonius
  • Paris: Chez Estienne Loyson 1670

£300

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Description

12mo, pp. [xii], 495, [1]. Engravings and woodcut illustrations within pagination. Contemporary red morocco, spine divided by raised bands, lettered and tooled in gilt, boards ruled and stamped in gilt, endpapers marbled, all edges gilt. A little foxing. Binding somewhat rubbed and marked, extremities a touch worn. Old ink ownership inscriptions to front flyleaves and bookplate to rear pastedown of Mary Costeker, modern bookplate to front pastedown.

Notes

The third edition of this translation of Suetonius's lives of the Roman emperors, in an attractive binding with early modern female ownership.

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