Quae extant. Ex editione Danielis Heinsii expressa.

  • Theocritus
  • Glasguae [Glasgow]: In aedibus Academicis excudebant Robertus et Andreas Foulis 1746
  • Gaskell 78; ESTC T138185.

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Description

Foolscap 8vo, pp. [xii], 186, [58]. Contemporary brown calf, boards bordered with a double gilt rule, spine divided by raised bands, compartments with central decorative crosses and circular cornerpieces all gilt, marbled endpapers, edges red. Lightly toned, some spotting. Extremities a touch rubbed, joint ends just slightly cracking, a few marks, label lost from spine. Early MS shelfmark label to front pastedown, modern bookplate to flyleaf.

Notes

Reprinting the edition of Daniel Heinsius, originally published in 1603, including Greek scholia. This is Gaskell's larger foolscap 8vo issue with the Pro Patria watermark.

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