The Private Life of The Romans. Translated from the French of M. D’Arnay, Professor of the Belles Lettres &c. at Lausanne, in Switzerland. The second edition.

  • d'Arnay, [Jean Rudolph]
  • Edinburgh: Printed for A. Donaldson and J. Reid 1764
  • ESTC T61564.


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12mo, pp. vi, [i], 306. Contemporary calf, spine divided by raised bands between gilt rules, red morocco label. Some light spotting, small corner of flyleaf torn away. A bit rubbed, spine darkened and creased, extremities a touch worn. Ownership inscription of Minnie Herbert-Stepney dated 1884 to title-page, pencil ticks in margins.


The scarce second edition (7 copies located in ESTC) of this translated history book, following the more-common first from the same publisher three years prior.

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