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Lot nr:954
Book nr:32878
Author:LUCILIUS, Gaius - Fr. DOUSA (ed.)
Title:Satyrarum quĉ supersunt reliquĉ
Town:Leiden
Publisher:ex off. Plantiniana Fr. Raphelengij
Year:1597
Description:4to, [24]-139-[1] pp, woodcut printer's device on title page. Pale damp staining on a few lvs. Contemp. vellum binding, soiled, with a gilt stamp 'Society of Writers to the Signet' on both boards
Note:Ref. Adams L-1624; Brunet III, 1216 ; Graesse IV, 286 ; De Feller X p. 416. Editio princeps. Not in Machiels.
Gaius Lucilius (c. 180 - 103/02 BC) was the earliest Roman satirist. He may be called the inventor of poetical satire
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