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Lot nr:973
Book nr:35681
Author:DIONYSIUS Halicarnassensis
Title:Antiquitatum sive originum Romanarum libri X. + Chronologia
Town:Basel
Publisher:Froben
Year:1532 (mense martio)
Description:In-folio, [8] + 539 + [40] + [32] pp. Tear without loss repaired in p. 233. Modern binding in half leather, marbled boards
Note:Ref. Adams D-629 ; VD16 D 1970.
Edited by Henricus Glareanus, authorative translation from Greek to Latin by Lampo (or Lampugnino) Birago (died 1472). Glareanus (1488-1563) was a lifelong friend of Erasmus.
Dionysius' was born c. 60 BC and died after 7 BC. His major work, entitled ''Roman Antiquities'', embraced the history of Rome from the mythical period to the beginning of the First Punic War
Price:€600 - €700
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