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Cornelius Nepos de Vitis Excellentium Imperatorum. Interpretatione & Notis illus #24918

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Title:Cornelius Nepos de Vitis Excellentium Imperatorum. Interpretatione & Notis illustravit. Nicolaus Courtin, Humanitatis Professor in Universitate Paris. Jussu Christianissimi Regis, In Usum Serenissimi Delphini

Author:Cornelius Nepos [ edited by Nicolaus Courtin ]

Publisher:S. Palmer and J. & B. Sprint



Size:Octavo (over 7-10 inches tall)

Description:Title page, 4 page Preface, 11 page biographical note, 15 unnumbered pages of introduction including chronology, 173 pages, 67 pages of indices, decorations at chapterheads etc, all text in Latin

Binding:Full brown panelled calf with tooled decorations to covers, five raised bands with gilt decoration and title to spine, gilt gauffered edges

Condition:Front cover with front free endpaper and first blank detached, rear gutter open, backstrip chipped and eroded, previous owner's labels to front endpapers, a few contemporary ink notes to verso title page and scattered in text, a worn but serviceable copy with clean text



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