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TACITUS.
TACITUS.
TACITUS.
TACITUS.

TACITUS. C. Corneli Taciti Quae exstant opera. Recensuit J.N. Lallemand. Paris (Parisiis), Apud Desaint & Saillant, (...) typis J. Barbou, 1760. 12mo. 3 volumes: XXIV,444; (VI),480; 456 p., 3 frontispieces. Mottled calf. 16 cm (Ref: Schweiger 2,1004: 'L.'s Noten sind von Werth'; Dibdin 2,455: 'one of the most beautiful and correct of all his classics'; Moss 2,645: 'A pleasing and accurate little edition'; Graesse 6/2,10: 'Jolie edition dans laquelle le texte d'Ernesti (of 1752) a ete corrigé à l'aide d'un manuscript de Paris'; Ebert 22175; Brunet 5,636: 'Bon texte') (Details: Backs with 2 shields, and gilt with fleurettes. Edges of the boards and the bookblocks also gilt. Boards with triple fillet gilt borders. Marbled endpapers. The frontispiece of the first volume, designed by Ch. Eisen and executed by L. Lempereur depicts Tacitus in his study; Tacitus looks at a ...

€ 225,00
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TERENTIUS. P. Terentii Comoediae sex elegantissimae, cum Donati commentariis ex optimorum praesertim veterum exemplariorum collatione emendatae, atque scholiis exactissimis, a multis doctis viris illustratae, & nunc denuo a omnibus mendis purgatae. Basel (Basileae), Apud Nicolaum Brylingerum, 1561. 8vo. (XXVI),643,(1 blank) p. Pigskin binding, over wooden boards and dated 1565. 17.5 cm (Ref: VD16 T 456; cf. Schweiger 2,1059; cf. Renouard, Annales de l'imprimerie des Estienne, p. 43, no. 15; cf. Dibdin 2,470 for the Stephanus ed. of 1536) (Details: Contemporary blindstamped pigskin over wooden boards, dated 1565. Back with 3 raised bands, and its 4 compartments have blindstamped floral motives. The boards decorated with a triple blind-rolled frame; the outer frame comprising human figures, alternating with acanthus leaves; the central compartment of the upper board shows the female figure of Justice, who holds a sword and a pair of scales, below her 3 lines ...

€ 980,00
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TERENTIUS.
TERENTIUS.
TERENTIUS.

TERENTIUS. Terentii Comoediae sex. Accurate sanè & diligenter emendatae, annotationibusque Antonii Goueani illustratae. Venice (Venetiis), Apud Christophorum Gryphium, 1579. (Colophon at the end: Venetiis, Apud Christophorum Gryphium, 1579) 8vo. 175,(1 blank) leaves. Soft vellum 16 cm (Ref: Edit 16 CNCE 35035; USTC 858800; Not in Schweiger, Graesse, Ebert or Brunet) (Details: Woodcut printer's device of the Gryphius family on the title, depicting a griffin, which mythological animal symbolizes courage, diligence, watchfulness, and rapidity of execution, used as a pun of the family (of German origin) name Gryph or Greif. From the claws of this creature hangs a big rectangular stone, beneath which is a winged orb. The motto is: 'Virtute duce / comite fortuna', Apart from the preliminary leaves printed completely in italics. A woodcut, the same, at the beginning of each play. This title is rare. KVK (Karlsruher ...

€ 380,00
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TERENTIUS.
TERENTIUS.
TERENTIUS.
TERENTIUS.

TERENTIUS. Pub. Terentii Comoediae sex. Ex recensione Heinsiana. Leiden (Lugd. Batavorum), Ex officina Elzeviriana, 1635. 12mo. (XLVIII),304,(8 index) p., engraved title. Calf. 12 cm An excellent edition, an attractive binding, tasteful typography (Ref: Willems 433; Rahir 425; Berghman 2151; Schweiger 2,1065; Dibdin 2,472/73; Moss 2,671/72: 'one of the most beautiful'; Brunet 5,715/16; Graesse 6/1,59; Ebert 22507) (Details: Nice binding. Back ruled blind, and with 4 raised bands. Boards with blind double and triple fillet borders, and fleurettes. All three edges of the boards gilt. Edges of the bookblock dyed red. Title engraved by Cornelis Cl. Du(y)send, it depicts the Roman general Scipio Africanus in armour, while putting the pilleus, a felt hat, which was given to a slave at his enfranchisement as a sign of freedom, on the head of a half naked woman called 'Venus Afra', at her feet sits Amor. Since ...

€ 300,00
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TERENTIUS.
TERENTIUS.
TERENTIUS.

TERENTIUS. P. Terentii Afri Comoediae sex. Belgica interpretatione, ac notis ad loca difficiliora illustratae. Opera ac studio Henrici Zwaerdecroon. Rotterdam (Rotterdami), Apud Petrum Waesbergium, 1648. Met Privilege voor 15 Iaren. Small 8vo. (VIII, including frontispiece) 607,(1 errata) p. Overlapping vellum 16 cm (Ref: Geerebaert 138,2,11; OiN 362; Schweiger 1082; Cupaiuolo 1312) (Details: Latin text with facing Dutch prose translation. At the end 50 pages with notes in Latin. Engraved frontispiece, executed by M.V.S. This is the Dutch engraver Mathias van Somer (also van Someren, or Sommeren). (See for him: Chr. Kramm, De levens en werken der Hollandsche en Vlaamsche kunstschilders (..), p. 1542) Depicted are 3 female allegoric figures round a pedestal, Veritas armed with a flaming sword, masked Simulatio, and Prudentia, who holds a mirror. In the background a portrait of Terentius within an oval laurel wreath. Zwaerdecroon is spelled on the frontispiece as ...

€ 275,00
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TERENTIUS.
TERENTIUS.
TERENTIUS.

TERENTIUS. De zes comedien van P. Terentius. Verduitst door Henricus Zwaardekroon, rector der Schole, tot Rotterdam. Rotterdam, Gedrukt bij Johannes Naeranus, 1668. 12mo. 498,(6 blank) p. Vellum 12.5 cm (Ref: Geerebaert 138,11,6; OiN 362) (Condition: Binding scuffed, spotted and soiled. Frontispiece removed. Oval stamp on the title. Some worming in the blank upper margin, occasionally nibbling at letters. Paper yellowing) (Note: The late antique grammarian Aelius Donatus (4th century A.D) wrote not only a commentary on the plays of the Roman playwright Publius Terentius Afer, ca. 190-159 B.C., but also a short biography, in which he tells that Terentius was born in the Roman province Africa and that he came as a slave in the houshold of the senator Terentius Lucanus. He adopted his name when he was manumitted. Terentius is the author of 'fabulae palliatae', which means 'plays in Greek cloths'. He adapted Greek plays, ...

€ 200,00
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TERENTIUS.
TERENTIUS.
TERENTIUS.
TERENTIUS.

TERENTIUS. Publii Terentii Comoediae sex, ad optimas editiones nunc demum emendatae. Accedunt notae Joh. Min-Ellii, et index absolutissimus. Utrecht (Ultrajecti), Apud Guillielmum van de Water, 1721. 12mo. (XVI, including the frontispiece),540,(42 index),(2 blank) p. Vellum. 14 cm (Ref: STCN ppn 204865247) (Details: Five thongs laced through the joints. Engraved frontispiece depicting the return of an abandoned child. Woodcut printer's device on the title: a winged angel, or Fama, blowing her horn, she hovers above a city; the motto reads 'Pax artium altrix') (Condition: Vellum age-toned. Terentius written in ink on both boards and on the back. A few small ink marginalia. A faint oval school stamp on the front flyleaf) (Note: The late antique grammarian Aelius Donatus (4th century A.D) wrote not only a commentary on the plays of the Roman playwright Publius Terentius Afer, ca. 190-159 B.C., but also a ...

€ 90,00
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TERENTIUS. P. Terentii Carthaginiensis Afri Comoediae sex. Interpretatione & notis illustravit Nicolaus Camus, Juris Utriusque Doctor, jussu Christianissimi Regis in usum Serenissimi Delphini. Editio prioribus longe emaculatior. London (Londoni), Impensis J. Pote (et alii), 1776. 8vo. (VI),CXXXVIII,288,(80 index) p. Calf 21 cm (Ref: ESTC Citation No. T219687; Schweiger 2,1070; cf Brunet 5,716; Graesse 6/2,59; Ebert 22513; Cupaiuolo no. 946; La collection Ad usum Delphini, vol. 2,51/61; Spoelder p. 644, Middelburg 5) (Details: Prize copy, without the prize. Back ruled gilt. Red morocco shield on the 'second compartment'. Gilt coat of arms of Middelburg on both boards. Title in red & black. Terence's Latin text is surrounded with an easy Latin version and with annotations, and is preceded by 138 pages of 'prolegomena Terentiana') (Condition: Prize removed. Binding slightly rubbed, especially at the ...

€ 220,00
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TERENTIUS.- RUHNKEN,D. Davidis Ruhnkenii in Terentii comoedias dictata. Brunsiano exemplo emendatius multisque partibus integrius ex apographo hamburgensi edita. Cura Ludovici Schopeni. Bonn (Bonnae), Leiden (Lugduni Batavorum), Impensis Ed. Weber, Apud S. et I. Luchtmans, 1825. VI,285 p. Half calf. 20.5 cm (Binding slightly worn)
Book number: 156835 Euro 110.00

Keywords: (Rare Books), Komödie., Latin literature, Terence, Terentius, antike altertum antiquity, comedy, römische Literatur

€ 110,00
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TERTULLIANUS.
TERTULLIANUS.
TERTULLIANUS.

TERTULLIANUS. L'Apologétique et les Prescriptions de Tertullien. Nouvelle édition. Revue & corrigée d'après les Manuscrits, les édtions & différens ouvrages de Tertullien, avec la traduction & des remarques, par M. L'Abbé de Gourcy, vicaire général du Diocèse de Bordeaux, de l'Académie Royale de Nancy. Paris (A Paris), Chez Sorin, Libraire, rue de la Juiverie à côté de l' Église de la Magdeleine, 1780. 12mo. XXXIV,423,6,(1 blank) p. Marbled calf 17.5 cm (Ref: Ebert 22582, cf. Brunet 5,730) (Details: Latin text and French translation. Back gilt, a gilt corn sheaf in 2 'compartments', and a red morocco shield. Endpapers & edges marbled. Woodcut ornament on the title. Excellent paper) (Condition: Small old paper label on the head of spine. Front joint starting to split) (Note: Not much ...

€ 140,00
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THEOCRITUS. Theocriti, Bionis et Moschi carmina bucolica. Graece et Latine. Latino carmine pleraque reddita ab Eobano Hesso, nonnulla a G.E. Higtio subiecit, Graeca ex edd. primis, codd. & aliunde emendavit, variis lectionibus instruxit L.C. Valckenaer. Leiden (Lugduni Batavorum), Apud Abrahamum et Janum Honkoop, 1781. 8vo. (XVIII),567,(1 blank) p., engraved frontispiece. Half calf. 21.5 cm (Ref: STCN ppn 23992424X; Hoffmann p. 3,482; Schweiger 1,311; Didbin 2,492: 'Valckenaer alone has done more for Theocritus than all the previous editors of the poet put together'; Moss 2,693: 'the notes are short and perspicuous, and chiefly critical'; Ebert 22779; Graesse 6/2,115) (Details: Greek text and Latin translation. Back gilt. Marbled endpapers. The frontispiece, by B. de Bakker, depicts a bucolic scene from the first idyll of Theocritus, two chatting shepherds. (Id. 1, 12-14) Engraved coat of arms of the Russian Prince ...

€ 200,00
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THEODORETUS CYRRHENSIS. (Theodoreti Opera Omnia, graece et latine, ex recensione Iac. Sirmondi denuo edidit, Graeca e codd. locupletavit, editiones antiquiores adhibuit, versionem latinam recognovit, et varias lectiones adiecit Io. Ludou. Schulze. Tomos II.) (Title completely in Greek) Halle (En Chalêi têi Magdebourgikêi), En tôi Tupographeiôi tou Orphanotropheiou, Halae Sax.), 1770. 8vo. 2 volumes: (XXIV),1694,(2 blank) p. Half calf. 22 cm 'Biblical exegesis' (Ref: Hofmann 3,494; Graesse 6/2,118; Ebert 22796; Brunet 5,786; not yet in VD18) (Details: Backs with 5 raised bands. Marbled boards. Greek text and Latin translation in 2 columns. Volume two of five) (Condition: Bindings scuffed, backs skilfully repaired and rubbed. One of the shields on the back of the first volume has gone. Corners bumped, boards chafed. Paper foxed and yellowing. Lacking the volume 1 and 3/5) (Note: Theodoretus, ...

€ 90,00
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THUCYDIDES.
THUCYDIDES.
THUCYDIDES.
THUCYDIDES.

THUCYDIDES. Thucydidis Atheniensis Historiae de bello Peloponnesiaco libri octo, e Graeco sermone in Latinam linguam conversi a Vito Winsemio patre, artis medicae Doctore, & Graecae linguae Professore in inclyta Academia Witebergensi. Nunc denuo ad exemplum ab ipso authore ante obitum diligentissime recognitum, recusi & editi. Wittenberg (Witebergae), 1580. 8vo. (XL),848 p. Overlapping vellum. 18 cm (Ref: VD16 T 1123; Hoffmann 3,557. Schweiger 1,328; Graesse 6/2,151; Ebert 22947) (Details: Latin translation only. Short title in ink on the back. Woodcut printer's device of Samuel Selfisch on the title: it depicts Samuel anointing David, behind David lies his harp (Samuel I,16,13); Samuel and David are depicted within a floral festoon, in both upper corners are two putti looking on; at the feet Samuel and David rests a shield with a big S in its centre. Good quality paper.) (Condition: Vellum aged and somewhat soiled. All four ties ...

€ 625,00
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THUCYDIDES. Thucydides over den oorlog der Peloponnesers en Atheners. Vertaald door H. Frieseman. Amsterdam (Te Amsteldam), Bij Pieter den Hengst, 1786. 8vo. 2 volumes: VIII,424; (II),485,(1) p. Contemporary marbled boards. 21 cm (Ref: STCN ppn 177080426; Geerebaert 84,1; OiN 372) (Details: Backs ruled gilt, and with a blue letterpiece in the 'second compartment') (Condition: Binding worn, especially at the extremes. Backs rubbed. Letterpiece on the back of volume 2 slightly damaged. 1 stamp on the first title. 2 stamps on the second title) (Note: This is the first translation into Dutch of the work of the Greek historian Thucydides, 'perhaps the greatest historian who has yet lived, incontestably the greatest in antiquity'. (H.J. Rose, A handbook of Greek literature, London, 1965, p. 302) The translation was made by the Dutch schoolman Hendrik Frieseman, born ca. 1755. Later in life he succeeded in obtaining ...

€ 100,00
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THUCYDIDES.- PAULINUS,F. Praelectiones Marciae, sive Commentaria in Thucydidis Historiam, seu Narrationem de Peste Atheniensium. Ex ore Fabii Paulini Utinens(is), philosophi et medici, in Veneto Gymnasio ad D. Marci Bibliothecam, excepta, et edita. Ad Excellentiss. III. Viros, Veneti, Patavinique Gymnasii. Cum triplici indice; uno Quaestionum, altero Auctorum, tertio rerum memorab. Cum privilegiis. Venice (Venetiis), Apud Juntas, 1603. 4to. (XLIV),600 p. Overlapping vellum 23 cm (Ref: Hoffmann 3,563; Schweiger 1,331; Ebert 22957) (Details: Two thongs laced through the joints. Gilt red morocco letterpiece on the back. Printer's mark of the Giunta family on the title: a fleur-de-lys. Woodcut initials, good paper, fine printing) (Condition: old and small inscription on front pastedown; a bigger one on the front flyleaf. Name and a faint small inkstain on the title. Some very small wormholes near the lower edge, keeping far away from ...

€ 800,00
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TIBULLUS. Albii Tibulli Equitis Rom. Quae exstant, ad fidem veterum membranarum sedulo castigata. Accedunt notae, cum Variar. Lectionum libello, & terni Indices; quorum primus omnes voces Tibullianas complectitur. Amsterdam (Amstelaedami), Ex Officina Wetsteniana, 1708. 4to. (XX, including frontispiece),476,(73 index),(1 blank) p., 9 full page engravings. Calf. 23.5 cm (Ref: STCN ppn 186442033; Schweiger 2,1093; Graesse 6/2,157; Ebert 22968; Brunet 5,856) (Details: Back gilt and with 5 raised bands. Red shield in the second compartment. Edges dyed red. Marbled endpapers. Frontispiece engraved after a design of Joseph Mulder, by Willem (de) Broen, who is also the engraver of the 9 plates. The frontispiece shows left a shepherdess, probably Delia, Tibullus first love, and the subject of book I; she leans on a fountain, holding a staff; she reaches out towards a shepherd at the left, in the distance 3 nude women (the three Graces) dancing ...

€ 400,00
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TURSELLINUS,H.
TURSELLINUS,H.
TURSELLINUS,H.
TURSELLINUS,H.
TURSELLINUS,H.

TURSELLINUS,H. De particulis latinae orationis libellus, authore Horatio Tursellino Romano, e Societate Iesu. Cui Index graecarum, latinarum, & italicarum vocum locupletissimus praeponitur. Postrema editio summa cum diligentia ab infinitis mendis expurgata. Milan (Mediolani), Apud Impress. Archiepisc., 1643. 12mo. 276,(84 indices) p. Limp vellum 15 cm (Ref: cf. Brunet 5,987; cf. Graesse 6/2,216) (Details: Woodcut printer's mark on the title, it depicts a phoenix which emerges from the flames that come from an round amphora with the initials H.P.P; The amphora is supported by two winged satyrs; the motto is: 'Dela mia morte eterna vita i vivo: semper eadem') (Condition: Vellum age-tanned, somewhat wavy and soiled. This piece of vellum originates probably from an earlier document. Manuscript title on the back; faint ink on the upper board. Lower board scratched. One paper repair in the index. Both flyleaves removed) ...

€ 190,00
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TURSELLINUS,H.
TURSELLINUS,H.
TURSELLINUS,H.
TURSELLINUS,H.

TURSELLINUS,H. Horatii Tursellini Romani, Historiarum, ab origine mundi, usque ad annum, a Christo nato, 1598. Epitomae, libri decem. Cum brevibus notis, duplici item accessione, usque ad annum 1642, ac duplici indice. Editio ultima a quamplurimis mendis, nunc demum purgata. Utrecht (Ultrajecti), Apud Gulielmum vande Water, 1718. 8vo. (XVI),566,(74 index) p., frontispiece. Vellum 16.5 cm (Ref: cf. Graesse 6/2,216) (Details: 5 thongs laced through the joints. Boards blind tooled. Frontispiece engraved by P. Sluyter, probably depicting the Muse Clio, a winged woman with a quill in her hand and a laurel wreath on her head; she is visited by several allegorical figures, such as Father Time, and a naked woman with a palm branch (Victoria?) in her hand; in the background is Fama, who blows her horn. Title printed in red and black. Woodcut printer's mark on the title, depicting Fama hovering above a city, the motto is: 'Pax artium ...

€ 180,00
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VALERIUS FLACCUS.
VALERIUS FLACCUS.
VALERIUS FLACCUS.
VALERIUS FLACCUS.

VALERIUS FLACCUS. Caii Valerii Flacci Argonautica. Ioan. Baptistae Pii carmen ex quarto Argonauticon Apollonii. Orphei Argonautica, innominato interprete. Lyon (Lugduni), Apud Seb. Gryphium, 1548. 16mo. 308,(1 colophon),(1 blank) p. Limp vellum 11.5 cm (Ref: USTC 149936; Schweiger 2,1099, incorrect (See note): 'Nachdruck der Strassb. Ausg. Die Vorrede der Aldine u. die des Engentinus sind mit abgedr.'; Graesse 6/2 241; Ebert 23289; cf. Brunet 5,1045) (Details: Printed completely in italics. On the title the printer's mark of Sebastianus Gryphius, depicting a griffin, which mythological animal symbolizes courage, diligence, watchfulness, and rapidity of execution, used as a pun of his family name Gryph or Greif. From the claws of this creature hangs a big rectangular stone, symbolizing Constancy, beneath which hangs a winged globe, symbolizing Fortune. The motto is 'Virtute duce / comite fortuna', 'Virtue thy leader, ...

€ 650,00
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VALERIUS MAXIMUS.
VALERIUS MAXIMUS.
VALERIUS MAXIMUS.
VALERIUS MAXIMUS.

VALERIUS MAXIMUS. Valerii Maximi Dictorum factorum memorabilium lib. IX, cum I. Lipsii notis et indice uberrimo. Amsterdam (Amstelodami), Apud Ioannem Ianssonium, 1647. 12mo. (XII),486,(26 index) p. Modern calf 14 cm (Ref: Schweiger 2,1110; Graesse 6/2,245) (Details: 20th century new binding, antique style. Back with three raised bands. Gilt short title in second compartment. Marbled endpapers. Engraved title: a woman holding in her hands a balance scale and reins. Woodcut initials. Edges of the book-block dyed blue) (Condition: Back spotted. Title page thumbed. Lower margin of the blank front flyleaf damaged. A few small wormholes in the lower margin of the title page, outside the engraving. Two small wormholes near the gutter of the first 3 leaves, nibling at a few letters) (Note: The Roman historian Valerius Maximus, who lived during the reign of the emperor Tiberius, composed a manual of illustrative examples for ...

€ 180,00
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