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Comoediae by  Carolus Herm. (Ed); Plautus; M. Accii Plauti Weise - Hardcover - Reprint - 1847 - from Temple Rare Books (SKU: 000889)


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by Weise, Carolus Herm. (Ed); Plautus; M. Accii Plauti

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  • Hardcover
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Londini (London): Williams and Norgate, 1847. Two volumes complete - lviii, [2], 531pp, [1] and Volume Two - [2], 574pp. Later full-calf, raised bands, spines in six panels, morocco author label to second panel, contrasting morocco volume label to third, remaining with elongated volute and flower head rolls with central device, covers with single fillet border, marbled endpapers with all edges marbled. Slightly chipped to head of spines with small amount of loss, worn to outer joints, with some minor scraping to covers, internally lightly browned with sporadic minor foxing, but generally fairly clean. Small ink stamp to reverse of title, possibly an ex-library stamp. Reprint. Full Calf. Good. 8vo. ?Ex-Library.


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Weise, Carolus Herm. (Ed); Plautus; M. Accii Plauti
Book condition
Used - Good
Williams and Norgate
Place of Publication
Londini (London)
Date published
Latin, Plautus, Comodies, Classics

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Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

Calf or calf hide is a common form of leather binding.  Calf binding is naturally a light brown but there are ways to treat...[more]
raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[more]
Especially for older books, a printer's device refers to an identifying mark, also sometimes called a printer's mark, on the...[more]
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also...[more]
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.

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