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CORNELII NEPOTIS QUAE EXSTANT OMNIA. QUID PRAETEREA IN ACCURATISSIMA HAC  EDITIONE PRASTITUM SIT, INDICAT EPISTOLA AD LECTOREM
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CORNELII NEPOTIS QUAE EXSTANT OMNIA. QUID PRAETEREA IN ACCURATISSIMA HAC EDITIONE PRASTITUM SIT, INDICAT EPISTOLA AD LECTOREM

By Cornelii Nepotis (Author) & Joannis Alberti Fabricii (editor)

Patavii: Josephus Cominus. Very Good. 1720. First Edition. Hardcover. Josephus Cominus; Cornelius Nepos was a Roman biographer nearly all of whose writings are lost. His only surviving work is the "Excellentium Imperatorum Vitae" (included herein pp. 1-125). This is actually only one volume of Nepos' larger "De Viris Illustribus," originally containing descriptions of foreign and Roman kings, generals, lawyers, orators, poets, historians, and philosophers. Johann Albert Fabricius (1668 - 1736) who was a German classical scholar and bibliographer included this work in his 'BIBLIOTHECAE LATINAE" (1st pub. 1703). [ ( xxxvi) , 140pp, 66] Vellum, spine with raised bands. Marble page edges. Interior of text Is tight and intact. A few margin notes. First 15 pages have a bottom margin damp stain. Slight lean. Roman History; Thin 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 144 pages .

$175.00

THE HISTORY OF ROME School District Library No. 87
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THE HISTORY OF ROME School District Library No. 87

By Goldsmith, Dr.

New York: Harper Bros.. Very Good+. 1840. Hardcover. Original clean black cloth with gilt decorated spine. Text tight, clean & intact. (xii) 13-340pp. Three periods: Kings; The Commonwealth & The Empire. Light sporadic foxing. Italy ; 16mo - 6" to 7" tall; 340 pages .

$35.00

SALLUST (1840)  The Classical Library No. 5
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SALLUST (1840) The Classical Library No. 5

By Rose, William

New York: Harper & Bros.. Very Good-. 1840. Hardcover. Clean black cloth with gilt decorated spine. Text tight, clean & intact. Pictorial frontispiece. Light cover wear & foxing. Italy, Roman Empire, Catiline's Conspiracy, Jugurthine War ; 16mo - 6" to 7" tall; 242 pages .

$21.00