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In our Catalogue this is Booknumber V72201

Author Herodotus of Halicarnassus (Annotations by Laurent Valla & Conrad Heresbach and edited by Henry Stephanus
Title HISTORIAE Lib. IX et de Vita Homeri libellus. Ex Ctesia Excerptae Historiae
PlacePub Frankfurt
Publisher Heirs of Andreae Wechel, Claudius Marnius & Joan. Aubrius
Date 1594
Illustrations Wechel's printer's mark of a winged horse, caduceus & cornucopia.
Description 120x80mm ruled vellum over wooden boards laced through. Yapp fore-edge.(hinge splitting but well attached to covers and book inside) Lacks flyleaf. Titlepage with several inscriptions most erased with slight damage showing owner's dates 1641, 1680 & 1764. Verso of titlepage is numbered (page) 2 -812pp + [97]pp index +[2]pp +Wechel colophon woodcut with inscription above it. Rear fly leaf dusty and with neat early inscriptions
Booknumber V72201
Price Price: GBP 450.00 or USD 630.00
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