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Historia Alexandri Magni - Cum Notis Selectiss, Variorum

Author

Rufi, Q. Curtii (Rufus, Quintus Curtius)

Publisher

Ex Officina Elzeviriana

£ 225

Reference
688
£225
[4], 751, [1], 1-93pp, [45]. Full vellum, author in ink to spine.

Spine soiled, covers slightly soiled. Internally lightly browned, a few light spots of foxing, but generally clean, a few small ink spots to fore-edge of text block, piece excised from head of ffep, with some old ink notes to fep, the rear blanks have had an additional index added in an old hand in pen.

Engraved title, folding map and folding illustration tipped in at page 184.

Dibdin II:375; Harwood pg 187 'of these four Variorum editions of Curtius, that printed by Elzevir, 1673, is by far the most correct and beautiful'; Moss II:548; Willems 1482
Condition

Good

Publish Place

Amstelodami (Amsterdam)

Publish Year

1673

Size

8vo

Binding

Full Vellum

Edition

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