Publius Terentius Afer Londini impensis Gul Pickering MDCCCXXII Pickering’s Miniature

$850.00

Publius Terentius Afer, Londini impensis Gul. Pickering, 31, Lincoln’s Inn Fields, MDCCCXXII. Contemporary full red morocco, raised bands, gilt edges, 83 mm x 46 mm, one of Pickering’s famous miniature classics, containing all six of Terentius’s surviving comedies: Andria, Eunuchus, Heauton Timorumenos, Hecyra, Adelphi, Phormio.

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Publius Terentius Afer, Londini impensis  Gul.  Pickering,  31, Lincoln’s Inn Fields, MDCCCXXII. Contemporary full red morocco, raised bands, gilt edges, 83 mm x 46 mm, one of Pickering’s famous miniature classics, containing all six of Terentius’s surviving comedies:  Andria, Eunuchus,  Heauton Timorumenos, Hecyra, Adelphi, Phormio. [iv;  220 pages, ii],  in-32. With an additional engraved title page and an engraved frontispiece portrait of Publius Terentius Afer. Royal motto on printed title page, dedication to John Spencer. Printed on India paper, gilt-edging all around.   A fine copy.

Publius Terentius Afer, an engraved frontispiece portrait of Publius Terentius Afer.
Publius Terentius Afer, Londini impensis  Gul.  Pickering,  31, Lincoln’s Inn Fields, MDCCCXXII. Royal motto on printed title page, dedication to John Spencer.
Publius Terentius Afer, Londini impensis  Gul.  Pickering:  Andria. 
Publius Terentius Afer, Londini impensis  Gul.  Pickering,  31, Lincoln’s Inn Fields, MDCCCXXII. Contemporary full red morocco, raised bands, gilt edges, 83 mm x 46 mm, one of Pickering’s famous miniature classics, containing all six of Terentius’s surviving comedies:  Andria, Eunuchus,  Heauton Timorumenos, Hecyra, Adelphi, Phormio. [iv;  220 pages, ii],  in-32. With an additional engraved title page and an engraved frontispiece portrait of Publius Terentius Afer. Royal motto on printed title page, dedication to John Spencer. Printed on India paper, gilt-edging all around.   A fine copy.
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Teofilo Folengo Opus Merlini Cocaii Poetae Mantuani Macaronicorum 1613 Signed by Simon Abbes Gabbema

Theophrasti, Eresi Characteres ethici, siue morum descriptiones Signed by Peter Wilson

ELZEVIR Plinii Caecilii Secundi, Epistolarum Libri X et Pangyricus 1640

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