Apuleius – Works



[002835] Apuleii, Lucii; (Apuleius, Lucius); Floridus, Julianus (Ed); (Fleury, Julian). Opera. Parisiis (Paris): Federicum Leonard, 1688. First Thus. 4to. Full Calf. Good. Two volumes in one – [48], 848pp, 254pp (misnumbered 256).

Contemporary full sprinkled calf, raised bands, spine in six panels, title lettered directly to second panel, remaining panels with volute lozenge shaped centre piece and volute corner pieces.

Spine ends chipped with loss exposing end bands, covers rubbed, corners lightly bumped, text lightly browned but generally quite clean. Engraved frontispiece.

Brunet I:363; Schweiger, page 10; Harwood, page 224 and Moss I:83, “this edition is one of the best of those which compose the Delphin Classics”