Singulares Sententiae

£150.00

Description

[000006] Senecae, L. Annaei; (Seneca), Singulares Sententiae,  Goeree, J.[an], Johannem Du Vivie, Lugduni Batavorum (Leiden),  1708, First Thus, Good. Full Calf, 8vo, [28], 569pp, [5].

Later (late-eighteenth century) full-calf, raised bands, spine in six panels, contrasting title / volume labels to second and third panels, volute corner pieces and central lozenge shaped tool to remaining panels, gilt flower head frame to covers, all edges marbled with blue paste endpapers.

Very slightly rubbed to extremities, corners slightly bumped. Pages slightly browned with occasional light foxing. Previous owners name to first page of text.

Engraved frontispiece by Jan Goeree, title in red and black. Attractive Variorum edition with notes by Gruter and Scaliger. Brunet V:288

£150