Vite de Philosophi moralissime. Et delle loro elegantissime sententie. Estratte da Laertio: & altri antichissimi Auttori. Historiate: & di nuovo corrette in lingua Tosca.
Place Published: Vinegia
Publisher: Nicolo d'Aristotile
Date Published: 1535
Description: Title page in red & black, with woodcut. Numerous small woodcut portraits. 64 unnumbered leaves. Small slim 8vo, full 19th-century vellum, leather spine label, a.e.g., 3pp. following colophon contains contemporary hand-written index. (Vinegia: per Nicolo d'Aristotile detto Zoppino, 1535.). Fine.
Comments: Diogenes' early third century history of philosophy aimed "at enumerating the chief representatives of each school, with brief biographic sketches of an anecdotic character, a list of their works and a popular statement of their views." --Sandys. This is an early Italian translation and adaptation. This ed. not in BMC or NVC of Italian Books. With bookplate of William Salloch.Binding: hardcover
Book ID: 117360