Commentarius Explicationis, primi libri Iliados Homeri...Eiusdem Libris Primi Iliados conuersio in Latinos uersus, eodem Autore. His Graeca Etiam Adiecta sunt... (Bound with): Commentarii Explicationum Secundi libri Homericae Iliados.


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Price: $1,500.00

Date Published: 1538

Description: Two volumes in one. 2 title vignettes and frontispiece, all 3 with the same illustration; engraved initials. 8vo, old calf, handsomely rebacked with modern calf, leather label; (edges of corners worn, otherwise very good). (Strassburg): Cratonis Mylii, 1538, 1540. First Edition.

Comments: "He (Camerarius) translated into Latin Herodotous, Demosthenes, Xenophon, Homer, Theocritus, Sophocles...and other Greek writers. He published upwards of 150 works...He played an important part in the Reformation movement, and his advice was frequently sought by leading men." Encyclopaedia Britannica V, p. 107. STC of Books Printed in the German-Speaking in the British Museum, p. 413.

Edition: First
Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good
Language: Latin
Type: Books

Book ID: 135789

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Dear Naomi, Thank you for sending the inscribed "Run-Through" which arrived today. Ah, there is Houseman's signature as big as his talent. I appreciate your making it available! - Nat S.
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