1538. First. hardcover. 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. very good.
"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 Countries...now in the British Museum, p. 413.