Scaligeriana sive excerpta ex ore...

hardcover. Title page engraved vignette. Contem. ms. notes signed and autograph by Patin on back endpaper. 366pp. 12mo. Modern flexible cloth. Lugduni: ex officina Felicis Lopez de Haro, 1668.

Second Edition, revised and expanded. Text in French. Collection of remarks by Scaliger (1540-1609), "un des premiers philologues francais." Biog. Univ. 18 338. Brunet 179. In his manuscript notes Guy Patin (1601-1672), a noted French satirist and doctor, offers comments on Scaliger's work: "Il y a dans Scaligerana bien des mouvements d'esprit d'un Gascon echauffe & evapore..."

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