Plutarchi Quae Vocantur Parallela: hoc est, Vitae illustrium virorum graeci nominis ac latini, prout quaeque alteri convenire videbatur, accuratius quam anthehac unquam digestae.

Basileae: Andreas Cratander & Johann Bebel, 1533. hardcover. Edited by Simon Grynaus. Main title in Greek and Latin; editor's 4pp dedicatory epistle in Latin; all other text in Greek. [4], 369 leaves. Printer's device on title and some other decorative woodcut initials throughout. Short thick folio, bound in 19th century leather-backed marbled boards (front hinge repaired; some dampstains, mostly on preliminary pages and in margins towards rear; several small worm holes at front; neatly inked marginalia in Greek & Latin on scattered pages). Basileae: [Andreas Cratander & Johann Bebel], 1533. very good.

Plutarch's Lives, printed in Basel by Cratander & Bebel, whose device appears on title. This edition corrects the errors of the manuscript and first Aldine edition. -Adams P1611.

Price: $2,000.00

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