Flavii Vegetii Renati, comitis de Re Militari Libri Quinque cum selectis notis Godeschalci Stevvechii, et Petri Scriverii,; nec non ad codicum manusriptorum sidem notis perpetuis criticis emendati, addita versione gallica, cura M. Nicolai Schwebelii.

Nuremberg: Raspe, 1767. hardcover. Beautiful engraved frontispiece, title page vignette, 2 folding plates, and several other in-text figures. [28], 176, [16], xviii, 90pp with Latin text. Square 4to, old calf-backed boards with elaborately gilt-tooled spine, all edges red (boards and leather are rubbed and worn at tips but binding is still very tight; only light scattered foxing). Norimbergae: Gabrielem Nicolaum Raspe, 1767. A very good(+) copy of this unusual book.

Printed in English the same year, this edition is quite scarce. OCLC lists 7 copies.

Price: $4,500.00

Item #222328