London, South Kensington
16 February 2006
DEMOSTHENES. Logoi, kai prooimia demogorika, kai epistolai [graecè], with the scholia of Ulpian and edited by Guillaume Morel and Denys Lambin. Paris: Jacques Dupuys (Jean Bienné), 1570. 2° (326 x 212mm). Woodcut device on title, woodcut initials, with the final colophon leaf (a few leaves very lightly discoloured) but a good copy in 18th-century English sprinkled calf, gilt line border round sides, gilt turn-ins (rebacked, corners repaired, sides a little rubbed). Provenance: Claudius Marel Parisinus (contemporary signature on title) - Convent of the Friars Minor at Brie (ownership inscription on title dated 1648, a gift from le Sieur Chappellier) - Mark Pattison of Lincoln College, Oxford (blindstamp on title). Adams D266; Hoffmann I, p.509.
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