Les poësies de Virgile : avec des notes critiques & historiques: in three volumes. François Virgil. Catrou, Ferdinand Delamonce.

Les poësies de Virgile : avec des notes critiques & historiques: in three volumes

A Paris : Chez les freres Barbou, ruë S. Jacques, près la fontaine S. Benoît, aux Cigognes, 1729. Nouvelle E'Dition. Worn copy bound in half leather over marble boards with gilt-blocked label to the spine. Some minor wear and tear to the spine and boards, along with some dust-toning. Remains well-preserved overall; bright, clean and sharp-cornered. Item #256971

Provenance; includes an armorial bookplate bearing the motto ' sero sed serio'. Edition; Nouvelle édition. Physical description; 3 vols. (only): I, II and IV : ill. (plates, fold. map.). Notes; Catalogued from an incomplete copy. Title vignette (Barbou's device) on t.p.s to all vols. Latin text and French translation on opposite pages, with commentary in French. Prose translation. Includes indexes. Head- and tail-pieces, initials. Contents; T.1. Les bucoliques. -- t.2. Les georgiques. -- t.4. Les six derniers livres de l'Eneïde. Subjects; Virgil. Latin poetry — Early works to 1800. Genre; Illustrated.

Price: €175.00