Titus Maccius Plautus, Johannes Fredericus Gronovius - Comœdiæ, accedit commentarivs ex variorum notis & observationibus - 1684

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Titus Maccius Plautus, Johannes Fredericus Gronovius - Comœdiæ, accedit commentarivs ex variorum notis & observationibus - 1684
Bindings, History, Literature, classical antiquity. - Quantity: 1 - Book

Beautiful prize binding in glossy parchment with beautiful deeply stamped
figure in gold on front and back cover.

The National Library of the Netherlands has a similar copy with different cover decorations.
Blank parchment, stamped with gold; remnants of two pairs of black-green ties. Bindings of the National Library of the Netherlands

Titus Maccius Plautus was a Latin playwright of comedies. The Roman comedy has two important representatives, Plautus and Terentius. Plautus is known for his powerful, humorous and lively original Latin style.


M. Acci Plavti Comœdiæ : accedit commentarivs ex variorum notis & observationibus /
ex recensione Ioh. Frederici Gronovii
Comoediæ
Year: 1684
Author: Titus Maccius Plautus (c. 244-184 BC)
Co-author: Johannes Fredericus Gronovius (1611-1671)
Editio novissima
Publisher: Amstelodami : ex typographia Blaviana, sumptibus Societatis
Printer: Blaviana, typographia Amsterdam, 1679-1703
Societas Amsterdam
Maker studio: Early Hague prize group
Annotation: engraved title page
2nd part with its own title page: M. Acci Plauti Comoediæ : cum commentariis variorum
Prize binding Hagae Comitis.
Binding: contemporary parchment binding, prize binding, gilt-stamped boards and spine
Number of pages: 2 parts: [22], 624, 588, [54] Index
Format: 8vo


signs of use and age discolouration
wonderful copy in a sold binding

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Bindings, classical antiquity., History, Literature
Author/ Illustrator
Titus Maccius Plautus, Johannes Fredericus Gronovius
Book Title
Comœdiæ, accedit commentarivs ex variorum notis & observationibus
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1684
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
Latin
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Uitgever: Amstelodami : ex typographia Blaviana, sumptibus Societatis
Binding/ Material
Vellum
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