Lot 1001: VLISSINGEN -- SUETONIUS. (XII Caesares). Cur. P. Burmanno, qui & suas adnot
16 November 2016
2311 RW Leiden, NetherlandsLive Auction
VLISSINGEN -- SUETONIUS. (XII Caesares). Cur. P. Burmanno, qui & suas adnot. adjecit. Amst., Janssonius v. Waesbergen, 1736. 2 in 1 vol. (22), 808; 420-, (2), 202, (6), -421-492, (204) pp. W. engr. front. to the first vol., 34 fold. engr. of coins, medals, etc. and many text-engr. 4°. Cont. vellum w. raised bands, red label,gilt coat of arms of Vlissingen on both sides. (Ties fail, vellum a little soiled, slightly browned/foxed in places). Spoelder, 696 (Vlis. 4); Schweiger II, 979; Dibdin II, 442-43: "This is a very valuable edition; containing the text of Grævius, and many excellent notes of Burman, with the entire notes of the best preceeding editors, and a selection from the remaining". - Copy with handwritten prize to Johan Jacob Wagenaer, dated 1747.
Estimated Price: € 200