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De Re Militari Romanorum Liber. Opus Posthumum. by  Claudius (1588-1653) Salmasius - 1st Edition - 1657 - from Lyppard Books (SKU: 000578)

De Re Militari Romanorum Liber. Opus Posthumum.

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De Re Militari Romanorum Liber. Opus Posthumum.

by Salmasius, Claudius (1588-1653)

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Leiden: Lugduni Batavorum (Leiden): Apud Johannem Elzevirium, 1657. 1st Edition . Full leather. Very Good. First edition, quarto; (12), 244pp. In early full morocco (somewhat worn, spine rubbed), gilt single fillet to board margins, four raised spine bands between single gilt fillets, gilt lettered red morocco spine label to second compartment, engraved heraldic book label to front pastedown, opening and closing leaves with light marginal staining, overall a very clean complete coy with generous margins. An attractive example of this well printed quarto Elzevir including a few in-text diagrams of military formations. Willems 808.


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De Re Militari Romanorum Liber. Opus Posthumum.
Salmasius, Claudius (1588-1653)
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Lugduni Batavorum (Leiden): Apud Johannem Elzevirium
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Lyppard Books was established in Worcester, UK, in 2012, adopting the unusual name from Lyppard Grange, once a farm attached to the monastery of Worcester's ancient cathedral. We maintain a small and select stock of English and Continental antiquarian titles from the dawn of western printing to the 19th century, and aim to offer original, early examples of scarce and sought-after texts.


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