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Il Terentio Latino, Comentatio in Lingua Toscana, e ridotto a la sua vera latinita, a i Generosi, e Magnanimi Signori Don Franceso, e Don Gionanni Medici, da Giouanmi Fabrini da Fighine Fiorentino.... by Terentius Publius Afer - Hardcover - 1558 - from E C Books and Biblio.com

Il Terentio Latino, Comentatio in Lingua Toscana, e ridotto a la sua vera latinita, a i Generosi, e Magnanimi Signori Don Franceso, e Don Gionanni Medici, da Giouanmi Fabrini da Fighine Fiorentino....

by Terentius Publius Afer

Condition: Good/N


Vinegia [Venice]: Vincentio Valgrisi, al segno d'Erasmo, 1558 A good copy in full leather, part contemporary binding. Text is in Tuscan. The boards have the remains of a blind stamped design to the centre; the spine has been replaced at some point and has gilt titles. The boards have wear to corners and edges. Internally there is a hand-written note 'In my defence' to the fep; title page with printer's device (repeated on colophon); dedication (3pp) with decorative initial capital; text pp 1-438; 'Interpetation de la Lingua Volgare' 1 p; blank; 'Del Nominativo Parve Prima pp 1-34; Tavola de la Interpretatione 2 pp; Index 35pp; printer's device. There are numerous pagination errors eg p 5 is numbered 8, 70 as 74, 113 as 103 etc but the book appears complete. The fep, title page and first text page have some nibbling to edges (there is a small piece missing from the side margin of p 1), but the contents are generally very clean and sound. Pages have light toning.
  • Bookseller: E C Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 032055
  • Title: Il Terentio Latino, Comentatio in Lingua Toscana, e ridotto a la sua vera latinita, a i Generosi, e Magnanimi Signori Don Franceso, e Don Gionanni Medici, da Giouanmi Fabrini da Fighine Fiorentino....
  • Author: Terentius Publius Afer
  • Format/binding:Full-Leather
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: N
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Vincentio Valgrisi, al segno d'Erasmo
  • Place: Vinegia [Venice]
  • Date published: 1558
  • Keywords: terence; roman drama; plays; tuscan`
  • Bookseller catalogs: LITERATURE; 16th century works;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall


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