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De Vitis Excellentium Imperatorum. Interpretatione & Notis illustravit Nicolaus Courtin .. by  Cornelius Nepos - 1791 - from James Cummins Bookseller and Biblio.com

De Vitis Excellentium Imperatorum. Interpretatione & Notis illustravit Nicolaus Courtin ..

by Nepos, Cornelius

Condition: Contemporary red straight-grained morocco, gilt, black morocco spine label. A few scuffs to covers and light rubbing to joints.


London: A. Rivington & J. Marshall, et al., 1791. Title-page printed in red and black. [ii], iv, xxv, [i], 173, lxvii. 8vo. Contemporary red straight-grained morocco, gilt, black morocco spine label. A few scuffs to covers and light rubbing to joints. Bookplate of Edward Huth. Title-page printed in red and black. [ii], iv, xxv, [i], 173, lxvii. 8vo. ESTC N27461 (3 copies)


  • Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 316302
  • Title: De Vitis Excellentium Imperatorum. Interpretatione & Notis illustravit Nicolaus Courtin ..
  • Author: Nepos, Cornelius
  • Format/binding: Title-page printed in red and black. [ii], iv, xxv, [i], 173, lxvii. 8vo
  • Book condition: Used - Contemporary red straight-grained morocco, gilt, black morocco spine label. A few scuffs to covers and light rubbing to joints.
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Publisher: A. Rivington & J. Marshall, et al.
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1791
  • Keywords: Roman
  • Bookseller catalogs: History, Travel & Geography;

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gilt
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rubbing
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morocco
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