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Virgil's Æneis, translated into Scottish verse, by The Famous Gawin Douglas Bishop of Dunkeld. A new edition. Wherein the many errors of the former are corrected, and the Defects supply'd, from an excellent Manuscript. To which is added a large Glossary
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Virgil's Æneis, translated into Scottish verse, by The Famous Gawin Douglas Bishop of Dunkeld. A new edition. Wherein the many errors of the former are corrected, and the Defects supply'd, from an excellent Manuscript. To which is added a large Glossary

By Douglas, Gawin (trans.); Virgil; Ruddiman, Thomas (glossary)

Edinburgh: Mr. Andrew Symson and Mr. Robert Freebairn, 1710. Second Edition. Full Calf. Good Condition. ...Explaining the Difficult Words: Which may serve for a Dictionary to the Old Scottish Language. And to the whole is prefix'd an exact account of the author's life and writings, from the best Histories and Records. The glossary was edited by Thomas Ruddiman and formed the basis for Jameson's Scottish Dictionary. Contemporary paneled calf rebacked in beige leather with 5 raised bands and title. Functional, but not the most attractive rebacking . Armorial bookplate of the Delamere House Library, Cheshire., corners lightly bumped, endpapers toned with a few small tears, a few surface scrapes. Modest age toning, foxing and offsetting throughout, heavier in a few spots, a few pencil marks in margins some wear to margins in a couple spots. Previous owner's name to endpaper with a few pencil notes. With the list of subscribers. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Text is clean and unmarked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Poetry; Classics (Latin & Greek); Antiquarian & Rare; Inventory No: 035920.

$500.00

Longi Pastoralia Primum Graece Integra. lettre Circulaire de P.L. Courier sur les pretendues variantes du manuscrit de Florence. Animadversionum in Longi Pastoralia Auctarium

By Longus (longi), Courier , P.l. (ed.), Dunlop , J., Ludovici, Sinner

Paris: Didot, 1829. Disbound. Good +. Includes all of Longus' Pastorals including Daphnis and Chloe. Preface in latin, excerpt from Dunlop's History of Fiction appended to preface (preface totals 62pp). Book is in greek with greek footnotes (154pp) to which is appended un lettre circulaire de P.L. Courier sur les pretendues variantes du manuscrit de Florence (in french) pages 155-163. Then an Animadversionum in Longi Pastoralia Auctarium by Ludovici de Sinner (164-206) comprised of notes in latin and greek. 2 page index to page 208. [62] 208. Light edgewear but otherwise unmarked. Disbound. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 lbs 0 oz. Category: Classics (Latin & Greek); Inventory No: 022621.

$100.00