Suetonius’ Twelve Caesars

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The Twelve Caesars, reprint of the first Graevius edition of 1672

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Title

Suetonius’ Twelve Caesars

Author(s)

Suetonius

Editor(s)

GRAEVIUS, Johann Georg

Publisher

WETSTEIN, Henri

Place of publication

Amsterdam

Date of publication

1697

Binding

contemporary calf

Full Description

Suetonius: […] ex recensione Jo. Georgii Graevii, cum eiusdem animadversionibus […] Amstelaedami [Amsterdam], apud Henricum Westenium. 1697

8vo. pp. [xvi], 445, [xlii]. With additional engraved title, letterpress title printed in red and black, and with 12 engraved numismatic plates, facing the first page of each life. Some very light marginal waterstaining in the index, otherwise clean. Near contemporary sprinkled prize-sheep with fully gilt back, headcaps and corners slightly rubbed, and with the arms of Breda on the covers. Some staining to the lower cover. A reprint of the first Graevius edition of 1672.