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Hesiod’s Works, With Commentaries

SKU: 8309
£1,200.00

Title:
Hesiod’s Works, With Commentaries

Date of publication:
1542

Binding:
later calf

Publisher(s):

  • Hieronymus Froben & Nikolaus Episcopius?
  • Author(s):

  • Hesiod
  • Commentary of Joannes Tzetzes in Greek, other commentaries, by Nicolaus de Valle, Joannes Ulpius and Bonino Mombrizio, in Latin

    Hesiod: Hesiodo Ascraei poetae vetustissimi ac sapientissimi opera, quae quidem extant, omnia Graecè, cum interpretatione latina è regione, ut conferri à graecae linguae studiosis citra negotium possint. Adiectis etiam ijsdem latino carmine elgantiss. uersis, & genealogi[a]e deorum a` Pylade Brixiano ... descriptae libris V. Item Ioannis Grammatici cognomento Tzetzis ... scholia graeca in eadem omnia Hesiodi opera ... cum ... indice. Basileae [Basel]: [Hieronymus Froben and Nikolaus Episcopius?], [1542]. 8vo. pp. [viii], 373, [iii], 270, [xxiv]. Parallel Greek and Latin text.

    Commentary of Joannes Tzetzes in Greek, other commentaries, by Nicolaus de Valle, Joannes Ulpius and Bonino Mombrizio, in Latin. Small flaws to upper margin of title, tear to gutter of b1 in the second part, affecting a couple of words of text; occasional marginal spotting, a few early marginalia. Eighteenth century marbled calf, rebacked. Ownership inscription ‘Fran: Panton, 1714’, to title; Chatsworth armorial shelf label to pastedown. Adams H-473, OCLC: 230695466.