Martial: Epigrammata. 1704

Martial [Marcus Valerius Martialis]

Epigrammata. Cum notis Th. Farnabii.

Iohann Manfré, Amsterdam, 1704

CHF 130.–

Liber I–XIV and ‘De Spectaculis’. The works of Martial became highly valued on their discovery by the Renaissance, whose writers often saw them as sharing an eye for the urban vices of their own times.

Description: Contemporary vellum, spine lettered in manuscripts. Duodecimo: 15 × 8.5 cm; pag.: 492. With copper-engraved frontispiece.

Condition: Minor soiling and wear to covers. Missing front free endpaper. Very faint marginal toning to contents, inner hinges cracked but firm on cords. Overall a well-preserved copy.

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