Lot 158: Author: Lubin, Eilhard. Title: Florilegium Omnium Veterum GrÃ¦corum Poetarum Epigrammatum in Septem Libros Divisum. Place Published: (Heidelberg). Publisher: Commelin. Date Published: 1604. Description: (viii) , 1011 pp. (4to) 24x16 cm (9 1/4x6 1/4") early full vellum, yapp edges, spine lettered in an early hand. An anthology of ancient Greek poetry, text in Greek and Latin. Scarce. OCLC locates only six copies, none in North American institutions. Annotations in a neat 18th century hand, including holograph contents on front blank and notes on rear endpapers as well as marginalia throughout. Condition: Some soiling and rippling to vellum, small numbers in white on spine, front hinge cracked at title page; foxing; very good.
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