Quintus Curtius: His History of the Wars of Alexander
Quintus Curtius: His History of the Wars of Alexander

INVENTORY #120100

Quintus Curtius: His History of the Wars of Alexander

DIGBY, John (trans.)

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This work was the main source for Walter of Chatillon's epic poem Alexandreis.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Printed for Bernard Lintot
  • Edition: Second Edition
  • Date Published: 1725-6
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Very good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    2 vols. 17 cm. Frontispiece + 12 plates. Fold-out map of 'Expeditions of Alexander the Great'. Full leather. Rebacked with original spines reapplied. Beautiful gilt trim, raised bands and burgundy spine labels, marbled endpapers. Front hine cracking in vol. II. Corners bumped. A few mild stains and spots to leather. Ink signatures on front endpapers for William Parsons, 1868. Mild dampstain to bottom of pages in volume II.

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