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The Annals and History of C. Cornelius Tacitus
The Annals and History of C. Cornelius Tacitus

The Annals and History of C. Cornelius Tacitus

TACITUS, Cornelius

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Cornelius Tacitus was a Roman senator and highly regarded historian of his time. This English translation collects all of his writings that have survived the ages. It also contains "A View of Military Affairs, Relating to the Roman History," by Sir Henry Savile.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Matthew Gillyflower
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1698
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    3 vols.: 475; 453; 502 p. 20 cm. Identical frontispieces adorn each volume. Vol. 3. has fold-out diagram of a military camp. Full leather, hinges delicate with tears top and bottom, spine label chipped on volumes 1 and 3 and missing on vol. 2. Minor scuffing. Bumped corners. Owner's signature on title pages. Some stains and small tears, heavy spotting in some sections. Vol 1: page 176 poorly repaired; vol. 2.: stain p. 65; vol. 3: detached front endpaper, corner torn on p. 5.