vii, 12,813, cccclxxxii pages in twenty-eight volumes (complete). Livy's monumental history of Rome, in Latin, finely bound. This variorum edition contains all the then-known variants of the texts, with notes by Georg Alexander Ruperti. It was part of a large series of Latin classics prepared originally for Louis, le Grand Dauphin, in the 17th century, and republished by A. J. Valpy in the early 19th century. Complete in 28 volumes. Large paper copies, 7.25 by 10.25 inches (18.5 by 26 cm). Finely bound by Victoria (British Columbia) binder Courtland Benson in half tan morocco and a sturdy and attractive matching cloth. Red spine labels. The text block is lightly foxed throughout, as usual, with a neat oval library stamp on the title pages (no other library markings). A lovely set. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: [The History of Rome, from Its Foundation, ...
Publisher: A. J. Valpy
Publication Date: 1828
Book Condition: Very Good
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