8vo. 330pp. Green cloth with gold lettering on spine. Stephanus' commentary gives an important insight into medicine of the late antiquity, especially in Alexandria. The commentary contains writings & insights by Stephanus after giving a lecture on the Prognosticon of Hippocrates. Text in Greek with English translation. Foreword in German. 1" x 3/4" white stain and few smaller stains on front cover. Small white stain on rear board. Minor highlighting in yellow and red on few pages. Slight age toning to outer edges of pages. Overall good condition. Scarce. Contents: Literature cited / Introduction / I. Author and work / II. The sources for the text: A. The manuscripts. B. The editions / III. Editorial conventions: A. The text. B. The lemmas / Text and translation / Indices: I. Index grammaticus. II. Index nominum. III. Index verborum. Bookseller Inventory # 32155
Title: Stephanus the Philosopher: A Commentary on ...
Publication Date: 1983
Edition: First English translation.
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