Title: Les metamorphoses d'Ovide en latin et ...
Publisher: Chez Francois Foppens, Brussells
Publication Date: 1677
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition
Folio (450 x 276mm). [v], 520pp., , 521-574pp. [i.e. 572]. 125 engraved vignettes in the text, after drawings by Elzheimer and Diepenbeke. Title-page printed in red and black with large engraved vignette of muses. Translation of text into French by Pierre Du Ryer. Full period calf, neatly rebacked preserving original spine, stamped in gilt (large marginal on title repair affecting some imagery, some leaves slightly offset, light uniform browning; covers slightly chipped). Early ownership inscription "C. Metzdorf to his friend T. Blodgett Berlin April 24 1873". First French Edition of Ovid’s masterpiece in prose, Metamorphoses. Brunet, IV, 285; "Edition nouvelle, enrichie de très-belles figures" - Graesse, V, p. 89. Bookseller Inventory # D423
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