Solomon Hemmetros; Sive, Tres Libri Solomonis, Scilicet, Proverbia, Ecclesiastes, Cantica, Graeco Carmine Donati. [homeric Verse Greek Latin Bible Ecclesiastes Song Of Songs Proverbs Etched Frontispiece]

By: Jacobum Duportum [James Duport]

Price: $846.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


frontis; 253 pages Width: 4" Height: 6.25" first edition of a translation of Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and the Song of Songs into Homeric verse, with a Latin version on facing pages. Duport was Regius Professor of Greek at Cambridge. This book has been rebound in brown cloth, with new endpapers and stamped gilt lettering on the spine. This work contains an etched frontispiece. Binding is firm. The pages exhibit age toning concentrated at the extremities. Extensive notes in ink are found on a blank page at the end of the volume. The frontispiece and title page have been archivally reinforced to address minor chipping. Expected appearance at auction is once every 25 years.

Title: Solomon Hemmetros; Sive, Tres Libri Solomonis, Scilicet, Proverbia, Ecclesiastes, Cantica, Graeco Carmine Donati. [homeric Verse Greek Latin Bible Ecclesiastes Song Of Songs Proverbs Etched Frontispiece]

Author Name: Jacobum Duportum [James Duport]

Categories: Greek bible,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: V=cambridge, Ex Officina Rogeri Danielis: 1646

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 37612