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PHAEDRI FABULAE EXPURGATAE. ACCEDUNT TRACTATUS DE VERSU IAMBICO, NOTULAE ANGLICAE ET QUAESTIONES IN USUM SCHOLAE BOSTONIENSIS [FABLES]

By: Phaedrus

Price: $141.00

Publisher: Boston, Sumptibus Hilliard, Gray, Little, Et Wilkins: 1827

Seller ID: 35539

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


viii/430 pages pages; Author: Phaedrus - Phaedrus, Roman fabulist, was probably a Thracian slave, born in Pydna of Macedonia (Roman province) and lived in the reigns of Augustus, Tiberius, Caligula and Claudius. He is recognized as the first writer to Latinize entire books of fables, retelling in iambic metre the Greek prose Aesopic tales. Width: 4.25" Height: 7.25". Width: 4.25" Height: 7.25". Bound in full leather with ruling to spine and decorative borders to the front and rear covers. The book shows external wear, with rubbing and soiling to the covers. The rear cover has m... View more info