An Introduction to the Knowledge of Rare and Valuable Editions of the Greek and Latin Classics; Including the Scriptores De Re Rustica, Greek Romances, and Lexicons and Grammars: to Which is Added a Complete Index Analyticus. Signed by Dibdin

By: Dibdin, Thomas Frognall

Price: $175.00

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Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Lxxiii, 572 pp. Indices, errata. Frontis Matthew 1 in Greek and Latin. Signed by Dibdin on the title page "with the author's respectful Compls. Mar 7, 1805" Handsomely rebound in brown pebbled cloth with gilt to spine, very minor wear. Interior renewed marbled endpapers with bookplate of classicist Goodwin B. Beach. Title page is browned with ghosting of frontis, paper lightly toned, some shelf soil at the top edge especially at the rear, solid binding. A nice copy of this Dibdin classic with the master's inscription. 2nd edition enlarged and improved. "The whole preceded by an Account of Polyglot Bibles and the Best Editions of the Greek Septuagint and Testament." ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 572 pages; Signed by Author

Title: An Introduction to the Knowledge of Rare and Valuable Editions of the Greek and Latin Classics; Including the Scriptores De Re Rustica, Greek Romances, and Lexicons and Grammars: to Which is Added a Complete Index Analyticus. Signed by Dibdin

Author Name: Dibdin, Thomas Frognall

Categories: First/Limited/Signed Editions, Classics, Language -- Latin, Language - Ancient Greek,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: London, W. Dwyer, Et Al: 1804

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7134

Keywords: Classical Editions Dibdin,