Item #76614 L. ANNAEI SENECAE TRAGOEDIAE, cum notis Johannis Frederici Gronovii. Auctis ex chirographo ejus et variis aliorum. Lucius Annaeus Seneca, c.4 BC - 65 AD.
L. ANNAEI SENECAE TRAGOEDIAE, cum notis Johannis Frederici Gronovii. Auctis ex chirographo ejus et variis aliorum

L. ANNAEI SENECAE TRAGOEDIAE, cum notis Johannis Frederici Gronovii. Auctis ex chirographo ejus et variis aliorum

Amstelodami [Amsterdam]: Ex officina Henrici et viduae Theodori Boom, 1682. Hardcover. The philosopher, statesman, orator, and tragedian Seneca (circa 4 BCE - 65 CE) was Rome’s leading intellectual figure in the mid-1st century and was virtual ruler with his friends of the Roman world between 54 and 62, during the first phase of the emperor Nero’s reign. Octavo: [lx], 785, [xxxix] p. with the engraved title page. Full vellum binding, with yapp edges and a later gilt-stamped leather spine label. Mild toning to the index. The armorial bookplate of Maurice Benedict de Worms (1805-67) appears on the front pastedown. Some general dust staining to the top edge. The vellum is soiled, more so along the spine, with a bit of loss to the spine label (not affecting the title). Item #76614

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