C. Cornelii Taciti opera, qvae extant, integris I. Lipsii, Rhenani, Vrsini, Mvreti, Pichenae, Merceri, Grvteri, Acidalii, Grottii, Freinshemii, & selectis aliorum commentariis Illustrata [2 volumes]

Amstelodami [i.e. Amsterdam]: Ex typographia Blaviana [Blaeu], 1685. First Edition Thus. Full Leather. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Near Fine. Item #00535757

2 volumes, complete as issued. Engraved title page in Volume I. Beautifully bound in period brown calf, spines with raised bands, contrasting yellow and green morocco labels, and elaborate gilt floral tooling within gilt-ruled compartments, edges stained red, marbled endpapers. An atrtactive, near fine set with only minor wear. Notes: Vol. 2 has title: C. Cornelli Taciti opervm tomvs secundvs, in quo Libri qvinqve historiarvm, De moribvs Germanorvm, Vita Ivlii Agricolæ, et auctoris incerti Dialogvs de oratoribvs. Description: 2 volumes ; 21 cm (8vo) Responsibility: Joh. Fred. Gronovius recensuit, & suas notas passim. adjecit. Accedunt Iacobi Gronovii excerpta ex variis lectionibas [sic] Ms. oxoniensis.

Price: $625.00