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Sevin Seydi Rare Books

Early printing, classical antiquity. English and European literature before 1860. Philosophy and language.

Historiae Aethiopicae libri decem, nunquam antea in lucem editi.


small quarto (211 x 150 mm), dedicatory epistle by Opsopaeus in Latin, otherwise Greek text throughout, printer’s device on title and final leaf, early marginal annotation in Latin and Greek, contemporary calf, blind-stamped frame with gilt floral corner pieces, gilt ornament in centre, rebacked, original spine laid down