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XENOPHON
[Anabasis. Latin & Greek. 1785]
Xenophontos Kyrou Anabaseos biblia hepta. = Xenophontis de Cyri expeditione libri septem, a Thoma Hutchinson. Editio quarta, nuper recognita. Cum tabula ænea expeditionis ex editione Le Cointe accuratissime expressa.
Cantabrigiæ: typis academicis excudebat J. Archdeacon. Impensis J. Nicholson ibidem bibliopolæ; veneunt apud J. Rivington & filios, et S. Crowder, Londini; J. Fletcher, Oxonii; et Gul. Nicholson, Wisbechianæ, 1785.
[8], 598, [2], lix, [1] p., fold. engr. map (hand-col.) ; 22.0 cm. (8º in 4s)

Another impression of the text of the quarto edition published the same year. The first five words of the title are transliterated from the Greek. Hutchinson's edition of Xenophon's Anabasis was first published in Oxford, 1735; the first edition of this Cambridge printing was in 1777. Greek text with Latin translation beneath. The engraved map is by Samuel Neele. With a leaf of publisher's advertisements at the end of the text and before the addenda (sig. a-b4 h2), which are dated Cambridge 22 August 1786 and in the Soane copy are bound at the end, but are more often found preceding the main text. The Greek type and setting are greatly admired. ESTC t139385.

Binding C18th sprinkled calf, gilt-ruled spine, red morocco spine-label.

Reference Number 869


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