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SENECA, Lucius Annaeus (ca. 4 B.C.--A.D. 65)
[Tragedies. 1661]
L. Annæi Senecæ tragœdiæ. I.F. Gronovius recensuit. Accesserunt ejusdem et variorum notæ.
Lugduni Batavorum, ex officina Elzeviriana,, Ao. 1661.
[60], 672, 683--785, [17] p. : engr. t.-p. ; 18.2 cm. (8º)

The title-page is engraved. Includes indexes. A. Willems, Les Elzevier: histoire et annales typographiques (Brussels 1880; reprinted 1962), no. 877.

Copy Notes Page references listed in ink on stub of final free-endpaper. Bookseller's notations in pencil on front pastedown and pencil price -s2-d6 on first rear free-endpaper. Engraved title-page inscribed in ink at foot of title caption h-k; another ink inscription obscured at the head of the platemark. A copy of 'Senecæ &c.', format not specified, was bought from Thomas Boone on 17 October 1808 for 4s. 6d. (Spiers Box) but cannot be securely identified with this work.

Binding C17th calf, blind double-ruled borders with blind-tooled corner fan ornaments, gilt-tooled spine compartments, spine-label lost but traces of two tooled spine-titles.

Reference Number 646

Additional Names Thomas Boone; Gronovius, Joannes Fredericus (1611--1671)

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