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CURTIUS RUFUS, Quintus
[Historia Alexandri Magni. English. 1809]
The history of the life and reign of Alexander the Great. By Quintus Curtius Rufus. Translated from the Latin. With supplements, notes, and a map. In two volumes. ...
London: printed for Samuel Bagster, in the Strand, by James Moyes, 1809.
2 vols ; 21.2 cm. (8º)
I: xlvii, [1], 463, [1] p., engr. frontis. port., [1] fold. map
II: [2], 512 p.

Translated by Peter Pratt. The supplements are by J. Freinsheim. Volume II colophon: J. Moyes, printer.

Copy Notes This is probably the copy of '[Quintus Curtius] 2 Vols. 8vo' bought from T. & W. Boone on 29 August 1826 for 9s., at the same time as the copy of the Snakenburg edition of 1724 (q.v.). (Priv. Corr. XVI.E.6.12).

Binding C19th calf, thin-thick-thin gilt-ruled boards with rose corner-pieces, thin-thick-thin gilt-ruled spines, red spine-labels, marbled edges to match the endpapers.

Reference Number 5885


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