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VIRGIL
[Bucolica. English & Latin. 1812. Advertisement.]
A school-Virgil: whereby boys will acquire ideas as well as words; masters be saved the necessity of any explanation; and the Latin language obtained in the shortest time. By Robert John Thornton, M.D. ... Stereotyped and printed by David Cock and Co. Printed for and published by J. Hearne, ...
[London]: [1812].
[4] p. ; 22.2 cm. (8º)

Dr Thornton's edition of Virgil's Bucolics was published in 1812. The price bound was 8 shillings. It was also available with 'several Hundred Wood-Cuts of the finest execution (most of the ideas of Virgil being pictured)' for 12 shillings; these were also for sale separately for 4 shillings.

Copy Notes Bound as issued at the front of a copy of The European Magazine for November 1812 (q.v. copy 5).

Reference Number 6655


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