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OVID, (43 B.C.--17 or 18 A.D.)
[Tristia. 1779]
Publii Ovidii Nasonis De tristibus libri V. Interpretatione & notis illustravit Daniel Crispinus, Helvetius, jussu Christianissimi Regis, in usum serenissimi Delphini. Cum indice vocabulorum. Editio sexta, prioribus emendatior.
Londini typis Caroli Rivington, impensis Societatis Stationariorum, 1779.
[4], 156, 159--174, 48 p. ; 18.8 cm. (8°)

First edition of Crispinus's edition appeared in 1703. Pagination skips pp. 157-158; text and register continuous. Title-page printed in red and black. ESTC t153787.

Copy Notes Inscribed in ink at head of front free-endpaper Broomhead Dec. 5th, 1785/ 654 Lines and at foot 32 Less 20./ 14 Lines over. Bought from Thomas Boone for 1s. on 25 Jan. 1804. (Archives 7/3/3). With Boone's price in pencil on front free-endpaper.

Binding C18th sheep, blind double-ruled boards with blind-tooled scalloping along spine edge, blind double-ruled spine. Two alum-tawed sewing supports. Worn ink lettering on spine.

Reference Number 1478


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