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[PETRONE] TITUS PETRONIUS ARBITER.
La Satyre de Petrone, Traduit en François avec le Texte Latin, Suivante le Nouveau Manuscrit Trouve à Bellegarde en 1688. Ouvrage Complet, Contenant les galanteries & les débauches de l'Empereur Neron, et de ses Favoris; Avec des Remarques Curieuses, Et une Table des Principales Matières. Enrichi de Figures en Taille Douce.

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pp. (lxxxii), 407, (i) blank. Frontispiece, 2 engraved plates; (x), 454. Frontispiece, 7 engraved plates. [The bifolium *5 v.I is misbound and the two leaves are split by the misbinding of the 4 leaves of preliminary gathering * v.II]. The frontispieces identical, parallel Latin and French texts. Contemporary calf, spines gilt in panels with twin labels, spine edges rubbed and beginning to split at the ends, corners a touch worn, top corner of one plate in v.II torn with slight loss not affecting the image, one leaf in v.II torn at the bottom edge margin without loss, with the heraldic book-plates of the EARLS OF BRADFORD, at Weston Park.

Pierre Groth. Cologne.

Date Published: 1694. 2 volumes. 12mo.

Stock No. 62212

Price: £95.00

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