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Martial: Primus Romana Crispus in historia. C. Sallutius Crispus 1675


Martial: Hic erit, ut perhibent doctorum corda vivorum, Primus Romana Crispus in historia.
Cum Vetrum Historicorum Fragmentis, editio Novissima.

By Caius Sallustius Crispus (known as Sallust), 1675 - he was a Roman politician and historian.

These are fragments of his most important work on the history of Rome, not all of which survived.

Published Amsterdam, Janssonio Waesbergiana, 1675.

Hardback with original calf leather covers. The covers are now detached, with the spine remaining attached to the text block. Text block is in very good condition with minor age discoloration and wear and occasional scholarly pencil annotations. Illustrated title page + 13pp prelims + 310pp + 34pp.

Text in Latin.

Approximate dimensions: 13.6cm high x 7.8cm wide x 2.5cm deep.