Auction 353 Old & Rare Books - School Prize Bindings

DELFT -- EURIPIDES. Tragoedia Hippolytus, quam, Latino carmine conversam a G. Ratallero, adnot. instruxit L.C. Valckenaer. - Bound with: L.C. VALCKENAER. Diatribe in Euripidis perditorum dramatum reliquias. - Leyden, J. Luzac & J. Le Mair, 1767-68. 2 in 1 vol. (28), 322, (18); (8), 311, (1) pp. W. 1 engr. headpiece. 4°. Cont. vellum w. gilt coat of arms of Delft on both sides, spine raised in compartments and gilt. (Ties fail, prize fails, bind. a bit stained, some foxing/browning).

Dibdin I, 548-9: "… It placed him almost at the head of the best commentators of Euripides at the time living. It is a perfect specimen of careful research, acute emendation, and copious illustration". - Hoffmann II, 78; Schweiger I, 118; Spoelder 528 (Delft 3).

€ 100

result € 130

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