ISOCRATES. 436-338 B.C.E.
Orationes et epistolae. [Geneva]: Henri Estienne, 1593. Printed in two columns, Greek with Latin translation. Woodcut printer's device on title-page; woodcut initials and other ornaments. With final blank. Folio (353 x 215 mm). Period vellum, blind-stamped centerpieces to covers, raised spine bands. Mild edge-toning, 4 inch split to upper joint, some wear to extremities, stain to vellum on lower cover.
Attractive copy of Henri Estienne's edition, the final classical work that he produced in folio. Adams I219; Schreiber, Estienne, 225.
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