LONGI PASTORALIUM, DE DAPHNIDE ET CHLOË, LIBRI QUATUOR. Longus.
LONGI PASTORALIUM, DE DAPHNIDE ET CHLOË, LIBRI QUATUOR.
LONGI PASTORALIUM, DE DAPHNIDE ET CHLOË, LIBRI QUATUOR.
LONGI PASTORALIUM, DE DAPHNIDE ET CHLOË, LIBRI QUATUOR.
LONGI PASTORALIUM, DE DAPHNIDE ET CHLOË, LIBRI QUATUOR.

LONGI PASTORALIUM, DE DAPHNIDE ET CHLOË, LIBRI QUATUOR.

Lutetiae Parisiorum [i.e. Amsterdam]: 1754. Small Quarto, 175 pages; VG; bound in period red morocco, triple gilt rule to board edges, elaborate gilt spine, brown label with gilt lettering; top edge of text block gilt; gilt rolls to doublure edges, marbled endpapers; large bookplate removed from front pastedown, replaced with small bookplate; slight cracking to upper rear hinge, mild rubbing;

Bilingual, with Greek on the verso and Latin on the recto; illustrated with 28 of the 29 plates plus a frontispiece, lacking plate 20 with signs it was cut out (Titled 'Liccenion écoute Daphnis et Chloé qui cherchent remede d'Amour'), elaborate vignettes and headpieces;

MW consignment; shelved case 3.

9-3-1322129

Shelved Dupont Bookstore

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NOTES

Daphnis and Chloe is an ancient Greek novel written in the Roman Empire, the only known work of the second-century AD Greek novelist and romance writer Longus.