Title: Amintas. Herderspel van Torquatus Tasso, 1715
Author: Torquato Tasso; Jan Baptista Wellekens
Publisher: t'Amsterdam, by J. Oosterwyk en H. van de Gaete
A scarce early 18th century edition of Torquato Tasso’s play Aminta, Shepherd's Game, with some explanations. Included is a treatise of the shepherd's poem, translated from Italian by Jan Baptista Wellekens.
Worldcat records 15 existing copies of this edition in libraries.
One volume in octavo, (28)+211 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in good shape, with rubbing and wear to the binding, and stress toe the spine and hinges. There is light foxing at the beginning, and virtually no foxing or staining throughout the rest of the volume.