Title: Casparis Barlaei Orationum Liber: accesserunt alia nonnulla varii & amoenioris argumenti. Editio secunda, 1652
Author: Caspar Barlaeus
Publisher: Amstelodami, Apud Ioannem Blaeu
Condition: Very Good
An early 17th century pocket edition of the Orations of Caspar Barlaeus, along with other subjects.
A Renaissance humanist, theologian, poet and historian, Barlaeus wrote numerous volumes of Latin poetry, which were extremely popular, and was also involved in cartography and history.
There is a library stamp on the first free endpaper.
One vellum bound volume in 32mo, (12)+516 pages
This volume is in very good shape, with minor rubbing and wear to the binding. There is very little foxing or staining throughout. The rear pastedown is lacking.