Title: Gerardi Joannis Vossii de historicis Graecis libri IV, 1651
Author: Gerardus Joannes Vossius
Publisher: Lugduni Batavorum, Ex Officina Ioannis Maire
Condition: Very Good
A mid 17th century edition of Vossius’s Greek History in Four Books, originally published in 1601.
On Vossius himself, the historian of antiquities and heresies had produced several scholarly works dealing with these subjects in his lifetime, bearing an influence on the development of the Dutch school system similar to that which Melanchthon had previously exercised in Germany.
There is an ex-libris mark for a Markus, dated 1846.
One vellum bound volume in quarto, (10)+549+(54) pages
One note of condition, this volume is in very good shape, with little rubbing or wear on the binding. There is minor worming present at the top right margin near the end from page 467 onwards, with minor dampstaining present on the several pages near the end of the index. There is minor foxing throughout.