Title: Historia Mulierum Philosophorum, 1690
Author: Gilles Menage
Publisher: Lugduni, apud Anissionos
A late 17th century first edition of Menage’s Historia Mulierum Philosophorum, an extensive history of women philosophers, gleaned from the writings of the ancients. The work itself is structured as a dictionary of these philosophers, producing biographies for each of them.
One finely bound volume in 12mo, 130+(26)+80+(15) pages
On note of condition, this volume is in good shape, with rubbing and wear to the binding, and some stress to the hinges. There is light foxing throughout.