Title: In P. Terentii Comoedias Sex, Novus Commentarius ex Publicis Praelectionibus Doctissimorum Virorum, Tomus Tertius, 1577
Author: Stephan Reich; Publius Terentius Afer
Publisher: Leipzig, Jakob Apel d. A, Jakob Barwald Erben
A late 16th century edition of Riccius’ commentaries on the Comedies of Terentius, being the third volume of three, written by the Protestant theologian and classical philologist.
This volume has been bound in blind tooled pigskin over wooden boards, with intricate designs and roll stamped border images of various figures. There is one non-functioning clasp.
This volume bears the stamp of the dissolved monastery library Franziskaner Kloster Dettelbach.
One pigskin bound volume in octavo, 350 unnumbered leaves
This volume is in fair shape, with wear and peeling to the binding, with the wooden boards being exposed, making for a unique binding of study. There is some foxing and toning throughout.