Title: La Pharsale de Lucain, traduite en françois par M. Marmontel de l'Académie Françoise, 1766
Author: Marcus Annaeus Lucanus; M. Marmontel
Publisher: Merlin, Paris
A mid 18th century edition of Lucan's Pharsalia, also known as De Bello Civili (On The Civil War), being the great Roman epic poem on the war between Julius Caesar and Pompey, as well as the Battle of Pharsalia.
This edition is illustrated with ten full page engravings.
Two finely bound volumes in octavo, (LXXIX)+2+304, 415+(4) pages
On note of condition, these volumes are in good shape, with minor wear at the corners, and some wear at the spines and joints. There is minor foxing and staining throughout.