Title: Les Six comédies de Térence, très excellent poète comique, avec les fleurs, phrases, sentences et manières de parler très excellentes dudict autheur mises en la fin de chacune scène. Le tout, latin et françois correspondant l'un à l'autre, en faveur des jeunes enfans désireux de la pureté et intelligence de la langue latine, 1574
Author: Terence; Jean Bourlier
Publisher: Claude Micard, Paris
An extremely scarce 16th century edition of the Comedies of Terrence. The text is printed in double columns, with both Latin and French translations. This edition was originally published as a learning aid for students learning Latin in French school. The translator Bourlier has inserted an introduction with his personal comments on the Comedies.
Worldcat records only one copy of this edition in libraries.
One volume in 16mo, (8)+365 leaves
On note of condition, this volume is in good shape, with minor wear and rubbing to the edges and spine, and light peeling to the rear board. There is light trimming to the upper margins, though not affecting the text. There is minor foxing and staining throughout.