Title: Plutarchi Cheronaei Philosophi et Historici Vitae Comparatae Illustrium Virorum Graecorum & Romanorum, 1567. Tomus Tertius
Publisher: Lugdvni, Apud Antonium Gryphium,
A mid 16th century edition of Plutarch’s Lives, being the third volume of three. This volume contains the lives of Alexander to Otho, and Aemilius Probus’s abbreviation of Nepos’ Lives of the Eminent Commanders.
This volume has been bound in blind stamped pigskin over wooden boards. There are tooled decorations to the center of the covers. There are roll stamped border icons.
One pigskin bound volumes in 32mo, 17-769+64 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in good shape, with some rubbing and staining to the binding. The first quire of 16 pages is lacking, including the title page. There is some light damp staining to the lower right margins.