Description
CYNÉGÉTIQUE.
- POETAE LATINI MINORES sive Gratii Falisci cynegeticon. Leiden, Conrad Wishoff and Daniel Goedval, 1731. 2 volumes in one large volume in-4, ivory vellum, double cold-framed, diamond-shaped fleuron in the centre, spine ribbed with the title in ink, speckled edges (Dutch binding at the time).
Thiébaud, col. 748. - Souhart, col. 384.
Anthology of Latin poems about rustic pleasures and hunting, including the Cynegeticon by Gratius Faliscus and those by Némésien.
Beautiful allegorical frontispiece engraved in intaglio by Van Bleyswyck after Van der My.
Pleasant copy in Dutch vellum from the Louis-Alexandre Gitton du Plessis, P. de La Morandière and Comte Corbière libraries.
Some freckles.
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France - 75008 Paris