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Praedium Rusticum. Nova Editio Caeteris Emendatior.

By: VANIERE, Jacob (Jacobi VANIERII).

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Paris:, Jos. Barbou, 1774.: 1774

Seller ID: LV2001


Small 8vo. Collation: a8, A-2D8. Pagination: xvi, 427, [5] pp. Engraved frontispiece by Gravelot and De Longueil, printer's device on title, engraved head and tail pieces. Modern full calf, blind tooled border, gilt-stamped red morocco spine label, all edges gilt, recent endpapers; moderate browning and foxing, notch in bottom margin of E3, with no effect on text. Very nice copy. Vaniere (1664-1739), some-times called "the Virgil of France", became a Jesuit and a highly regarded late Latin poet who was professor and rector of schools belonging to the Jesuits in Montpellier, Toulouse, ... View more info