[Geneva:]: Jean Crespin, 1569-1570.
First thus. Woodcut title borders. Woodcut head- and tailpieces, initials and ornaments. Text in Greek and Latin. 16mo. Modern blind-ruled calf Adams P-1691. Provenance: Signet Library (inscription to verso of front free endpaper). Item #304783
Anthology of Greek and early Christian poetry by Hesiod, Theocritus, Bion, Moschus and others, edited by Jean Crespin and first published by him in Geneva in 1569-70, this volume displays elegant Greek and Latin typography in a fine, small typeface.
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