Gratii Falisci Cynegeticon, cum poematio cognomine M.A. Olympii Nemesiani Carthaginensis: notis perpetuis, variisq[ue] lectionibus adornavit Thomas Johnson, M.A. Accedunt Hier. Fracastorii Alcon, Carmen pastoritium: Jo. Caii, Angli, de Canibus libellus: ut & opusculum vetu Kynosophion dict. seu, de Cura canum, incerto auctore. Grattius, 63 BC-AD 14.
Gratii Falisci Cynegeticon, cum poematio cognomine M.A. Olympii Nemesiani Carthaginensis: notis perpetuis, variisq[ue] lectionibus adornavit Thomas Johnson, M.A. Accedunt Hier. Fracastorii Alcon, Carmen pastoritium: Jo. Caii, Angli, de Canibus libellus: ut & opusculum vetu Kynosophion dict. seu, de Cura canum, incerto auctore
Gratii Falisci Cynegeticon, cum poematio cognomine M.A. Olympii Nemesiani Carthaginensis: notis perpetuis, variisq[ue] lectionibus adornavit Thomas Johnson, M.A. Accedunt Hier. Fracastorii Alcon, Carmen pastoritium: Jo. Caii, Angli, de Canibus libellus: ut & opusculum vetu Kynosophion dict. seu, de Cura canum, incerto auctore

Gratii Falisci Cynegeticon, cum poematio cognomine M.A. Olympii Nemesiani Carthaginensis: notis perpetuis, variisq[ue] lectionibus adornavit Thomas Johnson, M.A. Accedunt Hier. Fracastorii Alcon, Carmen pastoritium: Jo. Caii, Angli, de Canibus libellus: ut & opusculum vetu Kynosophion dict. seu, de Cura canum, incerto auctore.

London: Car. Harper, 1699.

First Johnson edition. title printed in red and black. [8], 201, [7] p. 8vo ( 6 1/4 x 3 1/2 inches). Bound in contemporary speckled calf, original label on spine, joints a bit cracked. Signed E. Lib Guil. Wynne Wing  G1582; ESTC R24352; Schwerdt I, P. 217. Item #312012

In addition to Grattius's ancient poem on hunting annotated by Thomas Johnson, this edition also includes Fracastoro's (1478-1553) Alcon, Caius's (1510-1573) De Canibus Britannicis, on the raising of British hunting dogs; and Demetrius Pepagomenus's (1200-1300) Cynosophium Liber de Cura Canum

A collection of works on the use, management and care of dogs.
  Title page in red and black.
  The word "Kynosophion" on title page is in Greek characters.
  Each work preceeded by a divisional title page on leaves G5r, K3r, L1r, M6v, and M7r.
  "Cynosophium. Liber de cura canum" in Greek and Latin on facing pages.

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