M. ANNAEI SENECAE RHETORIS, Suasoriae, Controversiae, cum Declamationum Excerptis. Ex ultima Andreae Schotti recensione. Tomus Tertius. Lucius Annaeus . Schottus Seneca, Andreas, ca. 55 B. C. - ca.. 39 A. D., 1552 - 1629.

M. ANNAEI SENECAE RHETORIS, Suasoriae, Controversiae, cum Declamationum Excerptis. Ex ultima Andreae Schotti recensione. Tomus Tertius.

Lugdun. Batavor: Ex Officina Elsevitiana, 1639. 1st edition thus. Not in Willems (who notes a 1640 edition, cf. 508). Berghman, in his supplement to Willims, discusses the 1639 publication in entry 673 (for the 1649 edition). 442, [154] pp. T.p. printer's device. Head-- tailpieces. Decorative initial capital letters. 24mo: A - 2B12. Last leaf blank. 13.5 cm x 7 cm. Period full vellum binding, yapp edges, with hand-inked title to spine crown. Binding a bit aged. A few unobtrusive ex-lib markings to prelims. Early annotations/pos to eps & t.p., which has had 'Tomus Tertius' erased. Lacking rfep & rear hinge paper starting. Withal, a VG copy. Item #28278

Stand-alone 3rd volume of the 1639 - 1640 Elzevir edition of the works of Seneca the Elder & Younger; the first 2 volumes contain the works of Seneca the Younger, while this volume contains the works of his father. Additionally, this volume includes 2 indexes, the first covering vols. 1-2 & the 2nd for this 3rd volume.

Price: $275.00