(HOMER) VILLOISON, JEAN-BAPTISTE GASPARD D'ANSSE DE
Homeri Ilias ad veteris codicis Veneti fidem recensita.... Venice: Typis et sumptibus Fratrum Coleti, 1788.
Modern rebinding, with ornamental half-leather over cloth boards (40 cm. tall). Contents collated as complete, with Prolegomena in Latin (i-lx), followed by 120 and 532 numbered pages, with text and commentary in Greek.
A scholarly edition published after Villoison's discovery of the tenth century codex known as Venetus A, featuring ancient scholia and marginalia.
Estimate $ 600-800
Property from the University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois