RÉFLEXIONS MORALES DE L'EMPEREUR MARC ANTONIN ....

Paris: L'Imprimerie de Didot Jeune / Chez Saugrain, AN IX. - (1800). 406pp. plus two plates. Folio (35 x 27cm). 19th century quarter gilt morocco and herringbone textured boards, fore and bottom edges untrimmed. Binding edgeworn, with split at lower 8cm of upper joint, front inner hinge cracking, occasional marginal smudging, with shallow tidemark in lower edge of last two leaves; plates somewhat foxed. Just a sound copy. Item #WRCLIT69456

An imposing printing of the Dacier translation, accompanied by two plates engraved by Simmonet and Danbrun after drawings by Moreau le Jeune. This is one of the standard copies, with the plates in final state. MAHÉRAULT 216. COHEN-DE RICCI, P.84.

Price: $185.00