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Author: Arnold, Christoph:

Title: Lingua Latinae Ornatus. [...] Editio altera correctior, cum indice.

Publication: Norimbergae [Nuremberg]: Typis ac Sumptibus Michaelis Endteri. 1663.

Description: 12mo., pp. [xxiv] 390 [i.e. 396], [xxxiv], 59. Substantial worming to blank area of half-title, mostly gone by title (two or three characters lost) and reduced to just one spot by third leaf with none afterwards, one small repair to margin of first text leaf (touching a couple of characters) and corner of pp. 15-16 torn away affecting one or two words, a touch of dustsoiling elsewhere. Contemporary vellum boards, soiled and marked, no f.f.e.p., hinges a bit strained. Later ink notes to half-title and upper pastedown.

The popular handbook for teaching Latin written by the poet and scholar Christoph Arnold (1627-1685), first published in 1657.

Bibliography: VD17 23:282750S.

Reference Number: [29955]

Price: £200

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