Les Vies des Hommes Illustres de Plutarque / The Lives of the Illustrious Men of Plutarch – year 1778
Contemporary Leather binding – brown leather with gold and tooling on the spine The binding is in very good condition with light wear on the corners, and some curious worm damage on the boards The hinges are strong, no loose pages, and the book can be read without fear of falling apart.
The volume is the last of 12. A rare collection to find today- looking at the lives of illustrious Roman and Greek men whom Plutarch puts in comparison. The author also includes a list of those he could not present, because they were lost.
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