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Synesius Cyrenensis

Opera — Paris 1553

1.600 €

[Opera] — Paris, Adrianus Turnebus (Adrien Turnèbe) , 1553.

First edition

Folio (288 x 200mm). *2 A-K6 L8 a-h6 i4: 134, (2), 100, (3) pp. Printed in Greek. First few leaves partly detached, light browning to outer margins. Contemporary vellum, ms title on spine.

Provenance: 1.) Ms Italian motto Nudo si, ma contento in upper margin of title.

2.) Andrew Fletcher of Saltoun (1653?-1716): Fletcher on rear pastedown.

P. J. M. Willems, Bibliotheca Fletcheriana … Wassenaar 1999, p. 213, no. *096.08 Theol.; Hoffmann III, 464; Adams S 2206.

Contents:

Περὶ βασιλείας … / De regno …

Δίον … / Dion, sive de suae vitae ratione

Ψαλάκρας ἐνγκώμιον / Calvitij laudatio

Περὶ προνοίας … / De providentia, seu aegyptius

Ὁμιλία ἐν πολυηγύρει / Concio quaedam panegyrica

Περὶ ἐνυπνίων … / De insomniis … (with the commentary by Nikephoros Gregoras)

Ἐπιστολαί / Epistolae