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[Simon Goulart]; Du Bartas, Guillaume de Salluste; Lodge, Thomas
A Learned Summary Upon the Famous Poeme of William of Saluste Lord of Bartas. Wherin Are Discovered All the Excellent Secretts in Metaphysicall Physicall, Morall, and Historicall Knowledge. Fitt for the Learned to Refresh Theire Memories, and for Younger Students to Abreviat and Further Theire Studies: Wherin Nature Is Discovered, Art Disclosed, and History Layd Open. Translated Out of the French by T. L. D. M. P.
London: Printed for Iohn Grismand, 1621. First Edition. Hardcover. Item #25590 [26], 317 (but actually 315), [11], 182, 185-264, [12]pp. Recent chocolate brown half calf over marbled boards, blind tooling on the sides, spine with five raised bands, gold lettering and decorations. Engraved title in compartments representing the history of creation by Simon van de Passe, head-pieces, initials and tail-pieces, text enclosed in borders. Index and errata for the first and second week at end. The English translation of Simon Goulart's Commentaires et annotations sur la semaine de la création du monde de G. de Saluste, sieur du Bartas. Title page edges and fore edges of eleven leaves skillfully repaired. Sporadic foxing, an occasional spot and minor soiling, previous owner's name in ink on title. A very good copy. ; Folio. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Parigi Books [Schenectady, New York, US]
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