Folio, title printed in red and black, woodcut vignette on title, woodcut head- and tail-pieces and initials; parallel text in Greek and Latin, printed in double columns; occasional light stains in margins, but a good copy in contemporary mottled calf gilt, gilt arms on sides, neatly rebacked, with the bookplate of Henry Harcourt Horn.
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Brunet IV 455; Graesse V 177.
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