Gale, Thomas.

IAMBLICHI CHALCIDENSIS ex Coele-Syria, De mysteriis liber. Præmittitur epistola Porphyrii ad Anebonem Ægyptium, eodem argumento. ... anglus græce nunc primum edidit, Latine vertit, & nota adjecit.

Published: Oxonii : e Theatro Sheldoniano

Date: 1678

1st Ed. Sm. folio. [xx] + 316pp. + [viii] Ex.-libris John Holme and Thomas Swanwick, some light browning, period style rebind in full calf, with gilt rule edged raised blind tooled bands and gilt lettered title label to spine.

Note
ESTC R13749 ‘Iamblichou Chalkideos tes koiles Syrias peri mysterion logos’ The first eight words of the title are transliterated from the Greek characters “M2” in the the imprint date is printed using turned Cs. With title-page vignette. Greek and Latin in parallel columns. Includes index. With final errata leaf. Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), I26, Madan, III, 3179.’ Thomas Gale (1635/6–1702), dean of York and antiquary. Gale's numerous important published and unpublished works pay testimony to his wide-ranging interests and the breadth of his knowledge as a classicist.

£550

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