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Diodori Siculi Bibliothecae historicae libri XVII: PB 18-2022

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Diodori Siculi Bibliothecae historicae libri XVII
Diodori Sicvli Bibliothecae historicae libri XVII


Author: Diodorus, Siculus
Translator: Bracciolini, Poggio
Printer: Gryphius, Sebastianus



1127p ; 13cm (16mo).

Imperfect: wanting t.p.
Translated by Poggio Bracciolini.
Binding: contemporary Lyons g.t. brown calf, with a design of strapwork and masks; a.e.g.


History note: From the library of Ch. Fairfax Murray ... presented October 1917 (bk. label) on front paste-down e.p. Ms. inscr. on front free e.p.: 'Charles F. Murray from W.M.' Ms. inscr. on front free e.p.: 'Josepheo Noel hoc opus ... datum fuit ... Samuele Singer 1804.'.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1917) by Murray, Charles Fairfax


Production date: AD 1552 : [Lugd.] : Apud Seb. Gryphum Lugd., 1552.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 18-2022
Primary reference Number: 308133
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Created: Thursday 5 May 2022 Updated: Thursday 5 May 2022 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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