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Appianus, of Alexandria.
Appianou Alexandreōs Rōmaikōn.
Lvtetiae : Typis regiis, cura ac diligentia Caroli Stephani., 1551
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Appianus, of Alexandria.; Robert Estienne; Charles Estienne; Claude Garamond
|Notes:||Title romanized from Greek; text in Greek.
Edited by Robert and Charles Estienne.
Estienne's basilisk device as King's printer for Greek texts on t.p.
Page  at end blank.
Printed in the three fonts of Claude Garamond's "grecs du roi", with foliated and grotesque initials and head-pieces.
There are at least three states of the title page known to exist. One state has the E of "Ex Bibliotheca regia" set to the left below the I in "Illyrica"; the imprint date set, "M.D.L.I." Another state has the E as in the preceding, with the imprint date set, "M.D. LI." A third state has the E set under the Y of "Illyrica"; the imprint date set, "M.D. LI."
HRC has a copy of each state. Copy 1 is the first state described, copy 2 is the second, and a third copy is the third state.
|Description:||393,  p. ; 35 cm. (fol.)|
|Other Titles:||Romanarum historiarum.|