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Title: [Opera.] Nova editio. Jos. Scaliger Jul. Caesaris F. recensuit. Eiusdem in eosdem castigationum liber.
Description: Paris, Apud Mamertum Patissonium, in officina Rob. Stephani, 1577. 8vo. (16, 4x9, 2cm). 2 parts in one vol. [xvi], 274, [2 blank], 252, [14 index] pp. Modern black morocco, with raised bands and red morocco title-piece. (ca.200 pages with worming in the lower margin; a few pages waterstained) ¶ Schweiger II.1.79; ¶ Adams C.1154. ¶ Renouard p.179. ¶ "Aldus I liegt zum Grunde ... hat durch seine eignen Aendd. den Text mehr entstellt. Leider ist der Text gewöhnlich nach ihm wiedergedr. word." (Ebert 3760) ¶ First Scaliger edition. Has been the standard edition for long (although not entirely justified by the quality of the text). "His transpositions in Propertius and Tibullus are severly criticised in Haupts Opusc. iii, 34-36. (Sandys II/201)


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