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Hierocles of Alexandria





HIEROCLES of Alexandria
[Greek title]
Commentarius in Aurea Pythagoreorum carmina.
Paris Nicolaum Nivellium, 1583.
Twelvemo. xxiiii, 247 [i.e. 347], [1] pp.
Woodcut arms of the dedicatee, Francois de la Rochefoucauld-Randon, on the title page.  Woodcut headbands and initial letters.  The Gold Verses are printed in Greek capitals and Hierocles' commentary in lower case Greek.  On facing pages is a Latin translation by Johannes Curterius.
Contemporary limp vellum with title in manuscript on spine.  Old ink ownership inscription on front pastedown; a couple of marginal notes; later printed bookplate.  Occasional light browning.
LAPD DR# 12-0707341  (Case 3-1/12)

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