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VIRGIL. Les georgiques de virgile, traduites en vers francais par de lille. Edition a laquelle on a joint le texte latin, avec les notes et les variantes.

A Paris. Chez Bleuet, [1794].
8vo. 384pp. Parallel Latin and French text. With a half-title, an engraved frontispiece, and four engraved plates. Bound in contemporary tree-calf, contrasting black morocco lettering-piece, spine richly gilt. Lightly rubbed. Inked ownership initials to FEP, internally clean and crisp.
A handsomely bound copy of a late eighteenth-century edition of French poet Jacques Delille's (1738-1813) translation of Classical Roman poet Publius Vergilius Maro's (70-19BC) agricultural epic, the Georgics.
£ 100.00 Antiquates Ref: 18374