Leiden: Johannes du Vivie and Isaak Severinus, 1710. Hardcover. Very Good / No Jacket. Item #76516
Cicero's 'Of Duties', in the edition of Johann Georg Graevius. 18 cm. 19th century prize rebinding, brown calf with gilt stamp on both boards of the arms of the University of Edinburgh superimposed at center of buff colored inner border whose corners have embossed thistle motifs. Gilt decorative spine with red title label. Marbled edges. Marbled endpapers, but front pastedown has been covered with glued white paper on which a lengthy Latin inscription has been written. Hinges and spine show some stress, corners of boards are bumped a bit, and spine is slightly sunned. Still, a handsome copy.