The works of Cornelius Tacitus; . with an essay on his life and genius, notes, supplements, &c.
Cornelius Tacitus (c.55-after 115)
Place of origin
Wimpole, Cambridgeshire (Accredited Museum)
8v. . fold. maps . 8vo.. Former shelfmarks: Ii/3 (in pencil), Ii.9.27-34 (ink).. Provenance: Armorial bookplate (after 1754) in each vol.: Philip, Earl of Hardwicke. [i.e. Philip Yorke, 1st Earl of Hardwicke (1690-1764), created Baron Hardwicke, 1733, and Earl of Hardwicke, 1754].. Binding: Eighteenth-century calf bindings; single gilt fillet border; gilt roll on board edges; blind and gold-tooled spines.
Makers and roles
Cornelius Tacitus (c.55-after 115) Arthur Murphy (1727-1805)