The history of Appian of Alexandria, . in two parts. The first consisting of the Punick, Syrian, Parthian, Mithridatick, Illyrian, Spanish, & Hannibalick, wars. The second containing five books of the civil wars of Rome. Made English by J.D.
Appianus of Alexandria (95-c.165)
Place of origin
Belton House, Lincolnshire (Accredited Museum)
,251,,273,p. . fol.. Imperfect: lacking the final blank leaf.. Provenance: Monogram inscription on flyleaf in a 17c. hand: JB [= "Young " Sir John Brownlow]. Bookplates: John Brownlowe, viscount Tyrconnel; Belton House (earl's coronet & crests). Old Belton pressmark on pastedown: 29.. Binding: Panelled sprinkled calf (seventeenth-century).
Makers and roles
Appianus of Alexandria (95-c.165) John Davies (1625-1693) John Dryden (1631-1700)