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
Saltram, Devon (Accredited Museum)
,251,,273,p. . fol.. Lacks final (blank) leaf. Old shelf-mark: X.6.9.. Provenance: Bookplate - Earl of Morley 9pasted over earlier plate).. Binding: Blind tooled sheep. Gold tooled spine. Bookmark of green plaited silk thread attached at head.
At Saltram House by 1951 and included in the list of books offered to the Commissioners of Inland Revenue in part payment of Death Duty by the executors of Edmund Robert Parker (1877-1951), 4th Earl of Morley.
Makers and roles
Appianus of Alexandria (95-c.165) John Davies (1625-1693) John Dryden (1631-1700)