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    Edward Spelman. The Roman Antiquities of Dionysius Halicarnassensis, Translated into English. [Four volumes]. London: Printed, and sold by the Booksellers of London and Westminster, 1758. Krown & Spellman retail: $1,200. First edition. 4to. 4 vols. lviii, 456, [1], 439, [1], 438, [1], 516, [1] pp.
    Contemporary calf, edges rubbed, rebacked with 2 title labels per spine (3 missing, but clean). Some foxing throughout. From the Krown & Spellman Collection.

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    "A faithful and elegant translation, accompanied with very learned and valuable notes and useful dissertations." - [Dr. Adam Clarke.]

    Edward Spelman was the great-grandson of Sir Henry Spelman.

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    April, 2015
    23rd Thursday
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