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    Johann Philipp Pfeiffer. Antiquitatum Graecarum Gentilium Sacrarum, Politicarum, Militarium, & Oeconomicarum. Eâ methodô, quâ par est, congestarum, in quo opere omnia ferè, quae ad communem vitam faciunt, continentur, & multa praeterea obscura loca S. Scripturarum, Aristotelis, & aliorum autorum explicantur : cum praefatione & indicibus locupletissimis. Regiomantanus [Kaliningrad, Russia] & Liepzig, Henrich Boye, 1707. Krown & Spellman retail: $250. Second Edition. 4to. (-2)(4,A-5O4,5P2. (I6),773,(78)pp. Contemporary paste-paper covered boards, worn, some of the spine lost; paper toned, some foxing. John Pickering's copy son of Timothy Pickering numerous annotations. Folding Frontispiece of author and engraved frontispiece. From the Krown & Spellman Collection.

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    Pfeiffer (1645-1695) of Nuremberg,studied in Altdorf, Jena, Wittemberg, Helmstadt and Leipzig. He was a professor of Greek language  at Konigsburg and canon of Gutstadt.He first published these essays on ancient Greece in 1695.

    Brunet, 29131.OCLC: 26637903.



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