Rutilii Claudii Namatiani De Reditu Suo. Libri Duo. The Home-Coming of Rutilius Claudius Namatianus from Rome to Gaul in the Year 416 A.D.


Edited, with Introduction and notes, critical and explanatory, by Charles Haines Keene. Translated into English verse by George F. Savage-Armstrong. 236pp, one page advertisement, black & white frontispiece photograph with tissue guard (the guard yellowed, with resulting offsetting on title page), 3 further full-page black & white plates. Parallel Latin and English text for 'The Homecoming'. Original cloth (top board slightly bowed, spine faded, some rubbing on extremities, bump and associated crease at top front corner). Edges discoloured. Offsetting on half-title and title pages, and on verso of last leaf. A little very light spotting on margins and versos of plates, and adjacent leaves, otherwise the interior clean and fresh. Gutter at pages 16/17 and 116/117 slightly strained, but binding solid. Very light soiling and owner's name on front free endpaper. Occasional pencil underlining and annotation. Good.

Title: Rutilii Claudii Namatiani De Reditu Suo. Libri Duo. The Home-Coming of Rutilius Claudius Namatianus from Rome to Gaul in the Year 416 A.D.

Author Name: Rutilus Claudius Namatianus: edited by Charles Haines Keene & trans by George F. Savage-Armstrong.

Categories: Classical literature and ancient history,

Publisher: London, George Bell & Sons: 1907

Seller ID: 28124

Keywords: classics latin roman empire rome,