Le Satire di Aulo Persio Flacco e la Satira di Sulpizia. Trasportate al verso Italiano, e con varie annotazioni illustrate da Marco Aurelio Soranzo.

  • Persius
  • In Venezia [Venice]: Dalle Stampe di Antonio Zatta 1778


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8vo, pp. [ii], 249, [1]. Contemporary half sprinkled sheep, speckled boards, spine divided by gilt rolls, orange paper label. Some light foxing at ends. Binding just slightly rubbed. Ownership inscription dated 1915 to flyleaf.


A scarce dual-language edition of the satires of Persius (and those attributed to Sulpicia, a slightly later female Roman satirist), with facing pages of the original Latin and a translation into Italian by Marco Aurelio Soranzo. Worldcat locates only a handful of copies, none in the UK (Harvard, Yale, Copenhagen, and Goettingen).

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