1681 Du Cagne Glossarium Mediae Numismatics Greek Byzantine Empire COINS Folios

Du CAGNE, Charles Du Fresne

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Du Cagne was a 17th-century French philologist known for his historical writings on the Middle Ages and the Byzantine Empire. His most important work was his ‘Glossarium Mediae,’ a pioneering work on Latin and Greek vocabulary and numismatics. This book became one of the landmark works on the development of the study of classical languages and linguistics. 

 

This impressive three-volume set features full-page engravings showing Greek and Byzantine figures, coins and medals, and language keys. Printed in 1681, this edition includes an added engraved title page, double column formatting, and red and black inks on the title.

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1681 Du Cagne Glossarium Mediae Numismatics Greek Byzantine Empire COINS Folios

 

Du Cagne was a 17th-century French philologist known for his historical writings on the Middle Ages and the Byzantine Empire. His most important work was his ‘Glossarium Mediae,’ a pioneering work on Latin and Greek vocabulary and numismatics. This book became one of the landmark works on the development of the study of classical languages and linguistics. 

 

This impressive three-volume set features full-page engravings showing Greek and Byzantine figures, coins and medals, and language keys. Printed in 1681, this edition includes an added engraved title page, double column formatting, and red and black inks on the title.

 

Item number: #2264

Price: $950

 

Du CAGNE, Charles Du Fresne

 

Caroli Du Fresne, domini Du Cange, regi à consiliis, & Franciæ apud ambianos quæstoris, Glossarium ad scriptores mediæ & infimæ Latinitatis : in quo Latina vocabula novatæ significationis, aut usus rarioris, barbara & exotica explicantur, eorum notiones & originationes reteguntur: complures ævi medii ritus & mores, legum, consuetudinum municipalium, & jurisprudentiæ recentioris formulæ, & obsolatæ voces: utriusq ; [ue] ordinis, ecclesiastici & laïci, dignitates & officia, & quam plurima alia observatione digna recensentur, enucleantur, illustrantur. E libris editis, ineditis, aliisque monumentis cum publicis, tum privatis. Accedit dissertatio De imperatorum Constantinopolitanorum, seu de inferioris ævi, vel imperii, uti vocant, numismatibus.

 

Francofurti ad Moenum : Impensis Johannis Davidis Zunneri, typis Balthasaris Christophori Wustii., M DC LXXXI. [1681].

 

Details:

  • Collation: Complete with all pages; 3 volume set
    • I – [6], 172, 1372
    • II – [2], 824, [2], 808
    • III – [2], 1552, [4], 72
    • Illustrated with 17 engravings
  • Provenance: Armorial Bookplate – Charles de Baschi, Marquis D’Aubais
    • Famous 18th century bibliophile with a respected personal library of over 40,000 titles.
  • Language: Latin
  • Binding: Leather; tight & secure
  • Size: ~14.25in X 8.75in (36cm x 22.5cm)
  • Very rare with no other example for sale worldwide at present

 

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2264

Category

Authors

Du CAGNE, Charles Du Fresne

Printing Date

17th Century

Language

Latin

Binding

Leather

Book Condition

Excellent

Collation

Complete