President Truman on freedom, peace, prosperity and international cooperationTRUMAN, HARRY
PLINY THE YOUNGER (PLINIUS CAECILIUS SECUNDUS, CAIUS)
Epistolarum libri X. Eiusdem Panegyricus Traiano Dictus
THE ESTIENNE EDITION of the letters of Pliny the Younger (A.D. 61-113). Pliny is one of the three earliest non-Christian writers to mention Christ and the Christians.
Quarto (240 x 170mm). Woodcut Estienne printer’s device on title-page. Woodcut ornamental initials and headpieces. 19th-century tan calf, decorated in blind; joints split near top but holding. Hinges reinforced; occasional unobtrusive early underlining, scholarly notations and marginalia. This edition was printed by Paul Estienne (Paulus Stephanus), a member of the eminent Estienne (Stephanus) dynasty of French scholar-printers, and the son and successor of the great Henri Estienne.