Full title: Dictionarium latino graecum. Primum diligentia concinnatum: deinde complurium aliorum authorum lucubrationibus multò maxima es parte adauctum & polititùs limatum, fingulis verbis sub iudictum reuocatis.
Solid, firm binding in original vellum parchment. Firm covers. It has a crack in the hinge area, shown in the photo. Minor losses from the cover, shown in the photo.
Interior in good overall condition. A restoration can be seen in the title page.It has no tears or important stains. It’s complete. You can only see a bookworm hole from page 240 to 285. Restorations can be seen in some holes. The last page shows a primary restoration, some text is missing, shown in the photo.
Pages: 1 ff. (title page) + 287 pp. + 1 ff.
Dimensions: 35.5 x 25 x 8.5 cm
Restorations: the exterior binding was resewn with dark brown thread. The interior binding has been reinforced with pure cellulose. The title page was reinforced on the inside with cellulose, and some rice paper was placed between the cover and the section.
The work: It’s one of the most important works of the lexicographical humanism, along with those of Antonio de Nebrija and Robert Estienne.
Ambrogio Calepino carried out an intense work, collected from countless authors, with extensive news of words and sentences that he managed to interpret from Greek and Latin. Calepino's work is a mix of lexicography, encyclopedia of knowledge, dictionary of anthroponyms, place names, etc.
- Numărul de Cărți
- Autor/ Ilustrator
- Ambrogio Calepino
- Titlul Cărții
- Dictionarium Latino Graecum
- Anul de publicație al celui mai vechi articol
- Prima ediție în acest format
- Original language
- Apud Antonium Vicentium