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Prokopiou Kaisareōs Tōn kat'auton Historiōn biblia oktō = Procopii Caesariensis Historiarvm svi temporis libri VIII

 
HOLLIS Number
Contributors
Procopius
Publication
Parisiis: È Typographia regia, 1661-1663

Description

Digital Facsimile:

Vol. 1 Vol. 2

2 v. : ill. (engraving) ; 43 cm. (fol.)

Tomus 1: Operum Procopii Cæsariensis, t. 1 with separate t.p.: "[Prokopiou Kaisareós tōn kat'auton historiōn biblia oktō]. = Procopii Cæsariensis Historiarum sui temporis libri VIII. Interprete Claudio Maltreto Aniciensi, Societatis Iesu presbytero: a quo supplementis auct sunt Vaticanis, & in locis aliquot emendati. Parisiis, e Typographia Regia. M. DC. LXII."

Tomus. 2 is in three parts, each with separate t.p., pagination and register. Pt. 1 has title "[Prokopiou Kaisareōs Peri tōn tou despotou Ioustinianou Ktismatōn logio hex]. = Procopii Caesariensis De aedificiis Dn. Iustiniani libri sex. Auctiores quam ante & emendatiores. Interprete Claudio Maltreto Aniciensi Societatis Iesu presbytero. Tomi II. pars prior. Parisiis, e Typographis Regia. M. DC. LXIII"; pt. 2 has title: "[Prokopiou Kaisareōs Anekdota]. = Procopii Caesariensis Arcana historia. Qui est liber nonus Historiarum. Ex Bibliotheca Vaticana Nicolaus Alemannus protulit, Latinè reddidit, notis illustrauit. Recognouit, varias lectiones adiecit, & lacunas ferè omnes impleuit Claudius Maltretus Aniciensis, è Societatis Iesu. Tomi II. pars posterior. Parisiis, e Typographia Regia. M. DC. LXIII"; pt. 3 has title: "[Nikēphorou Kaisaros tou Bryenniou Hylē Historias]. = Nicephori Caesaris Bryennii Commentarii de rebus Byzantinis. Prodeunt nunc primum opera & studio Petri Possini e Soc. Iesu. Parisiis, e Typographia Regia. M. DC. LXI."

Tomus 2 has preliminary half-title leaf reading "Procopii Caesariensis viri illustris Anecdota" (apparently printed on leaf p4 of v. 2 pt. 1).
Colophon at end of tomus 2, pt. 2: Parisiis, In Typographia Regia, curante Sebastiano Cramoisy, Regis ac Reginae architypographo. M. DC. LXIII. Colophon at end of Commentaries: Parisiis, In Typographia Regia, curante Sebastiano Cramoisy, Regis ac Reginae architypographo. M. DC. LXI.

Signatures: tomus 1. ã⁴ ẽ⁴ A-Pppp⁴; t. 2. ã² a-o⁴ p1, 2.3; p4, ã⁴ A-C⁴ a-x⁴ y⁶ z-bb⁴ *bb⁶ cc-nn⁴ mm⁶ (mm6 blank); ã⁴ ẽ⁴ ĩ² A-O⁴ P⁶ (P6 blank).

Engraved device of the Imprimerie royale on t.p.'s; engraved head- and tail-pieces; initials; marginal notes.

Volume 2 of the Corpus Byzantinae historiae.

Includes indexes.

 

Language

Greek, Ancient (to 1453), Latin
 

Subject

Justinian -- I, -- Emperor of the East, -- 483?-565.; Byzantine Empire -- History -- Justinian I, 527-565.; Byzantine Empire -- History -- Early works to 1800.