by Virgilii, P. (Virgil)
Text in Latin. The works of Virgil. Edited by John Hawkey. Beginning in 1745, Hawkey, a Trinity College (Dublin) educated classicist, began to publish a series of Latin classics noted for their typography. For Hawkey, see DNB (www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/12660). Includes Virgil's works Bucolica, Georgicon, and Ænidos. Light wear at top and bottom of spine. Some chipping of gilt work. Previous owner's signature on title page. Front hinge cracked. Dedication page possibly missing (see University of Delaware catalogue entry laid in).