Sylvarum Libri Quinque, Thebaidos Libri Duodecim, Achilleidos Duo.

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Creator

Statius, Publius Papinius.

Title

Sylvarum Libri Quinque, Thebaidos Libri Duodecim, Achilleidos Duo.

Publisher

Venice: Aldus Manutius,

Date

August 1502.

Description

One of the first Aldine warnings against counterfeiters and pirates is found at the end of this edition of the Silver Age Latin poetry of Statius (ca. 45–ca. 96 CE). Below the colophon Aldus gives notice that “no one is allowed to print this without penalty: warning.” From the collection of Sir Thomas Phillipps.

Source

From the collection of G. Scott Clemons.

Citation

Statius, Publius Papinius. , “Sylvarum Libri Quinque, Thebaidos Libri Duodecim, Achilleidos Duo. ,” Grolier Club Exhibitions, accessed June 19, 2018, http://grolierclub.omeka.net/items/show/216.