Dictionarium Graecum.

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Creator

Crastonus, Johannes.

Title

Dictionarium Graecum.

Publisher

Venice: Aldus Manutius,

Date

December 1497.

Description

This Greek dictionary of Johannes Crastonus (ca. 1420–ca. 1498) would have been an important tool for a student learning the Greek language. Crastonus’s dictionary is complemented by Aldus’s own Latin-Greek dictionary and a long preface to students on how to use the text. The volume was edited by Marcus Musurus (ca. 1470–1517), a frequent contributor to Aldine publications. Bound by Ridge & Storr of Grantham in red goatskin for Sir John Hayford Thorold (1773–1831) of Syston Park.

Source

From the collection of G. Scott Clemons.

Citation

Crastonus, Johannes. , “Dictionarium Graecum. ,” Grolier Club Exhibitions, accessed September 24, 2018, https://grolierclub.omeka.net/items/show/169.