Oct 24, 2019 - Sale 2521

Sale 2521 - Lot 10

Estimate: $ 800 - $ 1,200
ATHENAGORAS. Apologia pro Christianis . . . Eiusdem, De resurrectione mortuorum. Greek text with Latin translations by Conrad Gesner and Pieter Nanning, respectively. 208 pages. 8vo, 168x102 mm, early 19th-century tan calf, flat spine attractively gilt with morocco lettering pieces; contents lightly toned, small rust stain on C1 affecting a few words. [Geneva]: Henri Estienne, 1557

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first edition of the main apologetic writings of a 2nd-century Greek philosopher and convert to Christianity. GLN-2020; Hoffmann I, 399; Schreiber 140.