The history of Dion Cassius abridg'd by Xiphilin : Containing the most considerable passages under the Roman emperors, from the time of Pompey the Great, to the reign of Alexander Severus. In two volumes / Done from the Greek by Mr. Manning.

By: Dio Cassius, ca.150-235
Contributor(s): Xiphilinus, Joannes, the Younger | Manning, Francis, fl. 1688-1716 | Witt, George, 1804-1869 [former owner.]
Language: English Original language: Greek, Ancient (to 1453) Publisher: London : Printed for A. and J. Churchill, in Paternoster-Row, 1704.Description: 2 v. in one ; 20 cm.Uniform titles: Roman history. English Subject(s): Classical literature | Rome -- History -- Empire, 30 B.C.-284 A.D. -- Early works to 1800Ownership: From the library of George Witt, 1804-1869
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Translated from Greek.

Pagination: vol. 1: [22], 407, [1]; v. 2: [8], 375, [1] p.

Each volume has separate t.p. Signatures, catchwords.

Vol. 1 dedicated to Charles Earl of Orrery; v. 2 to Sir Richard Temple.

ANTHRO copy lacks original t.p., replaced by handwritten t.p.

ESTC, T130908

From the library of George Witt, 1804-1869. UkLoBM