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Platonism. PLATO. Opere

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Platonism. PLATO. Opere
 Platonism. PLATO. Opere di Platone tradotte da Dardi Bembo gentiluomo veneziano cogli argomenti, e note del Serano. Volume primo [-terzo]
Venezia, G. Bettinelli, 1742-1743

3 vols., large 4to, 270x195 mm.; sewing binding, title written on the spine. Printer's device on title page of the three vol depicting a bearded man sitting in his right hand raised a phoenix and in the left a book. In the first vol. a copper plate folded out text. Fine copy with wide margins.

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Second edition of Bembo's translation. The political and literary Bembo belonging to the famous Venetian patrician family was known in literary terms as a serious translator and capable of Plato's works. The work is furthermore enriched by the Serano records, which essentially contain almost all the doctrine of the Greek philosopher.