Boston: Hilliard, Gray, and Company, 1840. First Thus. 8vo. 5.75 x 9 in. viii, 364, 160 [notes] pp. Contemporary full mottled calf. Contains Historical Extracts from Herodotus, Thucydides, and Xenophon; Rhetorical Extracts from Lysias, Isocrates, and Demosthenes; Philosophical Extracts from Xenophon, Plato, and Aristotle; Critical Extracts from Aristotle, Dionysius of Halicarnassus, and Longinus; Miscellaneous Extracts from Theophrastus, Polyaenus, Aelian; an Appendix comprised of Polybius; and finally commentary. Text in Greek, with English endnotes. Very good. Scattered foxing and browning throughout; some pages rather clean & bright, some moderately toned or foxed. Front & rear free endpapers replaced, but original pastedowns remain.
This edition rather uncommon, with notes presented now 'in an English dress'.