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Written by Herodotus (Greek, born Bodrum, Turkey (Halicarnassus) (?) ca. 484 BCE–ca. 430–20 BCE)
Published by Johannes and Gregorius de Gregoriis (Italian, active Venice, ca. 1480–ca. 1515)
Design of woodcuts attributed to Benedetto Bordone (Italian, Padua ca. 1455/60–1530 Padua, active mainly Venice from 1488)
Published in:
March 8, 1494
Printed book with woodcut frontispiece within ornamental woodcut border.
12 1/16 × 8 9/16 × 1 in. (30.7 × 21.8 × 2.6 cm)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Jacob H. Schiff Bequest, 1922
Accession Number:
Not on view
Hain II.8472; Prieber 4536; Essling 735, Dyson Perrin 77
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