Abraham Hyacinthe Anquetil-Duperron

Anquetil-Duperron, Abraham Hyacinthe

French orientalist (1731-1805). Printed title-page signed. No place or date. 1 p. 8vo.
$ 95 / 80 € (940528/BN940528)

Anquetil-Duperron became known especially for his translation of Avesta. - The printed title-page is from a 1682 edition of "Philosophi & Doctoris Medici, Miscellanearum observationum Libri quatuor, nunquam antehac editi" of Petri Petiti, a doctor and philologist (1617-87). - Some foxing and browning.

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