book by JCR Curtis and Muriel A Curle
of pointless and useless facts. No date
but clearly first part of the 20th century. Blue cloth binding and in very good condition……
our first sentence will account for this.
would recommend this for an insomniac were it not for the necessity of holding
a magnifying glass in order to read it.
Measures 7 x 11 cm (ish)
is just one example to whet your appetite:
Cardinal Mai by removing the second writing on some parchment MSS. recovered
the original; Cicero’s De Republica, pub.
by Mai in 1821, had been covered by a treatise of Lactantius.
we at Cybergrot know that there are lots and lots of scholars out there who
would be charmed to receive this wee book and would drool over the facts