Martin Bladen, Trans C. Julius Caesar’s Commentaries of His Wars in Gaul, and Civil War with Pompey London: J. Fuller, J. Rivington, W. Owen, Etc. Eighth edition, revised and corrected, 1770. Translated from the original Latin by Martin Bladen. To Which Is Added, a Supplement to His Commentary of His Wars in Gaul; As Also, Commentaries of the Alexandrian, African, and Spanish Wars. By Aulus Hirtius, or Oppius, &c. With the Author’s Life. Adorned with Sculptures from the Designs of the Famous Palladio . Bound in full contemporary calf, rebacked. Octavo, 430 pgs. plus indexes, 12 clean, intact fold-out maps. Internally very clean, with minimal foxing and no writing or markings of any kind. This copy belonged to Rev Henry Collet with his bookplates. Collet’s ancestors founded the St Paul’s School, London.
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