Friday, November 11, 2011
Gruterus: Florilegium Ethico-Politicum
Florilegium Ethico-Politicum by Janus Gruterus (1611)
In addition to Latin proverbs, it also includes Greek proverbs (with Latin translations) along with the proverbs of various European countries. The first volume contains appx. 300 pages of Latin and Greek proverbs, followed by notes by Gruterus. The second volume contains appx. 200 pages of additional Latin and Greek proverbs with notes by Gruterus, along with proverbs from other European countries.