Braunschweig / Berlin: Buchhandlung des Waisenhauses / Christian Friedrich Voss, First editions, 1770 and 1769. Small 4to, original half leather and patterned boards, (8) 189 (1) pp; (8) 87 (1) pp, 5 engraved plates plus elaborate engraved vignette on title page and engraved pictorial vignette as headpiece to p. 1 of text. Good copy, general rubbing to leather, loss of top inch of spine leather, minor library marks -- bookplates on pastedown, small blindstamp on first title page. Pages very good, the first volume a bit tanned, Wie die Alten much brighter. In German. Good.