Iliad

The Iliad

£300.00

Description

[002501] Homer; Pope, Alexander (Trans.). The Iliad. ill. Koch, Rudolf. London: The Nonesuch Press, 1931. First Thus. 4to. Hardback. Limited Edition. Good+ / No Jacket. [2], 926pp, [4], original niger morocco, raised bands, spine in six panels, title and author lettered direct to second panel, covers with double fillet border, t.e.g., marbled endpapers.

Spine slightly faded, staining to covers (as often), internally quite bright and clean.

With the slip advising on the opening of the book, without slipcase. Number 596 of 925 copies for sale in the UK, with another 525 copies for sale in the US.

Title in red and black, parallel English and Greek text.

Dreyfus 72

£400.00