True History by Lucian. London: Privately Printed, 1894. Edition limited to 251 copies, this is number 197. Parallel text, Greek and English texts in opposition. Translated by Francis Hickes; introduction by Charles Whibley; illustrated by William Strang, J.B. Clark and Aubrey Beardsley. 16 full-page black and white illustrations: seven each by Strang and Clark, two by Aubrey Beardsley.
xxix, 247 pp. Green cloth boards, rather sunned, spine discoloured, head & tail worn - see photos. Gilt lettering to spine. Untrimmed page edges, rather browned/brittle. Ffep discoloured, as is rear ep. Plate & inscription on paste down, pencilled name on 2nd blank prelim. Stain to lower margin of blank recto of final text page slightly affecting verso & following end paper. In main, text pages are very clean.