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Odyssey of Homer

£35.00

Product description

Translation by Pope, illustrations by Flaxman and annotations by Rev Buckley - this well known translation of the Odyssey was issued by several publishers circa 1900. This copy, published by Pearson in 1899, in maroon quarter leather with marbled boards, end papers and page edges. Internally pages are fading a little with age, but not foxed. Worn spine has five embossed bands with gilt lettering and decoration, minor loss at top and bottom. Edges of boards are shelf worn. Overall, nearly very good condition.

With it we will ship a companion volume of the Illiad, in like condition with the exception of the spine, which has disintegrated, in hope that a purchaser will find its repair worth while.

Item details

Author(s):
Homer, Alexander Pope
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
12mo - 7 - 8
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
342
Publisher:
Pearson
Title:
Odyssey of Homer

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About this item

Translation by Pope, illustrations by Flaxman and annotations by Rev Buckley - this well known translation of the Odyssey was issued by several publishers circa 1900. This copy, published by Pearson in 1899, in maroon quarter leather with marbled boards, end papers and page edges. Internally pages are fading a little with age, but not foxed. Worn spine has five embossed bands with gilt lettering and decoration, minor loss at top and bottom. Edges of boards are shelf worn. Overall, nearly very good condition.

With it we will ship a companion volume of the Illiad, in like condition with the exception of the spine, which has disintegrated, in hope that a purchaser will find its repair worth while.

Author(s):
Homer, Alexander Pope
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
12mo - 7 - 8
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
342
Publisher:
Pearson
Title:
Odyssey of Homer

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