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Cupid and Psyche, translated (A.D. 1566) from the Latin of Apuleius by William Adlington

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Product description

Title in the Photogravure and Colour series of books. Illustrated with twelve tissue-guarded photogravures after drawings by Gilbert James.

Grey cloth binding with gilt letting and gilt and green border decoration to front cover and spine and gilt design to front cover; top edge of pages gilt.

Good condition for a second-hand book: light wear to covers and spine with light bumping to front cover bottom corner and spine ends, light bowing to covers along edges, light damp stains to rear cover; front free endpaper/frontispiece detached, all other pages remain intact, 5cm closed tear and creasing to tissue guard facing page 46, many other tissue guards also creased, cracking between pages 48 and 49; light foxing to free endpapers, gift inscription to half-title page, there is tanning and occasional foxing internally but text and illustrations remain clear throughout.

Item details

Author(s):
Apuleius with Adlington, William (translator)
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
8vo - 8 - 10
Edition:
Published 1906.
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
93
Publisher:
George Routledge and Sons, Limited
Title:
Cupid and Psyche

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Title in the Photogravure and Colour series of books. Illustrated with twelve tissue-guarded photogravures after drawings by Gilbert James.

Grey cloth binding with gilt letting and gilt and green border decoration to front cover and spine and gilt design to front cover; top edge of pages gilt.

Good condition for a second-hand book: light wear to covers and spine with light bumping to front cover bottom corner and spine ends, light bowing to covers along edges, light damp stains to rear cover; front free endpaper/frontispiece detached, all other pages remain intact, 5cm closed tear and creasing to tissue guard facing page 46, many other tissue guards also creased, cracking between pages 48 and 49; light foxing to free endpapers, gift inscription to half-title page, there is tanning and occasional foxing internally but text and illustrations remain clear throughout.

Author(s):
Apuleius with Adlington, William (translator)
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
8vo - 8 - 10
Edition:
Published 1906.
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
93
Publisher:
George Routledge and Sons, Limited
Title:
Cupid and Psyche

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