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The Iliad and Odyssey of Homer in Two Volumes

Homer, translated by Alexander Pope

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Ref. 108184   Edition. Limited Edition

Published By: The Nonesuch Press 1931 (London)

Limited edition of 925 copies in the UK, and 525 copies in the US, of which this is number 233 for The Iliad; and 835 copies in the UK, and 465 copies in the US, of which this is number 988 for The Odyssey. Full calf leather binding with double gilt border to boards. Five raised bands to spine with blind border and gilt title. Top edges gilt, remainder untrimmed. Marbled endpapers with previous bookseller sticker to fep. Pictorial titles to each section. Greek and English opposing texts. Spines are a touch rubbed, with minor rubbing to boards. Otherwise sharp clean copies. Iliad 927 pp, Odyssey 759. Issued separately, this set in its beautiful uniform fine binding. A collectable set of important classic literature.

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: Large 8vo

Binding: Hardback

Book Type: Book

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