From the Autobiography of Tiberius Claudius, Emperor of the Romans, born B.C. 10, murdered and deified A.D. 54.
First edition, first impression. Graves’s most famous book, and one of the most famous historical novels, which garnered both the Hawthornden and James Tait Black Memorial prizes. With a clipped signature of Graves loosely inserted: “Yours ever(?) Robert”.
Octavo. Original black cloth, gilt lettered spine, top edge red. With the dust jacket. Folding genealogical table. Jacket spine lightly toned and chipped at head, a few slight marks to back panels, spine of binding rolled. An excellent copy.
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