Odes, Epodes, Carmen Seculare.
Translations by Milton, Dryden, Ben Johnson, De Vere, Conington, Martin, etc. With illustrations by M. Meyer.Philadelphia: Printed for subscribers only by George Barrie & Son, 1902 Stock Code: 145099
Limited edition, number 547 of 1,000 copies, all printed on japon, with the original Latin parallel with the English translation, within architectural borders; a very attractive book, handsomely bound and elegantly printed. The volume was published as part of the series "Antique Gems from the Greek and Latin", covering many classical writers.
Octavo (211 x 134 mm). Original red morocco by Barrie, spine lettered in gilt with gilt theatrical motifs to compartments, double gilt fillet to covers, elaborate red and brown morocco doublures richly gilt, red moiré cloth free endpapers, gilt edges.
With numerous vignettes, some coloured.
A fine copy.
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