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The Iliad & The Odyssey (2 Vols)

The Iliad & The Odyssey (2 Vols) by HOMER; Alexander Pope (1931)

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Author: HOMER; Alexander Pope
Title: The Iliad & The Odyssey (2 Vols)
Year: 1931
Publisher: The Nonesuch Press
Place: London
Dust Jacket: No
Signed: No
Price: £1000
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Numbers 572 and 650 of the 925 copies of the Nonesuch Homer. The two volumes are handsomely bound in full terracotta niger morocco with an armorial golden cockerel-surmounted crest on the boards. Some discolouration to the leather of all four boards and rubbing to the front edge of the upper board of the binding of the Iliad with a small loss of leather. Internally near fine copies of this beautiful Greek/ English parallel text edition based on Pope's 1715 translation. The insert 'On first looking into Pope's Homer' is present, laid into the Iliad volume.
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