The Iliad.

  • (Nonesuch Press) Homer
  • London: Nonesuch Press 1931


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NO. 125 OF 1,450 COPIES, large 8vo, pp. [ii], 926, [4]. Printed on Pannekoek mouldmade paper with J. van Krimpen’s Greek Antigone type and monotype Cochin, the decorative ornaments designed by Rudolph Koch, title and section-titles printed in red. Original niger morocco, boards bordered with a double gilt rule, spine divided by raised bands, second compartment gilt-lettered direct, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt and others untrimmed, marbled board slipcase. Spine a little darkened and marked, some pale spotting to boards, slipcase rubbed.


With the original instruction slip for opening the volume loosely inserted.

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