The Iliad of Homer

By: HOMER

Price: $70.00

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A beautiful leatherbound reprint edition of the classic epic poem, written c1190s-1180s B.C. Translated from the Greek and with an introduction by Alexander Pope, and with grey classical designed illustrations by John Flaxman. Includes a preface by the publisher, and a frontis portrait of Homer by Bob Dacey. Issued as part of the publisher's Collector's Edition series: The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written. --- Bound in full burgundy leather covers with distinctive gilt decorations and titling stamped on covers and spine; three raised bands on spine. All edges also in gilt. Pale orange silk moire endpapers, with matching sewn-in satin ribbon bookmark. --- A clean, bright, unmarked copy with no apparent damage. Lacks a dust jacket (as issued).; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; xxiii, 478 pages

Title: The Iliad of Homer

Author Name: HOMER

Categories: >>Fine Bindings, >>Illustrated Classics, >>Poetry,

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1979

Binding: Full-Leather

Book Condition: Fine with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 76310