The Satyricon (Modern Library Spine 5, ML #156.1)

By: PETRONIUS (Petronius Arbiter)

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Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


A Modern Library edition of the ribald novel attributed to Petronius, a member of the court of Roman Emperor Nero. In the translation of William Burnaby, with an introduction by C. K. Scott Moncrieff. --- In Toledano spine #5 / full blue balloon cloth-covered limp boards / gilt titling and grapevine decorations on spine / gilt-stamped torchbearer logo to front cover / faded blue topstain / blue Kent endpapers. Lacks the dust jacket. Likely published c.1929-1930 (no publication date appears in book). ML #156.1. --- With severe sunning to spine, neatly-printed prior owners' names to half title, and a couple of minor dents to cover fore-edge, else a tightly-bound, unmarked copy.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); (xxii), 238 pages

Title: The Satyricon (Modern Library Spine 5, ML #156.1)

Author Name: PETRONIUS (Petronius Arbiter)

Categories: >>Classic Fiction, Literature, >>Modern Library Editions, >>Greek & Roman Classics,

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: [c.1929-1930]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 83469