The Satyricon of Petronius

By: PETRONIUS

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Book Condition: Near Fine


A handsome Heritage Press reprint edition in slipcase of the ribald novel attributed to Petronius, a member of the court of Roman Emperor Nero. In the translation of William Burnaby, which has been revised for this edition by Gilbert Bagnani, who also provides an introduction. With illustrations by Antonio Sotomayor. Sandglass flyer not present. --- In red cloth-covered boards with Sotomayor drawings to covers and gilt titling to spine, both on black blocks; red topstain. Slipcase covered in black paper. --- A bright, clean copy but with prior owner's bookplate affixed to front paste-down. Slipcase with a little rubbing, else nice and structurally sound.; Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall) ; xxiii, 246 pages

Title: The Satyricon of Petronius

Author Name: PETRONIUS

Categories: >>Illustrated Classics, >>Greek & Roman Classics,

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press: 1964

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Stock No.: 83822