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[NONESUCH PRESS]; HAMILTON, G. Rostrevor (compiler).

The Latin Portrait: An Anthology.

Stock Code
107985
London, The Nonesuch Press, 1929
£60

An anthology, made by the poet and critic G. Rostrevor Hamilton, of twenty one Latin poems translated into English, with Latin and English text printed side by side. A charming volume that includes works by Ovid, Virgil, and Lucretius among others.

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Description

Limited edition, number 923 of 1050 copies, from a total edition of 1550; 12mo; text in Latin and English, engraved title page and 2 headpieces by Stephen Gooden, slight offsetting; original brown cloth over bevelled boards, gilt lettering to spine, spine slightly darkened, top edge gilt, with the original marbled slipcase, light wear to extremities; a very good copy indeed.

Bibliography

Dreyfus 59.

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