Iliada Gomera, perevedennaia N. Gnedichem.


Iliada Gomera, perevedennaia N. Gnedichem.

St. Petersburg, Imperatorskoi Rossiyskiy Akadamiy, 1829

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A superb copy of the first Russian translation of the Iliad.


First edition. Two volumes, large 4to. Half-title, title-page, dedication and foreword, in vol.2 pp.353 – 370 are variously misnumbered, engraved vignette by N. I. Utkin, folding map at rear, some foxing. Contemporary leather binding, slight wear to spines but otherwise in very good condition. In Russian.

A. A. Maikov (stamp on half-title of second volume)



Stock ID: 98159