Lot 110 of 338:
George Long's Marcus Aurelius finely bound  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$510
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
The Thoughts of Marcus Aurelius

Author:
Marcus Aurelius Antoninus Augustus, Emperor of Rome

Place:
Bombay & Sydney

Publisher:
G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.

Date:
1929

Description:

Translated by George Long. Illustrated with frontispiece drawing of Aurelius bust by Lionel Heath with tissue guard. 17.5x12 cm (7x4¾"), finely rebound by Riviere & Son in modern red polished calf, morocco spine labels, gilt lettering and decorations, gilt dentelles; marbled pink endpapers; all edges gilt, in red cloth slipcase.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Spine slightly sunned; some smudges to blank leaves; text clean throughout; near fine.


 
Item number:
305960
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