Lot 49 of 338:
Bremer Press, Iliad and Odyssey in Greek  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$780
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Title:
ΟΜΗΡΟΥ ΠΟΙΗΣΙΣ - Homerou poiesis
Author:
Schwartz, Eduard, editor
Place:
[Munich]
Publisher:
[Bremer Press]
Date:
[1923-4]
Description:

2 volumes. Unpaginated.35x22.5 cm (13¾x9"), linen-backed paper-covered boards, printed paper labels on spines, slipcases of marbled paper over cloth. One of 615 sets. 

The Iliad and The Odyssey of Homer in the lovely Bremer Press edition. Influenced by revival of fine press printing in England, and at the Doves Press in particular, Bremer Press became the finest example of the private press in Germany.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Light cracks and wear to slipcases; slight chips at ends of somewhat darkened spines, labels with chips or wear, else fine.
 
Item number:
311165
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