Lot 92 of 302:
The Aeneid of Virgil finely bound  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$510
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
The Aeneid of Vigil

Author:
Virgil

Place:
Boston

Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin and Company

Date:
1906

Description:

2 volumes. Translated by Christopher Pearse Cranch. 17 full-page plates including the frontispieces which are supplied in a colored and uncolored state. (Small 4to) 27x18.5 cm (10½x7¼") period full black morocco, decoratively paneled in gilt, spines gilt, raised bands, gilt-ruled dentelles, top edges gilt. No. 51 of 650 copies.

Bound at the Riverside Press. A very handsome presentation.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Slight bump to corners on first volume, rubbing and a bit of chipping at spine heads; else near fine.


 
Item number:
305582
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