Lot 3003: THE NONESUCH PRESS (publishers). - HOMER. The
Antiquarian & Collectors Books
October 9, 2012
Washington, United Kingdom
Description: THE NONESUCH PRESS (publishers). - HOMER. The Iliad [and] Odyssey, translated by Alexander Pope. [London:] 1931. Limited edition, number 448 of 1450 and 67 of 1300 respectively, together 2 vols., 8vo (263 x 148mm.) Text in Greek and English, wood-engraved head-piece by Randolph Koch and Fritz Kredel, with Meynell's note 'On first looking into Pope's Homer' loosely inserted in each volume. Original morocco, t.e.g. (slightly affected by damp, slightly soiled and faded).