Item #29854 THE ILIAD OF HOMER in Slipcase. Homer.
THE ILIAD OF HOMER in Slipcase
THE ILIAD OF HOMER in Slipcase

THE ILIAD OF HOMER in Slipcase

The Limited Editions Club, 1931. Limited Editions. Hardcover. Haarlem: Limited Editions Club, 1931. Hardcover. Tall quarto (8" x 12") bound in full red linen, gold-stamped. Translated with an introduction by Alexander Pope. Copy #841 of 1500 printed by Joh. Enschede and designed by Jan van Krimpen and SIGNED by the designer on the colophon page. Binding tight; spine very lightly soiled and faded, as usual. Very Good+ or better in an intact, lightly soiled Very Good yellow slipcase. Very Good+ / Very Good+. Item #29854

This title was not illustrated due to George Macy's opinion that this work was "beyond the power of any modern illustrator, and that this work most definitely demands the simple dignity of a non-illustrated edition."

Price: $275.00

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