HORT, W. Jillard


HORT, W. Jillard, The New Pantheon; or an Introduction to the Mythology of the Ancients, in Question and Answer: Compiled for the Use of Young Persons. A New Edition Considerably Enlarged with the Addition of the Oriental and the Northern Mythology


London: Printed for Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green & Longman, 1836



£ 120


12mo. 260 pp. Fold out frontispiece of ‘The Mythological Tree’, Title page, Preface. 16 full-page plates illustrating individual Gods and Heroes. Bookplate of the Society of the Sacred Mission at Kelham on front pastedown. Contemporary black calf; worn corners and margins; spine in six compartments with gilt title; torn binding at foot of spine. A good copy.