VIRGIL (PALMER, Samuel)

VIRGIL; PALMER, Samuel (ed.). The Eclogues of Virgil. An English Version. With Illustrations by the Author.

London, Seeley & Company, 1883.

 

 

 

£ 1,500

 

Folio, pp. xiv [ii] 102 plus 14 full-page illustrations (etchings and facsimiles of drawings), each with a facing leaf with the verse it illustrates, not included in the pagination. Title and half-title in red and black. A good copy bound in original green publisher’s cloth, title and author stamped in gilt on front cover and spine, rustic pitchfork vignette stamped in centre of front cover, uncut. A fine copy.