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THE WILLIAM MORRIS MANUSCRIPT OF THE ODES OF HORACE

by Horace; Clive Wilmer

Illustrated by Elisabeth Frink

Published by Folio Society. 1st thus. 2014

Nearly fine condition. Limited to 980 numbered copies. Full black Indian goatskin leather, gilt title and raised bands to spine. An illuminated manuscript facsimile. Housed in a decorated solander box, alongside a handsome commentary volume by Clive Wilmer with a full verse translation by W.E. Gladstone.

This is copy 55 of 980 numbered copies. A truly beautiful set in the publisher's solander case which is lightly discoloured to rear (printing imperfection and minor).

Stock no. 1821906

 

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