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Virgil; Mr Dryden (Translator)
1716 3vol in1 The Works of Virgil Fourth Edition Illustrated Scarce
London: Jacob Tonson, 1716. Click here to see our other books! The works of Virgil: containing his pastorals, Georgics and Aeneis. Translated into English verse; by Mr. Dryden. In three volumes. Adorn'd with above a hundred sculptures Virgil; Mr Dryden (Translator) 1716 Jacob Tonson : London 8" by 5" [5], 2-108, 1-211; [1], 213-545; 546-857pp SUMMARY An early octavo edition of John Dryden's translation of Virgil's works. A profusely illustrated work, in a very bright condition. Early Edition,Illustrated,Leather Binding Overall Condition: Very Good This book weighs 1.5 KG when packed UK Postage: £ 3.99 US Postage: £ 22.99 EU Postage: £ 16.99 European Postage: £ 17.99 Asia Postage: £ 22.99 Worldwide Postage: £ 28.99 DESCRIPTION A scarce, fourth edition of this work. Being three volumes bound as one. Retaining all individual title pages. In English. ESTC reference no: T64521. Illustrated, with thirty-three plates to volume I, thirty-eight plates to volume II and thirty-three plates to volume III. An exquisitely printed copy of this work, which became a standard translation of Virgil's works for generations. Comprising of Virgil's pastorals, Georgics and Aeneid. With a life of Virgil to the start of the work by William Walsh. This translation was Dryden's defining work as a translator. Virgil is regarded as one of Rome's greatest poets. His 'Aeneid' is considered to be a national epic of Ancient Rome. It is modeled after Homer's 'Iliad' and 'Odyssey'. A smart copy of this work. CONDITION In a quarter crushed morocco binding, with cloth covered boards. Externally, very smart, wi … [Click Below for Full Description]
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