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Iophon: An Introduction to the Art of Writing Greek Iambic Verses
Rivingtons, London 1873 - First Edition. 16mo. Brown fabric with embossed lettering and bands to covers. From the library of Professor G.P. Gooldm a classicist. In 1955 he moved to Cape Town as Professor of Classics, where he delivered his inaugural lecture in Afrikaans. Professor of Greek and Latin, Harvard University 1965-73; Professor of Latin, University College London 1973-78; Editor, Loeb Classical Library 1974-99 (Emeritus); William Lampson Professor of Latin Language and Literature, Yale University 1978-92 (Emeritus). Inscription to front endpages, ÒPresented by the Publishers to the South African College Capetown, Cape of Good Hope July 1873.Ó Author was an English educator andÊpoet. He was dismissed from his post atÊEtonÊfor encouraging a culture of intimacy, possibly innocent, between teachers and pupils. He is widely known for his English version of the elegyÊHeraclitusÊbyÊCallimachus. Good. Foxing to endpages. Rubbing to corners. Exterior of spine detaching. Textblock clean. Sunning to back cover. Binding tight. Aging as expected. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
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