Ovid's Epistles Translated by Several Hands. OVID.
Ovid's Epistles Translated by Several Hands

Ovid's Epistles Translated by Several Hands

Jacob Tonson at the Sign of the Judges Head in Chancery Lane, near Fleet Street, 1680.

First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. pp. [22], 128, 139-234, 233-280 + Frontis. First Edition. Rebound in half calf with raised bands & gilt ornaments in compartments; morocco spine label. Marbled boards. Internally very small paper repair to top right corner of title. Tanning with shallow fraying to frontis. Light watermark to bottom third of leaves throughout. Lacking leaf A1 - probably halftitle or imprimatur. Provenance : "John Sibthorpe" manuscript hand to titlepage; "M. Anne Ayssoghe her book Jan.y 26 1684" manuscript hand to verso of title. The Translations are by Dryden and others - the preface being signed by Dryden. ESTC R6089.

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Price: £350.00

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