The Heroycall Epistles of the Learned Poet Publius Ovidius Naso.


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Price: $150.00

Place Published: London
Publisher: Cresset Press
Date Published: 1928

Description: Translated into English verse by George Turbervile with 10 full page illustrations by Hester Sainsbury. Tall thick 4to, tan cloth (lightly rubbed). 346 pages, untrimmed. London: Cresset Press, 1928. Limited Edition. Very good (+).

Comments: One of 350 numbered copies.

Edition: Limited
Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good(+)
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 228968

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By This Publisher: Cresset Press
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I usually receive my packages as soon as delivered. However, this one had quite a night outside in a snow storm. Thanks to the extra care in packaging and double layer of wrapping cardboard and plastic bag, the book survived in pristine condition.... It sat in a three foot snow drift pounded by snow plows, in minus 25Temps overnight and was discovered this afternoon, the top of the package peeking out of the drift. If not for the attention to packaging and packing materials, this book would have been destroyed. Please let the people who package our treasures know that they make a difference. Whether in person or mail order, you folks rock. Best wishes from the (damned) frozen Adirondacks... - E.E.
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