The Lusiad; or, The Discovery of India. An Epic Poem. William Julius Mickle, Luis de Camoens.
The Lusiad; or, The Discovery of India. An Epic Poem.
The Lusiad; or, The Discovery of India. An Epic Poem.

The Lusiad; or, The Discovery of India. An Epic Poem.

Oxford: Jackson and Lister, 1776.

First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition. Item #045454
ISBN: NoISBN

Later 19th century pebbled cloth backed in leather with old library call mark. Spine dry, hinges cracked and boards loosening; binding shaken and split towards the middle with the old stab sewn binding showing in spots. Title page a little soiled and with private library stamp - library stamp repeated in the bottom margin frequently throughout the book. Occasional finger marks, a few pages with a brown spot in the outer margin, one where it has rubbed through a small hole in the paper, light browning and foxing here and there. The first edition of Mickle's translation of Portugal's national epic, it was reprinted in 1778. title, subscriber list, errata, clxvii, 484pp. Size: Quarto (4to). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Poetry; Literature & Literary. Inventory No: 045454.

Price: $200.00