Strasbourg: Wolfgang Köpfel, 1525.
Early Edition. Hardcover (rebound in leather). Very Good Condition. Item #046365
Attractively rebound in full mottled calf, blind tooled, red leather lettering piece. First and last few pages chipped and worn at edges, minor wormholes in margin, otherwise light scattered foxing a few light stains, small tear in outer margin of page 42 - a clean copy overall. One volume of two, the second contains theOdyssey, but they are more often encountered separately. Attractive title page with woodcut scenes from the poem, tear to colophon page. Lacking the front and rear blanks, with new added blanks and marbled endpapers. 277 (3) leaves. Adams H746, Brunet III 270, Graesse III 326.
A good copy of an early Greek Homer, corresponding to the second and third Aldine editions (1517 and 1524, the first Aldine was 1504). Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Literature & Literary; Poetry. Inventory No: 046365.