Ilias by Homer 1747 Three Volumes


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22397 HOMER :
ILIAS. Interpretatio Latina Adjecta Est, Ex Editione S. Clarke. Three Volumes
Glasgow, Robert & Andrew Foulis,1747

8vo. 16.5cm x 10.5 cm Three Volumes Variant issue. Vol.I.pp.iv + 251, Vol.II. pp.ii+ 281 + publishers 5 line imprint, Vol.III .pp163 +175+ advertisement page.Volumes 1 & 2 Greek Volume 3. Latin. Contemporary Full Brown Polished Calf. Elaborate Gilt Spine in compartments. Green title labels with Volume number below. Gilt rolls to board edges and borders. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Original owners name in pen.

A fine 18th C binding. a couple of surface marks to upper board on volume 3, else, A Very Attractive Set.
See Gaskell 84. A Bibliography of The Foulis Press 

$2500.00 AUD