No. 431 of 750 copies. Cresset Press. Gilt page tops; gilt lettering on spine. Page sides and bottoms uncut. 228 pages. Private library inked stamp imprint front end paper. Book measures 7 3/4 x 11 1/2. As noted in the Preface: ".throughout this translation the poetically sensitive reader will find, both in single phrases and in continuous movement, by means of a range of English which stretches from colloquialism to archaism, a keen and zealous response to all the vivid energy which makes Homer's poetry the very type of the youth of the world". Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Iliad of Homer: The First Twelve Staves ...
Publisher: The Cresset Press Limited. London. 1928.
Publication Date: 1928
Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good
Book Description Cresset Press, London, 1928. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Limited Edition 739 / 750; 4to; xiii plus 228 pages. Quarter vellum on orange-brown buckram, top edge gilt, other edges rough cut. Some rubbing to velum, corners unbumped . Light foxing / browning to EPs and a few foxing spots sporadically through book. Short inscription to FFEP (1934). Mould-made paper pages. Bookseller Inventory # 003028
Book Description London: Cresset Press, 1928. Book Condition: Good. Copy 288 of 750 copies printed. Good hardcover; vellum and cloth-covered boards, gilt author and title on spine; top-edge gilt, fore- and bottom deckle edges; name stamp inside front cover and on limitation page. 4to (medium-large book). xiii, 227,  pages. Bookseller Inventory # 28036
Book Description The Cresset Press Limited, London, 1928. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Limted Printing of 750.. Quarto . Ex-Library with the usual treatments. Hardcover Limted Printing of 750., 1928. xiii+227pp. . . . Bound in white and red cloth (the white cloth is faux vellum). Extremities rubbed with some fraying, spine discolored. Binding cocked but strong, rough-cut pages clean and bright. . Bookseller Inventory # GRP75350989
Book Description The Cresset Press Limited, London:, 1928. Vellum. Book Condition: Very Good. Limited Edition. **LIMITED TIME ONLY! 40% OFF ALL ANTIQUARIAN SHOP INVENTORY! (DISCOUNT ALREADY APPLIED TO PRICE SHOWN)** Limited edition #20/750 copies bound in1/4 vellum over orange cloth, top edge gilt, spine lettering gilt, in green paper covered slipcase, slight soiling to vellum and sunning to slipcase otherwise a very nice copy clean and bright throughout. 4to. Bookseller Inventory # ho.0261