The Aeneid of Virgil

By: Virgil (Publius Vergilius Maro)

Price: $50.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full gray leather, spine in five compartments separated by four raised bands, gilt lettering or decoration in each compartment, elaborate gilt decoration and borders on both covers, all edges gilt, printed endpapers. Illustrated with 24 woodcuts reproduced from a rare edition of The Works of Virgil published in 1529 in Lyons by Jean Crespin with woodcuts by Johann Gruninger. Translated by John Dryden. . A small section of gilt on the cover is faded, otherwise this is an unmarked, unopened copy in perfect condition. A beautiful book, NEAR FINE.. Woodcuts. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 425 pp

Title: The Aeneid of Virgil

Author Name: Virgil (Publius Vergilius Maro)

Illustrator: Illustrated by Johann Gruninger

Categories: Illustrated Books, Roman History, Rare, Antiquarian, and Collectible Books, Fine Bindings,

Edition: 1st Edition Thus. 1st Printing

Publisher: Franklin Center, PA, The Franklin Library: 1982

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued

Item: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 6649

Keywords: Poetry Literature; Roman Empire; Latin