1807 Rare Book - The Odyssey of Homer -to Which is Added The Battle of the Frogs and Mice.
Author : Homer (Translated By Alexander Pope).
Title : The Odyssey of Homer. Translated by A. Pope, Esq.
Publisher : London: J. Walker et al, 1807.
Language : Text in English
Size : 5 " X 3 "
Pages : 476 pages
Binding :Attractive and very good full leather binding (hinges fine) under a protective removable mylar cover.
Content : Very good content (bright, tight and clean).
Illustrations : Illustrated with a very nice engraved frontispiece + engraved title page.
Estimate : (USD 150 - USD 225)
The book : Rare and attractive edition of the Odyssey of Homer translated by A. Pope to Which is Added The Battle of the Frogs and Mice.
The author: Homer is the name ascribed by the ancient Greeks to the legendary author of the Iliad and the Odyssey, two epic poems which are the central works of ancient Greek literature. The Iliad is set during the Trojan War, the ten-year siege of the city of Troy by a coalition of Greek states. It focuses on a quarrel between King Agamemnon and the warrior Achilles lasting a few weeks during the last year of the war. The Odyssey focuses on the journey home of Odysseus, king of Ithaca, after the fall of Troy.
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