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    A Beautiful Edition of the Odyssey - Translated by T. E. Lawrence

    [Bruce Rogers]. Homer. The Odyssey of Homer. [London: Printed and Published by Sir Emery Walker, Wilfred Merton and Bruce Rogers], 1932. Limited to 530 copies printed in Centaur type on Barcham Green paper. Folio. Unpaginated. With twenty-six roundels of Homeric figures derived from figures on Greek vases printed in black on gold leaf at the beginning of each book and on the title-page. Newly translated by T.E. Lawrence. Commissioned and designed by Bruce Rogers. Original full black Niger morocco. Gilt-lettered spine with raided bands. Top edge gilt, others uncut. Very minor rubbing to binding, occasional offsetting from roundels. A bright, fine copy. From the collection of John Carrol Collins.

    Duval, 25. O'Brien, A141. Haas, p. 50, no. 157.


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