DescriptionSophocles. The Plays and Fragments ... Cambridge: At the University Press, 1902-1908. Mixed edition.
Sophocles. [R. C. Jebb, commentary]. Sophocles. The Plays and Fragments with Critical Notes, Commentary, and Translation in English Prose. Cambridge: At the University Press, 1902-1908. Seven octavo volumes. Mixed edition volumes, uniformly bound in full calf with gilt "Bristol Grammar School" shield device, ornamental gilt rules and board edges, five raised spine bands with title labels and extra gilt in compartments, marbled edges and matching endpapers. First volume's front pastedown has a "Prize" award label with the recipient's name "S.C. Booker" written in ink; front free endpaper with label "In Memory of S.C. Booker. who was killed in action 1916." Same "In Memory" label on other six front pastedowns. Small bookseller's pencil notes on front fly-leaf and "In Memory" label of first volume. Bindings lightly rubbed and scuffed. Pages with occasional minor smudges or light foxing. Few slightly over-opened pages. Very good. From the collection of Donald Carter.
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