The Famous Hystory Of Herodotus Conteyning The Discourse Of Dyvers Countrys, The Succession Of Theyr Kyngs: The Actes And Exploytes Atchieved By Them: The Lawes And Customes Of Every Nation: With The True Description And Antiquitie Of The Same, Divided Into Nine Bookes, Entituled With The Names Of The Nine Muses..
Constable & Company Ltd. 1924. 1st Thus. Hardcover. First Printing Thus, being a new and limited printing (limited to 1025 Copies) with an introduction by Leonard Whibley. Originally translated by B.R. in 1584, this edition retains all the Old English of the Tudor Era. Bound in quarter red calf and red buckram with elaborate gilt spinal titles (cloth sun faded at the spine). Light shelf and edge wear, tanning pages and very solidly bound.. Very Good+ with no dust jacket.
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