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    Sale 5316

    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    18 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 8

    HOMER & William RUSSELL FLINT (1880-1969, illustrator). The Odyssey, translated by S.H. Butcher & Andrew Lang. London: The Medici Society; Boston: Hale, Cushman & Flint, 1936. 2 volumes, 8° (212 x 147mm). Half title, title in red and black, 20 coloured illustrations after Flint. Half blue morocco gilt by Sangorski and Sutcliffe for Asprey & Co., gilt edges.

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    HOMER & William RUSSELL FLINT (1880-1969, illustrator). The Odyssey, translated by S.H. Butcher & Andrew Lang. London: The Medici Society; Boston: Hale, Cushman & Flint, 1936. 2 volumes, 8° (212 x 147mm). Half title, title in red and black, 20 coloured illustrations after Flint. Half blue morocco gilt by Sangorski and Sutcliffe for Asprey & Co., gilt edges.

    With Homer's Iliad (London, Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1951), un-illustrated, but uniformly-bound with the above. (2)


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