11 - 13 July 2000
HOMER. The Odyssey. Translated by T.E. Lawrence. London: Sir Emery Walker, Wilfred Merton and Bruce Rogers, 1932.
4° (292 x 200mm). Title with woodcut vignette of Homer printed in gold and black. 25 woodcut headpiece vignettes printed in gold and black to each book, book XXII with 2 vignettes. Original crushed black morocco, titled in gilt on the spine, top edge gilt, others uncut.
LIMITED TO 530 COPIES, THE FIRST EDITION OF LAWRENCE'S TRANSLATION. Cf. Clements pp.41-42.
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