THE LIVES OF THE NOBLE GRECIANS AND ROMANES, COMPARED TOGETHER BY THAT GRAVE LEARNED PHILOSOPHER & HIS HISTORIGRAPHER, PLUTARKE OF CHAERONEA. SPECIAL PRESS | Plutarch, Shakespeare Head Press.

THE LIVES OF THE NOBLE GRECIANS AND ROMANES, COMPARED TOGETHER BY THAT GRAVE LEARNED PHILOSOPHER & HIS HISTORIGRAPHER, PLUTARKE OF CHAERONEA

Stratford-on-Avon: Printed at the Shakespeare Head Press, 1928.

No. 63 of 100 sets on handmade papers and in the deluxe binding. Signed by the artist, Thomas Lowinsky. In the black half morocco over orange linen, bound by Morley of Oxford, stamped on the front pastedown. This edition maintains the archaic spelling and punctuation of the 1579 Plutarch. Quite nice set, in eight volumes. Volume I has been most discreetly rebacked.

Item #274402

Price: $2,500.00