Ovyde hys Booke of Methamorphose, Books X-XV. Ovid.
Ovyde hys Booke of Methamorphose, Books X-XV.
Ovyde hys Booke of Methamorphose, Books X-XV.
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Ovyde hys Booke of Methamorphose, Books X-XV.

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Boston & NY: Houghton Mifflin, 1924. Quarto. xl, 189pp. One of 375 copies. American issue. Printed at the Shakespeare Head Press in Stratford-upon-Avon on Batchelor's Kelmscott handmade paper. Translated by William Caxton and printed from the manuscript in the Pepysian Library at Magdalene College, Cambridge. In a handsome binding of crimson morocco, with a triple gilt-ruled border to covers, a central gilt oval wreath comprised of flowers and leaves to the front cover, and gray moiré silk doublures. Gilt-titled to spine, with gilt borders to six compartments. A couple of small, slightly darker spots to the covers, possibly variations in the leather, else very fine. Item #24510

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