The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romanes, Compared together by that grave learned Philosopher & Historiographer... Translated out of Greeke into French by James Amyot... and out of French into Englishe, by Thomas North. Decorated by Thomas Lowinsky. PLUTARCH.

The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romanes, Compared together by that grave learned Philosopher & Historiographer... Translated out of Greeke into French by James Amyot... and out of French into Englishe, by Thomas North. Decorated by Thomas Lowinsky.

Stratford-upon-Avon: Printed at the Shakespeare Head Press; Published for the Press by Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1928. Limited edition, no. 89 of 500 sets, eight volumes, 8vo. Largely unopened throughout, a little foxing at the beginning and end of each volume. Original black buckram with gilt spines, t.e.g., some very mild rubbing to spine ends otherwise an excellent set. A faithful reprint of the first edition of North's Plutarch, originally published in 1579. Item #34275

Price: £200.00

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