Author:Herodotus of Halicarnassus ; translated by G. Rawlinson and revised and annotated by A. W Lawrence

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The History of Herodotus of Halicarnassus Translation of G. Rawlinson revised & annotated by A.W. Lawrence. With nine wood engravings by V. Le Campion and a series of new maps by T. Poulton. To which is added a life of Herodotus & the Behistun Inscription

By: Herodotus of Halicarnassus ; translated by G. Rawlinson and revised and annotated by A. W Lawrence

Price: £875.00

Publisher: London, Nonesuch Press 1935: 1935

Edition: Limited Numbered Edition

Book number: 60946

Condition: Very Good


xxvi., 778 pp., plus maps. 7cms. thick. Number 546 of 675 copies. Original quarter blue vellum, blue canvas boards, lettering and designs in gilt on the vellum. Uncut edges, top edge gilt on the rough. Boards slightly darkened. Gift inscription to the f.e.p. opposite the title page from bookseller Alan Thomas to his son-in-law who had accompanied and guided Thomas and his wife on a week long trip to Constantinople. The is also a letter from Thomas explaining some history of the book, as well as a separate note and postcard from Thomas and his wife Shirley. Also laid in is a copy of the pr... View more info