The Iliad of Homer / The Odyssey of Homer (2 volumes)
Homer; Alexander Pope (Translator) , John Flaxman(illus.)
Place Published: Norwalk, CT
Publisher: The Easton Press
Date Published: 1978-1979
Edition: Collector's Edition
Binding: Leather bound
Book Id: 48455
478; 357pp. Quarto [27.5 cm] Red and blue leather with raised bands, gilt stamped titles on the spines, and gilt stamped decorative patterns on the spine and covers. All edges gilt. Moire endsheets. Both volumes in near fine condition. The gilt stamped edges are just a tiny bit rubbed and scratched.
The Iliad and the Odyssey are thought to have been major components of a young Greek's education, and today we see these great works in the curriculum of almost every high school in America.