ROGERS, Bruce. MACKAIL, J.W. VIRGIL. ~ Georgics of Virgil.
Boston Printed by the Riverside Press for Houghton Mifflin & Company 1904
Virgil’s agricultural poem, his second major work. One of 330 copies, this no. 36. Decorative illustrations printed in brown. Translated from the Latin into English by J.W. Mackail. Set in Brimmer Italic type and designed by Bruce Rogers. Pp. 110. 8vo., original quarter vellum over patterned paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. Slight darkening to vellum, minor rubbing to corners, some offsetting from the book label to front pastedown, otherwise internally clean and bright.
With the book label of Louis Henry Bristol, detached and inserted loose.
Stock ref: 9088
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