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THE EXTANT REMAINS OF THE GREEK TEXT by EPICURUS - Hardcover - Signed - 1947 - from Charles Agvent and Biblio.com

THE EXTANT REMAINS OF THE GREEK TEXT

by EPICURUS

Condition: Owner blindstamp on the front blank. About Fine in a Fine slipcase


New York: Limited Editions Club, 1947. Hardcover. Owner blindstamp on the front blank. About Fine in a Fine slipcase. Octavo (5-1/2" x 9-1/4") bound in full black crushed goatskin morocco with a geometric blindstamped design. The Greek text printed in red and black with an English translation by Cyril Bailey. Decorated and designed by Bruce Rogers. Copy #845 of 1500 SIGNED by the designer on the colophon page.


  • Bookseller: Charles Agvent US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 018323
  • Title: THE EXTANT REMAINS OF THE GREEK TEXT
  • Author: EPICURUS
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Owner blindstamp on the front blank. About Fine in a Fine slipcase
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Limited Editions Club
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1947
  • Keywords: LEC; Bruce Rogers; Signed; Fine Bindings; Greek Literature; Greek Philosophy
  • Bookseller catalogs: Greek Philosophy; Fine Bindings; Bruce Rogers;


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