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THE FROGS by ARISTOPHANES - Hardcover - Signed - 1937 - from Charles Agvent and Biblio.com

THE FROGS

by ARISTOPHANES

Condition: About a two-inch section lacking from the top edge of the slipcase. About Fine in a Near Fine chemise and about Very Good slipca


New York: Limited Editions Club, 1937. Hardcover. About a two-inch section lacking from the top edge of the slipcase. About Fine in a Near Fine chemise and about Very Good slipcase. John Austen. Quarto (8-1/4" x 11-3/4") bound in rough Dutch linen stamped in ink with a drawing from the book. Translated from the Greek by William J. Hickie. Designed by Jan van Krimpen and printed in Haarlem by Joh. Enschede. Illustrated with fine wood engravings by John Austen. Copy #251 of 1500 numbered copies SIGNED by the illustrator on the colophon page.


  • Bookseller: Charles Agvent US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 013851
  • Title: THE FROGS
  • Author: ARISTOPHANES
  • Illustrator:John Austen
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - About a two-inch section lacking from the top edge of the slipcase. About Fine in a Near Fine chemise and about Very Good slipca
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Limited Editions Club
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1937
  • Keywords: Signed; Wood Engravings; Illustrated Books; Fine Press; LEC; Plays; John Austen
  • Bookseller catalogs: Theater; Greek Literature;


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