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Oedipus the King

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Oedipus the King

by Sophocles

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  • near fine
  • Hardcover
Condition
Near Fine/No Jacket
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About This Item

Norwalk, Conn: Easton Press, 1980. Bookplate on verso of front end paper. Fully bound in genuine leather with attractive gilt designs. Hubbed spines stamped with accents of 22kt gold, moire fabric endsheets and a satin-ribbon place marker. . Reprint. Full-Leather. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Demetrios Galanis . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

Synopsis

Contains Grene's 1942 translation of Oedipus Rex; also includes Grene's 1991 introduction to Sophocles I, entitled The Theban plays by Sophocles.

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Details

Bookseller
Timothy Norlen Bookseller US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
004679
Title
Oedipus the King
Author
Sophocles
Illustrator
Demetrios Galanis
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Edition
Reprint
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Easton Press
Place of Publication
Norwalk, Conn
Date published
1980
Bookseller catalogs
Classic Authors;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Terms of Sale

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Books sent out within 24 - 48 hours upon receipt of order. Return guarantee, with full refund including original shipping costs for up to 15 days after delivery if an item arrives that is not as described.

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Timothy Norlen Bookseller

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About Timothy Norlen Bookseller

I am a internet based bookstore that specializes in Modern First Editions, film sources, Mystery and Detective fiction and Western Americana. I have approximately 10,000 books, primarily first editions with about 1300 of them signed by the author. I try and stock only books that are sound, clean and attractive.

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

verso
The page bound on the left side of a book, opposite to the recto page.
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
bookplate
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former...[more]
reprint
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.

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