The Odes of Horace. With Life and Notes.

By: [Horace] Martin, Theodore, translator.

Price: $200.00

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Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1861. First American edition, the first edition was London, 1860. Original blue cloth, gilt lettered, decorated in gilt and blind, all edges gilt. James Freeman Clarke's copy, his signature dated 1860. "In the pocket of his coat was apt to be a copy of Horace, a favorite with him from boyhood throughout his life" (Hale, ed., James Freeman Clarke..., 1891, p.403). This volume is pocket size, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Clarke has made several annotations, including translation from the French of a "Horatian" poem by Francois de Malherbe on p.300 (30 lines on the rear endpapers) and a different version than Martin's of Ode 38, "To His Cup-Bearer", on p.95. Very little wear, spine a little dull. A Very Good copy.

Title: The Odes of Horace. With Life and Notes.

Author Name: [Horace] Martin, Theodore, translator.

Categories: Other,

Seller ID: [horace]martin,theodore,translator.200boston:tic