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Roman Epic Poetry and History Books Including Ovid and Horace, Mid-20th Century

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Title and Author/Editor The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Vol. I–III (Edward Gibbon), Metamorphoses (Ovid), The Aeneid of Virgil (Translated by Rolfe Humphries), Odes and Epodes (Horace), and more
Genre History, Poetry
Illustrator Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720–1778)
Binding Illustrated cloth on board, One quarter cloth with paper boards, Slipcase
Publisher Heritage Press, Charles Scribner’s Sons, Allyn and Bacon
Publication Year 1946, 1961
Period Mid-20th Century, Vintage
Place of Publication New York, Boston
Language English
Number of Books 10


- generally tight bindings; loose hinges; page toning; edge and slipcase wear; bowing; slightly bumped and cocked spines.


2.5" W x 9.75" H x 6.5" D

- measures one.

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