The Odyssey of Homer. Newly Translated into English Prose. T. E. SHAW, LAWRENCE.
The Odyssey of Homer. Newly Translated into English Prose.

The Odyssey of Homer. Newly Translated into English Prose.

New York: Oxford University Press, 1932,

First printing of this edition. octavo, slate blue cloth. (viii), 327 pp. Oxford University Press, Item #27955

Designed by Bruce Rogers; one of AIGA Fifty Books for that year. Having read Seven Pillars of Wisdom, Rogers felt that Lawrence's writing style would complement a translation of the Odyssey and he personally reached out to Lawrence to undertake the job. Cloth with faint patches of fading, top edge of text block dusty and with foxing. Offsetting to endpapers from newspaper clipping review by Paul Shorey. A dozen short scratches to back cover.

Price: $75.00

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