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Size 6.25 x 8.5 inches. In vellum covers hard card board with gilt to light brown leather spine. Top edge gilt. In very good condition. Boards slightly discoloured and warped. Mild foxing to edges and endpapers. Occasional small marks and foxing spots. Else a clean and tight copy. 103pp. With some red decoration. Marlowe had completed the two opening Sestyads before his death and ‘about a hundred lines of the third’. The work was completed by George Chapman. A limited edition of 500, this is No. 213. The publisher based his type on the Jenson type.
Title: Hero and Leander. A poem begunne by Christopher Marlowe and finished by George Chapman. Limited edition.
Categories: ENGLISH LITERATURE,
Publisher: London. Joseph M.Dent. 1909 1st thus.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 70886
Keywords: ENGLISH LITERATURE CHRISTOPHER MARLOWE, GEORGE CHAPMAN, Hero and Leander, poem, Sestyads, death, completed, limited edition, Jenson type, Fine Binding, vellum, leather,