The Art of Poetry An Epistle to the Pisos Translated from Horace with Notes. 10.5" by 8.5". , ii-ix, , 3-40, , iii-lxiiipp. An English translation of Horace's epistles and pisos.A bright copy of this work. This book weighs 1 KG when packed. Front board is detached but present. Parallel Latin and English texts, with parallel pagination sequences. Collated, complete, with the half title'The art of poetry: an epistle'. Translated by George Colman, the Elder. Colman was an English dramatist, and essayist. In addition to this he was a theatre owner. His notes are to the rear of this work. In a full leather binding.
Otherwise, rubbing to the extremities and spine. Small loss to the head and tail of spine. Fine - Very well preserved copy showing very little wear. Only one or two minor faults, really a very attractive copy. Quite a wide term meaning no major faults but probably several smaller ones.
Often expected given the age of the book, but still a respectable copy. Some more serious faults as will.
Be described in the condition report under'condition. Good Only - Meaning one or more faults that could really do with repair. As with good only above but with other faults.
Leaving a compromised copy even after repair. Really bad and possibly seriously incomplete. We only sell books in this condition where their rarity or value makes them.
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