London: Thomas M'Lean 1821.
First editions of the poetical works of Alexander Pope. Octavo, 2 volumes, bound in three quarters red leather, gilt titles and tooling to the spine, gilt ruled to the front and rear panels, top edge gilt. In near fine condition. Frontispiece of Alexander Pope in volume one. A very attractive set.
Price: $350.00 Item Number: 3485
Edinburgh: James Nisbet and Co. 1866.
First editions. Octavo, 2 volumes. Three quarters leather, gilt titles and tooling to the spine. Marbled endpapers, all edges marbled. In good condition.
Price: $150.00 Item Number: 2414
Rare Subscribers Issue: First editions of the celebrated translations of Homers Iliad and Odyssey by Alexander Pope in Rare Contemporary Calf Binding
London: Bernard Lintot 1715-26.
First editions of Alexander Pope’s monumental illustrated translations of Homer’s Iliad and Odyssey. Quarto, 11 volumes. Uniformly bound in full contemporary calf, gilt tooling to the spine with red morocco labels. Some rubbing to the spine and extremities, a very good set overall, scarce and desirable in contemporary calf.
Price: $25,000.00 Item Number: 4143