New York: The Limited Editions Club 8vo (23.5 cm, 9.3"). xvi, , 195,  pp.. 1947 This elegant Limited Editions Club production was designed by Bruce Rogers, and features the original Greek and Cyril Bailey's English translation on facing pages, with an introduction by Irwin Edman. Rogers created the decorative headers, which are stamped in gilt; the text was set in Lambrakis (the Greek) and Garamond (the English) and printed by Aldus Printers in black with red touches. The Russell-Rutter Company bound the volume in black crushed goatskin, with the covers blind-stamped in a Greek key pattern also by Rogers, and the spine with a gilt-stamped title. This is => numbered copy 1157 of 1500 printed, signed at the colophon by Bruce Rogers.
Binding as above; slipcase lacking, spine extremities pulled/rubbed and priced accordingly. Pages clean and crisp. => An attractive Rogers design.
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