first editionEngraved title and frontispiece by Heath after Corbould. vi, 203,  pp. 1 vols. 12mo
by Lamb, Charles
London: Printed by T. Davison, Whitefriars, for the Juvenile Library, No. 41, Skinner-Street, Snow Hill, 1808. First edition. Engraved title and frontispiece by Heath after Corbould. vi, 203,  pp. 1 vols. 12mo. Uncut in publisher's drab boards, rebacked to style. In a custom green morocco-backed slipcase and chemise. First edition. Engraved title and frontispiece by Heath after Corbould. vi, 203,  pp. 1 vols. 12mo. An adaptation for children from Chapman's edition of Homer, done following the popularity and success of "Shakespeare's Tales". Livingston pp. 79ff; Osborne II, p. 574. Provenance: Nicholas Frederick Brady (bookplate); Abel Berland (bookplate, his sale Christie's New York, 10 October 2001, lot 262); Robert S Pirie (bookplate)
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