[2 vols boxed and fine] The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romans, compared together by that grave, learned philosopher and historiographer Plutarch of Chaeronea - Translated out of Greek into French by James Amyot and out of French into English by Thomas North, The Text being prepared for this Edition by Roland Baughman with an Introduction for this Edition by Emil Ludwig - [the set as a pair]
New York: The Heritage Press, n.d. Hardcover. xlix, 942, 944-1926p., splendidly illustrated with old portraits and curious headpieces and furnished with sidenotes in an italic font on every page. Hardbound in white cloth boards heavily decorated on all panels in black and enclosed in the original slipcase. Aside from faintest rubbing to spine panels, this set is absolutely sound, clean and unmarked, in a slipcase that has a split at one join but is holding perfectly well.
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