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Creator:
Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 A.D. or 18 A.D., author.
Title:
The amores of P. Ovidius Naso / newly translated by E. Powys Mathers ; with 5 engravings on copper by J.E. Laboureur.
Alternate Title(s):
Amores. English
Published/Created:
Waltham Saint Lawrence, Berkshire : Printed and made in Great Britain by the Golden Cockerel Press, 1932.
Physical Description:
81 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PA6522.A7 M3 1932
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
"This book was printed and published at the Golden Cockerel Press, Walham Saint Lawrence, Berkshire, by Robert and Moira Gibbings, assisted by George Churchill, and completed on the 18th day of March, 1932. Compositors: A.H. Gibbs and F. Young. Pressman: A.C. Cooper. The edition is limited to 350 copies."--Colophon.
Bibliography of the Golden Cockerel Press, 1921-1949, 80
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 242 of 350. Bound in red half morocco with green cloth boards, by Sangorski & Sutcliffe.
Subject Terms:
Latin literature -- Translations into English.
Love poetry, Latin -- Translations into English.
Love poetry, Latin.
Private press books -- England -- Waltham Saint Lawrence -- Specimens.
Form/Genre:
Translations.
Private press books (Publishing) -- England -- Waltham Saint Lawrence.
Translations.
Poems.
Engravings -- 1932.
Contributors:
Laboureur, Jean Emile, 1877-1943, illustrator.
Gibbings, Robert, 1889-1958, printer.
Gibbings, Moira, printer.
Mathers, E. Powys (Edward Powys), 1892-1939, translator.
Sangorski & Sutcliffe, binder.
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