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The Iliad of Homer / translated by Mr. Pope ...

Additional Title(s):

Iliad. English

London : Printed by W. Bowyer, for Bernard Lintott, between the Temple-gates, 1715-1720.
Physical Description:
6 v. : ill. ; 28cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PA4025 A2 P6 1715+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
BAC: Frontispiece to v. 1 engraved by George Vertue. Plate in v. 2 after I. [i.e. John?] Harris.
BAC: British Art Center copy with the engraved armorial bookplate of the Streatfeild family (motto "Data fata sequutus"), and a second bookplate, in ms., of Sophia Streatfeild. The latter is written in pen and black ink, in a blackletter hand, and dated 1772.
BEIN 1974 +159: Provenance: This copy has bookplate of Richard Dashwood.
BEIN 1974 +159: Vol. 1: Griffith 42; v.2: Griffith 50; v.3: Griffith 78; v.4: Griffith 96; v.5: Griffith 115; v.6: Griffith 119.
Each volume has individual t.p., printed in red and black.
Title within double line border; head vignette (coat of arms).
Subject Terms:
Bowyer, William, -- Printer.
Dashwood, Richard -- Bookplate.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1715-1720.
Lintott, Bernard -- Publisher.
Streatfeild, Sophia -- Bookplate, 1772.
Streatfeild, Sophia. -- Bookplate.
Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744.
Vertue, George, 1684-1756, engraver.
Harris, John, active 1680-1739 or 1740, ill.
IIIF Manifest:

Fame and Friendship : Pope , Roubiliac , and the Eighteenth-Century Portrait Bust (Waddesdon (NT), 2014-06-18 - 2014-10-26) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

Fame and Friendship : Pope , Roubiliac , and the Eighteenth-Century Portrait Bust (Yale Center for British Art, 2014-02-20 - 2014-05-19) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

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