Athens: Printed for the members of the Limited Editions Club by Aspioti-Elka Graphic Arts Co, 1957. Limited edition 975/1500. Quarto, xvii, 307 pages. In Fair condition with a Fair slipcase. Slipcase is in red paper with title label on rear panel, split edge on top, partially split edge on bottom, edge wear, shelf wear. Spine is grey with red and black print. Boards in grey cloth with red and black print. Light wear to spine caps. Text block has cracked hinges. Illustrations: b&w and 2-color drawings. Greek and English on facing pages. Signed in ink by illustrator on limited edition page. [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
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Venetiis: Corrigente Paulo Manutio, Aldo filio, 1550. Fifth Aldine edition. Octavo, 179, , 56, 45, , 136 [i.e. 137],  leaves. In Good plus condition. Bound in full contemporary vellum, with general crinkling, soiling, and shelfwear. '1289' in ink to spine. Yapped edges have been largely straightened. Small stains to edges of text block. All edges of text block gauffered with a subtle blind pattern. Spine lightly bent inward, with corresponding portion of text block pushed forward. Front free endpaper loose. Front gutter partially visible. Scraps of manuscript wastepaper in black and red visible. First title page with section on middle of fore edge cut out, including portion of woodcut. Non-archival paper glued to hole. Sparse scattered marginalia and underlining. Wooden typographical mark on the title page and on the back of the last page of each part. Set in italic types throughout. Shelved case 3.
Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1985. Limited Edition. Octavo, 848 pages. In Very Good condition. Bound in black fine genuine leather, paneled spine has gilt lettering and spine, front, and back covers have profuse gilt tooling. Mild shelfwear to spine and edges of front and back boards. Slight scraping to head of spine. All edges gilt with slight scratching to edges of textblock. Illsutrations tipped in at beginning of each title. Contains a silk ribbon, silk endpapers. Shelved in Case 9 3/4.
Franklin Center: The Franklin Library, 1984. Limited Edition. Octavo, 659 pages. In Very Good condition. Fully bound in publisher's genuine gray leather with gilt ruling, decoration, and lettering. All edges of textblock gilt. Silk ribbon bookmark. Silk endpapers. Minor shelfwear. Shelved in Case 9 3/4.
Oxford, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1991. Octavo, xi, 548 pages. In Very Good condition with a Very Good dust jacket. Dust jacket protected with a mylar covering. Spine dark blue with white lettering. Slight foxing to flaps to the head/tail edges. Boards show extremely light wear to the head/tail edges. Text block has lightly age toned edges with previous owner's name to the front free end paper and slight pencil notations interiorly. Volume one only.
Barnsley: Pen and Sword Military, 2015. First Edition. Octavo, xxii, 278 pages. In Very Good condition with a Very Good condition. Dust jacket protected with a mylar covering. Spine dark brown with gilt lettering. Boards have extremely mild wear. Illustrated. First edition. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk Column A, ND-A.
London: Folio Society, 2006. First Edition Thus. Octavo, xl, 419 pages. In Very Good condition, and housed in publisher's Very Good brown slip case. Fully bound in brown cloth with gilt lettering and decoration. Minor shelfwear. Dog-eared creasing to half-title page. Textblock clean. Shelved in Folio Society.
Leipzig: Druck Und Verlag, 1893. Octavo, 534 pages. In Very good minus condition. Blue spine with gilt lettering. Full binding in blue cloth. Boards show mild shelf wear and tiny scratch on spine. Text block has a deckled fore-edge and exhibits moderate age-toning throughout pages. Text in German. Note: Shelved in Netdesk Column B, ND-B.
Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1980. Limited Edition. Octavo, 484 pages. In Very Good condition. Bound in dark blue fine genuine leather, paneled spine has gilt lettering and spine, front, and back covers have profuse gilt tooling. Slight shelfwear to spine with minor shelfwear to edges of front and back boards. Slight chipping to top of front board. All edges gilt with slight scratching on top and bottom edges of textblock. Illustrations tipped in at beginning of each play. Contains a silk ribbon, silk endpapers. Shelved in Franklin Library.
Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1978. Limited Edition. Octavo, ix, 493 pages. In Very Good condition. Bound in dark blue fine genuine leather, paneled spine has gilt lettering and spine, front, and back covers have profuse gilt and black tooling. Mild shelfwear to spine and to edges of front and back boards. All edges gilt with slight scratching to edges of textblock. Maps from the 1829 Oxford edition tipped in throughout textblock. Contains a silk ribbon with lightly fading silk endpapers. Shelved in Franklin Library.
Amstelaedami [Amsterdam]: Salomon Schouten, 1740. Quarto, , 234 pages, . In Fair condition. Bound in full brown cloth, with blank paper spine label. Boards show significant wear to all surfaces, with cracking to leather along front joint, and cracking and discoloration to leather on front and back boards. Back board is detached but intact. Gutter along front board is reinforced with archival adhesive. Text block has light wear and moderate age toning to marbled edges, light foxing and moderate age toning to pages throughout interiorly, and some instances of creasing to pages. Tipped in page measuring roughly 4 in. x 6 in. appears at front, with 19th-century ink ownership inscription ("Frederick A. Whitney. / Presented to me by my friend & late Parishioner /John Perkins Cushing Winship. / October 13, 1869."). Another ownership inscription appears on the front free end page, possibly that of scholar and radical controversialist Gilbert Wakefield: "Gilbert Wakefield / 1799". Shelved in Room G.
Boston: Houghton, Osgood and Company, 1879. Octavo, ix, 548 pages. In Very Good condition. Bound in green cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Minor shelf wear. Creasing to head and tail of spine. Light rubbing to covers. Top edge of textblock gilt, though somewhat faded. Age-toning to interior pages. Bookplate of George Edward Cabot to front pastedown. Previous owner's sticker on title page near gutter, with offsetting to recto. Shelved in Case 8 1/2.