1542 PRINTING IN 16TH CENTURY FULL VELLUM
HOMER ~ The Iliad.
Strasburg: Wolff Koephel, 1542
Full Vellum, 6.75 inches tall. The handsome 16th century binding has raised bands and blind tooling to the boards which are partly bevelled. The brass clasp fittings are present but the vellum straps are lacking. Some ink marks to the title page where a previous name has been obscured. An interesting early edition entirely in Greek.