FINE TREE CALF
PATER, Walter ~ Marius the Epicurean, his Sensations and Ideas.
London: Macmillan, 1910
Full calf, 8.5 inches tall. A classic Edwardian tree calf by Hunt with gilt raised bands, twin labels and fine gilt tooling to the panels. Gilt embossed prize block of Wellington College to the upper boards and a prize bookplate on the paste down endpaper. A handsome set of this great historical and philosophical novel set in Rome in 161–177 AD.