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  • The Toils & Travels of Odysseus, Pease, C.A. - translated by
  • The Toils & Travels of Odysseus, Pease, C.A. - translated by
  • The Toils & Travels of Odysseus, Pease, C.A. - translated by
Author Name:    Pease, C.A. - translated by

Title:   The Toils & Travels of Odysseus

Binding:   Hardcover

Book Condition:   Very Good

Publisher:   London Wells Gardner, Dartona & Co. Ltd. 1916

Illustrator:   Frank C. Papé

Seller ID:   0001238

An abridged version of Homer's Odyssey written in prose for young people. The preface tells us that books 1-4 and 24 have been omitted. This is a very nicely presented volume with the very well commissioned wood engravings from Frank C. Papé. There are 12 [including frontispiece] wood engraving plates, numerous other head and tail pieces and a fold out map. Cream cloth covered boards with colour illustration to front and backstrip with gilt titling. TEG. Corners and top/tail of backstrip slightly bumped, but cover clean and bright. Front and rear free endpapers have offset browning. Side edge of text block has some brown spots but inside is clean and fresh. Blind stamped: 'Presentation Copy' on title page.21x15 cm. 340pp. from Otto

Greek mythology, homer, odysseus, wood-cuts

Price = 55.00 GBP
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