¶ Homer — Batrachomyomachia (1858)

May 16, 2014

19th cent.

Homer. Homer’s Batrachomyomachia, Hymns and epigrams. Hesiod’s Works and days, Musaeus’ Hero and Leander, Juvenal’s Fifth satire. Trans. George Chapman. London: John Russell Smith, 1858.

Illustrated. With introduction and notes by the Rev. Richard Hooper.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 435 (part; sold to Henry Wellcome for £1). — Henry Wellcome. — Unlocated.

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 218.

Digital version: Google.


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