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Hero and Leander: A Poem Begunne by Christopher Marlowe and Finished by George Chapman


  • Author:
    Marlowe, Christopher & Chapmanm George
  • Publisher:
    J. M. Dent, Edinburgh, 1909
  • Catalog ID:
    1303169
  • Book type:
    Hardback
  • Edition text:
    Limited edition
  • Binding text:
    Hardback
  • Book condition:
    Good
  • Jacket condition:
    No dust jacket. Slipcase good
  • Our ref:
    01303169

J. M. Dent, Edinburgh, 1909. Limited edition of 500 of which this is no 17. Book condition: good. Boards very slightly warped and a little bumping to corners. Vellum covers soiled and quarter tan leather binding to spine a little aged. Gilt titles and vertical gilt borders all bright. Previous owner's printed plate to front paste down. Internally the book is very clean and the red silk page marker is still in place. Original slipcase present and in good condition. It is completely intact but is a little soiled and has some areas of discolouration. No 17 in ink to spine of slipcase. Text in black with some red decorated initials etc. The Hero & Lender of Marlowe, which Chapman finished, was first published in 1598.
  • Our price: £40.00

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