The whole works of Homer, prince of poetts in his Iliads, and Odysses

translated according to the Greeke, by Geo: Chapman

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Homer.
Other Authors: Chapman, George, 1559?-1634., Hole, William, -1624 (Engraver)
Associated Names: Butter, Nathaniel, -1664 (Bookseller), Field, Richard (Printer), Jaggard, William (Printer)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: At London : Printed [by Richard Field and William Jaggard] for Nathaniell Butter, [1616?]
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Physical Description:[26], 341, [11]; [10], 193, [3], 195-376, [4] p. ; 30 cm (fol.)
Place of Publication:
England -- London.
Bibliographical reference number:
General note:A reissue of "The Iliads of Homer" (STC 13634) and "Homer's Odysses" (STC 13637). The title page of the first is usually cancelled by the general title page and a dedication leaf, both engraved; the title page of the second is usually cancelled. Pagination above reflects this arrangement and includes the preliminary blank to the "Odyssey". (ESTC. Note about the pagination is referring to that of the ESTC primary copy)
Engraved general title page signed: William Hole sculp:
In this state, recto headlines of the Iliad have "HOMERS" (roman).
Leaf A6 bears errata (i.e. A6 of The Iliad)
Leaves 2G8, ²A1, ²R8, and 2I8 are blank.
Printers' names supplied and publication date conjectured by STC.
Signatures: pi² *⁶(-*1) A-2F⁶ 2G⁸; ²A⁶(-A2) B-Q⁶ R⁸ S-2H⁶ 2I⁸.
Citation / References note:ESTC, S106768
STC (2nd ed.), 13624
Immediate source of acquisition note:
VI.4.17[1] Bequest; Aldis Wright; 00.00.0000.
Other copy-specific details note:
Capell F.4 The Iliad has been bound in after the Odyssey. It lacks ²A1 (blank) and *6 (first two pages of "To the reader").
VI.4.17[1] In pt 1 lacks the blank 2G8 and in pt 2 lacks quire A, the blank R8 and the blank 2I8.
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VI.4.17[1] Not for loan : Available
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