1928 Horace on the Art of Poetry, with Jonson’s verse rendering, ed. Blakeney, one of 750 copies. Latin text with English prose translation introduction and notes together with Ben Johnson's English verse rendering. London: Scholartis Press, 1928. Edition limited to 750 numbered copies, 4to, 146 pages. Black cloth, gilt title on spine and upper cover; corners bumped and rubbed, else fine in a dust jacket with light edgewear. "Designed for the profit of Classical scholars and the delight of those who, rusty in their Latin, are yet interested in Horace's influence on English literature. " Edited by E. H. Blakeney. One of 750 copies on mold-made paper. Residue from removed bookplate. A nice looking book. I have several editions of both Horace and Ovid, so I would be happy to sell those books as collections at a hefty discount.


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