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ANACREON, (ca. 582--ca. 485 B.C.)
The works of Anacreon, Sappho, Bion, Moschus, and Musæus. Translated from the original Greek. By Francis Fawkes, M.A. The second edition.
London:, printed for J. Walker, J. Wallis, and J. Binns, Leeds,, 1789.
x, 321, [3] p. ; 17.1 cm. (12º)

Originally published anonymously in 1760. Printed on blue paper. ESTC t85627.

Copy Notes Bought from Thomas Boone on 9 June 1804 for 2s. 6d. (Priv. Corr. XVI.E.1.4). With Boone's price and codes in pencil on the front free-endpaper; earlier library shelf-mark or bookseller's code in pencil on the front pastedown, and another on the rear pastedown.

Binding C18th tree calf, gilt-ruled spine, red morocco spine-label.

Reference Number 1119

Additional Names Thomas Boone; Fawkes, Francis (1720--1777); Musaeus, Grammaticus; Bion, of Smyrna; Moschus; Sappho (fl.$ca.$610--ca.$580 B.C.); Anacreon (ca.$582--ca.$485 B.C.)

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