Fair. 9602262435 Condition: ACCEPTABLE. (Book has a combination of the following characteristics: former library book, heavy cover wear, name written inside cover, considerable underlining/highlighting, remainder mark, pages tanning / curling, etc. Overall, the book is in rough shape and should only be purchased as a reading copy. This is a blanket description. Please email us if you require a specific, detailed description of the book condition. We will typically respond within 48 hours).
Vg/vg copy; water staining, in a wash pattern, to cloth covers, mainly upper spine into the backside, w/ adjacent bleeding onto dj, somehow not offensive on the outside; otherwise, book as new. Translated from the Greek by Kimon Friar. 8vo 8 3/4"x 5 1/4" blue-denim cloth w/ design on front, & lettering on spine, in gilt; 780 pgs, 30 poets, w/ great 130-pg intro by Friar; note on translation, biographies, bibliography & index; illus dust jacket w/ $20.00 on front flap. quotes by John Ciardi, Mary Renault, James Dickey, Will Durant, Maurice Dolbier, Lawrence Durrell, Dudley Fitts, Edith Hamilton & C.M. Bowra on dj flaps. jacket design by Janet Halverson.
Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Trade paperback (US). Sewn binding. Cloth over boards.
Good. 0671210254 Mild wear to edges with some sunning to board edges. Former owner's name front endpaper. Small discoloration at bottom edge from water damage. Jacket, boards, and interior otherwise clean. Binding sound. 780 pp.
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