Plutarch's LIVES OF THE NOBLE GREEKS AND ROMANS
The renowned work of classic biography, in the beautifully illustrated Grand Luxe edition of 1905 featuring the great poet John Dryden’s superb translation as revised and corrected by A.H. Clough...
Plutarch’s Lives has been a standard work of history for millennia and has served as the historical source and inspiration for countless works including plays by Shakespeare, speeches by Patrick Henry and the writings of practically all of the Founding Fathers. Beautifully illustrated throughout with vintage illustrations.
Limited to just 1,200 hand-numbered copies.
- 5-volume set in one shipment; 6" x 9 1/4"
- Fully bound in genuine leather.
- 22kt gold deeply inlaid on the “hubbed” spine.
- Superbly printed on acid-neutral paper that lasts for generations.
- Sewn pages – not just glued like ordinary books.
- Satin-ribbon page marker.
- Gilded page ends.
- Bound in the USA. Imported materials.
- Rigorous inspection at every stage ensures adherence to our exacting standards.
- Superb craftsmanship and commitment to quality.
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