Lays of Ancient Rome – With Ivry and the Armada.
London / Glasgow / New York, George Routledge and Sons, 1888. 10 cmx 13.5 cm. 256 pages. Hardcover / Stunning late 19th century masterbinding with gilt lettering and ornament to spine and boards / Matching marbled endpapers and pastedowns. Excellent condition with only minor signs of external wear. Manuscript gift-inscription to halftitle (dated 1896). [Routledge’s Pocket Library (No.7 of 27)].
Includes the following poems: Horatius / Battle of Lake Regillis / Virginia / The Prophesy of Capys / Ivry / The Armada.