Golden Cockerel Press - Homer.

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The Homeric Hymn to Aphrodite. A new translation by F.L. Lucas, Fellow of King's College, Cambridge. With ten engravings ny Mark Severin. Small folio, 32cm, 36pp, Golden Cockerel Press, London, 1948.

Set in Poliphilus and Greek New Hellenic types and printed in black and red on mould-made paper. Number 62 of 100 (750) copies, signed by F.L. Lucas, specially bound in full crimson Cape, blocked in gilt, gilt titling, gold top. One full-page and twelve half-page wood-engravings by Mark Severin. Grey cloth slipcase. A fine copy.

The Greek text edited and translated into English verse. (Cockalorum 177, Chambers 10)

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