Essay on the original genius and writings of Homer

TitleEssay on the original genius and writings of Homer
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1775
AuthorsWood, R
LibraryHenry E. Huntington Library
BindingBound in green goatskin with the stamp in gold on both covers
BookplateBlack leather bookplate: Ex libris Robert Hoe. Anonymous armorial bookplate [“Vigilantibus”] of Archibald Acheson, 3rd Earl of Gosford (1806 1864)
SignaturePresentation slip in MS from the bookseller P. Elmsley to Walpole, dated July 7, 1775
Call Number120735
Walpole, Horace, 4th Earl of Orford (1717 - 1797) (Stamp 1)
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