Article number: 4225
Stockholm, tryckt hos A. Gadelii sterbhus, 1820. 8vo. [xxvi] + 418 pp.
Contemporary half calf, smooth spine gilt with i.a. two lyres. Lightly worn and scuffed, slight discoloration from binding to corners of first and last leaves, occasional foxing. Bookplate of Anders de Wahl and of Anders Ollfors.
A wonderful association copy, inscribed by the translator’s son, the editor of the book, to romantic poet Atterbom: "Till Atterbom af J. Adlerbeth".
With a lengthy foreword by F. M. Franzén about the present and other translations of Ovid.
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