"A VERY SPLENDID AND MAGNIFICENT EDITION": 1749 ENGLISH EDITION OF HORACE'S WORKS
(HORACE) FRANCIS, Philip, translator. Poetical Translation of the Works of Horace. London, 1749. Two volumes.
First quarto and best edition of Francis' translation of Horace, finely printed, with two engraved frontispiece portraits and engraved plate by Hayman. An attractive copy in contemporary calf-gilt. $1200.