Macaulay’s English translation of classical Roman works, with a lengthy preface. Containing Lays of Ancient Rome: • Horatius • The Battle of the Lake Regillus • Virginia • The Prophecy of Capys and Miscellaneous Poems • Ivey • The Armada • A Radical War Song • The Battle of Moncontour • Songs of the Civil War A small book (4” x 6½”). Decorated boards with dark blue spine and gilt title on spine. Page edges uncut; top edges gilt. Sotheby's Chatsworth 'Attic Sale, 5-7 October 2010' label pasted inside front cover.
Author Lord Macaulay
Illustrator George Scharf, Jun
Condition Some rubbing to the board edges and extremes of spine