Oxford University Press, 1943, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Poor, As Stated In The Title
"Translating the greatest of Comic Poets, Frere was led on, against his own principles of 'lawful & true translation', to use such modernisms as 'Lord Help Me', O Lawk', 'Cockney', & even to make a pun on the name of the poet Crabbe." Part of "The World's Classics" series. Shelf dust on text-block. Dust-jacket is chipped, rubbed and bumped around edges, corners and on the spine.. Circa 1943 Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 358 pages. DJ has some shelf-wear as well as a few marks. It has chips tears and a few missing pieces. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Literature & Literary; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 005853.