The poems of Catullus and Tibullus and the vigil of Venus . A literal prose translation with notes by Walter K. Kelly To which are added the metrical versions of Lamb and Grainger and a selection of versions by other writers.
Gaius Valerius Catullus (c.84-c.54BC)
187 x 120 mm; 33 mm (thickness)
Place of origin
Wallington, Northumberland (Accredited Museum)
viii,400p.,plate . port.. . 8vo.. Bookseller's price of 5/- on flyleaf. With occasional manuscript notes. With many unopened leaves. With a publisher's catalogue bound in.. Provenance: Twentieth-century pictorial armorial bookplate, a re-working of an earlier William Bell Scott pictorial Trevelyan bookplate (Franks 29799) of Sir Walter Calverley Trevelyan (1797-1879), lettered: Charles & Mary Trevelyan [i.e. Sir Charles Philips Trevelyan (1870-1958), & Mary Katharine, (m.1904).] Arms: Trevelyan impaling Bell. Not in Franks.. Binding: Publisher's cloth.
Gift from Sir Charles Philips Trevelyan 3rd Bt
Makers and roles
Gaius Valerius Catullus (c.84-c.54BC) Albius Tibullus (c.48-19 BC) James Grainger (c.1721-1766) Walter K. Kelly Charles Lamb (1775-1834)