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Homer. The Odyssey , Illustrated and Signed by N.C. Wyeth.

Auction:
3040B
Lot:
323
Sold for:
$277$225

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Homer. The Odyssey, Illustrated and Signed by N.C. Wyeth. Boston/Cambridge: Houghton Mifflin/Riverside Press, 1929. Limited edition, copy 432 of 500 printed for sale, signed on limitation page by Wyeth and translator George Herbert Palmer, illustrated with sixteen color tipped in plates, bound in publisher's half white pigskin with turquoise cloth boards, in the original box (the box worn, spine panel detached), the volume well-preserved, 7 1/4 x 10 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

George Herbert Palmer, Wyeth, Cambridge, N. C. Wyeth, Riverside Publishing, Treasure Island, Visual arts

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