His Tenne Tragedies. Seneca.

His Tenne Tragedies. Translated into English. Edited by Thomas Newton (Anno 1581). With an Introduction by T.S. Eliot.

London & New York: Constable and Co. Ltd & Alfred A. Knopf, 1927. 8vo. 2 volumes, set. Limited edition of 1025 copies. Original dark maroon leather sides over red buckram, gilt. Top edges gilt, others untrimmed. Spines slightly faded. Leather slightly rubbed along extremities. Near fine. Item #4458

#XI-XII in the Tudor Translations Second Series edited by Charles Whibley. Eliot's Introduction was reprinted in his Selected Essays as 'Seneca in Elizabethan Translation'. This is its first appearance and was one of two essays on Seneca that he published in 1927.

Price: £70.00

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