Euripides and his Age
Signed by Welsh nationalist politician and judge, John Alun Pugh
Undated, c1912, First or early edition. Small hardback bound in green cloth with gilt titling to spine. 17 × 10.5cm, 256pp.
This copy belonged to John Alun Pugh and has been signed by him to the ffep when at Oxford in 1914. Pugh was a British-born judge and Welsh nationalist, he was an early member of Plaid Cymru and was responsible for drafting their first consitutional policies. He was also father of Bronwen Astor, chatelaine of Cliveden duting the Profumo scandal.
A study of the life and works of Euripides, the classical Greek tragedian.
Good condition, but with some wear. The spine is faded and the boards a little rubbed. The page have some age-related toning but the book remains perfectly readable.