Ganymede in Rome (Signed copy)
Signed by Brian Hill, 28 epigrams of Marcus Valerius Martialis (Martial)
First edition, limited to 200 copies. Hardback, with gilt titling to upper board. 19 × 15.5cm, 31pp.
This copy has a signed slip from Brian Hill, using the same type of paper as the book.
A collection of epigrams by Martial who wrote twelve books of Epigrams, published in Rome between AD 86 and 103. They have been translated by Brian Merrikin Hill (1917–1997), a well-regarded poet and translator.
Good condition. The boards have some light marking and rubbing but the contents are clean and the binding is secure.