First edition, first printing. Recently bound in full dark green goatskin, the upper board inlaid with an authentic bronze Claudius coin [VF (20-25)]. Gilt single ruled border to the upper and lower boards. Titles in gilt to the upper board and spine. Top edge gilt, bottom edge uncut, as issued. Hand-sewn endbands, green endpapers. A fine copy. Housed in a bespoke felt lined cloth solander case with titles in gilt on a black morocco label.
A superbly presented first edition of Robert Graves' best known novel which was awarded the 1934 James Tait Black Memorial Prize.
Stock code: 18077