The Oedipus Coloneus of Sophocles, E.S. Shuckburgh, 1913
The Oedipus Coloneus of Sophocles, with a Commentary abridged from the Large edition of Sir Richard C. Jebb, Litt.D., by E.S. Shuckburgh, Litt.D.
Published by the University Press, Cambridge, 1913. Reprinted from the 1903 edition.
A fair blue cloth hardback, bumped and worn with dark discoloration areas, particularly the spine. Binding is a little wobbly, but all still bound. Pastedowns are foxed, with bookplate at the front, and pencilled owner's name to first free endpaper. Dust toned to top edge and age spotted to other edges.
Text is clean and bright with occasional scholarly pencil annotation. A good reading copy.
Text in English and Greek.
lii + 298pp..
Dimensions: Approximately 191mm high x 131mm wide x 24mm deep.
Weight: Approximately 441g (unpacked).