(Camoes, Luiz Vaz De). Bacon, Leonard, translator
Title THE LUSIADS OF LUIZ DE CAMOES
Book Condition Bookplate to the front pastedown, hairline crack to the inner rear hinge, crack to the inner front hinge--still sound, about very good in green cloth with gilt titles to the spine; in a shelfworn, mildly stained, soiled, torn and edge-nicked dust jacket.
Edition First edition.
Publisher New York: The Hispanic Society of America, 1950.
Seller ID 38393.00
Bacon's objective was to bring "vestiges of the original splendor" with his translation of this grand narrative poem. Mr. Bacon has completed his work with detailed annotations, notes, an explanatory introduction and a preface. 435 pages.
Portuguese Literature. Poetry. 16th Century Literature. Translated Literature.