OVID; [Sir Samuel GARTH]. Metamorphoses.

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OVID; [Sir Samuel GARTH]. Metamorphoses. London: Printed for J. Walker et al., 1818.

20mo. Full red calf; spine lettered in gilt to black morocco label; spine and boards decorated in gilt and blind; dentelles in gilt; marbled edges; marbled endpapers; pp. [vii], 8-449, [8]; with two frontispiece plates; even sunning to spine; minimal bumping to corners; slight rubbing to marbled edges; ink ownership inscription to title, else clean, a very good copy in the attractive binding.
A nineteenth century translation of Ovid's epic Metamorphoses, originally published by Samuel Garth, along with biographical notices of the various translators of this edition.