WAR MUSIC: An Account of Books 16 to 19 of Homer's Illiad.
Edition: First US printing.
New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, (1987) dj. Hardcover first edition - Upon its publication in England, Lawrence Durrell called this a 'work of great virtuosity. . . completely original in style and stance.' Review copy with publisher's letter laid in. A 'translation' in one sense of these four books of the Illiad, but completely modern in tone, style and language. Guide to pronunciation. 85 pp. ISBN: 0-374-286485.
Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket.