The gilt and crushed blue levant morocco binding reproduced on our Daphnis journal cover contained Jacques Amyot s French translation of the romantic tale Daphnis and Chloe. The original story was composed by the 2nd-century Greek author Longus, a little-known writer assumed to have been a freedman of a Roman family.

Hardback  (Text (eye-readable))  240pp  h140mm  x  w95mm 

ISBN13: 9781439735961