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The third idyll of Theocritus: PB 165-2004

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The third idyll of Theocritus


Author: Theocritus
Translator: Lang, Andrew
Publisher: Museum Press
Printer: Kent, Watson
Printer: Burroughs, Bryson
Printer: Rogers, Bruce



Translated from the Greek by Andrew Lang

[9] p : ill. (col.) ; 27 cm

Place(s) associated

  • New York

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2003-05) by Dreyfus, John


Production date: AD 1928


"375 copies ... were made at the Museum Press by Watson Kent, Bryson Burroughs and Bruce Rogers. In blue wrapper, with paper label on front cover.

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 165-2004
Primary reference Number: 118587
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 17 August 2012 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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