London: Printed for W. Strahan and T. Cadell in the Strand, 1779. Second Edition. Leather bound. 8vo. Full calf. Marbled edges and endpapers. 383 pp.
Shelf wear. Hinges overopened and splitting, though attached. 1825 signature on front free endpaper.
This is an uncommon second edition of Potter's 1777 translation of Aeschylus, which was reprinted many times and was the only available English translation for over 50 years. Vol. II contains the full Oresteia trilogy (Agamemnon, The Choephorae, and The Furies) and The Persians. Good. Item #3057