Illustrated by Nick Hayes
Introduced by Peter Frankopan
Translated by Robin Waterfield
Limited to 750 hand-numbered copies
Editorial material by Carolyn Dewald OVER TWO-THIRDS SOLD
Editorial material by Carolyn Dewald
OVER TWO-THIRDS SOLD
Exquisitely hand-bound in full-grain leather, this edition of the first great work of history features an exclusive new introduction by Peter Frankopan and fabulous illustrations by Nick Hayes. Limited to 750 copies, each numbered by hand and signed by the introducer, the illustrator and the translator, this is the ideal Herodotus for the discerning collector.
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