Plutarch's Lives Of Illustrious Men. Translated from the Greek by John Dryden and Others. Volume 1. Published by John B. Alden, New York, 1887. The front and back covers and spine covering show some wear and marks. The first blank page has been written on. The pages throughout show a bit of yellowing due to age. The book measures 7 5/8" x 5 1/4". Please pm me for additional pictures.