Claudius the God

Author: Robert Graves                              image2
Title: Claudius the God and his wife Messalina
Publisher: Random House
Place of publication: New York
Place of purchase: Bangalore
Ownership: Gift
General comments: Hardback edition, dust jacket missing except for the front and back flaps. Bought secondhand but in good condition at Blossom Book House by my boyfriend who knew how very badly I wanted to visit this bookstore myself.
Transcription of inscription:
Hi Shalmi,
It is the surest sign of love to gift someone a book one has no intention of borrowing.
– Topshe
Oct ’15.
Submitted by: Shalmi Barman