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071. NOWADAYS. One of 25 copies on Venetia - DUNSANY, Lord - 1918. [1198588]
The Four Seas Company., Boston 1918 - First edition. Deluxe issue, one of twenty-five copies printed on Venetia hand-made paper. Small quarto. Three-quarter black morocco over light blue cloth boards with gilt rules, five bands on spine, gilt titles and designs in compartments, upper edge gilt, marbled endpapers. [12], 29, [colophon], [12] pages. Publisher's device on title page. Slight bowing to boards, touch of rubbing to edges. Faint ink name of a previous owner on upper cover and another on the front paste-down, occasional foxing mostly to blanks; small pen annotation to colophon leaf noting the limitation statement of twenty-five copies ". of which this is one." Overall a very good, bright copy in a lovely fine binding of a very rare limited edition - the smallest print run of any book by Dunsany. Joshi & Schweitzer 1A.16.a.1, Deluxe issue. First Edition, First Printing, Deluxe Issue. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
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