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Austin Osman Spare
Learning by Austin Osman Spare Hadean Press Limited Edition 1/33 Occult Sold Out
Hadean Press, 2012. Near Mint. The book itself is mint, but the slipcase may have some wear and tear, with the ribbon used to withdraw the book coming loose. Learning by Austin Osman Spare Hadean Press Limited Edition 1/33 Occult Sold Out! OOP - RARE! Learning by Austin Osman Spare Published by Hadean Press, 2012 Limited Edition of only 33, this copy being #25 First Edition, Hardcover with slipcase, 94 mm x 44 mm (4" x 2"), 18 pages Near Mint condition. This is a very rare and very limited edition of Learning, by Austin Osman Spare, which was published by the Hadean Press, in 2012. According to Hadean Press: "This text has been transcribed from a sheet of fragmenta and sigils acquired by the present owner at Sotheby's, London in November 1997. The auction house described the sheet as "circa 1952". ....The text is printed on handmade Akbar natural paper with a weight of 115gsm. Spare's handwritten text is revealed in the background, and on the endleaves appears a sigil he drew in the margin. This is a simple, single signature binding with a reversed book cloth hinge, a hard, textured cover and faux leather spine. The book comes in a matching slipcase..." - copyright Hadean Press This book is in mint condition, and is a charming, handbound miniature book, which measures 9.4 cm x 4.4 cm (approx), and has 18 pages. It is numbered, and is one of only 33 copies published, and is numbered #25. All 33 copies have sold out! This important little book would make an important addition to any serious collector of Austin Osman Spare's work. If you missed out on securing one of these, th … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: EMPORIUM REIX Rare/Exotic/Old Finds (reix718) [Belfield, NSW, AU]
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