The Voiage and Travaille of Sir John Maundevile Knt. Which treateth of the Way to Hierusalem; and of Marvayles of Inde, with other Ilands and Countreyes.
New York: Random House, 1928. Folio, (4), 158 pp., with 31 illustrations by Valenti Angelo. Also, 34 initials and numerous paragraph marks illuminated by hand by Valenti Angelo. Original William Wheeler binding of wooden boards, morocco backstrip, in original slipcase. A fine copy as issued.One edge of box split. Limited to 150 copies. In terms of design and execution, this is thought by many to be the most desirable book of the Press. Art of the Printed Book, p. 47 and # 114. Grabhorn Bibliography # 107.
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