Taboo. In Lino-cuts. [Illustrating that Fine Satire of James Branch Cabell’s.]

Taboo. In Lino-cuts. [Illustrating that Fine Satire of James Branch Cabell’s.]
click image to zoom

[New York]: Privately Printed, 1927. Folio, half-title in color, frontispiece portrait of Cabell, title-page, limitation leaf, contents leaf, 6 plates, and an extra plate 1 signed by Bernhard at the front. Handmade paper with checkerboard pattern over boards and paper label, vellum back strip. A fine copy with tissue guards present and the prospectus tipped in at the front. #20 of an edition limited to 50 copies signed by Bernhard. A very rare edition of this tale by Cabell first published in by McBride in 1921 after appearing in the Literary Review. “Taboo; a Legend Retold from the Dirghic of Sævius Nicanor, with Prolegomena, Notes, and a Preliminary Memoir”. (Item Id: 109900)

Buy Now

All items are guaranteed as described but may be returned for any reason for resale for a full refund within 10 days of receipt only if packed, shipped, and insured as received. Payment in US dollars drawn on a US bank, including state and local taxes as applicable, is expected upon receipt unless otherwise agreed. Institutions may receive deferred billing and duplicates will be considered for credit. References or advance payment may be requested of anyone ordering for the first time. All sold items remain the property of John Windle Antiquarian Bookseller until paid for in full. Postage is extra and will be via UPS or USPS unless otherwise requested.

PayPal is the prefered payment method but Visa, MasterCard, and American Express are also gladly accepted: if paying by credit card please be sure to read and understand the descriptions of the books you are ordering, as substantial charges can be assessed on returns for which the buyer is responsible. Please also note that under standard terms of business, title does not pass to the purchaser until the purchase price has been paid in full.

ILAB dealers only may deduct their reciprocal discount, provided the account is paid in full within 30 days; thereafter the price is net.