One of 100 special copies, with an extra portfolio of original leaves and a facsimile copy of 'Daisy and Marguerite'
TAYLOR, Michael & SEWELL, Brocard. ~ Saint Dominic’s Press: A Bibliography 1916-1937.
Risbury Whittington Press 1995
Frontispiece reproduction from 'Libellus Lapidum' tipped in, together with 23 other illustrations including photographs, drawings and tipped-in page specimens. No. 6 of 100 special copies, signed by Taylor, Sewell and Falkner, with a portfolio of original leaves printed at Saint Dominic's Press and a facsimile copy of 'Daisy and Marguerite'. Printed in Caslon types on Zerkall hablmatt and Ingres papers. 4to., [20 x 27 cms], original quarter rust coloured oasis morocco over matching paper covered boards, decorative design in red to upper cover of bibliography, lettering in gilt to spine. Original printed leaves housed in quarter rust coloured cloth and paper portfolio. 'Daisy and Marguerite', one of 100 facsimile copies, 8vo., [15.5 x 24 cms], quarter linen over cream paper covered boards. 3 volumes housed in original rust coloured cloth edged paper covered slipcase. An excellent copy.
The portfolio of original leaves contains pages from 'Horae Beatae Virginis' and 'Lectiones ad Matutinam' (only half the portfolios had the latter).
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