Mr. Chambers and Persephone, a Tale by Christopher Whitfield. by…

~ Mr. Chambers and Persephone, a Tale by Christopher Whitfield.

London Golden Cockerel Press 1937

No. 97 of 150 copies, signed by the author. 5 wood engravings by Dorothy Braby. Printed in Perpetua type on Arnold’s hand-made paper. 8vo., original quarter green morocco, yellow cloth boards. Spine faded and a little rubbed, corners very slightly rubbed, cloth a little dusty.

Sandford was attracted to produce this book as “one of the most enchanting love-stories of its kind...it had freshness, sensibility, imagination, and emotion”. It was in this book that the Press introduced the work of the young and very gifted Dorothy Braby.

Pertelote: Bibliography of the Golden Cockerel Press, 125
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