CRESSET PRESS. NASH, John. SPENSER, Edmund. ~ The Shepheard's Calender. Conteyning twelve aeglogues proportionable to the twelve monethes.
No. 89 of 350 copies. Pochoir illustrations on title page and 12 pochoir illustrations for each month by John Nash. Printed in Granjon Old Face designed by the book’s printer George W. Jones, on Barcham Green handmade paper. Folio, original parchment backed, cream silk cloth covered boards. Spine with a few marks, edges gently rubbed but the silk is remarkably clean and this is one of the better and cleaner copies I have seen, extremely good internally.
Spenser’s cycle of eclogues with Nash’s remarkable illustrations, coloured by stencil at the Curwen Press.