ALLEN PRESS. SOPHOCLES. ~ Antigone. A tragedy.
One of 130 copies. 3 handcoloured illustrations based on 6th Century BC Greek vase paintings, every page is embellished with a vertical column of Greek symbols or letters in a series of four colours. Printed in Menhart Unciala and Solemnis types on English handmade paper. Large 4to., original printed handmade paper covered boards title and author set between black blocks on upper cover and spine, in the original vinyl protective jacket. A fine copy.
Part of the Allen Press series of Greek dramas. The Allens thought Antigone especially moving and an ideal text.
Original prospectus inserted loose.Booklabel of Clarence B. Hanson.