ST. DOMINIC’S PRESS. MORE, Sir Thomas. ~ The XII Propertees or Condicyons of a Lover by Johan Picus, Erle of Myrandula, a grete Lord of Italy, expressed in Balade by Sir Thomas More, Knyghte.
First edition. One of 250 copies, this no.73. Printed on Batchleor hand-made paper. 4to., original full beige linen with printed paper label on upper cover, errata slip tipped in plus a spare binding label. Very good copy.
Tipped onto the front pastedown is an als dated November 1929 from Pepler to Mr. Frank Glenn about this book as well as details about ordering specially printed notepaper and bookplates. The prospectus is inserted loose and there is a St. Dominic’s printed note: “Readers will be interested to know that a copy of this book was presented to Our Holy Father the Pope...”