MARBLE HILL PRESS. MELVILLE, Herman. ~ The Sermon Being the Ninth Chapter of the Novel Moby Dick.
New York Privately Printed by George Sas at The Marble Hill Press 1963
One of 150 copies. With a foreword by Corwin F. Stickney. Designed, handset and printed by George Sas. Printed in Caslon No. 540 on Curtis Tweedweave paper. Pp. 20 . 16 x 24 cms. 8vo., hand sewn russet wrappers, title design printed in green, black and white to upper cover, fore edge uncut. A touch of creasing to edges, otherwise fine.
A well produced booklet reprinting chapter nine of Melville’s ‘Moby Dick’, in which Father Mapple launches into a whaling hymn followed by a sermon about Jonah and the whale.
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