Gilgamesh, King of Erech. by GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS. BRABY, Dorothea.LUCAS,…

Gilgamesh, King of Erech. by GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS. BRABY, Dorothea.LUCAS, F.L.
One of 60 special copies

~ Gilgamesh, King of Erech.

London Golden Cockerel Press 1948

12 engravings by Dorothea Braby, title printed in gold. No. 32 of 60 specially bound copies, signed by the author and the artist. 8vo., original half brown morocco, yellow buckram sides with two designs by Braby blocked in gilt on front and back, top edge gilt, others uncut. An extremely good copy with only slight darkening to the very edges of the paper.

According to Cockalorum no. 180 p. 53, Braby did a great deal of research into Sumero-Babylonian art to inspire her engravings for the oldest epic tale in the world.

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