The Gemini Press, (1934) & (Basilisk Press, 1980). 8 x 13 1/2. Twenty-eight leaves with 23 full page wood engraving. Laid into quarter cloth folder with leather spine label. Fine copy in slipcase. Lacks the separate explanatory booklet. Item #17521
The first book from Hughes-Stanton's press. This is no. 251 of 280 signed copies printed on Basingwerk Parchment. (Another 50 copies were printed on Japanese Vellum.) Only half the edition was sold at the time of publication. In 1970 Hughes-Stanton offered the remaining 25 sets of Japan Vellum sheets and 125 sets of Baskingwerk sheets to the Basilisk Press.