The Book of Jonah. Golden Cockerel Press.

The Book of Jonah. Taken from the authorized version of King James I, with engravings on wood by David Jones.

(Waltham St. Lawrence), 1926. 7 1/2 x 10. 15 pages with 12 wood engravings by David Jones. Four engravings are full page; others head the text or form 3/4 borders around a double spread. Original white buckram, title gilt on spine. The printed dust wrapper is present but in two pieces, foxed & chipped. The book has a slight bit of soil; traces of glue staining at edges of pastedown & in the hinge, unerasble light pencil note on flyleaf. A very good copy. Item #17842

These powerful engravings harmonize well with printed text. No. 154 of 175 copies printed in Caslon type on Batchelor handmade paper.

Price: $2,000.00

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