DE QUATUOR EVANGELISTIS. Anvil Press. C. Sedulius.


Lexington, 1955. 5 1/4 x 7 3/4. (10) pages with 8 woodcuts by Victor Hammer. Blue boards, wrap-around title label. Spine base bumped, one-inch repair to rear backstrip. Very good. Item #17897

One of 250 copies printed by Carolyn Reading in red and black in Hammer's American Uncial type. Hammer based his woodcuts of the Evangelists and their symbols on the Holkham Bible drawings. The cuts were also used in the Anvil Four Gospels. Text is from the 5th century Opus Paschale of Sedulius.

Price: $300.00

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