Paris: The Pleiad, 1926. 6 1/2 x 9 1/2. xxxvi pages printed throughout in an elegant italic letter. Marbled boards with spine label. Small glue marks on endpapers, all else fine in the uncommon slipcase with label & copy number. With the RARE 4-PAGE Announcement, printed mostly in the Vincenza type and with the prospectus. The finest copy we have seen. Item #18146
First book with the Pleiad imprint. No. 111 of 475 numbered copies printed at the Officina Bodoni. First use of Frederic Warde's Vicenza type (a recutting of his Arrighi, with serifs on the ascenders). Schmoller 16.