Feb 23, 2012 - Sale 2269

Sale 2269 - Lot 11

Price Realized: $ 720
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 500 - $ 750
(ALLEN PRESS.) Group of 3 volumes of Ancient Tales. Illustrated. Various sizes, original bindings. Norman J. Sondheim bookplates. Each a limited edition. Kentfield or Greenbrae, vd

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Euripides. The Bacchae. 3 color etchings by Michele Forgeois. Gilt-lettered 1/4 cloth over wood veneer boards, matching slipcase. One of 130 copies. 1972 Terence. The Brothers. 27 drawings by Albrecht Dürer. Linen-backed decorative boards, publisher's prospectus laid in, slipcase. One of 140 copies. 1978 Barlaam and Josaphat. Two or more colors to each text page, the Caxton initials hand-colored by Dorothy Allen. Full blue-grey cloth lettered in red, acetate jacket, prospectus laid in. One of 140 copies. 1986.