Feb 23, 2012 - Sale 2269

Sale 2269 - Lot 13

Price Realized: $ 840
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 500 - $ 750
(ALLEN PRESS.) Group of 4 volumes. Illustrated. 4to, original bindings, Norman J. Sondheim bookplates. Each a limited edition. Kentfield or Greenbrae, vd

Additional Details

Dryden. All For Love. Color frontispiece printed on papyrus, chapter headings and decorations in color. Beige cloth printed in red, in matching slipcase; prospectus, retrospective announcement slip, and publisher's Typed Letter Signed laid in. One of 140 copies. 1976 Sophocles. Antigone. Printed in four colors, 3 illustrations hand-colored by Dorothy Allen. Printed boards, acetate jacket; prospectus laid in. One of 130 copies. 1978 Caxton. The Noble Knight Paris and the Fair Vienne. Printed in letterpress with color illustrations. Parchment-backed boards, slipcase, prospectus laid in. One of 130 copies. (1956) Jonah, Judith, Ruth. Illustrated by Michele Forgeois. Contents loose as issued in printed wrappers in 23 carat gold lettering; laid into cloth clamshell box, publisher's prospectus and signed correspondence on Allen Press letterhead laid in. One of 140 copies. 1984.