in-4°, 3 ll. + 73 p., illustrated with in all 5 green drawings of which one on the title page (by Frank Chouteau Brown), slight foxing in a few leaves, mainly in the very first and last ones, untrimmed, bookplate ?Ex Libris Sturgeon?, half vellum binding, beautiful marbled paper on covers, just à lettle rubbing mainly to the edges. Fine American edition of (according to the translator) ?the best-written play in the world?.Edition limited to 550 copies, copy nr. 200. Printed on sixteen-point Montaigne type on Rives handmade paper by the Riverside Press, Cambridge, Mass.Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : The Antigone. Translated by John Jay Chapman...
Éditeur : Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin, 1930,
Description du livre Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1930. First edition thus, 1/550 copies. 4to. (6), 70, (1) pp. Decorations by Frank Chouteau Brown; the paper used in the binding made expressly for the book by Mrs. Augustus Loring. Parchment-backed marbled boards, gilt spine title, glassine dust jacket, publisher's slipcase with printed paper label. Several edges on the slipcase are cracked, other wear at extremities, otherwise very good. (1470). N° de réf. du libraire 54491