Category: Modern First Editions

WORDS AND LINES Stock code: 13793

Author / Artist:

Souza, Francis Newton

Publisher:

London: Villiers. 1959

Description:

First edition, first printing. Publisher's original white card covers, in printed dustwrapper and glassine. Quarto. 27pp text with line illustrations and an additional 12 pages of illustrations by F. N. Souza printed on laid paper. A lovely fine copy, the binding clean and square, the contents clean throughout and without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps. Complete with the near fine bright dustwrapper which is lightly creased at the edges. The original unprinted glassine is darkened with a couple of tiny nicks and short tears. A lovely copy of this scarce artist's book.

Price:

£300.00

Notes:

Limited to 950 copies (there was also a signed edition of 50).