Robert the Devil

Robert the Devil

Iowa City: The Windhover Press, 1981. Wood-engravings by Roxanne Sexauer. Limited edition. Hardcover. Thin folio. (48)pp. Linen over boards, printed paper spine label. One of 310 unnumbered copies finely printed on handmade paper using Dante and Bembo types.
Erratum slip present and laid-in at the back.


Merwin has done a masterful job of translating the mediaeval French play 'Robert le Diable' a play that, as he says in his Preface, is "akin to 'Everyman'". Title page printed in red and black, and chapter headings also in red.


Trace of aging to the cloth cover else this is a fine copy f a finely printed book.

. Near fine. Item #20693

Price: $150.00

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