Barlaam and Josephat. Allen Press, William Caxton, transl.
Barlaam and Josephat
Barlaam and Josephat

Barlaam and Josephat

(Greenbrae): The Allen Press, 1986. Limited edition. Hardcover. Small 8vo. (53)pp. Gray cloth printed on the spine and upper board with the title. Title in two colors. Two full page illustrations ad several vignettes in the text; hand-colored initials. Finely printed letterpress on hand-made Richard de Bas paper. One of 140 copies. A fine copy in its clear acetate wrapper.

An edition of the Christian legend of the Buudha, translated and first published by William Caxton in 1484.

With a letter laid in from Lewis Allen to the original purchaser.

Allen Press, #52.

. Fine. Item #21266

Price: $500.00

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