The Black Cat. Edgar Allen Poe.
The Black Cat
The Black Cat

The Black Cat

n.p. Cheloniidae Press, 1984. Limited edition. Hardcover. Fine. Item #22143

8vo. Finely printed letterpress by Harold McGrath at Hampshire Typothetae. Eleven wood engravings by Alan James Robinson. One of 60 copies (from an edition of 325 copies) printed on vintage Bodleian paper, french-foilded, and bound in quarter morocco by Gray Parrot. Gilt spine title, handmade paper boards. A fine copy, This is number 9. Signed by the artist in the colophon.

Accompanied by an additional suite of wood engravings in a black cloth chemise, each signed by the artist. The whole is protected in a clamshell case, black leather spine, gilt, oatmeal colored cloth sides. A fine set.

And with a copy of the original prospectus laid in, itself a work of typographical and woodcut art.


Price: $1,750.00

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