The Ashendene Press Edition of Horace's Carmina Sapphica. Miniature, Horace.
The Ashendene Press Edition of Horace's Carmina Sapphica
The Ashendene Press Edition of Horace's Carmina Sapphica

The Ashendene Press Edition of Horace's Carmina Sapphica

Boston: Anne and David Bromer, (1983). Hardcover. Fine. Item #22185

Miniature book. 1-7/16 by 1-3/16 inches. Copy No. 79 of 150 finely printed on the Ashendene hand press by Linnea Gentry from the original Ashendene pates used for the original printing for Queen Mary's Dollhouse in 1923. Bound in full niger morocco, spine in three compartments with raised bands, gilt; gilt rules on the boards; all edges gilt. Housed in the publisher's clamshell case, morocco spine, gilt, with cloth sides and an ingenious cutout to house and protect the small book. And with the original prospectus for this edition laid into the publisher's cloth chemise. A fine copy in a fine case.

Price: $1,000.00

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