Item #20772 THE TEMPTATION OF SAINT ANTHONY. Allen Press, Gustave Flaubert, Lafcadio Hearn., Francis Carmody.


(Kentfield): The Allen Press, 1974. Limited edition. Hardcover. Illustrated with a full-page reproduction from a wood engraving of Saint Anthony and 24 additional engravings from various sources, (83) pp; quarto (13.5 x 9.75 inches), bound in Fortuny cloth hand-blockedf in a Persian floral pattern; text handset in Menhart Unciala and Solemnis types and printed iin black and red with light blue highlights on mould-made "Michelangelo" rag paper. Acetate jacket. Discoloration to endpapers at gutter, from reactive binding materials, small bookplate to front fixed endpaper, else fine in fine acetate jacket. Very good. Item #20772

The 40th book from the Allen Press, limited to 140 copies.

Price: $300.00