BARLAAM and JOSEPHAT. Allen Press, William Caxton.


(Greenbrae): The Allen Press, 1986. Limited edition. Hardcover. Octavo (10.75 x 7 inches), gray cloth, acetate jacket; (53) pp., title page printed in colors, 2 full-page illustrations, several vignette illustrations in the text, handcolored initials; text handset in Menhart Uncial and Garamond Bold on handmade Richard de Bas paper;. Fine. Item #20794

Lovely edition of the Christian legend of the Buddha. Translated into English and first printed by WIlliam Caxton in 1484. Edition limited to 140 copies.

Price: $200.00

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