A DISSERTATION UPON ROAST PIG: An Essay by Charles Lamb. Illustrated by Wilfred Jones. Charles Lamb.
A DISSERTATION UPON ROAST PIG: An Essay by Charles Lamb. Illustrated by Wilfred Jones.

A DISSERTATION UPON ROAST PIG: An Essay by Charles Lamb. Illustrated by Wilfred Jones.

Rochester: Printing House of Leo Hart, 1932. Limited edition. Hardcover. Unpaginated text and illustrations printed on doubled leaves, octavo, vellum spine and Japanese paper over boards. Many full-page color illustrations, 2 double-page illustrations, initial letters and Chinese characters printed in red. Slipcase. Spine somewhat darkened, slipcase moderately worn, overall very good. Item #22087

An interesting presentation of this facetious essay on the origins of roast suckling pig. Edition of 950 copies printed on Okawara paper under the direction of Lio Hart at his Printing House in Rochester, New York. Illustrations by Wilfred Jones, typography by Will Ransom and the Chinese characters by Sang Ho. Signed by the illustrator. This copy number 658/950.

Price: $175.00

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