THE GARDEN PARTY and other stories with coloured lithographs by Marie Laurencin.
London: The Verona Press, 1939 [issued in 1947]. Number 346 of a limited edition of 1250 copies designed by Hans Mardersteig and printed at the Officina Bodoni.  315,  pages. Illustrated with 16 coloured lithographs. Original patterned paper-covered boards with red gilt title label to spine; original printed dust-wrapper; original slipcase. Octavo. Slipcase worn and splitting at head and heel; slight wear to head and heel of dust-wrapper and slight browning to spine of wrapper; else a fine copy without any foxing, complete with the original tipped-in publisher’s note. Though printed in 1939, because of the war, the publication was delayed until 1947.
Book ID: 13682
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