First edition. Not in Agner. Title page with decorations by Dwiggins and printed in two colors. Printing by Dorothy Abbe. A copy of the prospectus which is inserted states that 225 copies were printed of which 125 were for sale. Spine faded and with wear along hinge. Presentation from Shimer on free endpaper.
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Fifth edition, revised (See Bridson & Wakeman E360). Contains two plates including one folding plate showing workers in action. With the bookplate and pencil signature of Gavin Bridson. Has a tipped-in page printed in red issued by the company which concerns "Sensitive Tissue." Paper repairs to edge of front free endpaper; the half-title, and the edge of the frontispiece plate.