THE FORTSAS CATALOGUE A FACSIMILE, WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY LESSING J. ROSENWALD.
(Bird & Bull Press). Rosenwald, Lessing J.
- Philadelphia: Philobiblon Club, 1970.
- cloth spine, marbled paper over boards.
- 19 pages with a 16-page 8vo. facsimile of the original Fortsas Catalogue in a pocket in the inside rear cover.
- Order Nr. 456
- Price: $325.00 other currencies
One of 250 numbered copies (Taylor B2). This book was designed and printed by Henry Morris of the Bird & Bull Press. The "Avis" and the text of M. Polain's newspaper account of the hoax are reproduced in facsimile and tipped-in. An important addition to the literature connected to this famous auction hoax.