ONE HUNDRED PROVERBS ADAPTED FROM THE JAPANESE BY NORMAN W. FORGUE. Norman W. Forgue.

ONE HUNDRED PROVERBS ADAPTED FROM THE JAPANESE BY NORMAN W. FORGUE.

(Miniature Books).
  • Chicago: Black Cat Press, 1960 (1961).
  • miniature book (7 x 5.2 cm.)
  • maroon quarter morocco with Japanese paper-covered boards.
  • Frontispiece; 3-28, (4) pages (french-fold).
  • ISBN: none

Price: $75.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 51873

"Limited edition" (per colophon). According to the Black Cat Bibliography of Miniature Books and Ephemera, p. 33, this was limited to 300 copies, including 50 with the Japanese paper. The first Black Cat book listed by Forgue in his chronologically arranged bibliography. Preface plus 100 proverbs. Text (black) is printed inside borders formed by horizontal and vertical rules. The frontispiece is a two-color print showing Mt. Fuji. Sources of the proverbs are not indicated.