The Binder's Own Copy

CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS.

(Stone House Press).
  • Roslyn, NY: The John Carter Brown Library, 1992.
  • 8vo.
  • quarter leather, cloth, inserted in a clamshell case with separate porfolio containing six woodcuts on individual plates.
  • 85 pages.

Price: $850.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 106495

Limited to 200 numbered copies signed by the the artist, the binder and the printer, this being one of twenty of the deluxe edition. The prize winning play translated into English by William Jay Smith. Preface by Norman Fiering. Designed, bound and signed by Deborah M. Evetts in quarter leather with Thai silk sides. Portfolio contains six wood engravings printed and signed by John De Pol, and prospectus. Text illustrated with the engravings by John Depol and six engravings from works in the John Carter Brown Library. This copy comes from the library of Deborah Evetts, the binder, and contains a pen and ink drawing of the design used on the front cover, a sample stamped in green leather of this design, and various photographs of the covers.

CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS. Charles Bertin.