THE SONG OF ROLAND, DONE INTO ENGLISH IN THE ORIGINAL MEASURE BY CHARLES SCOTT MONCRIEFF. Charles Scott Moncrieff.

THE SONG OF ROLAND, DONE INTO ENGLISH IN THE ORIGINAL MEASURE BY CHARLES SCOTT MONCRIEFF.

(Limited Editions Club).

With an Introduction by Hamish Miles, Illustrated & Hand-illuminated by Valenti Angelo.

  • New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1938.
  • tall 8vo.
  • quarter parchment over blue boards, parchment stamped in gilt and boards with color decoration by Valenti Angelo, top edge gilt, others uncut
  • xiii, 138, (2) pages.
  • ISBN: none

Price: $85.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 125874

Limited to 1500 numbered copies signed by the illustrator, Valenti Angelo. (LEC 102; Angelo Biblio. p.58); this copy is numbered but this number is crossed out and it has "Office Copy" written in indicating that it was part of the publisher's holdings and has an embossed stamp on the colophon page indicating that this is one of 25 Presentation Copies. Contains six illustrations and six initials hand-colored in red, blue and gold by Angelo. Printed by Edmund Thompson at his Hawthorn House. Lacks slipcase.