The Limited Editions Club, New York. 1934. 176 pages. 4to (26,5 x 17,5 cm). Introduction by H. G. Wells. Printed by William Edwin Rudge set in Linotype Janson La Garde hand-made paper. Bound by George McKibbin & Son in half vellum, gold-stamped, pattern-paper sides by Frederic Warde, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Designed and decorated with fleuron arrangements and reproductions of sixteenth-century woodcuts by Bruce Rogers. Signed by Bruce Rogers. 1500 numbered copies, this is no. 1338. (LEC 64, Haas no. 165).
Interesting proveniens, especially for us in Sweden, birthday greetings on first fly leaf from Carl Fredrik Hultenheim (CFH) to Leif Thollander, 1991, 10/3. CFH & Leif Thollander were the two giants on the Swedish typographic scene during the 20th century.