Limited to 1600 numbered copies. '..... designed by Francis Meynell .... printed on Van Gelder paper at the Curwen Press. The colour-stencilled decorations are by T. L. Poulton; the remainder are composed of astronomical signs'. 'John Glanvill's Translation With A Prologue By David Garnett'.
Pictorial title page printed in red and black. Lacks slipcase.
Author De Fontenelle, Bernard
Binding Limp vellum with gilt decoration and lettering. Top edge gilt other edges uncut. 21x13cms
Publisher Nonesuch Press
Illustrator T. L. Poulton
Condition Covers very slightly soiled. Fox mark to pages 1-9 and fox mark to rear end papers.
Pages x + 140pp