Privately printed for the Navarre Society, London, 1926, limited edition of 2000 copies. Each volume, black cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine, gilt image of New Gate to the front board under a plain dustwrapper with the same lettering and image in black. 9.25ins x 6ins, Teg. Vol 1: xvi, 335pp plus 8pp plates. Vol 2: xxiii, (i), 328pp plus 4pp plates. Vol 3: xv, (i), 336pp plus 6pp plates. Vol 4: xvi, 336pp plus 5pp plates. Vol 5: xvi, 346pp plus 5pp plates. In total 28 plates as listed. Each volume has the pencilled signature of W.H.C. Romanis to the front free endpaper. Volume one has the same gentlemans armorial bookplate to the front pastedown. Partial browning to free endpapers of each volume. Dw of volume one has a small stain next to the leading edge, dw of volume 5 has old closed tear to top of spine, otherwise it is a VG / VG set.
stock no: 48845
Author Rayner, J.L. & Crook, G.T.
Publisher Navarre Society