FIRST EDITION. Large 8vo. Amply illustrated. Green leatherette, decorated and lettered in gilt. Marbled endpapers. Marginal toning, else, clean, tight and tidy. In the original illustrated dust jacket: light edgewear. A smart, square copy of this literary spoof.
“The tattered bundle of ancient, decaying papers arrived ten years ago from a colleague in Switzerland well acquainted with my enthusiasm for eighteenth-century German manuscripts.” (Editor’s Foreword)
Author VENABLES, The Reverend Hubert (translator and editor)
Publisher New York: The Viking Press
Condition Very good/ very good