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[GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS]; XENOPHON OF EPHESUS; FRASER, Eric (illustrator).

The Ephesian Story.

Translated by Paul Turner.

Stock Code
102549
London, Golden Cockerel Press, 1957
£500

A rollicking Greek tale of love, romance, piracy, slavery, high seas adventure, desert tomb raiding and even mummification... Here attractively illustrated by Eric Fraser, known for his illustrations to Shakespeare, Tolkien and the Everyman's Library dust-jackets. This specially bound edition includes an additional suite of the illustrations, including one extra illustration not found in the larger limitation.

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Description

Number 9 of 75 specially bound copies with an additional suite of linocuts, from an overall limitation of 300; 4to (245 x 180 mm.); linocut frontispiece, title, 4 plates, plus additional suite of 7 plates loose in sleeve at end as issued, all by Eric Fraser, book label to lower fore-corner of front pastedown; full green morocco with gilt designs after Fraser to cover and lettered in gilt to spine, top edge gilt, spine slightly darkened, otherwise very good.

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