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Hardback, approx 9 x 6 inches. half bound with blue cloth to spine lettered in gilt and decorative red and white floral pattern paper boards. Plain endpapers. In very good condition. Some age-tanning to cover, edges darkened and rubbed, a couple of tiny nicks to top end of spine and bottom board corners. Some darkening to free endpaper-sides, bookplate to front and inscribed opposite in pencil “M & EV Bowater (Margaret, December 1945.)” Inside pages all clean and tight, a couple of rough hand-cut edges. Signed and numbered by author on last page. Else a very clean and tight copy. 78pp. Decorative red page bordering to top and bottom edges. Limited Numbered Edition, Signed by Author. Numbers 1-25 are printed on hand-made paper; 26-300 on mould-made paper. This being number 175/250.
Title: Heartsease and Honesty, Being the Pastimes of the Sieur De Grammont, steward to the Duc De Richelieu, in Touraine. Taken from his Notebooks written in French, never before printed & here made English... Signed Limited Edition.
Publisher: London, The Golden Cockerel Press, 1935 Ltd Ed. 175/250.:
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Seller ID: 83150
Keywords: POETRY SIMPSON, HELEN, Heartsease and Honesty,Being the Pastimes of the Sieur De Grammont, Duc De Richelieu, Signed Limited Edition, Golden Cockerel Press, 1930, letters, verses, satires, enigmas,