London: Bernard Quaritch, 1926. First Edition. Quarter Leather over marbled paper boards. Octavo, 135 pp., frontispiece portrait with tissue guard, five additional inserted plates. This copy has been specially (& expertly) bound in quarter red morocco leather with marbled paper, matching marbled endpapers, sewn endbands, top edges gilt. Written in pencil on verso of front flyleaf “Bound up from loose pages by [name], June 78.” I cannot decipher the name of the binder. A lovely copy in fine condition. Fine. Item #311030
¶ An interesting exchange between the author and his publisher, the great bookseller Bernard Quaritch.