A Ballad Upon a Wedding. GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS, Sir John SUCKLING.
A Ballad Upon a Wedding
A Ballad Upon a Wedding

A Ballad Upon a Wedding

Walthan Saint Lawrence, Berkshire: The Golden Cockerel Press, 1927. 8vo (19.4 x 13 cm). [4], 8, [5] pages. 9 engravings by Eric Rivilious (one full-page, seven vignettes, and one tail piece on colophon). Original quarter cream cloth, decorated Batik-style paper boards, gilt-lettered on spine, edges untrimmed. Some light age-darkening to spine, soft handling creases in margins, but overall a clean, well-preserved copy. Without the printed dust jacket. Item #407225

Number 345 of 375 hand-numbered copies. Compositors: A. H. Gibbs and F. Young. Pressman: A. C. Cooper. The text is taken from the 1648 edition of the 'Fragmenta Aurea' of Sir John Suckling.

Price: $250.00

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