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Patchwork Quilt by  Decimus Magnus  Edward] AUSONIUS - First Edition - 1930 - from Rare Illustrated Books (SKU: 1061)

Patchwork Quilt

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Patchwork Quilt

by [LINDSAY, Jack & BAWDEN, Edward] AUSONIUS, Decimus Magnus

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London: Fanfrolico Press, 1930. A celebration of the joys of wine by 4th Century Roman poet, Decimus Magnus Ausonius (310 A.D. - 393 A.D.). Translated into English by Jack Lindsay with ten wood engravings by Edward Bawden. Limited edition of 400 copies hand printed by Lindsay, of which this is number 399. Numbered by hand on final page. Slim octavo, original blue blind stamped buckram, top-edge gilt and others uncut; spine slightly browned, a near-fine copy.

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Bookseller Inventory #
1061
Title
Patchwork Quilt
Author
[LINDSAY, Jack & BAWDEN, Edward] AUSONIUS, Decimus Magnus
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Fanfrolico Press
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1930
Keywords
wine rome roman classical literature poetry lindsay decimus magnus ausonius bacchus edward bawden
Bookseller catalogs
Illustration; Engraving; Food & Drink; Wine;

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buckram
A plain weave fabric normally made from cotton or linen which is stiffened with starch or other chemicals to cover the book...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...[more]

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