Francesco Colonnia;; a fanciful tale of the writing of the Hypnerotomachia; translated by Theodore Wesley Koch

Chicago: Privately Printed at R. R. Donnelley & Sons, 1929. 62p., frontis-facsimile of the title page of the 1545 edition, foreword, illustrated with reproductions of the colophon of the 1449 edition and frescoes by Tommaso de Moderna, rubricated chapter headings,limited edition of four hundred copies, very good in boards with black cloth backstrip, gilt titles, paper title label, enclosed black cloth slipcase as issued.

Association copy. Bookplate of John Thomas Lee, personal inscription to him by the translator naming Mr. Lee as the inspiration for this book and another "Tales for Bibliophiles" which was made for the Caxton Club. Signed by Koch. 4-panel fine-print brochure laid-in.

Cat.No: 126216

Price: $45.00