Cupid and Psyches; The excellent narration of the marriage translated into English by William Adlington out of the Latine Bookes of the Golden Asse by Apuleius, 1566. Newly printed and published in Soho by the Nonesuch Press

London: Nonesuch Press, 1923. Hardcover. Unpaginated, letterpress on watermarked paper, rubricated cartouches enclose each page of text, hardbound in 8.5x5 inch paper over boards, spine-titled gilt. Front endsheet and first blank show a little dust-soil at gutter, hinge at last leaf very slightly separated (quite sound), the cinnamon backstrip is mildly faded while gilt remains bright, find an inoffensive old bookplate tipped onto ffep. The casing is enclosed in a modern acetate wrap and the original slipcase which is toned, dusty, and has several short splits. Numbered 522 of 625; a very good copy.

Cat.No: 187120

Price: $22.00