Item #14508 Sonnets from Antan with an Editorial Note by James Branch Cabell. Grabhorn Press, James Branch Cabell.
Sonnets from Antan with an Editorial Note by James Branch Cabell

An Elegant Spoof

Sonnets from Antan with an Editorial Note by James Branch Cabell.

New York: The Fountain Press, Printed by The Grabhorn Press, 1929.

First Edition, No. 25 of 718 numbered copies, signed by Cabell. With a portrait of the putative poet Gerald Musgrave., Esq., being crowned by his muse (actually a burlesque portrait of Cabell). 1 vols. 8vo. An Elegant Spoof. Original decorated paper boards, gray cloth spine with paper label, spine faintly soiled, else fine Heller and Magee, Grabhorn Bibliography, 118. Item #14508

A droll volume, one of the Fifty Books of the Year, and, at 34 pages, one of the thinnest to receive this distinction, notwithstanding its gem-like typography, its pages hand-set in roman and italic Lutetia and printed in black and several colors.

Price: $100.00