A Song about Tsar Ivan Vasilyevitch his young body-guard and the valiant merchant Kalashnikov. Translated by John Cournos. Paul Nash, Mikhail Yurievitch Lermontov.
A Song about Tsar Ivan Vasilyevitch his young body-guard and the valiant merchant Kalashnikov. Translated by John Cournos
A Song about Tsar Ivan Vasilyevitch his young body-guard and the valiant merchant Kalashnikov. Translated by John Cournos
A Song about Tsar Ivan Vasilyevitch his young body-guard and the valiant merchant Kalashnikov. Translated by John Cournos

Decorations and Binding by Paul Nash

A Song about Tsar Ivan Vasilyevitch his young body-guard and the valiant merchant Kalashnikov. Translated by John Cournos.

London: The Aquila Press, 1929.

Nash, Paul. No. 288 of 750 copies, on gray Maillol handmade paper, printed in black and red. With decorations by Paul Nash, who also designed the format and binding. 1 vols. Tall 8vo. Decorations and Binding by Paul Nash. Original full terra-cotta morocco binding, designed by Paul Nash, onlaid with right-angled forms of black and white calf on upper cover, blind rules, pages uncut, black-stained tops, faint shelf wear, else fine, and attractive Ransom, Selective Check Lists, p. 4. Item #16454

The second book of the press, hand set and printed, “the printing finished on the evening of Thursday, the 27th of June 1929” (Colophon). Ransom could trace only eight titles from the press, the last of them produced in July, 1930. A handsome and unusual example of Nash's work.

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