The Brook Kerith. A Syrian Story. George MOORE.
The Brook Kerith. A Syrian Story.

The Brook Kerith. A Syrian Story.

London: William Heinemann, 1929.

Tall octavo, signed and numbered from a limited edition of 375, with twelve engravings (including frontispiece) unopened; in full vellum binding, gilt, bookplate.

A very good copy of George Moore's decorative retelling of the Gospel story. Published by Heinemann, a private press from Covent Garden established in 1890. Heinemann, in its early history were recognised for their many decorative and ornately published translations of classics.

A very good copy of George Moore's decorative retelling of the Gospel story. Published by Heinemann, a private press from Covent Garden established in 1890. Heinemann, in its early history were recognised for their many decorative and ornately published translations of classics.
This edition is known for the twelve beautiful engravings by Stephen Gooden who also illustrated an edition of Aesop's Fables.
This is a limited and numbered edition of 375 copies, this copy is 317. The copy is also signed by George Moore and Stephen Gooden.

Price (AUD): $1,500.00  other currencies     Ref: #3805639

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