An Original Leaf from the First Edition of Alexander Barclay's English Translation of Sebastian Brant's "Ship of Fools," printed by Richard Pynson in 1509. James D. Hart.
An Original Leaf from the First Edition of Alexander Barclay's English Translation of Sebastian Brant's "Ship of Fools," printed by Richard Pynson in 1509.
An Original Leaf from the First Edition of Alexander Barclay's English Translation of Sebastian Brant's "Ship of Fools," printed by Richard Pynson in 1509.
An Original Leaf from the First Edition of Alexander Barclay's English Translation of Sebastian Brant's "Ship of Fools," printed by Richard Pynson in 1509.
An Original Leaf from the First Edition of Alexander Barclay's English Translation of Sebastian Brant's "Ship of Fools," printed by Richard Pynson in 1509.
An Original Leaf from the First Edition of Alexander Barclay's English Translation of Sebastian Brant's "Ship of Fools," printed by Richard Pynson in 1509.
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An Original Leaf from the First Edition of Alexander Barclay's English Translation of Sebastian Brant's "Ship of Fools," printed by Richard Pynson in 1509.

Pynson, Richard (illus.)

San Francisco: Grabhorn Press, 1938. Quarto. (2)ff.,15pp. One of 260 copies. The original leaf is from folio ccxiii of the Pynson 1509 edition. The essay by James D. Hart is decorated on each page with charming color-printed facsimiles of woodcut fools. Leaf lightly stained, else fine. Bound in linen-backed printed boards, with paper label to spine and original plain dust wrapper. Fine. Bookplate. Item #27641

(Grabhorn Bibliography 300; BCC #34; Chalmers 75).

Price: $400.00

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