Venus and Adonis. William Shakespeare.
Venus and Adonis.
Venus and Adonis.
Venus and Adonis.
Venus and Adonis.
(Barbarian Press)

Venus and Adonis.

English, Andy (illus.)

Mission, British Columbia: Barbarian Press, 2005. Wood engravings by Andy English, with three full-page and ten smaller, all evoking the pastoral beauty of the verse and the innocent and headstrong love of the titular characters. Title and first four words calligraphed by Martin Jackson in green. Text taken from the first quarto, printed in 1593.

Octavo. 51, (4)pp. One of 135 copies. Bound in quarter green silk with patterned paper covers. Very fine. Item #29951

Price: $1,150.00

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