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A Ballad Upon a Wedding by GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS; Sir John SUCKLING - Hardcover - 1927 - from Riverrun Books & Manuscripts (SKU: 407225)

A Ballad Upon a Wedding

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A Ballad Upon a Wedding

by GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS; Sir John SUCKLING

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  • hardcover
Condition
Some light age-darkening to spine, soft handling creases in margins, but overall a clean, well-preserved copy. Without the print
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Walthan Saint Lawrence, Berkshire: The Golden Cockerel Press, 1927. Some light age-darkening to spine, soft handling creases in margins, but overall a clean, well-preserved copy. Without the printed dust jacket. 8vo (19.4 x 13 cm). [4], 8, [5] pages. 9 engravings by Eric Rivilious (one full-page, seven vignettes, and one tail piece on colophon). Original quarter cream cloth, decorated Batik-style paper boards, gilt-lettered on spine, edges untrimmed. Number 345 of 375 hand-numbered copies. Compositors: A. H. Gibbs and F. Young. Pressman: A. C. Cooper. The text is taken from the 1648 edition of the 'Fragmenta Aurea' of Sir John Suckling.

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Bookseller
Riverrun Books & Manuscripts US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
407225
Title
A Ballad Upon a Wedding
Author
GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS; Sir John SUCKLING
Book condition
Used - Some light age-darkening to spine, soft handling creases in margins, but overall a clean, well-preserved copy. Without the print
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Golden Cockerel Press
Place of Publication
Walthan Saint Lawrence, Berkshire
Date published
1927
Bookseller catalogs
Literature; Fine Press;

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About Riverrun Books & Manuscripts

Founded in 1978 and purchased in 2016 by Thomas Lecky, Riverrun specializes in fine, rare, and unusual books from all periods and genres. There are large holdings in art, photography, artists' books, fine printing, books about books, literature, signed and inscribed books, early printing, and Americana. We have thousands of books not listed online in these and many other fields, and are constantly sourcing new material from private collections and public auction. Please let us know if we can help you locate something not listed in our stock. We are members of the ABAA and are certified members of the Appraiser's Association of America.

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