New York: The Grolier Club, 1891. Limited Edition. Hardcover. One of three hundred forty-four copies on hand made paper printed by the De Vinne Press; Octavo; pp. (x), 115, and a colophon; Three plates; full polished red morocco with the Grolier Club insignia in gilt at center of the front board and the spine lettered in gilt, top edge gilt, deckled edges; Light wear at edges; A minor abrasion to the spine, another at the top edge right front board;. Very good. Item #12845
A beautifully made book. BAL # 4390; Biography of Washington Irving by Curtis for the Grolier Club. This copy bears the bookplate of a noted author of cookery books, Helmut Lothar Ripperger;.