Prayers Written at Vailima [Scarce Chatto & Windus Edition Illuminated by Alberto Sangorski]

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis; Mrs. R. L. S. Stevenson (intro.); Alberto Sangorski (illumination)

Price: $250.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: VG+


Ivory paper covered boards, lettered in red. Covers show mild, typical foxing/toning, with spine panel more tan than white. Mild shelf wear. Firm binding, clean interior. Stated 3rd impression: 1922 on rear colophon, with no date given for original issue. [28] pp., bound French-fold excepting first and final 4 pages. Each prayer is printed on a separate page in calligraphic text, with illumination unique to that prayer. Exceptional. Exterior VG to VG+, interior Fine.

Title: Prayers Written at Vailima [Scarce Chatto & Windus Edition Illuminated by Alberto Sangorski]

Author Name: Stevenson, Robert Louis; Mrs. R. L. S. Stevenson (intro.); Alberto Sangorski (illumination)

Categories: Imprints & Bindings, Poetry, Illuminated Manuscripts, Icons, Mediaeval Art,

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: London, Chatto and Windus: 1922

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: VG+

Jacket Condition: Not Issued

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 038468