London, South Kensington
16 February 2001
ASHENDENE PRESS -- The Wisdom of Jesus, the Son of Sirach, commonly called Ecclesiasticus, London: Ashendene Press, 1932. 4°, Subiaco type printed in red and black, hand-coloured initials in blue and green by Graily Hewitt, Ida D. Henstock and Helen E. Hinkley, original limp orange vellum, spine lettered in gilt, silk ties, slipcase. LIMITED TO 353 COPIES, THIS ONE OF 328 ON BATCHELOR HAND-MADE PAPER. Ashendene Press XXXVIII: "one of the most satisfactory of the books of the Press".
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