London, South Kensington
22 September 2004
BLACK SUN PRESS -- CROSBY, Harry. Aphrodite in Flight. Being Some Observations on the Aerodynamics of Love. Paris: Roger Lescaret for The Black Sun Press, 1930. 4° (135 x 97mm). Title printed in red and black. Original printed wrappers, glassine dustwrapper, cloth chemise with gilt leather lettering-piece, cloth slipcase, unopened (book block split and a little loose, wrappers and dustwrapper with short clean tear on spine and upper panel, chemise lettering-piece slightly chipped). Provenance: Gotham Book Mart, Inc., New York (bookseller's ticket on lower wrapper).
FIRST EDITION, ONE OF 27 HORS COMMERCE COPIES. Minkoff A37; Published in Paris p.409.
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