19 June 2007
POE, Edgar Allan (1809-1849). The Mask of the Red Death. Baltimore: Aquarius Press, 1969.
2o. 16 COLOR LITHOGRAPHS BY FEDERICO CASTELLON, with an extra suite of the lithographs and 6 additional color lithographs created as marginalia, each signed and housed in a separate portfolio. Original quarter leather and brocade cloth; black cloth clamshell box.
LIMITED EDITION, number XVI of 25 copies inscribed by Castellon and with the extra suite of lithographs, from a total edition of 500 copies. (2)
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