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7 June 2005
WHITE, Diana. The Descent of Ishtar. Hammersmith: Eragny Press, 1903. 8°, printed in red and black, frontispiece by Esther Pissarro after Diana White, border printed in green and initials printed in red by Esther Pissarro after Lucien Pissarro. Original paper boards with repeated pattern of daisies printed in green, paper label lettered in red mounted on upper cover, uncut, partly unopened. ONE OF 226 COPIES. PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed on the front free endpaper by Lucien Pissarro, "To Ernest & Enid Verity from Lucien & Esther Pissarro." Tomkinson 18.
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