London: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1928. First Thus. Cloth. Large 8vo. Black cloth with gilt lettering and decoration on spine and cover. Grey stained top edge. Deckle edge. Hand-pressed paper. Frontispiece and illustrations by Tealby throughout. 220 pp.
Minor rubbing to corners, particularly header of spine. No jacket as issued. Hinges overopened. Previous owner's 1931 inscription on verso of front free endpaper. Several pages unopened. Tight and clean.
This is a finely printed limited edition collection of the romances of Voltaire. A very handsome edition with Tealby's classic illustrations and unopened pages. Very good +. Item #1395