SONNETS FROM THE PORTUGUESE. Elizabeth Barrett BROWNING.

SONNETS FROM THE PORTUGUESE

New York: Limited Editions Club, 1948. Valenti Angelo. Hardcover. Elephant folio (10-1/2" x 15") bound in full blue unfinished linen stamped with gold leaf in a hand-moulded case covered with the same material. Introduction by Louis Untermeyer. The text is reprinted from that of the Fourth Edition of Browning's POEMS, published in 1856; the sonnet now numbered XLII was included in the series for the first time. Embellished with decorations in red, blue, and gold by Valenti Angelo, applied to the sheets through silk screens. Copy #39 of 1500 SIGNED by the artist on the colophon page. Spine mildly sunned. About Fine in a Very Good slipcase rubbed on one side. Item #017794

Price: $115.00