Haarlem: Limited Editions Club, 1965. John Farleigh. Hardcover. Tall octavo (7-1/4" x 11") bound in two shades of fine linen buckram-- ivory and powder-blue--divided horizontally, with two rows of decorative ornaments stamped in gold along the joint, and with spine labels of the same shades of buckram applied to the contrasting areas. Printed by the Joh. Enschede en Zonen printing house in Holland on paper made in Holland specially for this edition. Translated and with an introduction by Rex Warner. Illustrated with sixteen monochrome drawings by John Farleigh executed in line and wash over a buff background. Copy #1175 of 1500, issued unsigned. Fine in a Very Good slipcase with some splitting. Item #018879
"Poison enveloping the mind of the man
who would rule as tyrant, makes him trust no one"