OF UNICORNES HORNES

(The Regular Cheloniidae Press Edition)

1984

First Thus /”The Regular Edition”(Limited to 150 numbered copies)

By: Thomas Browne (Illustrated with 16 Wood Engravings by Alan James Robinson)

Cheloniidae Press [Northampton, MA]

8vo (unpaginated)

Hardcover [Quarter-vellum over handmade paper-covered boards]

Item Number: 17337

$350.00

Description

A beautiful volume from illustrator Alan James Robinson’s exquisite fine press, the text taken from Chapter XXIII of “PSEUDODOXIA EPIDEMICA or Enquiries into very many received Tenents and commonly presumed truths,” written by Sir Thomas Browne in 1646.
This is the Regular Edition, number 51 of 150 copies SIGNED by the artist on the colophon page, the book bound in quarter vellum over handmade paper-covered boards. This is a virtually mint copy.