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GLUE AND LACQUER FOUR CAUTIONARY TALES

Written by Harold Acton, Lee Yi-Hsieh, Arthur Waley
Illustrated by Eric Gill, Denis Tegetmeier
Published by The Golden Cockerel Press in 1941

GLUE AND LACQUER FOUR CAUTIONARY TALES
Written by Harold Acton, Lee Yi-Hsieh, Arthur Waley. Illustrated by Eric Gill, Denis Tegetmeier.
Published by The Golden Cockerel Press. 1st. 1941. Hardback.

Translated from the Chinese by Acton & Yi-Hsieh. With Illustrations from Drawings by Gill, interpreted on copper by Tegetmeier. Limited edition to 350 copies. Printed on mould-made paper and bound in 1/4 morocco. Yellow cloth covers, with gilt title. Preface by Waley.

Very good condition. This is Copy No. 72. Leather spine is faded, with wear to edges; couple of tiny chips to base. A few small bumps along cover edges and to corners. Foxing, mostly to endpapers, outer page edges and some to page margins. All engravings are present.

Stock no. 2126393

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