(Dean, Mallette). Cervantes, Miguel de
Title THE DIALOGUE OF THE DOGS
Book Condition Fine, bound in hand-printed cloth of the design ''El Prado'' (a pattern of red poppies on a field of yellow and white) from the Costa del Sol Collection; hand-set, printed damp on an 1846 Columbian hand-press on hand-made rag paper with the Allen watermark.
Edition First edition thus, limited to 140 copies. Large quarto. In original clear acetate jacket.
Publisher (Kentfield, California): (The Allen Press), (1969).
Seller ID 14354.00
One of Cervantes' waggish "Exemplary Novels" written in 1704, here presented in a singular fine press edition; 15th Century decorative initials, and ornaments engraved by Mallette Dean (many depicting canines!) border every page. Allen Press Biblio #33.
Illustrated Books. Limited Editions. Spanish Literature. Fine Press.