(Sands, Ben). Carey, Henry
Title THE DRAGON OF WANTLEY: A Rendition in Regency Dress of a Burlesque Opera in Three Acts Founded on the Old Yorkshire Ballad of a Most Dreadful Combat
Book Condition Fine, in fuchsia cloth shelfback over marbled boards with pink foil printed label; no dust jacket. ''The whole embellished with 20 cuts by Ben Sands.''
Edition First edition thus: limited to 200 copies, SIGNED by the artist.
Publisher (London): Shoestring Press, 1960.
Seller ID 50547.00
"This burlesque opera was discovered on a sunny day in the spring of 1958 in a sixpenny volume on a junk-stall."--from Sands' Foreword. Designed, illustrated, hand-set, and printed on dampened paper by Ben Sands, at his Shoestring Press.
Illustrated Books. Signed. Limited Editions. Theatre.