The Book of Jonah.

GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS (1926.)

£1500.00 

"Engravings of tremendous power, in which the harmony between the designs and the type was managed with great skill"

Illustrated by David Jones with 14 wood-engravings. One of 175 copies. 4to., original white cloth. Uncut. Waltham St. Lawrence, The Golden Cockerel Press. Waltham Saint Lawrence, The Golden Cockerel Press. 

An extremely good copy, with one small area of foxing to one leaf. Binding with one light bump to the upper fore-edge corner, otherwise exceptionally clean. Printed in a relatively small edition, this was the first of the three important books illustrated by Jones for the Golden Cockerel Press. Cave and Manson describe its "engravings of tremendous power, in which the harmony between the designs and the type was managed with great skill . . . a totally successful conclusion." 

Stock Code: 227924

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