Plays of Euripedes. Wood engravings by R.A. Maynard and H.W. Bray.
Montgomeryshire: Gregynog Press , 1931.
Limited to 500 copies, this being number 189. (14 15/16 x 10 1/8 inches; 380 x 256 mm). Two folio volumes. [1, blank, i-vii] viii-ix [x-xii] 1-269 [colophon, 4, blank]; [4, blank, 1-6] 7-263 [colophon, 4, blank]. Each volume with sixteen wood-engravings designed by R.A. Maynard and H.W. Bray, chosen by T.B.L Webster from fifth-century Greek vase paintings.
Publisher's full terra-cotta cloth. An emblem stamped in gilt on the front board pf each volume. Spine lettered in gilt. Fore-edge and bottom edge uncut. Some very light foxing to top edges and a few pages throughout. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown of each volume. Overall a near fine set.
Harrop 18. Ransom 18.
HBS # 65523 $500