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Signed by translator and artist w orig. drawings
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Description
Heading: (Beowulf)
Author: Porter, John, translator
Title: Beowulf
Place Published: [Market Drayton, England]
Publisher:Tern Press
Date Published: 1984
Description:


[103] pp. Translated by John Porter. (8vo) 25.5x16 cm (10x6¼"), gray morocco with inlaid red morocco celtic cross on cover. First Edition. No. 3 of 10 special copies with original pen and ink drawings by Nicholas Perry on Chilham paper. The special copies are numbers 1-10 of an edition limited to 310. No.'s 300-310 presumably hors de commerce.



Signed by John Porter and Nicholas Perry at the colophon, as issued. No.'s 11 through 300 were printed on Views of the Rhine paper, with etchings from the original drawings.

Condition
Sunning to spine, a few scuffs, else fine.
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Signed by translator and artist w orig. drawings

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Description
...
Heading: (Beowulf)
Author: Porter, John, translator
Title: Beowulf
Place Published: [Market Drayton, England]
Publisher:Tern Press
Date Published: 1984
Description:


[103] pp. Translated by John Porter. (8vo) 25.5x16 cm (10x6¼"), gray morocco with inlaid red morocco celtic cross on cover. First Edition. No. 3 of 10 special copies with original pen and ink drawings by Nicholas Perry on Chilham paper. The special copies are numbers 1-10 of an edition limited to 310. No.'s 300-310 presumably hors de commerce.



Signed by John Porter and Nicholas Perry at the colophon, as issued. No.'s 11 through 300 were printed on Views of the Rhine paper, with etchings from the original drawings.

Condition
...
Sunning to spine, a few scuffs, else fine.

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