Lot 2330
Autumn Auction: Decorative Art, Interiors, Silver, Jewellery, Classic Cars and Books & Prints
[STOLS, A.A.M.] – MILTON, J. The Sonnets of Mr. John Milton, both English and Italian.

[Maastricht], The Halcyon Press, 1929, 28,[2] pp. Large 8vo, orig. blind-stamped brown morocco (bound by L. Malcorps) with gilt-lettered ribbed spine, top edge gilt, in the orig. slipcase.

¶ Van Dijk 186. Printed in the Italic type cut by Christoffel Van Dyck (1601-1670) in 361 copies by Joh. Enschedé en Zonen (Haarlem) for A.A.M. Stols. One of 30 Roman numb. copies of the DE-LUXE EDITION printed on “Imperial Japanese paper” (bound in full morocco) & one of 5 Roman numb. copies not for sale. Typographical design by Jan van Krimpen. ¶ Ex bibliotheca W.H.E. baron Van der Borch van Verwolde (1910-1943) with his book-plate mounted on upper paste-down. – Spine sl. rubbed/ discol. Occ. sl. foxed, but else in good condition.

€ 300,00
€ 500,00