(New York: Kurt H. Volk, 1944).
Small octavo. ff. (8). Copy no. 201 of "a very limited edition." Signed by typographer Kurt Volk, who designed and produced this little gem. Contains two color illustrations by Volk. The type is set in Freehand, a calligraphic face, with large red initials. Volk retouched the proofs "to give the feeling of calligraphy." The wide floral borders that adorn each page are decorated with green, blue, purple, and orange flowers, and per the colophon, "embellished with pure gold." Bound in full brown cloth bearing elaborate gilt decorations that repeat the border and illustrations inside. A leading mid-century typographer, Volk hand-produced... more information
Price: 100.00 USD