CUPID AND PSYCHES. Lucius Apuleius.
CUPID AND PSYCHES.
CUPID AND PSYCHES.

CUPID AND PSYCHES.

The excellent narration of their marriage translated into English by William Adlington out of the Latine Bookes of the Golden Asse by Apuleius, 1566. Pp. [60](last colophon), all within decorative borders printed in red; demy 8vo; qr. dark red parchment, spine lettered in gilt, Italian patterned papered boards (also used as endpapers), bottom fore-corner of lower board a trifle bruised, the spine faded; book label of David Levine, Sydney, on verso of upper free endpaper, a little light foxing; The Nonesuch Press, London, 1923. Edition limited to 625 copies. McKitterick 7. *Lacking the slipcase. Printed by the Pelican Press on Vidalon handmade paper. The borders were designed by Geofroy Tory, circa 1523. The text is taken from the fifth (1639) edition of Adlington's translation. Item #162964

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