19: Rubaiyat And Vathek From Lec Valenti Angelo Illus
Title: Rubaiyat and Vathek from Limited Editions Club illustrated by Valenti Angelo
Description: Includes: The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam of Naishapur. Translated by Edward Fitzgerald. 6x4, blind-stamped mustard morocco, spine lettered in gilt, acetate, chemise, slipcase. No. 11225 of 1500 copies. 1935. * Beckford, William. Vathek: An Arabian Tale. Translated by Herbert Grimsditch. 6╝x4, gilt-decorated orange morocco, chemise, slipcase. No. 689 of 1500 copies. 1945. Together, 2 volumes. Designed, illustrated & hand-illuminated by Valenti Angelo.Each signed by Valenti Angelo in the colophon.
Heading: (Angelo, Valenti)Place Published: [New York]
Publisher: Limited Editions Club
Date Published: 1935 & 1945
First slipcase starting to split at one seam, rubbing to spine of chemise; 2nd with just a little shelf wear to chemise; volumes both fine.