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Lot 0115
Heading: (Landacre, Paul, illustrator)
Author: Lucretius
Title: De Rerum Natura: Of the Nature of Things
Place Published: New York
Publisher:Limited Editions Club
Date Published: 1957

Illustrated with wood-engravings by Paul Landacre. (8vo), full blue leather with gilt decorated spine, raised bands; publisher's slipcase. No, 64 of 1500 copies printed by the Ward Ritchie Press.

Signed by Landacre at the colophon. Attractive edition of the classic work by Lucretius; printed by Ward Ritchie and featuring the wood engravings of Paul Landacre. With the decorative bookplate of Edward P. Goodrich.


Some wear to slipcase with light sunning to edges; just a bit of light rubbing to volume; near fine or better volume in very good slipcase.

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Nature of Things w/Paul Landacre illustrations.

Estimate $200 - $300May 17, 2018
San Francisco, CA, USA