The Noble Knight Paris & the Fair Vienne. [Translated oute of Frensshe in to Englisse by William Caxton at Westmestre, 1485.
[ Allen Press].

One of 130 copies printed on French handmade paper. Printed in black and red in Romanée types adapted from the Caxton 1485 edition. Eight wood-engravings by Mallette Dean, hand-colored by Dorothy Allen. Spine lightly toned, but far less darkened than in most copies we have handled. A near fine copy in publisher's slipcase. An attractive fair early Allen Press publication. Quarter parchment over gray boards, decoratively stamped in dark gray. Quarto. 43 leaves. (Item ID: 15982)


Allen Bibliography 18.

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