First Mardersteig edition. Number 109 of a limited edition of 290 copies signed by the author. This is the most beautiful edition of the Four Quartets, printed on large paper in Dante type by Giovanni Mardersteig on the hand-press of the Officina Bodoni in Verona; it was originally published in New York in 1943.
Quarto. Original cream parchment gilt lettered spine, marbled paper sides, top edges gilt, others untrimmed. With the slipcase. An excellent copy.
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