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ROLFE, Frederick, Baron Corvo.

Corvo, 1860-1960.

A collection of Essays by Various Hands to Commemorate the Centenary of the Birth of Fr. Rolfe, Baron Corvo. Edited by Cecil Woolf and Brocard Sewell and with an introduction by Pamela Hansford Johnson.

Published: Aylesford: Saint Albert's Press, 1961

Stock code: 105677

Price: £125

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First edition, signed limited issue, in the scarce jacket. Number 299 of 300 copies only, signed by the editors. A further 14 copies were printed on Hodgkinson’s handmade blue-laid paper, and finely bound. The volume includes essays by Brian Fothergill, David Lodge, Donald Weeks, Houedard and a piece by the great George Sims on the Benson-Rolfe manuscript.

Octavo. Original pale yellow cloth, titles to spine gilt, top edge gilt. With the glassine jacket. A fine copy in the jacket with minor loss to foot of spine panel.

Bibliography: Woolf B25.

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