Four Quartets.London: printed by Giovanni Mardersteig on the hand-press of the Officina Bodoni in Verona, for Faber & Faber, 1960 Stock Code: 136811
First Officina Bodoni editionFirst Bodoni edition, number 87 of 290 copies signed by the poet. A magnificent piece of book production executed in Verona under the direction of Giovanni Mardersteig, the greatest printer of the 20th century.
Quarto. Original white quarter vellum marbled boards, titles to spine gilt, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. In the publisher's marbled slipcase.
Vellum slightly spotted, tips a touch worn. A very good copy in the neatly repaired, slightly worn slipcase.
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