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Pervigilium Veneris = the vigil of Venus / translation by F.L. Lucas ; engravings by John Buckland-Wright.
Additional Title(s):

Vigil of Venus

Pervigilium Veneris. English & Latin.
[London] : The Golden Cockerel Press, Rolls Passage, 1939.
Physical Description:
27, [1] pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PA6557 .P47 1939+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Title across facing pages.
Parallel Latin and English texts.
"Privately printed in Great Britain for subscribers only, at the Golden Cockerel Press, in 14pt. Golden Cockerel type, on Batchelor hand-made paper, and finished on the 31st day of August, 1939. Compositor, A.H. Gibbs. Pressman, H. Barker. The edition is limited to 100 numbered copies."--Verso of title page.
Bibliography of the Golden Cockerel Press, 1921-1949, 141
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 7 of 100. Bound in original yellow full morocco, by Sangorski & Sutcliffe.
Subject Terms:
English poetry -- 20th century -- Translations from Latin.
Latin poetry -- Translations into English.
Latin poetry.
Private press books -- England -- London -- Specimens.
Aquatints -- 1939.
Private press books (Publishing) -- England -- London.
Golden Cockerel Press, publisher.
Lucas, F. L. (Frank Laurence), 1894-1967, translator.
Buckland Wright, John, 1897-1954, engraver.
Sangorski & Sutcliffe, binder.

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