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Title(s):

The Song of songs : the authorized version / together with a new translation, an introduction and notes by W.O.E. Oesterley ; with engravings on copper by Lettice Sandford.

Additional Title(s):

Bible. O.T. Song of Solomon. English. Authorized. 1936.

Published/Created:
[London] : Golden Cockerel Press, 1936.
Physical Description:
59 p. : ill., plates ; 39 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
BS1483 .O313 1936+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Limited edition of 204 copies: 1-4 on vellum; 5-204 on Batchelor's paper with a special spring-goddess watermark (5-69 being specially bound and accompanied by six additional plates).
Title page printed in black and red.
Text printed in double columns.
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 58 of a limited edition of 204 copies. Bound in publisher's original half calf and buckram, by Sangorski and Sutcliffe, London.
Subject Terms:
Bible. O.T. Song of Solomon. English. Authorized. 1936 -- Illustrations.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1936.
Golden Cockerel Press -- Publisher.
Sangorski and Sutcliffe -- Bookbinder.
Form/Genre:
Private press books (Publishing) -- England -- London.
Contributors:
Oesterley, W. O. E. (William Oscar Emil), 1866-1950.
Sandford, Lettice, engraver.
Golden Cockerel Press, publisher.
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