London: Elkin Mathews & Marrot, 1930. Vellum. Very Good. A tight copy of this elegant 1930 edition of Dostoevsky's "The Grand Inquisitor", translated from its original Russian by S.S. Koteliansky and with a lengthy Introduction by D.H. Lawrence. THIS IS COPY #1 OF 300 ISSUED. Solid and VG+ in its full vellum, with almost none of the bowing to the boards usually associated with this edition but with a degree of staining to the rear panel. Octavo, "printed in Linotype Estienne type on Kelmscott hand-made paper by George W. Jones at The Sign of the Dolphin in Gough Square, London" (Inventory #: 13244)
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