by [Dulac, Edmund (illus.)]. Rosenthal, Leonard
NY: Brentano's [printed by the Whitefriars Press, London] . Limited edition, #559/675 of the American issue (after 100 signed copies). 4to (11.25" x 9"). , 150,  pp. With 10 plates of tipped-in color illustrations by Dulac, each with printed tissue guard. In quarter cream cloth and silver-illustrated paper over boards, paper title label to front cover, spine stamped in gilt, t.e.g., patterned gray endpapers. Minor chipping at corners and bottom edges, light rubbing/soiling to spine and boards; a few spots of foxing in text. A celebration of the pearl's place in history, myth, and – perhaps most crucially for Rosenthal, a leading pearl dealer – commerce, featuring 10 striking illustrations by Dulac. . VeryGood. Hardcover .
(Inventory #: 37800)