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Number 405 of a limited edition of 1500 copies, numbered and signed Frederick Warde the typographer and binder. This copy is also one of the approximately 500 copies with signature of Alice Hargreaves on a blank leaf following the half title page. Gilt tooled lettering and decoration on red leather. All edges of text are gilded. Spine is slightly faded, though lettering and decoration remains bright. There is a little wear at spine ends, and rubbing and light chipping along the joints with covers. Light rubbing at corners. The book plate of M. Weiss is seen on the front paste down, as well as a small bookseller's sticker on the bottom paste down. Tape stains are seen on both the top and bottom end leaves, which are also a little darkened along edges. Volume remains tight, and is otherwise bright and very clean. Lacking the slipcase and the publisher's newsletter.