HORACE WALPOLE. THE A.W. MELLON LECTURES IN THE FINE ARTS 1960 NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART WASHINGTON
[ Walpole, Horace]: Lewis, Wilmarth S.
Price: 125.00 USD
[ [New York]: Pantheon/Bollingen, 1960. Quarto. Gilt red cloth. Rear joint crimped in manufacture, else fine in acetate dust jacket, as issued. First (private) edition, issued in an unspecified "Limited edition for Private Distribution," the year prior to the public edition. Inscribed and signed by Lewis at Christmas of 1960. This edition differs in several respects from the public edition (letterpress vs. offset, different selection and arrangement of plates, etc.). Bollingen Series XXXV.9. Uncommon.