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The 1928 prospectus of Nonesuch books, 1928

1 box

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Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

only 1 with prospectus for Limited Editions inserted

8vo, pp. 19, [20]; prospectus for upcoming titles from the press, including the Nonesuch Shakespeare, North's Plutarch, De Motu Cordis by Dr. William Harvey, Selected Poems of Thomas Beedome, Letters from Joseph Conrad, The Works of Izaak Walton, The Complete Poetry and Selected Prose of John Donne, Miss Wilson's Life of William Blake, Pilgrim's Progress and The Life and Death of Mr. Badman, Pindar's Pythian Odes, Blake's Poetry & Prose. Original brown printed wrappers. Prospectus for Nonesuch Unlimited Editions loosely inserted.


Arrangement follows the order of the original Excel inventory.


London: The Nonesuch Press

Collection History

Processing Information

Finding aid created via automated processes by Regine Heberlein, 2017.

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The 1928 prospectus of Nonesuch books; Collection of Ephemera Relating to the Marketing of Books, RBD2, Rare Book Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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