# 26622


Lysistrata By Aristophanes. (Presentation copy to Francis Crosslé)

$1,250.00 AUD

Done into English verse by Jack Lindsay with illustrations and decorations by Norman Lindsay. Sydney: Fanfrolico Press, 1925. Quarto, quarter white cloth over gilt-stamped boards (corners bumped and worn, a water stain to the upper right corner marking the first few pages), tipped-in plates by Norman Lindsay. Limited to 136 copies, signed by Jack Lindsay. A very good copy. ‘The first title to appear under the imprint of The Fanfrolico Press’. Arnold 5.

Dr. Francis Crosslé’s copy (Norman Lindsay’s personal physician and close friend), with an warm pen inscription to him from Jack Lindsay, Phil Lindsay and John Kirtley dated 2/2/26.