Petronius. A Revised Latin Text of the Satyricon.
with the Earliest English Translation (1694), now first reprinted with an Introduction, together with one hundred illustrations by Norman Lindsay. London : privately printed by Ralph Straus, 1910. Quarto, gilt-lettered quarter-vellum over papered boards (edges rubbed, some restoration to the vellum), top edge gilt, other edges uncut, 303 pp, one hundred black and white plates by Lindsay, faint traces of erased handwriting in pencil to title page, the margins of several pages with minor signs that something was once affixed (notes or extra illustrations), the verso of one plate with a postcard attached, apart from these unusual condition notes it is a very clean and firmly bound copy of a rare book.
Limited to 265 copies (250 for sale), signed and numbered by Norman Lindsay and Ralph Straus.