# 41828

NORTON, Rosaleen, 1917-1979; GREENLEES, Gavin

The art of Rosaleen Norton /​ with poems by Gavin Greenlees

$950.00 AUD

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Sydney : Walter Glover, 1982. De-luxe edition limited to 50 numbered copies signed by the publisher (this copy is out of series). Facsimile reprint of the first edition (Sydney: Walter Glover, 1952). Quarto, red cloth with gilt lettering to front board and spine (as the first edition, rather than the blue cloth of the standard second edition), illustrated endpapers, printed on high quality white paper (rather than the cheaper cream paper of the first edition or the yellowish paper of the standard second edition), pp 78, [1] bibliography, illustrated in b/w, with 4 colour plates (not to be found in the 2013 Teitan Press edition), in publisher’s slipcase (lightly marked). An excellent copy. Survey of the work of the infamous Sydney occultist and artist Norton, popularly known by the sobriquet of ‘The Witch of King’s Cross’.

A scarce edition.