By: Walter Pater [Lusius Apuleius]
New York, The Heritage Press, Limited Editions Club: 1951
Edition: No Additional Printings Indicated
Seller ID: 2404
Binding: Cloth Hardcover
Condition: Near Fine
64 pgs. Near Fine condition cloth hardcover, gilt lettering to front and spine, clean, bright, unmarked. Rust colored cloth with matching text block edges. Very slight trace of rubbing to cloth at corners. Without slipcase or hourglass pamphlet. Illustrated frontis and five additional full page color illustrations by Edmund Dulac. Special edition by The Limited Editions Club for the George Macy Companys, Inc. Recounts the story as first set down by Lucius Apuleius in his "Transformations" (The Golden Ass), re-told by Walter Pater in his novel "Marius the Epicurean". The Prologu... View More...