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Handbound Books Including Signed "On the Cliffs" by Algernon Swinburne and More

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Title and Author/Editor On the Cliffs (Algernon Swinburne), Three Fragments from the Posthumous Papers (Conrad Fiedler), The Tempest (William Shakespeare), Poems (Li Po)
Genre Literary and Classic, Plays, Poetry
Illustrator John Tuska (American, 1931–1998)
Binding Cloth on board, Accordion fold
Publisher or Printer The Anvil Press, The King Library Press, Transylvania Univeristy, Stamperia del Santuccio
Publication Year 1980, 1951, 1993, 1984
Period Mid to Late 20th Century, Vintage
Place of Publication Lexington, KY
Edition Statement Limited Edition
Language Engish
Signed Yes
Signed by John Tuska
Number of Books 4
Additional Information The Tempest includes a chiaroscuro woodcut by Gloria Thomas. Poems includes a translator’s note and finding list, as well as Tunes from the T’ang record.
  • Please note that records, cassettes, CDs, DVDs, VHS tapes, and all other forms of audio and video recording are not tested for functionality.


- generally tight bindings and hinges; light rubbing, discoloration, and wear to boards; bumped spines and corners; page toning; wear to slipcases.


1.5" W x 11.5" H x 9.0" D

- measures Poems.

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