Item #6514 [Roycroft Press- Hand-Illumined by Lawrence Mazzanovich, One of Forty, Specially Illumined] The Deserted Village. Oliver Goldsmith.
[Roycroft Press- Hand-Illumined by Lawrence Mazzanovich, One of Forty, Specially Illumined] The Deserted Village
[Roycroft Press- Hand-Illumined by Lawrence Mazzanovich, One of Forty, Specially Illumined] The Deserted Village
[Roycroft Press- Hand-Illumined by Lawrence Mazzanovich, One of Forty, Specially Illumined] The Deserted Village
[Roycroft Press- Hand-Illumined by Lawrence Mazzanovich, One of Forty, Specially Illumined] The Deserted Village

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[Roycroft Press- Hand-Illumined by Lawrence Mazzanovich, One of Forty, Specially Illumined] The Deserted Village

East Aurora: Roycroft Press, 1898.

First Edition. 4to, (11 x 9 inches). Original beige paper covered boards, wide green cloth spine with gilt-ruled borders and gilt lettering on cover. Beautifully Hhand-illumined by Lawrence Mazzanovich, important Roycroft artists introduced to the firm by W. W. Denslow. His work is highly regarded by purveyors of fine Roycroft limited editions. Signed and numbered to limitation page "No. 26 Elbert Hubbard," and below, :in calligraphy: "Specially Illumined by Lawrence Mazzanovich (in signature)."And at top of the page, inscribed: "No's one to forty are specially illumined." The superb watercolor initials feature extended designs by Mazzanovich with many colors and stylized features. Very scarce and desirable. Corners chipped, slight soiling to boards, internally fine. "On a High Shelf," David Ogle OB-016-98 and the binding featured in color (pg. 203).

Price: $3,850.00   Item #6514

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