ASHENDENE PRESS. The Wisdom of Jesus, the Son of Sirach, commonly called Ecclesiasticus. Chelsea: Printed at the Ashendene Press, 1932.<BR />
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ASHENDENE PRESS. The Wisdom of Jesus, the Son of Sirach, commonly called Ecclesiasticus. Chelsea: Printed at the Ashendene Press, 1932.
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ASHENDENE PRESS.
The Wisdom of Jesus, the Son of Sirach, commonly called Ecclesiasticus. Chelsea: Printed at the Ashendene Press, 1932.
Quarto. Printed in red and black. Hand-illuminated initials in blue, green and red. Original orange vellum, spine gilt-lettered and ribbon ties by Douglas Cockerell of the W. H. Smith bindery. Custom board slipcase. Fine.

LIMITED EDITION, one of 328 copies. "... in my humble judgement it is one of the most satisfactory of the books of the Press" (Hornby 38).
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