CAXTON, William (1422?-1491). The Dictes and Sayings of the Philosophers: A Facsimile. Detroit, MI: Cranbrook Press, 1901.
4to. Printed in black-letter throughout. Title and final text leaves printed within elaborate double-page woodcut border, woodcut initials, head- and tail-pieces, hand-coloring to five head- and tail-pieces and a portion of the final border. Original half vellum, cloth-covered boards, brown morocco lettering-piece gilt (some minor chipping to lettering-piece, some minor soiling).
LIMITED EDITION, number 72 of 244 copies, printed in the manner of Caxton's 1477 edition, one of the earliest books printed in England.
Property from the Collection of Rhoda H. Clark and The Monastery Hill Bindery
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