THE SAMOS APHRODITE, by Norman T.A. Munder - 1918 [Ltd Ed:100]


Create Wishlist


The Samos Aphrodite 

by Norman T.A. Munder

Private Press, Edition Limited to 100 published by: Parish-Watson Co. Inc. New York, NY. 1918. 

Hardback is overall in VERY GOOD condition.

  • Gilt-stamped cloth covers exhibit minimal signs of commensurate age and wear. 
  • Boards are moderately stained and rubbed, most notably the discolored white areas, and exhibit mild edgewear with the front right edge appearing sunned. Please see photos. 
  • Corners are heavily rubbed with expose board. 
  • Spine is secure and exhibits moderate stains, exposed ends where the cloth is missing and a .75" closed tear along the rear ridge. Please see photos. 
  • Binding is firm. 
  • Endpapers are gently age-toned and stained and exhibit light creases along the deckle edges. Please see photos. 
  • Frontispiece is present with intact tissue guard and appears gently age-toned with faint stains to the perimeter though the illustration remains unworn with minimal signs of age and wear. Please see photos. 
  • Plates are gently age-toned and stained along the perimeter of the border though the illustrations remain unworn with minimal signs of age and wear. 
  • Interior is gently age-toned and stained though overall exhibits minimal signs of age and wear. 
  • Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks.
  • Deckle edges. 
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
  • JS20181001

Unpaginated. 22.5" by 14.25". 

An early 19th century volume composed of handmade paper with letterpress print and four halftone plates. All produced by Norman T.A. Munder, with closing remarks by author Ernest Govett. Expertly bound in gilt-stamped cloth boards and privately pressed by Parish-Watson of New York in a Limited Edition of 100.

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

International first class shipping includes a handling charge to cover insurance.

Domestic orders over $250 include a handling charge to cover signature confirmation.

#panoplybooks #rarebooks #bookboutique #collectiblebooks #antiquebooks #vintagebooks #bookstore
We invite you to view our Shipping & Returns policies, or to contact us  with any questions.


Modified Item: No
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
Binding: Hardcover
Region: North America
Original/Facsimile: Original
Language: English
Special Attributes: Illustrated
Subject: Art & Photography
Topic: Ancient
Place of Publication: New York NY
Publisher: Parish-Watson Co. Inc.
Year Printed: 1918
Author: Ernest Govett Norman T.A. Munder
Shipping: Shipping rate calculated at checkout


leave a review