A fine copy in fine dust jacket with light fading to extremities; the green dust jacket is printed on spine and front panel: "Some Limericks"[differing from jacket described by Woolf A27e]. DOUGLAS, Norman. SOME LIMERICKS. Collected for the use of Students, & ensplendour'd with Introduction, Geographical Index, and with Notes Explanatory and Critical by Norman Douglas. [see Woolf A27e for the source of this reprint, which was a pirated edition, published, under a false imprint, in Paris in 1951, by Les Editions du Chene][Colophon states: "One thousand copies of this edition were printed by the Brownbent Press, Boston, Mass. "]. Octavo, stiff unprinted white wrappers in green printed dust jacket, 118 pages.
Good. Hardcover, privately printed, #309 of 750 copies. Owner's bookplate. Tears to the top corners of the binding showing the inner boards. The fore-edge has been nicked or bumped. Bright and complete with sound square binding.
Very Good- No Jacket. Octavo. Spine and covers uncreased; old water stain, affect lower third of cover and diminishingly through about page 16. Woolf A27e. Pirated edition, issued by Les Editions du Chêne in 1951, under fictitious imprint. / "One thousand copies of this edition were printed by the Brownbent Press, Boston, Mass. Some Limericks: Collected for the Use of Students & Ensplendourd'd with Introduction, Geographical Index, and with Notes Explanatory and Critical.
Fine in Fine jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Superb collection of very obscene limericks with an amusing commentary by Norman Douglas. Machine numbered limited edition 0004/1000 copies produced in Paris c.1951.
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