A Mad World My Masters, And Other Prose Works

Breton, Nicholas

Published by The Cresset Press Ltd., London, 1929
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Title: A Mad World My Masters, And Other Prose ...

Publisher: The Cresset Press Ltd., London

Publication Date: 1929

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Original green cloth with gilt decorations on both covers. Gilt lettering on red paper on the spine. 5 3/4 X 9 1/2. This is a 2 Volume Set. Set is Complete. From the colophon, "This edition is limited to 500 copies on mould-made paper, numbered 1-500, and to 30 copies on hand-made paper, numered1-XXX. The number of this copy is 112 of 500 copies." Volume I, 228 pages and contains the following, Introduction, Fantasticks, Wits trenchmour, A mad world my masters, Characters upon essay's, The court and country. Volume II, 249 pages and contains the following, Elogy of Queen Elizabeth, The wil and wit, The author's dream of strange effects, The scholler and the souldiour, The miseries of Mavillia, The praise of virtuous ladies, A dialogue between anger and patience, A phisitions letter, A farewell and A post with a packet of mad letters. Deckled edges. Top edge gilt. Pages are very clean and complete. Binding is tight. Very nice set. Bookseller Inventory # 017799

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