The Letters of a Portuguese Nun
Mariana ALCOFORADO & E. Allen ASHWIN (transl.) – The Letters of a Portuguese Nun.
Talybont Dyffreyn [North Wales]: Francis Walterson, 1929.
Printed in 225 hand-numbered copies. This is number 40. Printed by the Burleigh Press at Lewin’s Mead in Bristol.
Original publisher’s yellow cloth spine, yellow and black patterned paper-covered boards, gilt title spine. Untrimmed page edges.
Large 8vo: hand-coloured frontispiece, xij, 36pp., pp.. Frontispiece designed by Joanna Gill and engraved by R.J. Beedham.
Very fine copy.