THE JEWEL A ROMANCE OF FAIRYLAND.

[Portland, ME: The Baxter Society, 1990]. Two volumes. Large octavo. Cloth and boards, and gilt lettered wrapper over stiff wrapper. Illustrations, facsimiles and plates. Fine in slipcase. Item #WRCLIT83790

First public edition of this private calligraphic "book" presented by Kent to Hildegarde Hirsch in 1917. The accompanying volume of commentary includes a Preface by Sally Kent Gorton and a detailed essay on the text and its history by Eliot Stanley. From a total edition of five hundred copies printed at the Stinehour Press, this is one of one hundred Benefactor copies signed by Gorton.

Price: $300.00