The golden ass

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Edition Notes

Edited by George Sampson.

Engraved t.p. in red and black.

Reproduces the text of the first edition of Aldington's translation "Imprinted at London in Fleet Streate at the signe of the Oliphante by Henry Wykes. Anno 1566."

"Of this edition two hundred copies have been printed for sale ... and twenty for presentation"--cf. p. [1].

"Chiswick Press: Charles Whittingham and Co. ... London"--cf. p. [227].


WSU MASC copy has an inked correction in the Table [of contents] p. 223, possibly added by the publisher.

WSU MASC copy is no. 18.

WSU MASC copy has pencil sketch of a nude made by Virginia Woolf on front flyleaf.

The Chiswick library of noble writers, Chiswick library of noble writers
Other Titles
Golden ass of Apuleius., Apuleius.

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[8], 226, [1] p. :
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