Bodley Head booklet - James Joyce. Concerning Ulyssses


Bodley Head booklet - James Joyce. Concerning Ulyssses

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James Joyce. Concerning Ulysses and the Bodley Head. [Lithographs by Charles Mozley.] 8vo, 23cm, Fly-title, 6 plates with facingtext, colophon, The Stellar Press, Barnet, for The Bodley Head, December 1961.

Six auto-lithographs by Charles Mozley, printed in sepia (two with a second printing in pale mauve), timmed to bleed and tipped onto japon vellum paper. Each drawing accompanied by a brief quotation from Ulysses. Sewn into pink paper covers with the title in black (upper cover slightly soiled). One of 165 copies (this 'out-of-series'). Very good condition.

A private issue to celebrate the twenty-fifth anniverary of the first publication of Ulysses by The Bodley Head. Lambert and Radclffe list this as the first Bodley Head booklet, although it does not conform to the series in size or appearance.

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