Golden Cockerel Press - Henry VIII. Miscellaneous writings.


Golden Cockerel Press - Henry VIII. Miscellaneous writings.

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Miscellaneous Writings of King Henry the Eighth, King of England, France and Ireland: in which are included Assertion of the Seven Sacraments, Love Letters to Anne Boleyn; Songs; Letter to the Emperor; Two Proclamations; Will. Edited by Francis Macnamara. Crown 4to, 26cm, pp.218, colophon, Printed & Published at The Golden Cockerel Press, Waltham Saint Lawrence, 1924.

Handset in Caslon and printed in red and black. One of 35 (365) special copies printed on hand-made paper, signed by the editor and illustrator, specially bound. Illustrated with four wood-engravings by Robert Gibbings. Binding of quarter maroon leather, spine gilt, the boards covered with dull red paper; in gold upon the front Henry VIII's device. Armorial bookplate of Norman Bruce. Spine dulled, extremities bumped. A good copy.

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