An Aesop's Fable. The Old Man and Death. AESOP, Peter and Donna THOMAS.
An Aesop's Fable. The Old Man and Death.

An Aesop's Fable. The Old Man and Death.

Santa Cruz: The Good Book Press, 1986. Limited Edition. Miniature Book (7.5 x 6.7cm or 3 x 2 5/8 inches); Unpaginated [4, blank] [10pp] [2, blank]; two linoleum cuts by Donna Thomas; printed on paper made by Peter; Hand-made paper over boards; lettered in black on spine; black device on front board.

Limited edition of 200, this is copy number 65 (1-25 were printed on vellum). Glen Dawson's copy sans distinguishing marks. Fine. Item #1346

Aesop's fable The Old Man and Death enjoys a succinct retelling by Peter Thomas. Bradbury, 20th Century US Miniature Books, No. 45.

A note on provenance: Glen Dawson (1912 - 2016) was an LA rare bookseller, publisher, mountain climber and outdoorsman. As a publisher he specialised in collectible and miniature books.

Price: $55.00