The Kingdom of This World; Translated by Harriet de Onis. With etchings by Roberto Juarez. Introduced by John Hersey

(New York): Limited Editions Club, (c1987). First edition thus, 1/750 copies signed by the illustrator and Hersey. Large 4to. xiv, (2), 104 pp. Plates. A novel of Haiti's bloody 1791 revolution. "The text has been printed at Wild Carrot Letterpress on mould-made Cartiere Enrico Magnani paper. The etchings were printed 'chine colle' on hand-made Japanese tissue to hand-made Richard de Bas paper, by Peter Pettengill, Paul Taylor, and Bruce Chandler. The design is by Benjamin Shiff." Black quarter-morocco and silk, publisher's cloth slipcase. Fine. (2614). Item #56033

Price: $225.00

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